The NASCAR Nationwide Series will be in Newton this Saturday for the DuPont Pioneer 250. Sprint Cup regular Joey Logano won last week’s race at Dover in NASCAR’s B-series. Regan Smith leads the Nationwide Series standings by 27 points over Sam Hornish Jr. entering this weekend’s race.
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.