Vikings Value Goes Up

The Vikings are 21st on a “Forbes Magazine” list of the NFL’s most valuable franchises.  The Vikings are worth 1.007-billion-dollars, topping the one-billion-dollar mark for the first time in franchise history. The Cowboys top the list at an estimated 2.3-billion-dollars.  The Oakland Raiders came in last at 825-million.  The average value of an NFL franchise is now 1.17-billion-dollars.

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SD PUC Ready to Decide on Dakota Access Pipeline

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The South Dakota Public Utilities Commission may make a decision Monday on the route application for the Dakota Access pipeline.

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Freezing Drizzle, Snow Greeting Thanksgiving Day

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Freezing drizzle changing to snow is expected across much of the area today.

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History of the holiday: Thanksgiving


Thanksgiving celebrations date back to the first European settlements in America, but it wasn't until the 1860s that it was declared a national holiday.

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MVFC Tabs Season Honors


The Missouri Valley Football Conference has announced its top honors and they include RB Marshaun Coprich of Illinois State; DB Deiondre' Hall of UNI; QB Aaron Bailey of UNI; DE Andrew Van Ginkel of South Dakota and coach Bob Nielson of Western Illinois.