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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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Coyote Cross Country Sets Schedule

Two home meets and an early look at the Midwest Regional course in Ames, Iowa, highlight the 2013 South Dakota cross country schedule.

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Weaver Tough On Twins

Jered Weaver continues to dominate the Twins.

Twins For Twins Star

If there is something Joe Mauer knows well, it’s twins.

Vikings Open Camp

The Vikings report for their 48th training camp at Minnesota State University in Mankato today.

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Hawkeyes Add Administrator

The University of Iowa has hired a Northern Illinois University administrator to oversee academic services for athletes.

Super Sub Hero

The Twins were missing their best player, but his replacement was Tuesday’s hero.

Mauer Returns Home

Joe Mauer left the Twins to see his twins.

Vikings Happy In Mankato

The Minnesota Vikings have agreed on a three-year contract with Minnesota State University to continue their training camp on the Mankato campus through 2015.

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Epidemiologist Warns of Ticks Over Memorial Day Weekend

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With Memorial Day weekend just ahead, thousands of Nebraskans will be heading out on their first camping trips of the season -- and they'll need to take precautions against ticks.

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Iowa Police Chief Retires

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Officials in Iowa City will be looking for a new police chief. Sam Hargadine on Monday announced his retirement, effective June 30.

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Dairy Overlay District May Come Soon to Yankton

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The Yankton County Commission will host a public meeting this week to talk about forming a dairy overlay district.

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Yankton Tax Revenues Dropped in April

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One of the most watched revenue indicators for the City of Yankton is slowing a bit.

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Trans Canada Plans to Replace Sections of Keystone Crude Oil Pipeline

A depot used to store pipes for Transcanada Corp's planned Keystone XL oil pipeline is seen in Gascoyne, North Dakota November 14, 2014. REUTERS/Andrew Cullen

Later this summer and into the fall, crews from Trans Canada will be digging up, and replacing sections of the Keystone crude oil pipeline.