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Colabello Back With Twins

The Minnesota Twins have recalled Chris Colabello from Triple-A Rochester to take Joe Mauer’s spot on the roster.

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.


IFL Adds Bemidji

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


Cyclones Get Receiver

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

Morneau Powers Twins

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


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.


Vikes Add Lineman

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


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.


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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Health Care Facilities Put Up Help Wanted Sign

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Health care facilities across the state are among employers not able to find all the workers they need.

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Iowa Farm Land Still Selling High


Despite low agricultural commodity prices, Iowa farmland still seems to be in high demand -- with buyers willing to pay near-record prices.

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Two Killed in Wrong Way Collision on Highway 50

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The Yankton County Sheriff’s office says two people were killed in a head on collision on Highway 50, about five miles east of Yankton.

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SD Counties Look to 2016 Legislature for Financial Help

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While education funding and teacher pay have gotten most of the attention, counties will also be standing in line when the 2016 session of the South Dakota legislature opens in January.

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SD Board of Regents to Consider Alcohol on Campus Policy


The South Dakota Board of Regents will consider a report at their meeting this week that could lead to allowing some use of alcohol on the six state university campuses.