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Mauer, Perkins Named All Stars

Twins catcher Joe Mauer and pitcher Glen Perkins have been named to the American League All-Star Team.  Mauer is hitting .314 with eight homers and 30 RBI in 80 games this season. Perkins is 1-and-0 with 20 saves and a 1.93 ERA in 33 games this year.  The 2013 All-Star Game is July 16th at Citi Field in New York.

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Perterson benched for Sunday’s game

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Authorities in Texas issued an arrest warrant Friday for star Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson after…

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New Science Lab At MMC

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The new Avera Science Lab at Mount Marty College in Yankton was blessed and dedicated Friday.

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Number Of Deer Licenses To Be Reduced

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State wildlife officials say hunters in Iowa have sufficiently thinned down the deer herds, so the number of hunting licenses that will be issued is being scaled back to stabilize the population.

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Legislator Wants To Expand Iowa’s Legal Marijuana Law

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Six of the 10 members of an Iowa interim legislative committee say it's time for Iowa to make growing and distributing marijuana legal, if it's used for medical purposes.

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Growth Goal For U Of Iowa

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University of Iowa president, Sally Mason, told the Board of Regents this week her goal is to grow the size of the Iowa City school.