The Twins begin a 10-game homestand tonight against the Toronto Blue Jays at Target Field. Mike Pelfrey gets the ball for Minnesota. He is 5-and-10 with a 4.86 ERA in 25 starts this season. The Jays will counter with knuckle-baller R.A. Dickey, who is 11-and-12 with a 4.30 ERA.
The Sioux Empire Fair is underway in Sioux Falls this week and organizers are expecting big crowds.
Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack has announced that $349 million is available for 15 rural electric infrastructure projects.
The Executive Director of South Dakota’s Wind Energy Association sees positive potential with President Obama’s Clean Energy Plan released on Monday.
The Environmental Protection Agency is one of the groups that is hailing President Obama’s Clean Energy Plan.