The Twins have officially signed pitcher Mike Pelfrey and catcher Kurt Suzuki. Pelfrey inked a two-year, 11-million-dollar contract, while Suzuki signed for one year at 2.75-million-dollars. Pelfrey went 5-and-13 with a 5.19 ERA in 29 starts last season, his first in Minnesota. Suzuki hit .232 with five homers and 32 RBI in 94 games combined with Washington and Oakland last year.
Iowa lawmakers got an extra early start to this Memorial Day weekend.
State lawmakers have moved to end Nebraska's status as the only state left that denies driver's licenses to the children of illegal immigrants.
Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts is pleased with the $8.6 billion spending plan for the next two years.
A look at some of the big stories that made headlines this week and the headlines you may have missed.