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Time Set For Coyotes/Jayhawks

The football game between South Dakota and Kansas to be played Sept. 7 at Memorial Stadium in Lawrence, Kan., will kick off at 6 p.m.

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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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Two Dead in Northeast Nebraska Crash

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Two people were killed in a head on accident in Cedar County Nebraska.

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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.