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Coyotes Announce Schedule

Two meetings with Wyoming and road games against Air Force and Kansas State highlight the South Dakota men’s basketball schedule released by interim head coach Joey James.

Twins Salvage Chicago Win

Scott Diamond pitched into the seventh as Minnesota avoided a three-game sweep by beating the White Sox 4-3 at U.S. Cellular Field.


Vikings To Face New Look Browns

The Vikings will need to quickly change their game plan against the new-look Cleveland Browns


Pelini Gets Backing

Nebraska is sticking behind head football coach Bo Pelini.

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Chiefs In Thursday Game

The Chiefs are in Philadelphia tonight to take on the Eagles in this week’s Thursday night matchup.

Sox Trip Twins Again

Dayan Viciedo had three hits and two RBI as the White Sox defeated the Twins 4-3 at U.S. Cellular Field


Big 10 Coaches Respond

Big Ten football coaches say there aren’t many places where they can unload frustrations about fans, reporters or anyone else without paying a price.


Twins Helping Lynx

The Minnesota Twins are stepping up to the plate to support their neighbors across the street.


GPAC Tabs Weekly Best

The Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) has announced its weekly football Players of the Week.


Jackrabbit Gets Soccer Award

South Dakota State women’s soccer goalkeeper Nicole Inskeep was named Defensive Player of the Week by The Summit League for her performance last weekend.

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Two Killed in Wrong Way Collision on Highway 50

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The Yankton County Sheriff’s office says two people were killed in a head on collision on Highway 50, about five miles east of Yankton.

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SD Counties Look to 2016 Legislature for Financial Help

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While education funding and teacher pay have gotten most of the attention, counties will also be standing in line when the 2016 session of the South Dakota legislature opens in January.

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SD Board of Regents to Consider Alcohol on Campus Policy


The South Dakota Board of Regents will consider a report at their meeting this week that could lead to allowing some use of alcohol on the six state university campuses.

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SD School Boards Set Legislative Priorities


The Associated School Boards of South Dakota held their annual delegate assembly last week to help set direction for the 2016 legislative session.

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A Dialysis Center Opens at Avera Sacred Heart Hospital in Yankton.

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A new outpatient dialysis center has opened at Avera Sacred Heart Hospital in Yankton.