Reports indicate Des Moines, Iowa Olympian Lolo Jones could be in trouble for a bar fight in Lake Placid, New York. Deadspin.com reports Jones got into a fight with another Winter Olympics hopeful Aja Evans last Friday night. Jones is seeking to make the 2014 Team USA bobsled team to go along with her appearances running track in the Summer Olympics. Jones and Evans were allegedly fighting the stepdaughter of former Team USA head Tony Carlino, who runs the bobsled track at Lake Placid.
University of Nebraska President Hank Bounds says the support the university receives from the state attracted him to the position.
Iowa Lottery officials are monitoring states that are experimenting with the electronic sale of lottery tickets.
The Yankton School Board has decided to add a full time art teacher back to the staff at the Middle School.
José-Marie Griffiths, vice president for academic affairs at Bryant University in Smithfield, R.I., will become the 23rd president of Dakota State University.
Nebraska State Senators have advanced legislation that is written to provide for a production tax credit for wind farms and solar projects.