Jason Pominville scored the lone goal of the shootout as the Wild clipped the Canucks 3-2 at The X. Zach Parise and Charlie Coyle both scored in regulation for Minnesota, which has won two in-a-row after losing three-of-four. The Wild begin a four-game road trip tomorrow in Pittsburgh.
Iowa's largest employee union is negotiating health insurance.
Iowans will see more state troopers on the road this weekend.
A University of Nebraska study considers the risks associated with weight and smoking.
Friday's game will continue to honor a hero from each state for acts of courage.