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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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Midwestern Economy Down From August

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The Creighton Economic Forecasting Group released the monthly survey of economic indicators throughout the Midwest.

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Minimum Wage Increase Would Affect More Than Minimum Wage Workers

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A recent analysis of an increase in the minimum wage finds that workers making more than minimum wage could also see upward pressure on their income.

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South Dakota Infant Death Rate Down in 2013

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The number of babies that died during their first year of life was down in 2013.

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El Nino Could Mean More Winter Moisture

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South Dakota State Climatologist Dennis Todey says the coming winter could be a wet one with milder temperatures.

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Changes To Iowa Snap Program

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It now costs Iowa grocery stores and other businesses more to accept payments through the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program.