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Friday, November 15, 201311/15/2013

Vikings Head West

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The Vikings head west to take on the NFC-leading Seattle Seahawks on Sunday at CenturyLink Field.

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Friday, November 15, 201311/15/2013

Montana Ends Frost Arena Streak

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South Dakota State had the longest D-1 home win streak in the country snapped Thursday.

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Friday, November 15, 201311/15/2013

Titles Decided In South Dakota

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Three state championship crowns were earned Thursday in South Dakota high school football playoff action at the Dakota Dome.

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Friday, November 15, 201311/15/2013

Iowa Playoffs Continue

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The pairings have been set for a pair of title games next week after semifinal round action Thursday in two Iowa high school football classes.

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Thursday, November 14, 201311/14/2013

Black Friday To Arrive Early

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A number of national retail chains have decided to open their “Black Friday” sales earlier by starting on Thanksgiving. Some as early as 6am on that Thursday.

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Thursday, November 14, 201311/14/2013

Heat Assistance Still Available

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Payments for heat assistance are flowing out to low income households.

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Thursday, November 14, 201311/14/2013

Petition Counting Continues

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The verification process is underway that could lead to two initiated measure going on next November’s ballot in South Dakota.

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Thursday, November 14, 201311/14/2013

Cyclones Top USD Women

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No. 18 Iowa State outscored the South Dakota women’s basketball team 31-15 over the final 8 minutes, 30 seconds to top the Coyotes 88-72 on Wednesday night at Hilton Coliseum.

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Thursday, November 14, 201311/14/2013

Jackrabbit Men, Women Add Recruits

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Both the South Dakota State University men’s and women’s basketball teams added four recruits on Wednesday.

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Thursday, November 14, 201311/14/2013

Coyote Women Sign Nebraskan

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South Dakota women’s basketball coach Amy Williams has announced the signing of Kate Liveringhouse of Bellevue West High School (Neb.) to a National Letter of Intent.

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Jobless claims signal firmer labor market

Job seekers adjust their paperwork as they wait in line to attend a job fair in New York February 28, 2013.

The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, suggesting the labor market continued to strengthen.

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Accused Boston bomber appears in court

In this courtroom sketch, Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is depicted sitting in federal court in Boston Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014, for a final hearing before his trial begins in January. Tsarnaev is charged with the April 2013 attack that killed three people and injured more than 260. He could face the death penalty if convicted.

The Boston Marathon bombing suspect told a judge that he was satisfied with his lawyers' preparations for the January start of his trial over the deadly 2013 attack.

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NFU Leader Applauds President For Cuba Action

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President Obama has announced a series of executive actions to ease financial restrictions on trade with Cuba. Under the order,…

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Scholarship Program Announced

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Workforce development continues to be a critical issue in South Dakota as employers struggle to find qualified workers to fill skilled positions.

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Ag Property Taxes On Legislative Agenda

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The South Dakota legislature will have to again deal with property taxes on ag land.