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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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The City of Yankton’s Sales Taxes Have Turned Around

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After some errors by the state revenue department, the sales taxes for Yankton are looking much better.

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Wanted: Marina Operator

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The current lease for the operation of the marina at the Lewis and Clark State Recreation Area is set to expire at the end of this year, and the South Dakota Department of Game, Fish and Parks is looking for someone interested in taking over.

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Transportation Bill Is Short Term Fix

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Before adjourning earlier this month, Congress passed another short term transportation bill. That bill continues the bulk of funding for highway construction projects across the country, but only until next spring.

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District 40 Candidates Debate

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The two candidates for the District 40 Senate seat in the Nebraska Unicameral debated this week in Hartington.

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Raise For Social Security Recipients

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Folks on Social Security will see a one point seven percent increase in their benefits starting on January first.