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.
Minnesota legislative Democrats and Republicans continue to seek common ground as they work to balance the state budget for the next two years.
Emerald Ash Borer has been found in another Iowa County.
Nebraska lawmakers debated and passed a bill that would repeal the state's death penalty law.
Nebraska legislators have advanced a bill that would scrap mandatory minimum prison sentences and the habitual criminal statute.