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.
Iowa's largest employee union is negotiating health insurance.
Iowans will see more state troopers on the road this weekend.
A University of Nebraska study considers the risks associated with weight and smoking.
Friday's game will continue to honor a hero from each state for acts of courage.