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.
The Islamic State militant group released a video purporting to show the beheading of U.S. hostage Steven Sotloff.
Iowa Policy Project, written by Colin Gordon, finds that Iowa's wage structure is weak compared to the growing economy.
State Climatologist, Harry Hillaker, says the winters ahead could be colder than normal.
Omaha State Senator, Burke Harr, plans to re-introduce a bill that makes using a fake weapon a felony.