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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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Chiefs, Niners Swap Receivers

The Chiefs and 49ers are swapping disappointing wide receivers.

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The City of Yankton’s Sales Taxes Have Turned Around

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After some errors by the state revenue department, the sales taxes for Yankton are looking much better.

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Wanted: Marina Operator

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The current lease for the operation of the marina at the Lewis and Clark State Recreation Area is set to expire at the end of this year, and the South Dakota Department of Game, Fish and Parks is looking for someone interested in taking over.

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Transportation Bill Is Short Term Fix

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Before adjourning earlier this month, Congress passed another short term transportation bill. That bill continues the bulk of funding for highway construction projects across the country, but only until next spring.

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District 40 Candidates Debate

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The two candidates for the District 40 Senate seat in the Nebraska Unicameral debated this week in Hartington.

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Raise For Social Security Recipients

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Folks on Social Security will see a one point seven percent increase in their benefits starting on January first.