The Josh Freeman era got off to a rocky start as the Vikings lost 23-7 to the Giants at MetLife Stadium on “Monday Night Football” Freeman finished just 20-of-53 for 190 yards and an interception for Minnesota, which slipped to 1-and-5 on the season. Adrian Peterson was held to just 28 yards on 13 carries in defeat. The Vikings host the Packers this Sunday.
Up to 100 people may have had contact with the first person to be diagnosed with the deadly virus in the U.S.
Four schools in South Dakota, four in Nebraska, and five in Iowa received the National Blue Ribbon Award for their academic excellence.
Several utility companies across the Midwest are reporting scams that are targeting their customers.
According to Nebraska Secretary of State, John Gale, changing the gubernatorial ticket to replace Lavon Heidemann's name with Mike Foley's avoids voter confusion.
Nebraska Governor Dave Heineman says most of the problems that led to the early release of hundreds of inmates are fixed.