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Jacks Picked To Repeat

Reigning Summit League Cross Country Champions, the South Dakota State men and the North Dakota State women, were selected the preseason favorites to repeat in 2013.

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IFL Adds Bemidji

A northern Minnesota city has landed an Indoor Football League franchise.

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Cyclones Get Receiver

The Iowa State Cyclones have landed wide receiver D’Vario Montgomery

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Morneau Powers Twins

Justin Morneau had a night to remember Tuesday against the Tigers.

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Mauer On Concussion List

Minnesota Twins star Joe Mauer has been placed on the seven-day concussion disabled list.

Twins Recall Tonkin

The Minnesota Twins have recalled right-handed reliever Michael Tonkin from Triple-A Rochester.

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Vikes Add Lineman

The Vikings signed rookie defensive end Spencer Nealy on Tuesday to fill the 90-man roster.

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Augustana Releases Schedule

Augustana men’s basketball head coach Tom Billeter has announced the 2013-14 schedule, which features two exhibition contests against Division I opponents.

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Twins Lose Makeup Game

Dillon Gee kept the Twins’ offense at bay as the Mets beat the Twins 6-1 in a makeup game from April 14th at Target Field.

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Viking Rookie Sidelined

Vikings first round pick Sharrif Floyd is expected to be out for the rest of the preseason after having a minor procedure on his left knee.

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Rules Under Review

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The Rules Review Committee of the South Dakota legislature worked through a long agenda at their meeting yesterday (Monday) in Pierre.

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Transportation Bill Deadline Looms

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More discussions on a long term transportation funding bill may be held this week in Congress.

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Blue Ribbon Committee To Begin Work

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The “Blue Ribbon Task Force on Teachers and Students” was formed by South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard to deliver a data based report on the state of education to the 2016 legislature.

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Utility Frustrated With River Nitrate Management

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Iowa’s largest water utility is restarting special equipment to remove nitrates from the water it uses from the Des Moines and Raccoon Rivers to its customers.

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Nebraska Governor Not to Support Death Penalty Repeal

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Governor Pete Ricketts finds himself at odds with the legislature after a week in which the Unicameral passed a number of crime bills.