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Jacks Begin Playoff Run


The South Dakota State University football team will make its fourth consecutive Football Championship Subdivision playoff appearance, traveling Saturday to face the University of Montana in first-round action.

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Showdown In Lincoln

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It's the last game on the regular season schedule and it has great significance for Iowa and Nebraska.

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SDSU Women Edge Pittsburgh


Junior Kerri Young’s 3-pointer in the closing minutes helped the South Dakota State women’s basketball team defeat Pittsburgh, 55-54, in its opening round game of the Paradise Jam at the University of the Virgin Islands.

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Iowa Women Win, Men Lose


The nationally ranked Iowa women posted a basketball win on Thanksgiving while the unranked Hawkeye men lost a decision.

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MVFC Tabs Season Honors


The Missouri Valley Football Conference has announced its top honors and they include RB Marshaun Coprich of Illinois State; DB Deiondre' Hall of UNI; QB Aaron Bailey of UNI; DE Andrew Van Ginkel of South Dakota and coach Bob Nielson of Western Illinois.

National Sports

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The weekend sports schedule


From the Associated Press, here’s a look at some of this weekend’s major sporting events. All times are listed in…

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Cowboys’ Romo ‘done for season’


Dallas Cowboys veteran quarterback Tony Romo will miss the rest of the National Football League season after re-injuring his collarbone for the second time in 10 weeks, according to an ESPN report.

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College football: 5 games you can’t miss


Here is a look at some of the top college football games you'll see this week and their implications for the post-season.

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Referees struggle with respect amid growing hostility


The founder of the National Association of Sports Officials is worried that recent violence against referees is hurting efforts to retain officials around the country.

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Rangers replace Maple Leafs atop hockey’s most valuable list


The Rangers, who return to the top of the rankings for the first time since 2004, were valued at $1.2 billion


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Black Friday crowds thin in subdued start to holiday shopping


America's annual Black Friday shopping extravaganza was short on fireworks this year.

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SPECIAL SECTION: Black Friday & more


Check out the latest shopping tricks, turkey tips, and Black Friday ads.

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9 fresh ideas for Thanksgiving leftovers


Here are a handful of creative ways to use leftovers.

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Three ways to curb holiday spending


Ah, the holidays. A time to get together, celebrate with family and make questionable life choices.

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Secrets for getting the best pieces of turkey


Tips for making sure your turkey is moist and flavorful this Thanksgiving.


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Black Friday crowds thin in subdued start to holiday shopping


America's annual Black Friday shopping extravaganza was short on fireworks this year.

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At least nine injured by gunman at Colorado abortion clinic


Police swarmed an "active shooter" situation unfolding near a Planned Parenthood in Colorado Springs.

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Making headlines this week

Santa Claus participates in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on Thursday, Nov. 26, 2015, in New York. (Photo by Scott Roth/Invision/AP)

A look at some of this week's biggest newsmakers and the headlines you may have missed.

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Smartphones may have role in rise of U.S. traffic deaths


The number of deaths from traffic accidents jumped 8.1 percent in the first half of 2015, suggesting smartphones and other driving distractions could be making America's roadways more dangerous.

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Consumers, retailers face off over deep holiday discounts


Polls show shoppers, who got even bigger discounts closer to Christmas last year, are cautious with their spending and willing to wait for deals.


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Falling Revenues an Issue for the 2016 Iowa Legislature

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Revenues for the State of Iowa have fallen below estimates for the last several months, and could lead to a budget crunch for the 2016 legislature.

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SD MRC Rail Line On Schedule


Reconstruction continues on the Mitchell – Rapid City rail line west of Chamberlain.

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Dairy Group Wants Milk Trucker Provision In Highway Bill

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The dairy industry is hoping conferees will move on a transportation bill the first part of December and include in…

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Senator Has Concerns About Keeping Crop Insurance Deal

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The agreement that was reached between Congressional leaders calling for restoration of crop insurance cuts when they worked out the…

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NCGA Committee Chair Pleased With FSA ARC Modification

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The Farm Service Agency has made a modification to allow growers on a farm with one or more tracts outside…

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Corn Grower Disappointed With EPA Enlist Duo Decision


The decision this week by the EPA to withdraw approval of Dow Chemical’s Enlist DUO herbicide is disappointing to Mitchell,…

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Dow Chemical Responds To EPA Decision On Enlist Duo

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This week the Environmental Protection Agency withdrew its approval of Dow Chemical’s Enlist DUO herbicide. The move came just over…

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Online Help Scam


Iowans may be sitting down to a turkey dinner , but don't be surprised if, even today, the phone rings and it's someone offering to help you and your "ailing" computer.

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Avoid Sharing the Flu

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If you've been sick and get up ready to head out to a family Thanksgiving celebration, you might want to think about staying home.

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