James Shields and two relievers combined on a five-hitter as the Royals reeled off their ninth straight win with a 9-2 triumph over the Twins at Target Field. Scott Diamond was rocked for all seven runs in five-plus frames to fall to 5-and-10. Justin Morneau homered for Minnesota. Diamond and Aaron Hicks were optioned to Triple-A Rochester after the game. Oswaldo Arcia is being recalled from the minors and the Twins will add a pitcher to the roster over the weekend.
The candidates running for District 17 Legislature have different ideas about the expansion of Medicaid for South Dakota.
Four candidates for the South Dakota Legislature have different opinions about education funding.
Captain John Broers is District Commander for the Motor Carrier Division of the State Highway Patrol.
A smaller trade deficit and a surge in defense spending buoyed U.S. economic growth in the third quarter.