The Wild start the 2013 season Thursday night at home against the Los Angeles Kings. Minnesota will then host Anaheim on Saturday before heading to Nashville on Tuesday. The Wild finished with 55 points last season and grabbed the eighth seed in the playoffs but lost in the opening round to Chicago. The Kings were fifth in the West last year with 59 points.
The major policy shift will end decades of hostile ties with the communist-ruled island.
Arthur Rusch anticipates large issues heading into the 2015 session on three committees.
Property tax questions are centered around the actual use of ag land across South Dakota.