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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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House Education Committee Repeals Foundation Funding

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The South Dakota House Education Committee voted to repeal the foundation funding legislation.

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Lots Of Lobbying On Gas Tax Proposal

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One Iowa State Senator says the lobbying has been intense as the legislature prepares to take up a proposal to increase the state gas tax.

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Sioux Falls Flood Map Discussed

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South Dakota’s Congressional delegation met with the Federal Emergency Management Agency this week to talk about new flood maps for the City of Sioux Falls.

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More Money Requested For Higher Education

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South Dakota legislators will again be asked to provide higher funding levels for the higher education system.

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Gas Tax Increase Could Be Costly

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The leader of a group created nearly four decades ago to lobby for a smaller state government and reduced taxes say Iowa legislators will pay a price in 2016 if they support a gas tax increase in 2015.