The Vikings are carrying on without head coach Leslie Frazier. He was fired on Monday after a 5-10-and-1 record this year. The Vikings were 21-31-and-1 in four seasons under Frazier overall. He had been with Minnesota since 2007 when he was the team’s defensive coordinator. Overall, five NFL coaches have been fired since the regular season ended Sunday.
Iowa Governor Terry Branstad says while the state is in pretty good financial shape, that could change quickly.
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska rejected the latest proposal by CHI Health as a way to end a contract dispute.
Negotiators for the State of Iowa presented a contract proposal that differs greatly from the one submitted earlier this month by the largest state employees' union.
Nebraska Attorney General Jon Bruning says the special legislative committee reviewing what went wrong in Corrections that led to the miscalculation of hundreds of prison sentences failed to stay focused.
The number of troops in Afghanistan next year will be larger than originally thought to fill a gap left in the NATO mission.