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MLB Draft On Tap

The Twins hold the fourth overall pick in the 2013 MLB First Year Player Draft tonight.

Twins Fall In KC

It was all over after the first inning.

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Softball Honor For Husker

Nebraska catcher Taylor Edwards is a member of the Women’s College World Series all-tournament team.

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SDSU Tops Summit League

South Dakota State University has captured the Commissioner’s Cup as the top athletic program in The Summit League.

Doumit, Deduno Da Men

Ryan Doumit homered and drove in two to help the Twins shuout the Royals 3-0.

Peterson Clarifies Comments

Viking running back Adrian Peterson says he would be okay with an openly gay teammate.

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NASCAR Comes To Iowa

NASCAR racers will be in Iowa this week.

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Royals Make Moves

The Kansas City Royals added some outfield depth among several moves Tuesday.

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Rare Honor For Golfer

Golfer Fred Funk is larger than life in Omaha these days.

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Husker Schedule Set

Nebraska’s 2015 football schedule is set.

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Midwestern Economy Down From August

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The Creighton Economic Forecasting Group released the monthly survey of economic indicators throughout the Midwest.

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Minimum Wage Increase Would Affect More Than Minimum Wage Workers

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A recent analysis of an increase in the minimum wage finds that workers making more than minimum wage could also see upward pressure on their income.

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South Dakota Infant Death Rate Down in 2013

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The number of babies that died during their first year of life was down in 2013.

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El Nino Could Mean More Winter Moisture

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South Dakota State Climatologist Dennis Todey says the coming winter could be a wet one with milder temperatures.

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Changes To Iowa Snap Program

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It now costs Iowa grocery stores and other businesses more to accept payments through the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program.