Nebraska head football coach Bo Pelini isn’t tipping his hand about who will start at quarterback this weekend. Pelini says it’s still to be determined when asked whether Taylor Martinez is recovered enough from his turf toe to be under center. Tommy Armstrong is expected to start Saturday’s Big Ten opener against Illinois if Martinez is unable to play.
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.