The University of Minnesota football team continues to prepare for the Texas Bowl in Houston, which takes place on Friday evening. The 8-and-4 Gophers play the 6-and-6 Syracuse Orange in the contest. Kickoff time is 5 p.m.
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.