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Royals Even Series

The Royals looked more like the Royals Wednesday night in Kansas City.

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Twins Drop Burton

The Minnesota Twins have declined their $3.6 million option for 2015 on reliever Jared Burton, who gets a $200,000 buyout and becomes eligible for free agency after the World Series.

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Peterson Case Gets Ruling

A prosecution request to remove the judge handling the felony child abuse case against Minnesota Vikings star Adrian Peterson has been denied.

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Timberwolves Win Exhibition

Shabazz Muhammad had 19 points and Nikola Pekovic tallied 15 points and 13 rebounds as the Minnesota Timberwolves cruised past the Milwaukee Bucks 110-91 on Wednesday.

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Wild Ink Coyle Extension

The Minnesota Wild have agreed to terms on a five-year, $16 million contract extension with right wing Charlie Coyle through the 2019-20 season.

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Royals Streak Ends

Good pitching and an early offensive onslaught earned San Francisco game one of the World Series in Kansas City.

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Morningside Is GPAC Pick

Morningside totaled 97 points and is the preseason coaches' selections to win the 2014-2015 Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) Women's Basketball Championship.

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Midland Tops Basketball Poll

Midland totaled 98 points and eight first place votes and is the preseason coaches' selection to win the Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) Men's Basketball Championship for 2014-15.

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Coyotes Dominate Summit Kudos

University of South Dakota athletes have swept the weekly honors in a pair of Summit League sports.

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GPAC Tabs Weekly Best

The Great Plains Athletic Conference has awarded weekly honors for volleyball and soccer.

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Viking Stadium On Time

Officials are confident the Minnesota Vikings' new $1 billion stadium will be completed on time in 2016.

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Bison Maintain, Jacks Gain

North Dakota State remained perfect on the field and in the Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) Coaches Poll this week.

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GPAC Honors Gridders

The Great Plains Athletic Conference has named its top football Players of the Week.

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Coyote Earns Summit Award

Riley Haug was named The Summit League’s Volleyball Defensive Player of the Week on Monday

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Timberwolves Release Center

The Minnesota Timberwolves have waived Ukrainian center Kyrylo Fesenko.

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Vikings Lose Heartbreaker

Kyle Orton hit Sammy Watkins on a 2-yard touchdown for the winning score with 1 second remaining as the Buffalo Bills beat the Minnesota Vikings 17-16 on Sunday.

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Chiefs Escape With Win

Cairo Santos kicked a 48-yard field goal field goal with 21 seconds left and the Kansas City Chiefs beat San Diego 23-20 Sunday, snapping the Chargers' five-game winning streak.

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Huskers Gain Three Spots

Nebraska moved up to #16 in the latest Associated Press Football Poll following Saturday's win over Northwestern.

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Timberwolves Score Win

Mo Williams scored 19 points in the Minnesota Timberwolves' 112-94 exhibition victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Sunday night.

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Wild West Coast Letdown

Jonathan Quick made 40 saves and Tyler Toffoli had a goal and an assist in the Los Angeles Kings' fourth straight victory, 2-1 over the Minnesota Wild on Sunday.

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District 40 Debate in Hartington Talked Prison Issues

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Tyson Larson and Keith Kube met in Hartington, Nebraska last night to debate issues before the November election.

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Wellness Fair Set For Redfield

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The South Dakota Developmental Center is hosting their second annual community health and wellness fair in Redfield next week.

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Brewery Opens In Luverne

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A new local brewery is up and running in Luverne, Minnesota.

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More School Administrators Needed

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Besides training more teachers, the South Dakota Board of Regents wants to improve education for future administrators.

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Warning Sirens On Yankton County Agenda

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Warning sirens in the Lewis & Clark Lake area will be taken up again next year by the Yankton County Commission.