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Morneau On Waivers

The Minnesota Twins have placed first baseman Justin Morneau on revocable waivers.

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Twins Complete Deal

The player to be named in the trade that sent catcher Drew Butera from Minnesota to the Los Angeles Dodgers now has a name.

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Wheaties Tabs Peterson

Adrian Peterson has reached another milestone of his decorated career: the cover of the Wheaties box.

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Morningside Tops Rankings

National runner-up Morningside (Iowa) begins the 2013 season as the No. 1 ranked team in the 2013 NAIA Football Coaches’ Preseason Top 25 Poll.

Albers Tosses Shutout

Andrew Albers may be for real.

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Twins Welcome Ramirez Return

The Minnesota Twins have reinstated outfielder Wilkin Ramirez from the disabled list after missing 69 games with concussion problems.

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T-Wolves Want Center Back

The Minnesota Timberwolves are working on re-signing restricted free agent Nikola Pekovic.

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Cyclones Selling Out

If you wanted season tickets for Iowa State University football, you’re now out of luck.

Twins Win Series

The Twins completed another winning road trip Sunday.

Royals Add Carroll

The Kansas City Royals have added infield depth by making a trade with the Minnesota Twins for Jamey Carroll.

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SD Senator Mike Rounds Meets with Supreme Court Nominee Merrick Garland

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South Dakota Senator Mike Rounds met with Judge Merrick Garland this week in his Washington office.

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SD School Districts Using New Funding Formula in Contract Negotiations

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School districts around South Dakota have been getting information from the state Department of Education about the new funding formula, and how it will affect each district.

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New Effort to Allocate Funding Forms in Nebraska

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The Nebraska Department of Roads has formed a group to figure out how to allocate funding for county bridge improvements

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Renewed Bid for Legal Fireworks Fails in Iowa

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A renewed bid to let Iowans LEGALLY launch fireworks has fizzled.

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Iowa National Guard Unit Joining Operation Enduring Freedom

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An Iowa National Guard unit is being mobilized as part of Operation Enduring Freedom