The Timberwolves waived center Greg Stiemsma and forward Mickael Gelabale on Sunday. Stiemsma, who once played for the Sioux Falls Skyforce, averaged four points and 3.4 rebounds in 76 games last season with the T’wolves. Gelabale posted five points and 2.8 boards per game in 36 contests last year.
U.S. manufacturing activity hit a nearly 3-1/2-year high last month, a sign the economy entered the third quarter on strong footing.
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.