The Timberwolves have reportedly made a formal contract offer to restricted free agent center Nikola Pekovic. The “Star-Tribune” reports the deal will likely be for four years and worth 12-million-dollars per year or more. Pekovic averaged career-highs of 16.3 points and 8.8 rebounds in 62 games last season.
Minnesota legislative Democrats and Republicans continue to seek common ground as they work to balance the state budget for the next two years.
Emerald Ash Borer has been found in another Iowa County.
Nebraska lawmakers debated and passed a bill that would repeal the state's death penalty law.
Nebraska legislators have advanced a bill that would scrap mandatory minimum prison sentences and the habitual criminal statute.