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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.

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Vikings To Face New Look Browns

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

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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.

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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

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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.

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Twins Helping Lynx

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

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GPAC Tabs Weekly Best

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

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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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Volleyball Honor For Coyote

USD outside hitter Kendall Kritenbrink was named the Summit League’s Volleyball Offensive Player of the Week on Monday.

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University of Nebraska President Calls for Major Impact on Water Resources

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University of Nebraska President Hank Bounds says the support the university receives from the state attracted him to the position.

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Iowa Lottery Considering Online Gaming

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Iowa Lottery officials are monitoring states that are experimenting with the electronic sale of lottery tickets.

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Yankton Middle School to Add Art Teacher

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The Yankton School Board has decided to add a full time art teacher back to the staff at the Middle School.

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Dakota State University Names New President

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José-Marie Griffiths, vice president for academic affairs at Bryant University in Smithfield, R.I., will become the 23rd president of Dakota State University.

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City Budget Process Begins

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The Yankton City Commission has begun the initial work to put together a budget for 2016.