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SDSU Women Pull Upset

A victory over a nationally ranked team has kicked off a homestand for the South Dakota State women’s basketball squad.

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Championships Coming To Sioux Falls

National championship events for NCAA Division II are coming to Sioux Falls and its new facilities.

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Cassel Gets The Nod

Matt Cassel will again be under center when the Vikings host the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday.

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Timberwolves Rally For Win

Kevin Love posted 26 points and 15 rebounds as the Timberwolves used a big second half to top the 76ers 106-99 at Target Center.

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Augie All American

Augustana senior Holly Hafemeyer earned American Volleyball Coaches Association first
team All-America honors and junior Courtney Ysker was named an All-America
honorable mention in a release from the AVCA.

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Jacks Fall To Gophers

South Dakota State stayed with Minnesota for the first 18 minutes of the game, but the Golden Gophers used a late first half spurt and an early second half run to secure a 75-59 win over the Jackrabbits at Williams Arena.

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Coyotes Nipped By K-State

Kansas State survived a three-quarter shot at the buzzer to beat South Dakota 64-62 Tuesday night.

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USD Women Win At Home

Junior guard Raeshel Contreras came off the bench to score a season-high 21 points to lead South Dakota to an 87-67 win against Northern Iowa Tuesday night inside the DakotaDome.

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Timberwolves Gain Road Win

Kevin Love scored 26 points, grabbed 16 rebounds and handed out seven assists to lead the Timberwolves to a 121-94 rout of the Pistons at The Palace of Auburn Hills.

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Vikings Prepare For Eagles

The Minnesota Vikings will hit the practice field again today as the team gets ready for Philadelphia on Sunday.

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University Partnership With Software Company Working

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University of South Dakota computer science students continue to benefit from a partnership with Eagle Creek Software in Vermillion.

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Short Budgets Make Finding Teachers Hard

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Finding teachers for South Dakota school districts will continue to be difficult due to budget shortages.

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Teacher Shortage Studied

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Members of the South Dakota Legislature’s Planning Committee heard about the problems school districts are having finding qualified teachers.

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Health Insurance Premiums Expected To Increase

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An official with the Nebraska Health Care Alliance estimates when the federal health care law fully goes into effect in several months, requiring all policies to be compliant, the expense will be staggering.

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Shortage Of Lawyers In Rural Nebraska

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Too many rural Nebraska counties have no practicing lawyers.