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Coyote Coach Gets Opportunity

University of South Dakota assistant football coach Marquice Williams has been selected to participate in the Bill Walsh NFL Minority Coaching Fellowship.

Twins Drop Rubber Game

Torii Hunter hit his 300th career home run to help power the Tigers to a 5-2 win over the Twins at Target Field.

Mauer Leads Voting

Twins catcher Joe Mauer still leads his position in the latest update for American League All-Star voting.

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Underdogs Advance At CWS

A pair of lower seeds scored opening round wins at the College World Series Sunday in Omaha.

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Huskers Land Quarterback

The Nebraska Cornhuskers is the home of a top-flight quarterback from Florida.

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Nagy Adds SDSU Assistant

South Dakota State University men’s basketball head coach Scott Nagy announced the hiring Thursday of Joe Krabbenhoft as an assistant coach.

A Failure To Sweep

The Twins missed a chance to take three in a row from Philadelphia.

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Twins Ink Picks

The Twins signed two of their draft picks on Thursday.

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Omaha Welcomes CWS

The College World Series begins tomorrow afternoon at TD Ameritrade Park Omaha.

Vikings Wrap Up OTA

The Vikings held the 10th and final organized team activity practice yesterday at Winter Park.

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The City of Yankton’s Sales Taxes Have Turned Around

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After some errors by the state revenue department, the sales taxes for Yankton are looking much better.

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Wanted: Marina Operator

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The current lease for the operation of the marina at the Lewis and Clark State Recreation Area is set to expire at the end of this year, and the South Dakota Department of Game, Fish and Parks is looking for someone interested in taking over.

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Transportation Bill Is Short Term Fix

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Before adjourning earlier this month, Congress passed another short term transportation bill. That bill continues the bulk of funding for highway construction projects across the country, but only until next spring.

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District 40 Candidates Debate

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The two candidates for the District 40 Senate seat in the Nebraska Unicameral debated this week in Hartington.

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Raise For Social Security Recipients

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Folks on Social Security will see a one point seven percent increase in their benefits starting on January first.