The Vikings continue to gear up for their regular season opener on Sunday in Detroit against the Lions. Minnesota is coming off a 10-and-6 finish last season, which ended with a loss to the Packers in the NFC Wild Card round. Detroit went just 4-and-12 last year. The Vikings won both meetings with the Lions in 2012.
South Dakota Senator John Thune says the US needs strong leadership to confront terror in the mid-east.
South Dakota voters can decide on a higher minimum wage in the November election.
The Government Operations and Audit Committee of the South Dakota Legislature has asked Joop Bolen to appear at it's September 24th meeting.
The Wall Street Journal says South Dakota now is one of the top hydro power producing states in the country.