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Huskers Get New Look

Nebraska football will be wearing alternate jerseys for its September 14th home game against UCLA.

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Sioux City Keeps Tourney

Sioux City will continue to host a national basketball championship.

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SDSU Wins Showdown

South Dakota Corn Utilization officials announced that South Dakota State University has won the inaugural “South Dakota Showdown Series.”

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Twins Face Marlins

The Twins begin a two-game interleague series with the Marlins tonight in Miami.

Vikings Sign Linebacker

The Vikings have signed free agent linebacker Desmond Bishop to a one-year contract, according to the “Minneapolis Star Tribune.”

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Bruins Closer To Title

UCLA is just a win away from its first college baseball national championship.

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Big Ten Adds Bowls

The Big Ten is continuing to expand its reach after reaching two more bowl agreements with the Pac-12 yesterday.

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Area Coach In Spotlight

Larry Buffington of Gayville-Volin High School is in the running for a national honor.

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Coyotes Earn Honors

Madison Mills placed third in the junior women’s pole vault to lead three Coyotes and a Coyote recruit to Junior All-American status at the USA Outdoor Track and Field Championships.

Twins Salvage Victory

Josh Willingham and Oswaldo Arcia drove in two runs apiece as the Twins topped the Indians 5-3 to avoid a three-game sweep at Progressive Field.

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Onward Yankton Announces Finalists

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The original plan was to come up with five ideas for the Onward Yankton competition, but there are now six to choose from.

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Minnesota Governor Threatens to Veto Amendments

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Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton is advising lawmakers to stay focused on helping Mille Lacs area businesses during an upcoming special session.

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Iowa Casinos Work to Help Gambling Problems

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Iowa’s 19 state-regulated casinos are holding events for Responsible Gaming Education Week.

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Nebraska Professor Says Iran Deal Needs Consideration

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A Nebraska professor says Congress needs to give the Iran nuclear agreement careful consideration and not just reject it outright.

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Internet Helps Small Sioux Falls Business Grow

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Online companies are becoming the preferred way to shop.