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Willingham On Waivers

Twins outfielder Josh Willingham is on trade waivers, according to multiple reports.

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Viking Receiver Sidelined

The Vikings have placed wide receiver Greg Childs on the physically unable to perform list.

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Royals Add Depth

The Royals have added a potential power bat for their bench.

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Stanzi Picked Up By Jags

Former Iowa quarterback Ricky Stanzi has a new NFL home.

Jacks, Coyotes Rated High

South Dakota State and South Dakota are both top 15 ranked men’s cross country teams in the Midwest Region.

Twins Host Royals

The Twins return home to open a three-game series with the Kansas City Royals tonight at Target Field.

Update On Williams

The Vikings are receiving some good news regarding defensive tackle Kevin Williams.

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Vikings Roster Shakeup

Vikings fullback Jerome Felton is being suspended three games without pay for violating the NFL’s substance abuse policy.

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Chiefs Tight End Hurt

Chiefs head coach Andy Reid is confirming that tight end Tony Moeaki has a fractured shoulder.

Vikings Lose At Frisco

Christian Ponder threw for 116 yards, two touchdowns and an interception as the Vikings fell to the 49ers 34-14 in San Francisco.

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Improvements Needed in Minnesota Child Protection Laws

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The State of Minnesota must continue to press for 24/7 response to child abuse reports in all 87 counties -

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Iowa Auditor Finds Misspent Unemployment Funds

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A report from State Auditor Mary Mosiman finds Iowa Workforce Development paid out more than 909-thousand dollars in unemployment benefits that should not have been paid.

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Iowa Legislators Disagree over Medicaid Changes

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Democrats in the Iowa Senate plan to pass a bill that would stop Governor Branstad's plan to move the 560-thousand Medicaid patients in Iowa into private managed care plans.

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El Nino Could Lead to Muddy Fields This Spring

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An Iowa State University climatologist says the current El Nino weather pattern could mean slow planting this spring.

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Health Organizations in Nebraska Watching the Zika Virus

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Health organizations are carefully monitoring the spread of the Zika virus after a large outbreak in May of last year in Brazil.