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4 weeks ago

Griffen To Pro Bowl

Minnesota Vikings defensive end Everson Griffen has been selected as a replacement to the Pro Bowl.

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4 weeks ago

Vikings Fill Coaching Spot

The Minnesota Vikings have hired former Miami Dolphins coach Tony Sparano to supervise their offensive line.

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4 weeks ago

SDSU Women Pull Away For Win

The South Dakota State University women’s basketball team outscored Fort Wayne 18-8 in the fourth quarter and recorded a 61-42 win Wednesday night in Summit League action in the Gates Sports Center.

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4 weeks ago

Coyote Rally Comes Up Short

South Dakota fought back from 16 points down in the second half only to see its last second shot from point blank range roll around and out in a 66-65 loss at North Dakota State Wednesday.

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4 weeks ago

Timberwolves Drop Eighth Straight

James Harden had 27 points and 11 assists and the Houston Rockets got their season-high fifth straight win, 107-104 over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Wednesday night.

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4 weeks ago

Former Husker Found Dead

Former Nebraska star running back Lawrence Phillips has been found dead in his California prison cell and officials say they suspect suicide.

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4 weeks ago

USD To Meet New Mexico

The University of South Dakota football team will open next season against New Mexico.

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4 weeks ago

Comfort For Blair Walsh

After many Minnesota Vikings fans ripped kicker Blair Walsh for missing a 27-yard field goal that could have given the team a win in Sunday's playoff game, some first-graders used it as a lesson in empathy.

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4 weeks ago

Vikings Fire Assistant Coach

Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer has fired offensive line coach Jeff Davidson following a season of struggles at the position that began with two veteran starters landing on injured reserve.

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4 weeks ago

Huskers Top Gophers

Shavon Shields scored 19 of his 24 points in the first half and Nebraska rolled to an 84-59 win over Minnesota on Tuesday night.

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4 weeks ago

GPAC Honors Weekly Best

Standout performances by basketball players from Mount Marty and Nebraska Wesleyan have earned them weekly honors in the Great Plains Athletic Conference.

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4 weeks ago

Wieneke In Fab 50

South Dakota State University wide receiver Jake Wieneke was named Tuesday to the 2015 Fabulous Fifty FCS All-America Team by College Sporting News.

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4 weeks ago

T-Wolves Lose At Home

Kevin Durant shrugged off a slow start to finish with 30 points for the Oklahoma City Thunder in a 101-96 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Tuesday night.

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4 weeks ago

Wild Goes Down

Brian Gionta had a goal and an assist as the Buffalo Sabres scored three times in the first period and hung on to beat the Minnesota Wild 3-2 Tuesday night.

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1 month ago

Record Viewership For Viking Loss

The Seahawks' comeback win over the Vikings is the most-watched early Sunday NFL wild-card game on record.

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1 month ago

Final FCS Ratings Set

The South Dakota State University football team holds a spot in the top 20 of both major season-ending Football Championship Subdivision polls.

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1 month ago

Poll Leaders Keep Spots

Kansas and Connecticut remain the top rated men's and women's college basketball teams with some area teams getting notice.

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1 month ago

Augie Stars Reap Rewards

Basketball players from Augustana have earned weekly honors in the Northern Sun Conference South Division.

Recent Headlines

4 hours ago in Local

SD House Debate on School Funding Bill Halted by Procedural Move

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A potential vote on a bill that would raise the state sales tax by a half cent was halted by a procedural move in the South Dakota House yesterday.

6 hours ago in Local

Fargo Police Officer Shot, Not Expected to Survive

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A FARGO NORTH DAKOTA POLICE OFFICER WHO RESPONDED TO A DOMESTIC INVOLVING AN ARMED SUSPECT IN A NORTH FARGO HOME WAS SHOT AND MORTALLY WOUNDED LAST NIGHT.

16 hours ago in Local

Iowa Senators Disagree on Education Funding

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A debate over funding for K-12 education in the Iowa Senate included claims that many schools could be forced to cut their literacy programs.

17 hours ago in Local

Nebraska Colleges & Universities Requesting Money for Construction

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The Nebraska State College System is seeking roughly 50-million dollars for building renovations and new construction on its three campuses.

17 hours ago in Local

Nebraska Legislators Getting Pushed on Property Tax Relief

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Farmers and ranchers appealed to the Nebraska legislature's Education Committee for relief from rising property taxes.