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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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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.

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.

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.

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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Genetically Engineered Miniature Pigs Aiding in Research

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A northwest Iowa company may be leading something of a shift to swine in medical research

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Minnesota Traffic Deaths Reach 100

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There have been 100 traffic deaths on Minnesota roads so far this year.

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Iowa Legislators Struggle to Conclude the 2016 Session

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The Iowa D-O-T's request for an extra 10-million dollars to cover negotiated salary increases is one of the sticking points that remains as lawmakers struggle to conclude the 2016 legislative session.

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Rural Airports in Nebraska Can Now Apply for Federal Funding

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Rural airports in Nebraska will be able to apply for federal funding now that Congress has approved a rider to the FAA reauthorization sponsored by Congressman Adrian Smith

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Compromise In the Works For Family Planning Services

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A compromise may be in the works over where Medicaid patients in Iowa can get family planning services after July 1st.