DeAndre Kane had 21 points and eight rebounds but number-10 Iowa State suffered a 77-70 loss to 15th-ranked Kansas last night in Ames. Dustin Hogue added 13 points and nine boards for the Cyclones, who have lost two straight since starting 14-and-0. ISU plays at Texas on Saturday.
The city of Yankton has been approved for a $500,000 grant from the State Board of Economic Development for a new road.
School districts across the country are reporting a scam that involves fake invoices for language and math books the schools never bought.
The Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee gave bipartisan approval of South Dakota Senator John Thune’s Surface Transportation Board (STB) reform bill, which he introduced along with Commerce Committee Chairman Jay Rockefeller of West Virginia.