Iowans are celebrating the decision of the International Olympic Committee to keep wrestling in the Summer Games in 2020. Former University of Iowa wrestling coach and grappling legend Dan Gable says he’s very happy with the decision by the IOC. Congressman Bruce Braley released a statement in support of the decision, while Lieutenant Governor Kim Reynolds took to Twitter to say “We did it Iowa!” Gable said the goal now is to become a top five “core sport” for the Olympics.
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.