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Twins Waste Albers Effort

Esmil Rogers and three relievers combined on a five-hit shutout as the Blue Jays blanked the Twins 2-0 at Target Field.


Huskers To Host Rated Team

Nebraska will face its toughest test to date this Saturday when they host UCLA.


Wrestling Gets Reprieve

Iowans are celebrating the decision of the International Olympic Committee to keep wrestling in the Summer Games in 2020.


Vikings Open At Detroit

The Vikings open up the 2013 regular season on Sunday in Detroit against the Lions.


Jacks Face Old Rival

The nationally ranked South Dakota State University football
team faces its first road test of the season Saturday, traveling to Grand Forks, N.D., for a meeting against longtime rival North Dakota.


Twins Begin Homestand

The Twins begin a 10-game homestand tonight against the Toronto Blue Jays at Target Field.


Huskers Seek Second Win

Nebraska will try to make it 2-and-0 to start the football season when they host Southern Miss tomorrow.


Hawkeyes Seek Bounceback

The Iowa Hawkeyes will try to bounce back from their season-opening loss this Saturday.

Jacks Release Schedule

A schedule is now set for another season of Jackrabbit basketball


Coyotes Add Assistant

South Dakota head women’s basketball coach Amy Williams has announced the hiring of Joshua Hutchinson as assistant coach.

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Firefighters Respond To Early Morning Fire

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Yankton Firefighters were called out this morning to a fire at Baldwin Filters, just northeast of the city.

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SOS’s Office Working Through Backlog


Besides handling all of the election duties, the South Dakota Secretary of State’s office is the location for most business filings in the state, from incorporations to loan and mortgage filings.

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Road Assessment Approved

Road Construction

The Yankton City Commission approved a special road assessment at their meeting last night that will lead to major improvements on north Douglas Avenue.

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Future Of Football Field Studied


The Yankton School Board at their meeting last night heard results of a public survey on the future of the Crane-Youngworth football field.

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Northwest Iowa Town Finds Radon Problem


Akron, in northwest Iowa has a large numbers of homes with a radon problem.