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South Dakota lawmakers decry pornography as health risk
Rapid City volunteers look to expand bird rehab services
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Trump advances Dakota Access Pipeline, but timeline unclear as tribe plans legal action
South Dakota Senate panel approves science instruction bill
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
Google looks for 'conservative outreach' manager after Trump election win
McDonald's revamps $4 billion McCafe brand as it lags Starbucks
Amazon opening store that will eliminate checkout lines
In Trump freeze, U.S. agencies delay rules affecting farm towns
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At least one Midwest senator unhappy with Trump's ag secretary pick
With winter storm, area sports schedules become shuffled
Week of Jan. 23 South Dakota Sportswriters Basketball Polls
Athlete of the Week: Parkston’s Holzbauer staying focused on task at hand
Area basketball roundup: Fighting Cougars slip past Flyers
Golden Eagles shoot past Howard
Couple plans March wedding
Mitchell man celebrates 85th birthday
Mitchell woman celebrates nine decades
Stickney couple marks 45th wedding anniversary
Colome man marks 90th birthday
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May 14, 2016
From the vacant lot to the majors
I rarely offer baseball advice, but several friends are fans of the Minnesota Twins, and they seem unhappy with their chosen team's performance...
May 14, 2016 - 10:45am
December 27, 2015
Twin birth rate remains steady in South Dakota
SIOUX FALLS — While the number of twins being born in the U.S. is at an all-time high, the twin birth rate in South Dakota is continuing a steady pace. A report released this week from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows that of the nearly 4 million babies born...
December 27, 2015 - 4:06pm
August 26, 2015
Escobar homers twice, Twins win season-high 6th straight
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Shortstop Eduardo Escobar hit two solo home runs, helping the Minnesota Twins beat the Tampa Bay Rays 5-3 Wednesday night at Tropicana Field for their season-high sixth consecutive victory. In a key series for two teams vying for wild-card spots, the Twins...
August 26, 2015 - 10:32pm
July 29, 2015
Struggling Twins know they need to make a trade, and soon
ST. PAUL—The Twins signed veteran outfielder Torii Hunter over the winter to mentor a talented but young team as a clubhouse leader. It was a smart — if expensive — move that has helped push Minnesota into playoff contention with August on the doorstep. With baseball's...
July 29, 2015 - 10:16pm
July 5, 2015
Royals outlast Twins
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Eric Hosmer had been struggling offensively — .209 batting with no extra-base hits in his previous nine games. But Hosmer delivered in the clutch Sunday. Hosmer’s walk off run-scoring double in the ninth scored Lorenzo Cain as the Kansas City Royals beat...
July 5, 2015 - 11:28pm
June 24, 2015
Minnesota Twins prevail against White Sox’s Sale
MINNEAPOLIS — Few teams can say they have Chris Sale’s number. The Minnesota Twins are one of the few. The Twins stymied Sale’s bid for baseball history, getting a solid pitching performance of their own from Phil Hughes as Minnesota beat Chicago 6-1 on Wednesday at Target...
June 24, 2015 - 11:37pm
June 12, 2015
Rangers top Twins 6-2
ARLINGTON, Texas — A two-base error by Minnesota center fielder Aaron Hicks allowed two Texas runs to score in the eighth inning and helped the Rangers to a 6-2 win over the Twins on Friday night. Texas first baseman Mitch Moreland lined the first pitch he saw from Brian Duensing...
June 12, 2015 - 11:45pm
June 10, 2015
Royals sweep Twins
MINNEAPOLIS — The Kansas City Royals got a bunch of early offense then took advantage of three Minnesota Twins errors in a 7-2 win at Target Field on Wednesday. The victory extended the Royals winning streak to four games as Kansas City swept the Twins and moved two games ahead...
June 10, 2015 - 10:50pm
April 30, 2015
South Dakota twin sisters named to Vikings cheerleading team
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — A set of South Dakota twin sisters have been named to the Minnesota Vikings cheerleading team. Experienced dancers Karmen and Kirsten Nyberg joined the team this week. The 23-year-old women previously were cheerleaders for the Sioux Falls Storm indoor football...
April 30, 2015 - 2:08pm
April 21, 2015
Royals edge Twins 6-5
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Third baseman Mike Moustakas homered and drove in three runs as the Kansas City Royals rallied to defeat the Minnesota Twins 6-5 Monday night. Moustakas singled home right fielder Paulo Orlando with the go-ahead run with two outs in the eighth. Catcher Salvador...
April 21, 2015 - 11:42pm
April 12, 2015
White Sox’s Sale stymies Twins in his season debut
CHICAGO — Chris Sale didn’t just deliver in his season debut Sunday. The Chicago White Sox left-hander dominated. Activated off the disabled list earlier in the day, Sale threw 98 pitches — 72 for strikes — while working six innings in a 6-2 White Sox victory over the Minnesota...
April 12, 2015 - 11:23pm
April 6, 2015
Price dominates, Tigers blank Twins in opener
DETROIT — It wasn’t as easy as it look for David Price and the Detroit Tigers. Price fell one out shy of a complete-game five-hitter Monday and got home run support from J.D. Martinez and Alex Avila in Detroit’s 4-0 Opening Day victory over the Minnesota Twins. “Alex...
April 6, 2015 - 8:45pm
April 3, 2015
Twins starter Santana suspended for 80 games
MINNEAPOLIS—Minnesota's big-ticket free agency signing this offseason will not be making his debut as scheduled. Ervin Santana, the Twins' No. 2 starting pitcher, was suspended for 80 games without pay by Major League Baseball on Friday after testing positive for Stanolozol,...
April 3, 2015 - 4:05pm
March 31, 2015
On Friday, half a pair of twins leaves for a year in orbit. It's a chance to measure the effects on long-term space travel.
When Astronaut Scott Kelly volunteered to spend a year in space, he asked NASA scientists whether they'd take advantage of the near-perfect copy...
March 31, 2015 - 10:34am
December 2, 2014
Torii Hunter signs one-year, $10.5 million deal with Twins
By Mike Berardino and Charley Walters St. Paul Pioneer Press MINNEAPOLIS — Torii Hunter is coming home. Seeking to bolster their lineup and add veteran leadership to a mostly quiet clubhouse, the Twins surprised many in baseball Tuesday evening by agreeing to a one-year,...
December 2, 2014 - 10:16pm