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.
Clean up is underway in Dakota City Nebraska and Sergeant Bluff Iowa after strong storms moved through late Sunday afternoon.
South Dakota Senator John Thune says the US needs strong leadership to confront terror in the mid-east.
South Dakota voters can decide on a higher minimum wage in the November election.
The Government Operations and Audit Committee of the South Dakota Legislature has asked Joop Bolen to appear at it's September 24th meeting.