The Twins open up a three-game series with the Indians tonight in Cleveland. Samuel Deduno will take the mound for Minnesota. He is 7-and-7 with a 3.82 ERA in 16 starts this season. The Tribe will counter with Ubaldo Jimenez, who is 9-and-7 with a 4.00 ERA.
Iowa's largest employee union is negotiating health insurance.
Iowans will see more state troopers on the road this weekend.
A University of Nebraska study considers the risks associated with weight and smoking.
Friday's game will continue to honor a hero from each state for acts of courage.