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Days Of Rest

The Twins have a few more days off before opening the second half of the season.

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Summer League Win For T-Wolves

Brandon Paul scored 13 points off the bench as the Timberwolves topped the Heat 80-71 for their first win in the Las Vegas Summer League.

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Lolo In Low Places

Reports indicate Des Moines, Iowa Olympian Lolo Jones could be in trouble for a bar fight in Lake Placid, New York.

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Kearney Seeks A.D.

Four finalists have been announced in the search for a new athletic director at the University of Nebraska at Kearney.

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Summit Showdowns Set

The Summit League has announced its 2013-14 women’s basketball schedule.

Two Represent Twins

Joe Mauer and Glen Perkins will represent the Twins at tonight’s All-Star Game at Citi Field in New York.

Vikings 35th On Worth List

The Minnesota Vikings rank 35th on Forbes’ latest list of most valuable sports franchises in the world.

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Timberwolves Partner With Energy

The Iowa Energy will be the Timberwolves D-League affiliate for the 2013-14 season.

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Chiefs Sign Albert

Chiefs offensive tackle Branden Albert will play the 2013 season on a one-year contract.

Twins Shuffle Roster

After putting a close to a disappointing first-half, the Twins on Sunday decided to shuffle up their roster heading into the All-Star break.

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Iowa Incomes Remain Steady Despite Strengthening Economy

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Iowa Policy Project, written by Colin Gordon, finds that Iowa's wage structure is weak compared to the growing economy.

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State Climatologist Says This Winter Could be Colder

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State Climatologist, Harry Hillaker, says the winters ahead could be colder than normal.

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Fake Gun Used in Fatal Robbery

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Omaha State Senator, Burke Harr, plans to re-introduce a bill that makes using a fake weapon a felony.

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Congress Back to Work After August Break

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SD Congresswoman Kristi Noem says there are issues Congress needs to deal with this fall.

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Getting the Public Involved in SD School Funding

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The South Dakota Budget & Policy Institute will hold a number of meetings to talk about education funding and teacher pay.