The Urbandale, Iowa little league squad fought off elimination on Saturday night with a thrilling 6-5 victory over Michigan. Iowa led 6-0 entering the sixth and final inning before Michigan stormed back with five runs before ultimately falling. Iowa will be back in action tonight in another elimination game against Sammamish, Washington. The action starts at 7:00 on ESPN2.
Up to 100 people may have had contact with the first person to be diagnosed with the deadly virus in the U.S.
Four schools in South Dakota, four in Nebraska, and five in Iowa received the National Blue Ribbon Award for their academic excellence.
Several utility companies across the Midwest are reporting scams that are targeting their customers.
According to Nebraska Secretary of State, John Gale, changing the gubernatorial ticket to replace Lavon Heidemann's name with Mike Foley's avoids voter confusion.
Nebraska Governor Dave Heineman says most of the problems that led to the early release of hundreds of inmates are fixed.