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Cyclones Name Offensive Coordinator

Former Kansas football coach Mark Mangino is the new offensive coordinator at Iowa State.

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NBA Reschedules Timberwolves Game

The NBA is rescheduling last month’s game between the Timberwolves and Spurs for April 8th in Minneapolis.

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Twins Prospect Suspended

One of the Twins top prospects is being suspended by Major League Baseball.

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Huskers May Need Assistant

The Nebraska Cornhuskers may need a replacement on the sidelines next season.

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Hawkeyes Fall To Unbeaten Badgers

Ben Brust hit four straight free throws after Iowa coach Fran McCaffery was hit with back-to-back technical fouls, helping turn momentum in Wisconsin’s favor as the No. 4 Badgers beat the No. 22 Hawkeyes 75-71.

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Coyotes Rout Visitor

Tyler Flack scored a season-high 16 points and Trevor Gruis added 15 points as South Dakota rolled past Iowa Wesleyan 86-52 Saturday at the DakotaDome.

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USD Women Continue Roll

The University of South Dakota women’s basketball team has now won seven of its last eight games after a Saturday victory.

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SDSU Women Run Over By Irish

Four players scored in double figures for No. 2 Notre Dame (12-0) in a 94-51 win over South Dakota State (9-7) Thursday in women’s basketball.

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Coyotes Snap Losing Skid

The University of South Dakota found a new hero as the Coyotes earned a home victory Thursday.

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Vikings Face Off Field Issues

Former Vikings punter Chris Kluwe says he was released by the team before the season for his outspoken support of gay marriage.

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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.