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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.

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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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SDSU Season Ends In Playoffs

Walter Payton Award finalist Vernon Adams threw for five touchdowns, including two in a pivotal third quarter, to lead third seeded Eastern Washington to a 41-17 victory over South Dakota State in second round action of the FCS playoffs.

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Rounds Prepares To Take Office

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South Dakota Senator-elect Mike Rounds is in the process of hiring staff, and finding office space both in South Dakota and Washington.

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Economist Discusses TIF Districts

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Tax increment financing districts can be a good tool when used appropriately.

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Governor Says Iowa In Good Financial Shape

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Iowa Governor Terry Branstad says while the state is in pretty good financial shape, that could change quickly.

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BCBS Rejects Deal

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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska rejected the latest proposal by CHI Health as a way to end a contract dispute.

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Negotiators Far Apart

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Negotiators for the State of Iowa presented a contract proposal that differs greatly from the one submitted earlier this month by the largest state employees' union.