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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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Financial Report Released

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The South Dakota Bureau of Finance and Management has released the states comprehensive annual financial report for fiscal year 2014.

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Wait On For Revenue Numbers

South Dakota Capitol

South Dakota lawmakers are back in Pierre today (Tuesday) to start the last nine days of the main run of the 2015 session.

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Ag Land Use Study Killed

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A bill that would have set up a committee to study the actual use of ag land in South Dakota was killed on the Senate floor.

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Report: Government Programs Helping Poor

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A new report shows that government programs have been effective in helping families with children out of poverty.

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Rustling Laws Considered

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Getting caught stealing a horse was a serious crime in the old west.