The Huskers continue to prepare for their bowl game on New Year’s Day. Nebraska will face 22nd-ranked Georgia of the SEC in the Gator Bowl next Wednesday in Jacksonville, Florida. Nebraska is 8-and-4, including 5-and-3 in the Big Ten. The Bulldogs are also 8-and-4 overall, and 5-and-3 in the SEC.
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.