Nebraska is taking a hit in this week’s college football poll. The Huskers fell out of the Associated Press and “USA Today” top-25 following Saturday’s 41-21 loss to UCLA at Memorial Stadium. Brett Hundley threw three touchdown passes in a 28-point third quarter for the Bruins. Taylor Martinez had three TD passes for Nebraska, which had been ranked 15th.
A look at the big stories that made news this week and the headlines you may have missed.
Americans are angry with the handling of issues ranging from healthcare reform to the rise of Islamic State militants.
The state Rail Board approved the new South Dakota rail plan at their meeting this week.
Bidding for the emergency siren project in the lake area of Yankton closed yesterday, but at their meeting yesterday afternoon, Commission members agreed not to go ahead with the project and to reject any received bids.