Matt Cassel will start at quarterback on Sunday as the Vikings take on the defending Super Bowl champion Ravens in Baltimore. Christian Ponder hasn’t passed the concussion protocol and continues to have some symptoms. Minnesota is coming off a 23-20 overtime victory over Chicago. The Vikings are now 3-8-and-1 on the season. The Ravens are in the playoff hunt at 6-and-6.
The original plan was to come up with five ideas for the Onward Yankton competition, but there are now six to choose from.
Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton is advising lawmakers to stay focused on helping Mille Lacs area businesses during an upcoming special session.
Iowa’s 19 state-regulated casinos are holding events for Responsible Gaming Education Week.
A Nebraska professor says Congress needs to give the Iran nuclear agreement careful consideration and not just reject it outright.