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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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Fort Wayne Is Summit Pick

Fort Wayne is the preseason favorite to win the 2014-15 Summit League Men’s Basketball Championship according to the annual preseason poll of league coaches, SIDs and media.

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Peterson Gets Trial Date

A Texas judge has tentatively set a Dec. 1 trial date for Vikings star running back Adrian Peterson on a charge of felony child abuse for using a wooden switch to discipline his 4-year-old son.

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Augie, USF In Showdown

The battle of Sioux Falls is coming this weekend.

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Pipeline Certification To Be Opened Up

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The South Dakota Public Utilities Commission will allow forty three people and organizations to have a say in the certification process for the Keystone XL pipeline.

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Johnson Returns Home

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South Dakota Senator Tim Johnson came full circle with a welcome home ceremony in Vermillion yesterday.

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Penalty Money Comes To Iowa

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Over the past two years Iowa organizations have received more than 400-thousand dollars of the penalty money Penn State University paid the N-C-Double-A after one of its assistant football coaches was found guilty of child sex abuse.

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Unique Power Source For Lincoln Facility

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Innovation Campus at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln will use an innovative energy source.

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Road Projects Near Completion

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Several highway projects will be wrapping up on Highways 81 and 12 in northeast Nebraska.