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GPAC Tabs Football Awards

The week's top football players in the Great Plains Athletic Conference have been announced.

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Summit League Releases TV Slate

The Summit League announced a 2014-15 basketball television schedule that includes over 100 regional or national broadcasts.

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SDSU, USD Swimmers Honored

South Dakota State’s Alex McLain and South Dakota’s Sam Schutt were named the Men’s and Women’s Swimmers of the Week for their performances Sept. 28 – Oct. 13.

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GPAC Honors Volleyball Best

The Great Plains Athletic Conference has released its weekly award winners for volleyball.

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Former Husker To Get Trial

A former NFL star and his mother will go to trial next year in a mortgage fraud case after they turned down plea deals that called for state prison terms.

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MVFC Remains Strong In Poll

The Missouri Valley Football Conference remains the strongest league in the national FCS football ratings.

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Hearing Set In Peterson Case

A hearing has been scheduled for Wednesday on whether to remove the judge presiding over the felony child abuse case against Adrian Peterson.

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Teddy Reflects On Loss

Monday was a time for reflection for rookie quarterback Teddy Bridgewater.

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Coyote Star Gets Award

Senior middle blocker Melissa Firtko was named The Summit League’s Volleyball Defensive Player of the Week in a league release on Monday.

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Wild Goaltender Honored

Minnesota Wild goalie Darcy Kuemper has been named the NHL's second star of the week for posting consecutive shutouts.

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Vikings Lose At Home

Tahir Whitehead intercepted Teddy Bridgewater twice, Joique Bell put the game away with a fourth-quarter touchdown run, and the Detroit Lions beat the Minnesota Vikings 17-3 on Sunday.

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SDSU Freshman Shines

South Dakota State University wide receiver Jake Wieneke was honored Sunday as Missouri Valley Football Conference Newcomer of the Week, one day after helping lead the Jackrabbits to a come-from-behind victory over Missouri State.

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Huskers Gain In Poll

Nebraska was idle on Saturday but gained two spots in this week's Associated Press College Football Poll.

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Royals In Driver’s Seat

Resilience and perseverance are two traits that have come to epitomize the Kansas City Royals, who've turned into a playoff force with their run of late-inning wins.

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Wild Offer Big Contract

The Minnesota Wild signed defenseman Jonas Brodin to a six-year, $25 million contract extension Sunday.

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Jacks Seek Bounce Back

Two teams in search of their first Missouri Valley Football Conference win of the season square off Saturday night as South Dakota State plays host to Missouri State in the annual Hall of Fame Game.

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Coyotes Celebrate Homecoming

The University of South Dakota welcomes Northern Iowa to the Dakota Dome for its Dakota Days football game Saturday.

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More Trouble For Peterson

There could be more judicial problems awaiting Minnesota Viking running back Adrian Peterson.

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Wild Score Shutout In Opener

Zach Parise scored one of Minnesota's four goals in the second period and assisted on two others, helping the Wild overwhelm the Colorado Avalanche 5-0 in the season opener Thursday night.

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Huskers Lose Cager

Nebraska freshman forward B.J. Day will miss the season after tearing the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee during practice.

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Committee Proposes Changes To Liquor Taxes

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An interim South Dakota Legislative committee has agreed to a package of bills dealing with alcohol tax changes.

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Pressler Weighs In On Ebola

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Former South Dakota Senator and current independent Senate candidate Larry Pressler disagrees with the Obama Administration on their handling of the ebola outbreak.

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Expanded Gambling On South Dakota Ballot

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Voters in South Dakota next month will be deciding on expanded gaming for the casinos in Deadwood.

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Time To Think About Winter

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Despite the nice fall weather, it is time to think about the onset of winter…..at some point.

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Farmer Dies In Combine Accident, Neighbors Respond

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A northwest Iowa farmer died Friday evening in a combine accident on a gravel road and the next morning over three dozen of his neighbors showed up for work in Gene Sitzmann's field.