The Royals added some outfield depth before the Major League Baseball trade deadline. They acquired 29-year-old outfielder Justin Maxwell from the Astros for minor league pitcher Kyle Smith. Injuries have limited Maxwell to 40 games this season, but he slugged 18 home runs in 315 at-bats for the Astros in 2012.
A lawmaker will launch the first national effort in years to tax soda, the latest bid to stem rising obesity and diabetes rates by curbing the consumption of sugary drinks.
Economic growth accelerated more than expected in the second quarter, bolstering views for a stronger performance in the last six months of the year.
With a new water treatment plant in the works, the City of Yankton will be changing rates to fund the loan needed to make changes.
The new state health care plan has South Dakota state employees worried about their out of pocket costs for certain…
With help from Sioux City Public Schools, Wisner-Pilger Middle School will have furniture for classes this fall.