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Vikings Wrap Up OTA

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

Coyote Named To Aussie Team

A Coyote basketball star will have a chance to represent her home country.

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SDSU Recruits Rate High

The South Dakota State wrestling recruiting class for the 2013-14 season is ranked No. 6 by Amateur Wrestling News .

Thomas Stars In Twins Win

A career night from an unexpected source pushed the Twins to a win Wednesday night.

Vikings At Work

The Vikings hold the 10th and final organized team activity practice today at Winter Park.

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Timberwolves Add Staff

The Timberwolves have named Calvin Booth director of player programs and scout.

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Top Prospect Visits Hawkeyes

One of the top dual-threat quarterbacks in the nation made a trip to Iowa yesterday.

Morneau Hero In Twins Win

Justin Morneau was 3-for-4 with two RBI to lead the Twins in a 3-2 victory over the Phillies at Target Field.

Greenway To Have Surgery

Vikings linebacker Chad Greenway will have arthroscopic surgery on his left knee today.

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Canada Game For T-Wolves

The Timberwolves will take on the Boston Celtics in Montreal on October 20th as part of the NBA’s second annual NBA Canada Series.

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Petition Effort To Restore Death Penalty Completed

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A referendum petition drive far exceeded the number of signatures needed to keep the repeal of the death penalty from taking effect...and to force a vote on the issue.

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Authorities Seek To Control Mussels

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Now that growing numbers of zebra mussels have been confirmed in Lewis & Clark Lake, the focus changes to slowing the spread of the invasive animal.

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South Dakota Students Above Average

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A.C.T. scores from last spring’s testing have been released by the South Dakota Department of Education, and the states students continue to score above the national average.

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School Districts Seek Additonal Funding

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A record number of Minnesota school districts -- 66 at last count -- are asking voters to increase property taxes this year so they can construct new buildings.

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Event To Prepare Meals

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A volunteer effort billed as "the nation's largest food packaging event" kicks-off today in Des Moines.