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USD Star Honored

Junior outside hitter Kendall Kritenbrink of USD was named Summit League Volleyball Player of the Year.

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Jacks Seek Playoff Spot

The South Dakota State University football team will attempt to make one final push toward a possible playoff berth Saturday, when the Jackrabbits travel to Youngstown State for a matchup between nationally ranked teams.

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Vikings Visit Packers

NFC North rivals meet for the second time this season when the Vikings head to Lambeau Field Sunday to play the Green Bay Packers.

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SDSU Men Lose, Women Win

It was a split decision Thursday for SDSU basketball fans as the Jackrabbit men lost on the road while the women were winning at home.

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USD Women Lose In Overtime

Kyndal Clark scored 19 of her 26 points in the second half and overtime to lead the Drake Bulldogs past the South Dakota women’s basketball team 89-81 in overtime on Thursday night in the Sanford Pentagon.

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Iowa Titles Decided

Two northwest Iowa high school football teams completed unbeaten seasons with championship victories Thursday.

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Volleyball Tourneys Open

Three classes of South Dakota high school volleyball championships began at three sites Thursday.

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Jacks Men On Road, Women Home

South Dakota State will have both basketball teams in action Thursday with one team home and the other on the road.

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GPAC Tabs Volleyball Honors

The 2013 Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) Volleyball All-Conference Team has been selected.

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Clippers Better Than T-Wolves

Love was in the air but rarely in the basket as the Timberwolves lost again.

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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.