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Kluwe Suing Vikings

Chris Kluwe's lawyer says the former Minnesota Vikings punter intends to sue the team over his allegations of anti-gay conduct by a coach.


Hochstein Among Nebraska Honorees

All-American and 12-year NFL veteran Russ Hochstein join Nebraska’s all-time leading tackler Barrett Ruud in a group of four Huskers being inducted into the Nebraska Football Hall of Fame in 2014


Twins Duo Await All Star Action

A pair of Minnesota Twins will hope to help the American League in Tuesday night's All Star game at Target Field.


Hometown Heroes Come Up Short

Oakland's Yoenis Cespedes became the first repeat winner of the All-Star home run derby in 15 years, powering his way past Cincinnati's Todd Frazier by a whopping 9-1 in the final round Monday night.


Summit Sets WBB Slate

The Summit League has announced its 2014-15 women's basketball schedule.


Coyotes Set Swimming Schedule

Home and away duals with in-state rival South Dakota State and a home opener against Minnesota State highlight the 2014-15 swimming and diving schedule released by head coach Jason Mahowald.


Dozier Belts Pair

Brian Dozier cranked up for the Home Run Derby at the All-Star game with two homers and the Minnesota Twins beat the Colorado Rockies 13-5 on Sunday.


Big Inning Propels Royals

Eric Hosmer's RBI double capped a five-run seventh inning and Kansas City avoided a four-game sweep on Sunday with a 5-2 victory over the Detroit Tigers.


Future Twins In Action

Three Minnesota Twins prospects took part in Sunday's Futures Game at Target Field as Team USA defeated the World Team 3-2.


Twins Set Rotation

While most of the Minnesota Twins have a few days off for the All Star break, manager Ron Gardenhire is already thinking about the return to baseball action on Friday.


Nebraska Adds Olympian

Nebraska Wrestling Head Coach Mark Manning announced the hiring of Husker legend and Olympic gold Medalist Jordan Burroughs as an assistant coach for the team.


Target Field In Spotlight

As the Twins wrap up their seven game road trip in Colorado this weekend, Target Field will be in the midst of All Star frenzy.

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Pino Gets First Win

Kendrys Morales had a two-run double in the fifth inning to help Minnesota Twins rookie right-hander Yohan Pino earn his first major league victory, 4-2 over the Seattle Mariners on Thursday night.


Tigers Stretch Lead On Royals

Everybody in Detroit's lineup had at least one hit and scored one run spurring the Tigers to a 16-4 rout of the Kansas City Royals in the opener of their four-game series Thursday night.


Yankton Gets Another Event

The National Field Archery Association has announced another national event for Yankton this fall.


Former Viking Gets League Job

Former Minnesota Vikings and Baltimore Ravens center Matt Birk was hired Thursday by the NFL as director of football development.


Wide Awake In Seattle

Kendrys Morales knocked in three runs and Kyle Gibson pitched six shutout innings to lead the Minnesota Twins to an 8-1 rout of the Seattle Mariners on Wednesday night.


Perez Hero For Royals

Salvador Perez hit a go-ahead, three-run homer in the ninth inning and the Kansas City Royals beat the Tampa Bay Rays 5-4 on Wednesday night.


Crofton Coach Honored

Crofton has been a dominating girls basketball team and its coach is being recognized as the best in the state this season.


Wild Add Forward

The Minnesota Wild have signed forward Cody Almond to a one-year contract.

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University of South Dakota computer science students continue to benefit from a partnership with Eagle Creek Software in Vermillion.

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Short Budgets Make Finding Teachers Hard

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Finding teachers for South Dakota school districts will continue to be difficult due to budget shortages.

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Teacher Shortage Studied

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Members of the South Dakota Legislature’s Planning Committee heard about the problems school districts are having finding qualified teachers.

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Health Insurance Premiums Expected To Increase

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An official with the Nebraska Health Care Alliance estimates when the federal health care law fully goes into effect in several months, requiring all policies to be compliant, the expense will be staggering.

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Shortage Of Lawyers In Rural Nebraska

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Too many rural Nebraska counties have no practicing lawyers.