The Vikings are receiving some good news regarding defensive tackle Kevin Williams. An MRI revealed he has a hyperextended right knee and bone contusion but no ligament damage. Williams suffered the injury in Sunday’s 34-14 preseason loss in San Francisco. The six-time Pro Bowler racked up 30 tackles and two sacks while starting all 16 games last season.
Minnesota legislative Democrats and Republicans continue to seek common ground as they work to balance the state budget for the next two years.
Emerald Ash Borer has been found in another Iowa County.
Nebraska lawmakers debated and passed a bill that would repeal the state's death penalty law.
Nebraska legislators have advanced a bill that would scrap mandatory minimum prison sentences and the habitual criminal statute.