The D-League Skyforce won’t have coach Joel Abelson back next season. The team’s NBA parent club is the Miami Heat, which declined to retain Abelson, according to the “Argus Leader” of Sioux Falls. The Skyforce was 25-and-25 last season and missed the playoffs by one game in Abelson’s only season as head coach.
It now costs Iowa grocery stores and other businesses more to accept payments through the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program.
The head of the Iowa Lottery says his agency's move into a new building is still scheduled to happen before the end of the year.
Nebraska Governor Dave Heineman says many factors led him to choose state Senator John Nelson, an attorney from Omaha, as his lieutenant governor for the final three months of his administration.
Microsoft announced its new operating system to replace the largely unpopular Windows 8.