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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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Farmer Dies In Combine Accident, Neighbors Respond

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A northwest Iowa farmer died Friday evening in a combine accident on a gravel road and the next morning over three dozen of his neighbors showed up for work in Gene Sitzmann's field.

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Candidates Spar On Obamacare

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In the Nebraska Senate race, there are a few issues that the two major candidates have major disagreements.

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New Jobs For Western Iowa

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he Iowa Economic Development Authority (IEDA) board last week approved state incentives for a railcar maintenance facility.

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Fischer Tours Nuke Sites

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Nebraska Senator Deb Fischer has returned to Washington after touring the three nuclear weapon facilities in the United States.

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Radon Testing Encouraged

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This week is National Radon Action Week, and the Cancer Prevention Center is encouraging radon testing to reduce the number of Americans exposed to the gas.