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 group has forecast that summer travel will reach an all-time high on the wings of a strong U.S. economy.
The South Dakota State Fair is underway in Huron, continuing through Monday.
The longer range forecasts now appear to favor a wetter, cooler trend for the northern plains.
The Retirement Laws Committee of the South Dakota Legislature voted this week to begin the process of changing some of the rules of the state retirement system.