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Iowa Team Out At LLWS

The Urbandale, Iowa little league team has been eliminated from contention at the Little League World Series.

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Twins Host Makeup Game

The Twins host the New York Mets today at Target Field in a makeup game from a rainout on April 14th.

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Sox Trip Twins Again

Alexei Ramirez finished a triple short of the cycle and drove in three runs as the White Sox topped the Twins 5-2 at Target Field.

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Vikings Prepare For Niners

The Vikings continue to prepare for their next preseason game on Sunday night in San Francisco against the 49ers.

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Huskers Lose Lineman

The Nebraska Cornhuskers will be without defensive tackle Kevin Williams for the rest of the season.

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Iowa Little Leaguers Stay Alive

The Urbandale, Iowa little league squad fought off elimination on Saturday night with a thrilling 6-5 victory over Michigan.

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Vikes Face Bills

The Vikings continue preseason play tonight as they battle the Buffalo Bills in New York.

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Hermann Is Hero

Chris Herrmann’s pinch-hit single in the bottom of the ninth lifted the Minnesota Twins to a 4-3 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Thursday night.

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Vikings Boost Mankato

The Minnesota Vikings say about 69,000 football fans attended training camp in Mankato this year.

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SDSU Close To New Facility

A groundbreaking ceremony for the Sanford-Jackrabbit Athletic Complex will beheld in conjunction with South Dakota State’s 2013 football opener on Aug. 31.

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Midwestern Economy Down From August

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The Creighton Economic Forecasting Group released the monthly survey of economic indicators throughout the Midwest.

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Minimum Wage Increase Would Affect More Than Minimum Wage Workers

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A recent analysis of an increase in the minimum wage finds that workers making more than minimum wage could also see upward pressure on their income.

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South Dakota Infant Death Rate Down in 2013

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The number of babies that died during their first year of life was down in 2013.

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El Nino Could Mean More Winter Moisture

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South Dakota State Climatologist Dennis Todey says the coming winter could be a wet one with milder temperatures.

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Changes To Iowa Snap Program

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It now costs Iowa grocery stores and other businesses more to accept payments through the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program.