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SDSU Runner Sets Jackrabbit Mark

The SDSU men’s cross country team made history on Friday afternoon as Trent Lusignan qualified as the first Jackrabbit to make the NCAA D-I Cross Country Championships.

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Showdown At The Dome

State bragging rights will be on the line Saturday as South Dakota State travels to South Dakota for a key Missouri Valley Football Conference matchup

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Vikings Head West

The Vikings head west to take on the NFC-leading Seattle Seahawks on Sunday at CenturyLink Field.

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Montana Ends Frost Arena Streak

South Dakota State had the longest D-1 home win streak in the country snapped Thursday.

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Titles Decided In South Dakota

Three state championship crowns were earned Thursday in South Dakota high school football playoff action at the Dakota Dome.

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Iowa Playoffs Continue

The pairings have been set for a pair of title games next week after semifinal round action Thursday in two Iowa high school football classes.

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Cyclones Top USD Women

No. 18 Iowa State outscored the South Dakota women’s basketball team 31-15 over the final 8 minutes, 30 seconds to top the Coyotes 88-72 on Wednesday night at Hilton Coliseum.

Jackrabbit Men, Women Add Recruits

Both the South Dakota State University men’s and women’s basketball teams added four recruits on Wednesday.

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Coyote Women Sign Nebraskan

South Dakota women’s basketball coach Amy Williams has announced the signing of Kate Liveringhouse of Bellevue West High School (Neb.) to a National Letter of Intent.

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Timberwolves Add Victory

Kevin Love tallied 33 points, eight rebounds and six assists to power the Timberwolves to a 124-95 win over the Cavaliers at the Target Center.

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Onward Yankton Big Idea Search Nears End

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The Onward Yankton group is now in the process of reviewing the final six proposals in the search for the “next big idea.”

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Mid America Economic Index Slumps

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The Creighton University Mid-America Business Conditions Index for August, a leading economic indicator for a nine-state region stretching from Arkansas to North Dakota, slumped for the month.

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Repairs on Gavins Point Dam Nearing Completion

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Final repair work on Gavins Point Dam from flooding in 2011 should wrap up later this month.

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SD Retirement Laws Committee To Meet

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The Retirement Laws Committee of the South Dakota Legislature meets tomorrow (Wednesday) in Sioux Falls.

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Trade Mission Returns From South America

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A delegation of Iowa corn growers and livestock producers just returned from a trade trip to South America.