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Cyclone Gets Big 12 Honor

Iowa State’s Jarvis West is being honored by the Big 12 Conference.

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Lynx Celebrate Title

The Minnesota Lynx celebrated their second WNBA championship in three years Monday with a parade through downtown Minneapolis.

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Panthers Crush Vikings

Cam Newton threw for three touchdown passes and ran for another score, and the Panthers romped past Adrian Peterson and the Minnesota Vikings 35-10 on Sunday.

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SDSU Player Earns MVC Honor

South Dakota State University cornerback Winston Wright has been named Missouri Valley Football Conference Defensive Player of the Week.

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Coyote Earns Weekly Award

University of South Dakota redshirt freshman running back Trevor Bouma has been named Missouri Valley Football Conference Newcomer of the Week.

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It’s Loud At Arrowhead

Arrowhead Stadium is reclaiming its title as the loudest NFL stadium

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Huskers Moving Up

Nebraska is three spots higher in this week’s “USA Today” top-25 college football poll.

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Jacks Seek Bounce Back

The Jackrabbits are seeking a return to their winning ways.

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Huskers On The Road

The Nebraska football team is on the road Saturday at Purdue

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Timberwolves Win In Sioux Falls

Othyus Jeffers had 13 points and six rebounds to lead the Minnesota Timberwolves to a 98-89 preseason victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Thursday night.

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Prison Delays May Cause Legal Action

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Iowa’s top prison official says legal action is likely against the designers blamed for months of delays in opening a new state prison.

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Officials Say Power Transmission Line Would be Good For Nebraska

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Officials say the high-voltage electrical transmission line that's proposed to cut through 220 miles of Nebraska's Sand Hills region is designed to have a positive impact on the entire state's power infrastructure.

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Ricketts To Offer Fresh Perspective On Corrections

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Governor-elect Pete Ricketts promises to bring a fresh perspective to the prison problem in Nebraska.

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Rail Board Busy

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With one major rail construction project on the board and several more possibilities, the South Dakota State Rail Board has become quite active.

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City May Change Plans For Land

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A recent study by a Chicago consulting firm found that the retail market in Yankton is pretty well served, with little room for any more large stores.