Back to back losses to Oakland have cost the Twins another series. Josh Reddick homered and drove in three runs to seven stellar innings from A.J. Griffin as the A’s beat the Twins 8-2 at Target Field. Scott Diamond allowed five runs in less than five innings to fall to 5-and-11 for Minnesota. Oswaldo Arcia homered and Alex Presley singled in a run for the Twins, who open a three-game series with the Tampa Bay Rays tonight at Target Field.
The group opposing the Rock Island Clean Wind project is still working to get Iowa lawmakers to pass legislation limiting eminent domain.
A report released this week by the TRIP group a private non profit organization shows that Iowa has the third worst bridges in the country with 22 percent structurally deficient.
Time is running short for Nebraska State Legislators this session and a measure that would allow Packer ownership of swine and dairy has only gotten as far as the first round of debate .
Ballots go out next Wednesday to North Central and South Dakota Wheat Grower’s cooperative members regarding possible unification of those co-ops.