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Royals Win In Extra Innings

Nori Aoki singled home Lorenzo Cain in the 14th inning to lift the Kansas City Royals to a 2-1 win over Cleveland after Indians starter Corey Kluber carried a perfect game into the seventh inning on Thursday night.

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Summit Sets Championships

The Summit League has announced the dates and hosts for all 19 of its sport championships for 2014-15 season.

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Twins Trade Morales; Call Up Polanco

The Twins have made a trade for pitching.

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Swarzak Steps Up

Anthony Swarzak pitched five sharp innings in a fill-in start, Oswaldo Arcia homered and the Minnesota Twins beat the Cleveland Indians 3-1 Wednesday.

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Royals Gain Nod

Mike Moustakas scored the tiebreaking run in the top of the ninth inning and the Kansas City Royals beat Chicago 2-1 Wednesday in the rubber game of a three-game series.

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National Honor For USD Standout

South Dakota pole vaulter Emily Grove was named the Women’s Indoor Field Scholar Athlete of the Year in a release by the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).

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UNO Star Joins Vikes

The Minnesota Vikings have waived defensive end Spencer Nealy and signed tight end Mike Higgins.

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Viking Stadium For The Birds?

The Audubon Society of Minnesota is asking the Minnesota Vikings to do more to protect birds from fatal collisions with the massive glass walls of its new stadium.

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Gibson Scratched From Start

Minnesota Twins pitcher Kyle Gibson has been scratched from Wednesday's start against Cleveland due to lower back stiffness.

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Twins Fall To Indians

Carlos Santana homered among his season high-tying four hits as the Cleveland Indians beat the Minnesota Twins 8-2 Tuesday night.

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SDSU Hires Wayne State Coach

South Dakota State director of athletics Justin Sell has announced the addition of Krista Wood from Wayne State as the next Jackrabbit softball coach.

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Royals Snap Streak

Mike Moustakas homered twice, Bruce Chen pitched five effective innings and the Kansas City Royals snapped a four-game losing streak with a 7-1 rout of the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday night.

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Moore Sets Lynx Record

Maya Moore scored a franchise-record 48 points, the second most in WNBA history, to help the Minnesota Lynx beat the Atlanta Dream 112-108 in double-overtime on Tuesday night.

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Winona Player Dies

Winona State said in a new release that 22-year-old football player Shawn Afryl died Monday during a workout at Maxwell Field on campus.

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Willingham Hero For Twins

Josh Willingham's tiebreaking home run in the eighth inning sent the Minnesota Twins to a 4-3 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Monday night.

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Royals Fall To Sox

Chris Sale pitched seven effective innings and Adam Dunn had two RBIs to lead the Chicago White Sox to a 3-1 victory over the slumping Kansas City Royals on Monday night.

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SDSU Women Get Schedule

Matchups with seven teams that played in the postseason a year ago, a pair of Big East opponents and a Southeastern Conference foe highlight the 2014-15 South Dakota State women's basketball schedule.

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Gopher Great Passes On

Bob McNamara, an All-American football player for Minnesota in the 1950s and later a major fundraiser for the university, has died.

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Timberwolves Sign Hummel

The Minnesota Timberwolves have agreed to terms on a one-year deal with Robbie Hummel.

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Twins Have Losing Weekend

Chris Archer won consecutive decisions for the first time this season as the Tampa Bay Rays extended their winning streak to a season-high five games with a 5-3 victory against the Minnesota Twins on Sunday.

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More College Students in Need of Financial Aid

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College students, including those at Mount Marty College in Yankton, are experiencing more debt and need more access to funds.

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Utility Rates Expected to Increase with New EPA Rule

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The pollution may come down, but utility rates will rise if a new proposed rule by the EPA is put to use in the nation's power plants.

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Teacher Pay on Radar for 2015 Legislature

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Although the state ended the fiscal year with a surplus, Senator Bill Van Gerpen says South Dakota's education might not benefit all that much.

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Midwest Economics Sank in July

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Ernie Goss, Ph.D., says the Business Conditions Index for the region was down in July.

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New School District Ready for Fall

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The Hartington-Newcastle district is gearing up for classes to begin today.