The Minnesota Golden Gophers open up the 2013 season tonight against the UNLV Rebels at TCF Bank Stadium. The Gophers went 6-and-6 during the regular season last year before losing to Texas Tech in the Meineke Car Care Bowl of Texas. Minnesota beat UNLV 30-27 in a triple-overtime thriller to begin last season. UNLV went just 2-and-11 last year.
Tyson Larson and Keith Kube met in Hartington, Nebraska last night to debate issues before the November election.
Sears will lay off at least 5,457 employees and close more than 100 stores, many before Christmas.
The South Dakota Developmental Center is hosting their second annual community health and wellness fair in Redfield next week.