The Nebraska football team begins Big Ten play tomorrow against the Illinois Fighting Illini. Kickoff at Memorial Stadium is set for 11 a.m. Both teams are off to 3-and-1 starts. Nebraska blew out South Dakota State 59-20 at home two weekends ago, while the Fighting Illini manhandled Miami-Ohio 50-14 at home this past Saturday.
Two U.S. marshals and a New York police detective were wounded and a fugitive wanted on sex abuse charges was killed in a shootout in Greenwich Village.
Unmanned aircraft have been banned within the boundaries of the Missouri National Recreational River on the South Dakota – Nebraska border.
A South Dakota cable, phone and internet provider has been sold, and the new owners are promising improved services.
Northwestern Energy is looking at a major upgrade of their electric transmission facilities in and near Yankton.