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.
Iowa’s top prison official says legal action is likely against the designers blamed for months of delays in opening a new state prison.
Officials say the high-voltage electrical transmission line that's proposed to cut through 220 miles of Nebraska's Sand Hills region is designed to have a positive impact on the entire state's power infrastructure.
Governor-elect Pete Ricketts promises to bring a fresh perspective to the prison problem in Nebraska.
With one major rail construction project on the board and several more possibilities, the South Dakota State Rail Board has become quite active.