The Twins have placed outfielder Josh Willingham on the 15-day disabled list and reinstated outfielder Aaron Hicks from the DL. An MRI on Willingham Tuesday revealed a tear of his medial meniscus as well as a bone bruise in his left knee. Hicks missed 19 games with a strained left hamstring. The 23-year-old rookie went 2-for-4 with two runs scored in his return to the lineup last night.
The Iowa Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management rolled out a new statewide electronic notification and emergency messaging system at the department's annual conference in Des Moines.
The Iowa Workforce Development agency is reporting the state's unemployment rate rose to 4.6 percent in September from 4.5 percent in August.
A TransCanada executive denies an ambitious new project by the company is being undertaken as an alternative to the Keystone XL pipeline.
Tuesday, a U.S. Appeals Court denied an attempt to keep E 15 from reaching consumers. The U.S. Circuit Court of…