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Coyote Star Honored

University of South Dakota junior distance runner Jeff Mettler has been named The Summit League Scholar-Athlete of the Year.

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Huskers Dismiss Pair

Two Huskers football players are being dismissed from the team.

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Timberwolves Ready For Draft

The Timberwolves hold two first round picks in tonight’s NBA Draft in New York.

Twins Limp Home

Placido Polanco’s two-run homer in the sixth inning lifted the Marlins to a 5-3 win over the Twins.

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Gophers Boot Linebacker

Minnesota Golden Gophers linebacker Lamonte Edwards has reportedly been kicked off the team.

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Creighton Star Makes Cut

Creighton forward Doug McDermott is one of 16 finalists for the United States at the World University Games.

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Augie Star Going Pro

Augustana sophomore Jordan Milbrath has signed with the Cleveland Indians and will forego his junior and senior seasons

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Timberwolves In Foreign Game

The NBA is expanding its slate of global games next season.

Twins Fall In Miami

Marcell Ozuna went 2-for-4 with a pair of RBI to lead the Marlins in a 4-2 win over the Twins in Miami

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UCLA Wins Baseball Crown

UCLA is the winner of this year’s College World Series.

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Minnesota Legislature Continues Budget Discussion

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Minnesota legislative Democrats and Republicans continue to seek common ground as they work to balance the state budget for the next two years.

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Emerald Ash Borer Found in Dallas County

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Emerald Ash Borer has been found in another Iowa County.

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Nebraska Continues Death Penalty Debate

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Nebraska lawmakers debated and passed a bill that would repeal the state's death penalty law.

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Bill to Repeal Mandatory Prison Sentences Passes Nebraska Legislature

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Nebraska legislators have advanced a bill that would scrap mandatory minimum prison sentences and the habitual criminal statute.

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Red Cross Takes Fire Prevention To Homes

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The American Red Cross recently made a few house calls in Yankton.