The Vikings continue to prepare for their next preseason game on Sunday night in San Francisco against the 49ers. Minnesota is still in search of its first win following losses to Houston and most recently at Buffalo. The 49ers are 1-and-1 so far in exhibition play.
A look at the big stories that made news this week and the headlines you may have missed.
Americans are angry with the handling of issues ranging from healthcare reform to the rise of Islamic State militants.
The state Rail Board approved the new South Dakota rail plan at their meeting this week.
Bidding for the emergency siren project in the lake area of Yankton closed yesterday, but at their meeting yesterday afternoon, Commission members agreed not to go ahead with the project and to reject any received bids.