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Colabello Powers Twins

Chris Colabello broke a six-all tie with a grand slam in the top of the ninth inning as the Twins beat the Astros 10-6 from Minute Maid Park.

Williams Sits Out

Vikings defensive tackle Kevin Williams remains sidelined with a hyperextended knee.


Husker QB OK

Taylor Martinez won’t miss any action.

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Iowa Teams Seek Rebound

Iowa is looking to bounce back from a season-opening loss to Northern Illinois


Newcomers Help Twins

Two new additions to the roster helped the Twins to a Sunday win.

Vikings Add Tackle

The Vikings claimed offensive tackle J’Marcus Webb off waivers from the Chicago Bears on Sunday.


Coyote Kicker Honored

A USD newcomer has earned a MVFC honor in his first game.

Jacks Romp In Opener

South Dakota State scored on its second play of the game en route to a win in its season opener.

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Huskers Win, Cyclones, Hawkeyes Lose

Nebraska won despite a scare while Iowa State and Iowa fell in their opening games.

Jacks Open Football Season

The South Dakota State University football team kicks off the 2013 season Saturday night by hosting Butler (Ind.) in non-conference action.

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Falling Revenues an Issue for the 2016 Iowa Legislature

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Revenues for the State of Iowa have fallen below estimates for the last several months, and could lead to a budget crunch for the 2016 legislature.

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SD MRC Rail Line On Schedule


Reconstruction continues on the Mitchell – Rapid City rail line west of Chamberlain.

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Online Help Scam


Iowans may be sitting down to a turkey dinner , but don't be surprised if, even today, the phone rings and it's someone offering to help you and your "ailing" computer.

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Avoid Sharing the Flu

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If you've been sick and get up ready to head out to a family Thanksgiving celebration, you might want to think about staying home.

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Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts; Change Refugee Policy


Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts is sticking with his call for the country to halt any acceptance of Syrian refugees until the process can be completely vetted.