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Lynx Reach Finals Again

It’s another title shot for the Lynx.

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Jacks Battle Bison

South Dakota State and North Dakota State kick off the Missouri Valley Football Conference portions of their schedule Saturday afternoon in a battle of top-10 nationally ranked opponents.

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Indians Hold Off Twins

Like the Wild Card chase, the Twins took the Indians down to the wire Thursday night.

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Vikings Seek London Win

The NFL continues its annual London series this weekend as the Vikings square off with the Pittsburgh Steelers Sunday at Wembley Stadium.

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Gophers Host Hawkeyes

It’s Deja Vu all over again for the Gophers.

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Cyclones Earn First Win

Jeff Woody rushed for three touchdowns as the Iowa State Cyclones defeated the Tulsa Golden Hurricane 38-21 last night.

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Twins Watch Tigers Celebrate

Max Scherzer earned his 21st win and the Detroit Tigers clinched their third straight AL Central title, beating the Minnesota Twins 1-0 on Wednesday night.

Ponder Remains Questionable

Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder is suffering from a rib injury heading into this Sunday’s game against Pittsburgh in London

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Cyclones In Thursday Clash

The Iowa State Cyclones are on the road tonight at the Tulsa Golden Hurricane.

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Hawkeye Earns National Honor

Iowa Hawkeyes cornerback B.J. Lowery was named the Jim Thorpe Defensive Back of the Week yesterday.

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The City of Yankton’s Sales Taxes Have Turned Around

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After some errors by the state revenue department, the sales taxes for Yankton are looking much better.

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Wanted: Marina Operator

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The current lease for the operation of the marina at the Lewis and Clark State Recreation Area is set to expire at the end of this year, and the South Dakota Department of Game, Fish and Parks is looking for someone interested in taking over.

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Transportation Bill Is Short Term Fix

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Before adjourning earlier this month, Congress passed another short term transportation bill. That bill continues the bulk of funding for highway construction projects across the country, but only until next spring.

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District 40 Candidates Debate

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The two candidates for the District 40 Senate seat in the Nebraska Unicameral debated this week in Hartington.

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Raise For Social Security Recipients

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Folks on Social Security will see a one point seven percent increase in their benefits starting on January first.