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T-Wolves Rookie Disciplined

Timberwolves rookie forward Shabazz Muhammad has been sent home from the NBA’s Rookie Transition Program.

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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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Drunk Boating Monitored

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Law enforcement officers were scattered around Iowa last weekend monitoring lakes and rivers for drunk boaters as part of the national Operation Dry Water campaign.

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Less Bacteria, More Algae in Iowa Lakes

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Sunny days with less rainfall have helped clear up some of the bacteria problems in the water at Iowa park beaches.

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Iowa Governor Vetoes School Spending

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Iowa Governor Terry Branstad has been hinting for weeks that he was unhappy with the legislature's bipartisan compromise on education funding.

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Caution Needed With Fireworks Displays

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Everyone loves a backyard fireworks display or attending a big show on the 4th of July.

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OSHA Investigating Nebraska Explosion

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The U-S Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration opened an investigation into Wednesday's explosion at Sapp Bros. in West Point, Nebraska.