Local: Sports

Sports

Mauer Leads Catchers

Voting for this year’s Major League Baseball All-Star Game is in its final days.

baseball

Omaha Hosts HR Derby

The field is set for the College Home Run Derby.

football3

Iowa Assistant Avoids Melee

Iowa tight ends coach D.J. Hernandez was in attendance when a fight broke out at a restaurant in Connecticut Saturday morning.

T-Wolves Vet Opts Out

Timberwolves forward Andrei Kirilenko is reportedly opting out of the final year of his contract.

twins

Yankees Come To Town

The Twins open up a four-game series against the New York Yankees tonight at Target Field.

Twins Lose Slugfest

Eric Hosmer’s ninth inning solo homer held up as the Royals outslugged the Twins 9-8 at Target Field.

baseball5

Royals Drop Veteran

The Royals designated outfielder Jeff Francoeur for assignment following Saturday’s loss in Minnesota.

BasketballClose

Creighton Star On Elite Squad

Creighton’s Doug McDermott is one of 12 players that has been named to the Team USA roster for the World University Games.

basketball3

Wolters, Iverson Get NBA Call

Area standouts Nate Wolters and Colton Iverson were both drafted and both traded on NBA Draft Night Thursday.

Timberwolves Trade Pick

The Timberwolves made some noise at the NBA Draft last night in Brooklyn.

Recent Headlines

26 mins ago in Local

Nebraska Unicameral Approves Infrastructure Bank

Fresh
Pete Ricketts 102215

Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts hopes the 600-mile expressway system can be completed now that the Unicameral has approved creation of the state infrastructure bank.

56 mins ago in Local

Branstad Gives Positive Review of 2016

Fresh
Terry Branstad 102915

Iowa Governor Terry Branstad delivered a mostly-positive review of the 2016 legislative session this morning (Monday)

2 hours ago in Local

South Dakota Hits Jackpot in Gambling Addiction

gambling

The personal finance website “Wallet Hub” released an in-depth report on the most gambling-addicted states.

3 hours ago in Local

Map The Meal Gap 2016 Details Hunger in South Dakota

food

Feeding South Dakota has released the “Map the Meal Gap 2016,” an annual study completed by Feeding America.

9 hours ago in Local

SD Starts Internet Tax Fight

http internet

The State of South Dakota has sued four major internet retailers over their failure to pay state sales taxes. In turn, the state was taken to court by two internet trade groups.