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Cyclones In Spotlight

ESPN announced its college basketball Big Monday 2014 schedule yesterday.

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Northern Sun Polls Out

Minnesota State is the top vote getter in the 2013 Northern Sun Conference football coaches poll.

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Rookie Sparkles In Debut

An outstanding effort by a rookie pitcher helped the Minnesota Twins to a victory in Kansas City.

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Timberwolves Release Slate

The Minnesota Timberwolves will open the regular season at home for the 13th straight year.

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Allen On Sidelines

Vikings star defensive end Jared Allen left practice Tuesday with an ankle injury.

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Iowa Accident Slows Stewart

It appears that Tony Stewart’s chances of making this year’s Chase for the Sprint Cup are over.

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Twins Smashed By Royals

Jeremy Guthrie pitched a four-hitter and Eric Hosmer drove in a career-high five runs to help the Kansas City Royals rout the Minnesota Twins 13-0 on Monday night.

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Vikings Near Action

The Vikings continue training camp this week as they prepare for Friday’s preseason opener.

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Timberwolves Set Exhibitions

The Timberwolves have released their preseason schedule.

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Stewart In Iowa Hospital

NASCAR driver Tony Stewart is recovering in an Iowa hospital after being involved in a four-car wreck during a sprint car race at Southern Iowa Speedway last night.

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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.