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Twins Sign Free Agent Pitcher

A person with knowledge of the deal tells The Associated Press that free-agent right-hander Ricky Nolasco and the Minnesota Twins have reached agreement on a contract.

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SDSU Women Win In Mexico

It was a good start to the Mexico trip for the South Dakota State women’s basketball team.

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Starr Earns Conference Award

South Dakota linebacker Tyler Starr has been named the Missouri Valley Football Conference Defensive Player of the Year.

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Timberwolves Fall At Home

Eight players scored in double figures led by Ty Lawson’s 23 points as the Nuggets got by the Timberwolves 117-110 at Target Center.

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Hawkeyes, Cyclones Extend Rivalry

The Iowa Hawkeyes and Iowa State Cyclones are extending their football rivalry.

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Jacks Earn Second Straight

Make it two straight for the Jackrabbits

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USD Women Fall At Creighton

Marissa Janning scored 20 points and three more Bluejays scored at least 10 points as Creighton topped the South Dakota women’s basketball team 63-48 Tuesday night.

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Starr On Buchanan List

South Dakota linebacker Tyler Starr is one of 20 finalists for the Buck Buchanan Award announced by The Sports Network.

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Iowa Speedway For Sale

Iowa Speedway is apparently ready for new ownership.

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Nebraska Champs Crowned

The final three Nebraska prep football champions for 2013 were crowned Tuesday in Lincoln.

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Storm Spotting Class In Yankton

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We all have to take responsibility for our own safety when it comes to severe weather.

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Rounds Votes No On Lynch

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Lorretta Lynch was confirmed by a 56 to 43 vote in the US Senate as the next US Attorney General.

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Executive Board To Meet

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The Executive Board of the South Dakota Legislature holds its first post session meeting on Monday in Pierre.

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Mental Institutes in Iowa Old, But Effective

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Four employees at the state-run Mental Health Institutes in Clarinda and Mount Pleasant testified before the Iowa Senate Oversight Committee Wednesday.

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New University of Nebraska President Tours State

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University of Nebraska President Hank Bounds is new to the position of heading up the university system...and new to the state.