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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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Demand For Smoke-Free Housing Increases

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State health officials say the demand for smoke-free housing is increasing in Iowa.

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Nebraska’s Job Outlook Strong

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An upbeat job market is expected in Nebraska during the final three months of the year, according to a new survey.

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Hillary Returns To Iowa

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Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has given the broadest hint yet that she is a likely 2016 candidate for the Democratic Party's presidential nomination.

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Foley On The November Ballot

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Nebraska State Auditor Mike Foley will be on the November ballot as republican Governor Candidate Pete Ricketts running mate.

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Congress To Work On Continuing Resolution

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While federal lawmakers don’t plan to spend many days in Washington before the November elections, they do have to make sure the government can continue to operate beyond the end of the fiscal year on September 30th.