Nebraska is sticking behind head football coach Bo Pelini. Tom Osborne issued a statement of support Wednesday. He says he knew last year about the profanity-laced audio tape from 2011 in which Pelini rips Huskers fans for being “fair-weather.” Nebraska looks to bounce back from a loss to UCLA, hosting South Dakota State on Saturday.
The original plan was to come up with five ideas for the Onward Yankton competition, but there are now six to choose from.
Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton is advising lawmakers to stay focused on helping Mille Lacs area businesses during an upcoming special session.
Iowa’s 19 state-regulated casinos are holding events for Responsible Gaming Education Week.
A Nebraska professor says Congress needs to give the Iran nuclear agreement careful consideration and not just reject it outright.