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Vikings Shuffle Roster

The Vikings have waived running back Joe Banyard and signed offensive tackle Mike Remmers.

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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.

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.

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.

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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Iowa Legislature Wraps Up Early

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The 2016 session of the Iowa legislature wrapped up late last week with compromises in funding for Planned Parenthood and the Department of Transportation.

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SD District 18 Gets Independent Senate Candidate

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Matt Stone of Yankton has filed to run for the state Senate from District 18 as an independent.

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First Step on Nebraska Property Taxes

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Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts and many state Senators point to the twenty million dollars in property tax relief passed by this year’s Unicameral as a major achievement.

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Threats of Severe Weather

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While temperatures are starting to warm to near normal, that means the threat of severe weather won’t be far behind.

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Nebraska Unicameral Approves Infrastructure Bank

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Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts hopes the 600-mile expressway system can be completed now that the Unicameral has approved creation of the state infrastructure bank.