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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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Twins Bring Back Bartlett

The Minnesota Twins have agreed to terms with former starting shortstop Jason Bartlett on a minor league contract that includes an invitation to spring training.

Ponder Remains Number One

The quarterback carousel in Minnesota is staying put for another week.

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Wild Notch Victory

Mikko Koivu scored the tiebreaking goal in the closing minutes of the third period and added two assists to lift the Minnesota Wild to a 4-3 win over the Ottawa Senators on Wednesday night.

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GPAC Honors Football Best

The 2013 Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) Football All-Conference Team has been selected after a vote of the league coaches.

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Nebraska Playoffs Continue

The finalists were determined in two more classes of Nebraska prep football playoff action Tuesday.

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Timberwolves Overcome By Wizards

The Wizards stormed back from a 16-point deficit to notch a 104-100 win over the Timberwolves at the Verizon Center.

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Twins Swap Hurlers

The Twins and Pirates have swapped pitchers.

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Wild Streak Snapped

Max Pacioretty netted a hat trick to lead the Canadiens over the Wild 6-2 at the Bell Centre.

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Jacks Secure First Win

Five Jackrabbits scored in double figures and two posted double-doubles as South Dakota State cruised to an 83-62 win over Southwest Minnesota State for its first win of the season in front of 2,521 fans at Frost Arena.

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Drunk Boating Monitored

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Law enforcement officers were scattered around Iowa last weekend monitoring lakes and rivers for drunk boaters as part of the national Operation Dry Water campaign.

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Less Bacteria, More Algae in Iowa Lakes

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Sunny days with less rainfall have helped clear up some of the bacteria problems in the water at Iowa park beaches.

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Iowa Governor Vetoes School Spending

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Iowa Governor Terry Branstad has been hinting for weeks that he was unhappy with the legislature's bipartisan compromise on education funding.

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Caution Needed With Fireworks Displays

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Everyone loves a backyard fireworks display or attending a big show on the 4th of July.

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OSHA Investigating Nebraska Explosion

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The U-S Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration opened an investigation into Wednesday's explosion at Sapp Bros. in West Point, Nebraska.