The Vikings open up preseason play Friday against the Houston Texans at the Metrodome. Minnesota will then travel to Buffalo and San Francisco before wrapping up the exhibition slate at home against Tennessee. The Vikings open the regular season September 8th at Detroit.
A look at some of the biggest stories this week and the headlines you may have missed.
Don't forget to spring forward this weekend.
A major transportation funding bill will be up for final action next week in the South Dakota legislature.
The next big step for South Dakota lawmakers will come next week when they get the official revenue numbers for the current fiscal year, and the latest estimates for the next year.
A bill that would have allowed cities in South Dakota to raise their sales tax for specific projects was in front of the House State Affairs committee today.