The Wild will not extend an offer to center Matt Cullen, making him a free agent when the market opens today. Meanwhile, the “Star Tribune” reports the Wild have agreed to terms on a two-year, three-million-dollar contract with veteran defenseman Keith Ballard. The Minnesota native and University of Minnesota star was bought out of the final two years of his contract with Vancouver.
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.