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2 days ago in Local Sports

Indians Dampen Berrios Debut

Francisco Lindor drove in three runs and the Cleveland Indians spoiled the big league debut of Jose Berrios with a 6-5 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Wednesday night.


2 days ago in Local Sports

Angels Go Deep On Royals

Mike Trout hit a tying two-run homer, Yunel Escobar put the Angels ahead with a solo shot in the sixth inning and Andrelton Simmons also went deep to power Los Angeles to a 4-2 victory over the Kansas City Royals Wednesday night.

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2 days ago in Local Sports

Skyforce Claim Crown

It took one extra night, but the Sioux Falls Skyforce have claimed the NBA D-League Championship on their home court.


2 days ago in Local Sports

Dolan Out At Wayne State

Wayne State College Director of Athletics Mike Powicki announced Wednesday that Wildcat head men's basketball coach Brian Dolan will not be returning for the 2016-17 season.


2 days ago in Local Sports

NSIC Adjusts Tourney Schedule

The NSIC has announced adjustments to the 2016 NSIC Softball Tournament Bracket as poor weather is forecasted in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.


2 days ago in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: April 28

A look back on the Hollywood headlines that have made history.


3 days ago in Local

TPP Could Greatly Benefit Nebraska Agriculture

A Nebraska Congressman is in the thick of evaluating the Trans Pacific Partnership.

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3 days ago in Local

Harsher Penalties Coming for Minor Prostitution

A bill that unanimously passed the Minnesota Senate would substantially increase penalties for those *intending* to hire a minor for prostitution

A depot used to store pipes for Transcanada Corp's planned Keystone XL oil pipeline is seen in Gascoyne, North Dakota November 14, 2014. REUTERS/Andrew Cullen

3 days ago in Local

Trans Canada Ready for Permanent Fix

Crews continue to work at the site of a crude oil leak on the Keystone pipeline in southern Hutchinson County.

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3 days ago in Local

Des Moines Water Works Board of Trustees to Reorganize

Iowa House Republicans have voted to dramatically reorganize the Des Moines Water Works Board of Trustees and dilute the influence of urban residents

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3 days ago in Local

US Senate Tries to Restart Course on Appropriations

The US Senate is attempting to restart a normal course of appropriations.


3 days ago in Local

One Man Dead From One Vehicle Crash

One man, age 22, died Tuesday night in a one-vehicle crash northwest of Wagner.


3 days ago in National

Email privacy bill headed for House approval

The House of Representatives is expected to vote to require law enforcement authorities to get a search warrant before asking technology companies to hand over old emails, with the bill's Senate prospects unclear.


3 days ago in Sports

Players chosen in NFL draft need to plan for the long game

Every year, the National Football League draft makes a number of strapping young men very, very rich. But a word of advice from former NFL stars: Start thinking about your next career right away.


3 days ago in Lifestyle, National

Brady Campaign unveils app to scrub mass killers’ names from media sites

U.S. anti-gun-violence activists on Wednesday introduced a phone app designed to strip notorious mass shooters' names and photos from news stories, saying that keeping their images out of the public eye could help avert future mass killings.

Rock singer Prince performs at the Forum in Inglewood, Calif., during his opening show, Feb. 18, 1985. (AP Photo/Liu Heung Shing)

3 days ago in Music

‘Purple Rain’ coming to more movie theaters

The 1984 film is a big hit in cinemas all over again thanks to fans seeking ways to pay tribute to the late music icon.


3 days ago in Weird

Don’t take a selfie with Flat Creek Floyd

Fearing Snapchat could take an ugly turn toward "snap chomp," police are warning people not to take selfies with an alligator in suburban Atlanta.

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3 days ago in Local

More Charges Possible in Gear Up Investigation

As court cases are prepared for three people charged in the Gear Up inquiry, South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley says the investigation is not done.


3 days ago in Local

Convention of the States Backers Court SD Legislature

The South Dakota legislature this session dealt with a resolution calling for a constitutional convention of the states.

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3 days ago in Local

Yankton County Commission Eyeing New Fees & Taxes

The Yankton County Commission may be looking at tax and fee increases again in an effort to find more money for roads.

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12 hours ago in Local

Genetically Engineered Miniature Pigs Aiding in Research


A northwest Iowa company may be leading something of a shift to swine in medical research

12 hours ago in Local

Minnesota Traffic Deaths Reach 100


There have been 100 traffic deaths on Minnesota roads so far this year.

14 hours ago in Local

Iowa Legislators Struggle to Conclude the 2016 Session

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The Iowa D-O-T's request for an extra 10-million dollars to cover negotiated salary increases is one of the sticking points that remains as lawmakers struggle to conclude the 2016 legislative session.

14 hours ago in Local

Rural Airports in Nebraska Can Now Apply for Federal Funding

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Rural airports in Nebraska will be able to apply for federal funding now that Congress has approved a rider to the FAA reauthorization sponsored by Congressman Adrian Smith

15 hours ago in Local

Compromise In the Works For Family Planning Services

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A compromise may be in the works over where Medicaid patients in Iowa can get family planning services after July 1st.