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Honor For Patterson

Vikings kick returner Cordarrelle Patterson is the NFC Special Teams Player of the Week for Week Eight.

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Pelini Brother Resigns

The brother of Nebraska football coach Bo Pelini is out of a job.

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Timberwolves Open Season

The Timberwolves open up the 2013-14 regular season tonight against the Orlando Magic at the Target Center.

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Prep Playoffs Begin

Round one of South Dakota high school football playoffs began Tuesday night in five of the seven classes.

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Allen Remains A Viking

Vikings defensive end Jared Allen is still wearing purple and gold.

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Gold Gloves For KC Trio

Three Royals are celebrating honors for defensive excellence.

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GPAC Honors Weekly Best

The Great Plains Athletic Conference has named its Players of the Week in football.

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Vikings Question QB Starter

Minnesota Vikings coach Leslie Frazier says he will decide later this week whether Josh Freeman or Christian Ponder will start at quarterback against Dallas on Sunday.

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Huskers Return Home

The Huskers are back home this weekend after a pair of conference road games.

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New Look For Target Center

The Minnesota Timberwolves and the City of Minneapolis have announced a $97 million renovation plan for Target Center.

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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.