The pain at the gas pump for Minnesotans is easing just a bit. Triple-A spokeswoman Gail Weinholzer says the prices started dropping when some of those refineries that were off-line for maintenance and repairs came back on line. And while the price decline is nice, the high prices still came at a bad time for Memorial Day holiday travelers.
A look at the big stories that made news this week and the headlines you may have missed.
Americans are angry with the handling of issues ranging from healthcare reform to the rise of Islamic State militants.
The state Rail Board approved the new South Dakota rail plan at their meeting this week.
Bidding for the emergency siren project in the lake area of Yankton closed yesterday, but at their meeting yesterday afternoon, Commission members agreed not to go ahead with the project and to reject any received bids.