Pitching was the top priority for the Twins in Thursday’s opening rounds of the major league draft. The Twins selected high school pitcher Kohl Stewart with the fourth overall pick in the 2013 MLB First Year Player Draft last night. The Twins also took LSU pitcher Ryan Eades 43rd overall in the second round. Rounds three-through-10 are today and rounds 11-through-40 will take place tomorrow.
Iowa lawmakers got an extra early start to this Memorial Day weekend.
State lawmakers have moved to end Nebraska's status as the only state left that denies driver's licenses to the children of illegal immigrants.
Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts is pleased with the $8.6 billion spending plan for the next two years.
A look at some of the big stories that made headlines this week and the headlines you may have missed.