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Coyote Among Elite

South Dakota senior linebacker Tyler Starr finished ninth in the Buck Buchanan Award voting announced Monday by The Sports Network.

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Vikings Pound Eagles

The Eagles’ five-game winning streak came crashing to a thud as the Vikings rolled to a 48-30 win at Mall of America Field.

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SDSU Women Add To Streak

It was another quality win for the South Dakota State women’s basketball team Sunday.

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Love Leads Timberwolves

Kevin Love posted 30 points and nine rebounds to power the Timberwolves to a 101-93 win over the Grizzlies in Memphis.

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Twins Re-sign Pelfrey

The Twins have agreed to re-sign right-hander Mike Pelfrey to a two-year deal.

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Royals To Add Infielder

The Royals are close to an upgrade at second base.

Vikings Host Eagles

The Vikings host the red-hot Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday at the Metrodome.

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Showdown In Iowa

Number-17 Iowa State hosts Number-23 Iowa at Hilton Coliseum tonight.

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Wild Fall In Shark Tank

Joe Pavelski scored a pair of goals as the Sharks skated to a 3-1 win over the Wild at The Shark Tank.

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Jacks Share Cup Lead

At the conclusion of the 2013-14 fall season, IUPUI and South Dakota State are tied atop the leaderboard in the race for The Summit League Commissioner’s Cup with 21 points.

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Utility Frustrated With River Nitrate Management

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Iowa’s largest water utility is restarting special equipment to remove nitrates from the water it uses from the Des Moines and Raccoon Rivers to its customers.

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Nebraska Governor Not to Support Death Penalty Repeal

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Governor Pete Ricketts finds himself at odds with the legislature after a week in which the Unicameral passed a number of crime bills.

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Sioux City Teens Hospitalized, One Dead After Smoking Synthetic Drug

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A Sioux City teenager died and three others were hospitalized after police say they became ill while smoking a synthetic drug.

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Nebraska Legislators Debate Death Penalty Repeal

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Nebraska legislators have given preliminary approval to a bill to do away with the death penalty.

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Health Checks Part Of Safety Precautions

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When it comes to safety preparedness, most people think about smoke alarms, disaster kits, and escape plans.