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.
Iowa's largest employee union is negotiating health insurance.
Iowans will see more state troopers on the road this weekend.
A University of Nebraska study considers the risks associated with weight and smoking.
Friday's game will continue to honor a hero from each state for acts of courage.