Hisashi Iwakuma struck out nine over six innings of four-hit, shutout ball to pace the Mariners to an 8-2 win over the Twins at Safeco Field. Chris Herrmann was 2-for-5 with a run scored and an RBI for Minnesota, which has lost two straight. Kevin Correia allowed six runs in under two frames for the loss. The series continues tonight.
José-Marie Griffiths, vice president for academic affairs at Bryant University in Smithfield, R.I., will become the 23rd president of Dakota State University.
Nebraska State Senators have advanced legislation that is written to provide for a production tax credit for wind farms and solar projects.
A group of Senators is urging the Environmental Protection Agency to maintain a strong Renewable Fuel Standard.
Iowa Farm Bureau members are hoping that Trade Promotion Authority legislation receives full approval from both the House and Senate.