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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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GPS Tracking Suggested For Accused Stalkers And Domestic Abusers

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Iowa Governor Terry Branstad says it's time to give judges the authority to order electronic surveillance of some of the men and women who are accused of stalking or domestic abuse in Iowa.

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Iowa Home Sales Lower

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Home sales in Iowa decreased last month by 9.2-percent compared to August 2013, according to a new report from the Iowa Association of Realtors.

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Lt. Governor Decision May Take Weeks

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Nebraska Governor Dave Heineman says it might take a couple of weeks before he names a new Lt. Governor to replace Lavon Heidemann, who resigned.

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Courts Might Overturn Ballot Decision

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A constitutional law professor doesn't believe the courts will allow a change to the Nebraska Republican gubernatorial ticket to stand.

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Feeding South Dakota Seeks Grant

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Wal-Mart is offering $3 million in grants to Feeding America food banks across the country.