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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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Iowa Unemployment Drops

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The state unemployment rate in Iowa dropped in December, and a spokesperson for Iowa Workforce Development says the state is getting close to "full employment."

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Bill Seeks To Prevent Wage Theft

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Four Iowans who say they've been the victims of wage theft testified at the statehouse Tuesday, part of an effort by Senate Democrats to build support for a bill that would require businesses to provide employees with a written record of how they're to be paid.

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Nebraska Concerned About Possible Measles Outbreak

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Nebraska health officials express concern that a measles outbrak that began in Disneyland could spread throughout the country.

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Resolution Would Demand End To US Department Of Education

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The South Dakota House debated a resolution yesterday calling for the abolition of the US Department of Education.

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River Levels Low

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Levels on area rivers are very low at the moment, just weeks before the first official flood predictions of the late winter.