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Timberwolves, Bennett Split

Anthony Bennett is on the move again.


Contreras Signs Overseas

Former Coyote standout Raeshel Contreras has signed to play with Killester, a premier basketball team in Ireland.


Santana, Twins Top Indians

Ervin Santana pitched strong into the eighth inning and the Twins beat the Cleveland Indians 3-1 Tuesday to start a critical series for the American League wild card chasers.


Cano Can Yes Against Royals

Robinson Cano homered twice and drove in four runs and Hisashi Iwakuma struck out a season-high 10 as the Seattle Mariners romped past the slumping Kansas City Royals, 11-2 Tuesday night.


Augie Gets National Look

The Augustana University men's basketball team was recognized in the Sporting News Yearbook 2015-16 preseason rankings as the No. 2 team in the country.

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Twins Promote Kepler

The Minnesota Twins have promoted one of their top hitting prospects, Max Kepler, from Double-A for the stretch drive.


Royals Changing Closers

Greg Holland is out and Wade Davis is in as the Kansas City Royals' closer.


Jacks, MVFC Rate High

South Dakota State, coming off an open date on their football schedule, has moved up another notch in both national FCS polls.


GPAC Honors Gridders

The Great Plains Athletic Conference has announced its weekly awards for football.


Vikings Reinstate Price

The Minnesota Vikings have reinstated cornerback Jabari Price to the active roster, after he served his two-game suspension for violating the NFL's substance abuse policy.


Ragnar Holds Out

The Minnesota Vikings have faced plenty of worthy adversaries in contract negotiations over the years. It should come as no surprise that Ragnar the Viking was one of the most ferocious.

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Huskers Get Kickoff Time

The kickoff time for the Nebraska-Illinois game on Oct. 3 has been set for 2:30 p.m. Central Time.


Peterson, Vikings Bounce Back

Adrian Peterson had 192 total yards and the Minnesota Vikings rebounded from a rough season opener for a 26-16 victory Sunday over the Detroit Lions.


Duffey, Twins Top Angels

Rookie Tyler Duffey allowed three hits in seven shutout innings, Eddie Rosario and Joe Mauer hit two-run homers, and the Minnesota Twins beat the Angels 8-1 Sunday.


Morales Powers Royals Win

Kendrys Morales homered three times and set a team record with 15 total bases, and the Kansas City Royals routed the Detroit Tigers 10-3 on Sunday, avoiding a sweep in the three-game series.


X’s Lose Title Round

An outstanding regular season turned into a disappointing finish for the Sioux City Explorers in the American Association playoffs.

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Coyotes Win Home Opener

South Dakota running back Trevor Bouma rushed for 117 yards and three scores and the Coyote defense took advantage of a backup quarterback in crushing Drake 52-0 Saturday inside the DakotaDome.


Twins Lose Third Straight

Mike Trout hit a grand slam and a solo shot to set a career high for home runs in a season with 38 and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Minnesota Twins 11-8 on Thursday night.


Peterson Looking For Better Days

Adrian Peterson's long-awaited return to the field was forgettable, with a measly 31 yards rushing for the Minnesota Vikings in their dreadful season opener at San Francisco.

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Area Teams Attack Week 3

Another busy weekend for area college football teams finds most looking for a second win while Iowa hopes to go 3-0.

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Candidate And Activist Forum Ahead


The South Dakota Democrat Party is hosting the Senator Tim Johnson Candidate and Activist Training Camp this weekend in Sioux Falls.

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Pheasant Season Arrives


Resident Only pheasant hunting season beings this weekend in South Dakota, while the main season starts next Saturday.

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Push On For Medicaid Expansion

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A large working group appointed by South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard is looking at a plan that could expand Medicaid coverage.

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Mumps Cases on the Rise at the University of Iowa

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Cases of mumps are being seen at the University of Iowa.

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Nuts to Bats

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Bats are very active right now, and should be avoided.