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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.

Peterson Gets Checkup

Vikings running back Adrian Peterson does not have a Lisfranc injury

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Hawkeyes Roll On

Melsahn Basabe scored 12 points with 11 rebounds to lead Iowa in a 92-59 drubbing of Fairleigh Dickinson last night.

Jacks, Coyotes On The Road

The South Dakota State Jackrabbits battle the Minnesota Golden Gophers tonight at Williams Arena in Minneapolis.

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Brewer Fined By NBA

Timberwolves forward Corey Brewer has been fined five-thousand-dollars by the NBA for violating the league’s anti-flopping rule for the second time this season.

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Frazier Gets Award

Former Nebraska quarterback Tommy Frazier is being inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame tonight.

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Heartbreaker For Vikings

Marlon Brown caught a nine-yard touchdown pass from Joe Flacco with four seconds left to lift the Ravens over the Vikings 29-26 from a snow covered M&T Bank Stadium.

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Area Teams Get Bowl Bids

Iowa, Nebraska and Minnesota have each received their assignments for post season football Bowl action.

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Jacks Win Historic Matchup

In the first wrestling dual ever held in the Sanford Pentagon, South Dakota State (1-3, 0-0) defeated old North Central Conference foe Augustana, 17-15 in front of 1,182 fans.

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Coyotes Split In Rapid City

A pair of University of South Dakota basketball games played in Rapid City Saturday produced a split decision. The Coyote…

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Two Dead in Northeast Nebraska Crash

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Two people were killed in a head on accident in Cedar County Nebraska.

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Petition Effort To Restore Death Penalty Completed

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A referendum petition drive far exceeded the number of signatures needed to keep the repeal of the death penalty from taking effect...and to force a vote on the issue.

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Authorities Seek To Control Mussels

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Now that growing numbers of zebra mussels have been confirmed in Lewis & Clark Lake, the focus changes to slowing the spread of the invasive animal.

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South Dakota Students Above Average

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A.C.T. scores from last spring’s testing have been released by the South Dakota Department of Education, and the states students continue to score above the national average.

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School Districts Seek Additonal Funding

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A record number of Minnesota school districts -- 66 at last count -- are asking voters to increase property taxes this year so they can construct new buildings.