It’s a good start for the Gophers. Philip Nelson threw for a touchdown and ran for two more to lead the Minnesota Golden Gophers to a 51-23 rout of UNLV in the season opener for both teams at TCF Bank Stadium. Nelson threw for 99 yards and ran for a team-high 83 for the Gophers, who travel to New Mexico State next Saturday.
A look back on some of the week's biggest stories and the headlines you may have missed.
A request has been made with the Public Utilities Commission for a rate hike for Northwestern Energy customers.
A judge has cleared the way for consumers to sue the retailer over the 2013 data breach.
Three Nebraska high school seniors spent last week in Taiwan, touring farms, research facilities, and learning the local culture.