Vikings fullback Jerome Felton underwent an emergency appendectomy on Wednesday and will likely miss the rest of the preseason. Felton participated in the morning workout Wednesday but was absent for the final practice in Mankato as training camp came to a close. The Vikings battle the Buffalo Bills tomorrow in their second preseason game.
Sears will lay off at least 5,457 employees and close more than 100 stores, many before Christmas.
The South Dakota Developmental Center is hosting their second annual community health and wellness fair in Redfield next week.
A new local brewery is up and running in Luverne, Minnesota.
Besides training more teachers, the South Dakota Board of Regents wants to improve education for future administrators.