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Huskers In Top Twenty

Nebraska ranks 18th in the “USA Today” preseason coaches’ poll.

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Augie Adds To Hall

Three All-Americans are included in the 2013 class of five destined for the Augustana Athletic Hall of Fame.

Twins Lose To Hot Foe

Billy Butler drove in two runs to lead the Royals to their eighth straight win, 4-3 over the Twins at Target Field.


Twins Hope To Avoid Sweep

The Twins wrap up their three-game series with the Royals today at Target Field.


Butera On The Move

The Twins traded catcher Drew Butera to the Los Angeles Dodgers at the trade deadline on Wednesday.


Royals Add Outfielder

The Royals added some outfield depth before the Major League Baseball trade deadline.


All Star Logo Unveiled

The logo for the 2014 Major League Baseball All-Star Game is out.

Twins Seek Bounce Back

The Twins resume their three-game series with the Royals tonight at Target Field.


Moose Blasts Twins

Mike Moustakas left the yard twice and knocked in four runs to lift the Royals past the Twins, 7-2, in the opener of a three-game set at Target Field.


Brown Among Honorees

Huskers assistant football coach Ron Brown is getting set to be honored by Nebraska.

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SD Blue Ribbon Task Force Differences

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While the final report of the Blue Ribbon Task Force on Education has been delivered to Governor Dennis Daugaard, details of the legislative plan associated with it are still being worked on.

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New Sr James Care Center Dedicated in Yankton

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The newly expanded Avera Sister James Care Center in Yankton was officially dedicated and blessed this week.

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Sioux Center Iowa Recovering from Double Outage

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Power has now been restored to all parts of Sioux Center after an electrical substation blew up early Saturday morning, leaving half the town of 75-hundred without electricity.

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Iowa Clergy Ask Governor Branstad to Re-think Refugee Policy

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A group of Iowa clergy has delivered a letter to Governor Terry Branstad, saying they're praying he will "reject fear and cruelty" and welcome Syrian refugees into the state.

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Yankton City Commission Approves Addition to Water Plant Contract

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The Yankton City Commission approved an additional four hundred twenty thousand dollar contract for design updates on the new water treatment plant.