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Wieneke Added To Honor List

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South Dakota State University wide receiver Jake Wieneke was added Wednesday to the official watch list for the STATS FCS Offensive Player of the Year award.

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Wild Open Season On Road


The Minnesota Wild have assigned center Jordan Schroeder to their AHL affiliate, the Iowa Wild.

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T-Wolves Lose Preseason Opener


Kevin Durant scored 15 points in 22 minutes in his first NBA game in eight months and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 122-99 in the preseason opener.

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GPAC Tabs Weekly Golfers


Golfing honors for the week have been announced by the Great Plains Athletic Conference.

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Vikings Discuss Stadium Costs


The public authority overseeing the new Minnesota Vikings stadium and the main contractor building it are headed for a three-day mediation session next month over some disputed costs.

National Sports

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NFL: More in Europe, and maybe L.A. as well


You are going to see more NFL games played overseas.

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Blatter, Platini suspended from soccer by FIFA’s ethics body


FIFA President Sepp Blatter and his possible successor, European soccer chief UEFA Michel Platini, have been provisionally suspended for 90 days, the ethics committee of football's global governing body said.

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PREVIEW: 2015 Presidents Cup


The 2015 President's Cup kicks off in Incheon, South Korea today.

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Cubs beat Pirates after another Arrieta pitching gem


The Chicago Cubs celebrated their first postseason win in 12 years when they beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-0 in the Major League Baseball playoffs on Wednesday.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute


Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Thursday, Oct. 8.


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Amazon taking on Etsy

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Amazon is launching a site for handcrafted goods called Amazon Handmade, hoping to capitalize on shoppers' appetite for homemade items ahead of the holiday season.

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This fire truck is purple for a purpose


A central Pennsylvania volunteer fire company is using a purple fire truck to raise awareness of domestic violence.

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Oh no! We might be facing a pumpkin shortage by Thanksgiving


An unusually wet June has cut yields of the autumn favorite by about half.

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Myths about the flu


It's that time of year again.

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Twitter is having a ‘moment’


Twitter has launched a new feature called "Moments" that helps highlight the top stories being tweeted.


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Volkswagen CEO to face tough questions in congressional hearing


Volkswagen's top U.S. executive is expected to face tough questions on Capitol Hill as the emissions-rigging scandal enveloping the world's largest automaker appears to be deepening.

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House GOP to vote for new speaker, but won’t be last word


Divided House Republicans are meeting to vote on a new speaker as the front-runner, Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy of California, faces a fresh challenge from the hard-line conservatives who forced outgoing Speaker John Boehner to resign.

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Senate approves defense bill despite veto threat


The U.S. Senate overwhelmingly approved legislation on Wednesday that would allow the military to avoid mandatory spending cuts, setting up a likely veto from President Barack Obama, who is pushing for a broader budget deal.

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Media savvy Islamic State grave concern for U.S. at home


A recruiting push by Islamic State militants via thousands of social media postings remains one of the biggest threats facing the United States, military official say.

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10 FOR TODAY: Thursday, Oct. 8


Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.


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Cattle Disappointed with Status Quo on Mandatory Price Reporting

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Many cattlemen are disappointed with the outcome of the Mandatory Price Reporting reauthorization. Ed Greiman is past President of the…

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House Ag Committee Looks at Dietary Guidelines

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Wednesday the House Agriculture Committee held a public hearing to review the dietary guideline recommendations brought forward by an advisory…

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Hughes County 4-H Faces Budget Cuts

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Hughes County South Dakota Commissioners have approved their 2016 budget. The budget is almost $720,000 less than last years. It…

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Pig Farmer of the Year Announced

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The National Pork Board has named an Indiana farmer as their first ever America’s Pig Farmer Of the Year. Keith…

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SD State Fair Shows Positive Numbers

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South Dakota State Fair attendance this year at 210,893 exceeded organizer expectations showing a slight increase over 2014. Fair Director…

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SD Senator John Thune; Democrats Budget Blocking

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The budget is another flash point between Senate democrats and republicans.

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Keystone XL Pipeline Moves to a New Forum in Nebraska

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The siting of the Keystone XL pipeline in Nebraska now moves to the Public Service Commission.

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It’s Flu Season

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Despite the mild early fall weather, health officials are telling us it’s time to get a flu shot.

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SD Blue Ribbon Committee Background Workings

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The Blue Ribbon Task Force on Students and Teachers will meet again on October 29th.

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2015 Northland Ford Truck Give-Away

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2015 Northland Ford Truck Give-Away

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