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Making headlines this week

A look back on this week's biggest stories and the headlines you may have missed.

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This week’s top sports shots

A look at some of the biggest plays and best shots in sports this week.

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What color is this dress?

The "great dress debate" has been dividing the Internet. Are you team #WhiteandGold or team #BlueandBlack?

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Grand Ole Opry gets historic designation

The building that houses the heart of country music has an official place in American history.

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PHOTOS: Leonard Nimoy through the years

Although he capped his "Star Trek" run with a notable career as both an actor and director, in the public's mind he will always be Spock.

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‘Star Trek’ star Leonard Nimoy dead at 83

The world famous Mr. Spock has passed away.

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George Harrison tree tribute replaced to mark 72nd birthday

A new tree tribute to the late George Harrison has been planted in a Los Angeles park after a beetle infestation killed off the last pine.

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Rock ‘n’ roll dreams come true for adults at Minnesota camp

Just because you have a family and a mortgage doesn't mean you can't rock and roll.

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Llama drama captivates the nation

Llama I'm coming home! Two llamas making a therapy visit to an Arizona retirement community escaped, sparking a hilarious chase caught live on TV.

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8 dead in Missouri shooting spree

Investigators say the attacks took place in multiple locations.

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Las Vegas plans Elvis exhibit

It opens 59 years to the day since the King first performed in Las Vegas.

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Betting on the Olympics?

Come summer 2016, when the best of the best athletes climb podiums wearing gold, silver and bronze medals, Las Vegas gamblers could very well be counting their green.

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SPRING TRAINING: Brew Crew keeps K-Rod, bad break for Toronto

Some of the headlines coming out of spring training today, Friday, Feb. 27.

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Judge sides with Peterson

Adrian Peterson is a step closer to playing in the NFL again.

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FSA’s Dolcini Talks Farm Program Sign-Up

FSA Administrator Val Dolcini talks about how the Farm Program sign-up is progressing and reminds growers and landowners of upcoming deadlines.

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Spencer School Board Meets

The board approved the purchase of a new Bluebird school bus at a cost of just under $88,000...

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Kanye West publicly apologizes to Beck

The rapper has publicly apologized to Beck almost three weeks after staging a silent protest at the Grammys.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports headlines making news today, Friday, Feb. 27.

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U.S., Cuba meet for second round of talks

Cuban and U.S. officials meet in Washington on Friday for a second round of talks aimed at restoring diplomatic relations.

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Dan Cooper Named Emmetsburg Citizen Of The Year

Cooper is a lifelong resident of the community...

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Education Funding

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Lawmakers from the Democratic-majority Senate and Republican-controlled House remain at odds over education funding...

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Cherokee Standoff Plea Deal

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A Cherokee man who'd held officers at bay in a Cherokee County home has taken a plea deal...

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Governor’s Appointees

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Governor Terry Branstad announced appointments to fill Iowa's boards and commissions, and executive branch department directors...

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Bullying Legislation

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Legislation aimed at expanding guidelines for Iowa educators who respond to school bullying has advanced in the House...

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Mailed Drug Arrest

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A Spencer woman is arrested after receiving drugs in the mail...