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Royals Starter On The Block

Royals pitcher Ervin Santana is shrugging off speculation he will be traded before tomorrow afternoon’s non-waiver deadline.

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Former Twin On The Move

A former Minnesota Twins hurler has become part of the trading deadline dealing.

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Bison Picked To Repeat

North Dakota State has been picked to win the Missouri Valley Football Conference crown in 2013.

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Twins Return Home

The Twins return home and will open up a six-game homestand tomorrow night against the Kansas City Royals.

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Franklin In Mint Condition

Nick Franklin homered twice and knocked in four runs as the Mariners held on to top the Twins 6-4 to split the four-game series at Safeco Field.

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Coyote Buell Leads Honorees

A University of South Dakota standout has earned a national award.

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Lancers Add Recruits

First year coach Andrew Baker has added five players to the Mount Marty men’s basketball roster.

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Twins Sleeping In Seattle

Hisashi Iwakuma struck out nine over six innings of four-hit, shutout ball to pace the Mariners to an 8-2 win over the Twins at Safeco Field.

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Vikings Ink Picks

The Vikings signed each of their first round picks on Thursday as the team reported to training camp at Minnesota State University in Mankato.

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Brett Returns To Front Office

George Brett’s stint as interim hitting coach for the Royals is over.

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Midwestern Economy Down From August

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The Creighton Economic Forecasting Group released the monthly survey of economic indicators throughout the Midwest.

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Minimum Wage Increase Would Affect More Than Minimum Wage Workers

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A recent analysis of an increase in the minimum wage finds that workers making more than minimum wage could also see upward pressure on their income.

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South Dakota Infant Death Rate Down in 2013

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The number of babies that died during their first year of life was down in 2013.

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El Nino Could Mean More Winter Moisture

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South Dakota State Climatologist Dennis Todey says the coming winter could be a wet one with milder temperatures.

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Changes To Iowa Snap Program

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It now costs Iowa grocery stores and other businesses more to accept payments through the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program.