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Thursday, July 11, 201307/11/2013

Nebraska Sales Tax Revenues Higher

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State tax receipts in Nebraska finished the fiscal year strong with a robust June.

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Thursday, July 11, 201307/11/2013

USD Assistant Gets Mines Job

In Sports

South Dakota assistant women’s basketball coach Ryan Larsen was named head women’s basketball coach for South Dakota School of Mines and Technology.

Thursday, July 11, 201307/11/2013

Jacks Add Assistant

In Sports

South Dakota State head volleyball coach Phil McDaniel announced the addition of Angela Mooney to the Jackrabbit volleyball staff on Wednesday.

Thursday, July 11, 201307/11/2013

Twins Fall In Extra Frames

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Ben Zobrist hit an RBI single with two outs in the 13th inning and the Tampa Bay Rays won their season-best seventh straight game, beating the Minnesota Twins 4-3 on Wednesday night.

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Thursday, July 11, 201307/11/2013

Timberwolves Juggle Roster

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The Minnesota Timberwolves have agreed to a trade with Oklahoma City for guard Kevin Martin that also allowed them to land swingman Corey Brewer in free agency.

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Thursday, July 11, 201307/11/2013

Gophers Seek Facility Expansion

In Sports

The University of Minnesota has put a practice facility for the men’s and women’s basketball programs in a priority group of sports projects on campus estimated to cost $190 million.

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Thursday, July 11, 201307/11/2013

Omaha Welcomes Open

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Golf fans are flocking to Omaha for the U.S. Senior Open.

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Wednesday, July 10, 201307/10/2013

Severe Hail Damages Crops In Brown County South Dakota

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Northern and Central Brown County South Dakota farms were hit by a severe hail storm Tuesday night that damaged crops.…

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Wednesday, July 10, 201307/10/2013

It’s A New Year For School Board

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The Yankton School Board began their new fiscal year this week, swore in elected members and re-organized.

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Wednesday, July 10, 201307/10/2013

Noem: House Did Its Job On Student Loan Rates

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Congress left Washington for the July fourth break without taking action on subsidized student loan rates, which let them double to six point eight percent. South Dakota

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