The story of Burlington native and former Northern Iowa quarterback Kurt Warner is heading to the big screen. Deadline.com reports 20th Century Fox as acquired the right’s to Warner’s life story. The film will be based on the QB going from bagging groceries to the Arena Football League, and ending up with three Super Bowl appearances and two NFL MVP awards. Warner played for the St. Louis Rams, New York Giants and Arizona Cardinals. There’s no timetable for the film’s release.
Iowa lawmakers got an extra early start to this Memorial Day weekend.
State lawmakers have moved to end Nebraska's status as the only state left that denies driver's licenses to the children of illegal immigrants.
Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts is pleased with the $8.6 billion spending plan for the next two years.
A look at some of the big stories that made headlines this week and the headlines you may have missed.