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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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Iowa Senators Disagree on Education Funding

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A debate over funding for K-12 education in the Iowa Senate included claims that many schools could be forced to cut their literacy programs.

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Nebraska Colleges & Universities Requesting Money for Construction

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The Nebraska State College System is seeking roughly 50-million dollars for building renovations and new construction on its three campuses.

7 hours ago in Local

Nebraska Legislators Getting Pushed on Property Tax Relief

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Farmers and ranchers appealed to the Nebraska legislature's Education Committee for relief from rising property taxes.

8 hours ago in Local

Yankton School Board Considers Buying RTEC Building

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The Yankton School Board talked about the possibility of the district buying the RTEC building at their meeting this week.

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SD Senate Committee Kills Death Penalty Repeal Bill

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THE SENATE STATE AFFAIRS COMMITTEE KILLED A BILL THAT WOULD HAVE ABOLISHED THE DEATH PENALTY IN SOUTH DAKOTA.