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Crest for new USS North Dakota sub unveiled

August 23, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The new nuclear attack submarine that’s named for North Dakota now has an official crest. Continue Reading

Prep Football: ‘She shows no fear’

August 23, 2012 in West Central Tribune

There is no novelty in Hancock lineman Kayla Crowell’s game and she’s working her way into Owls’ varsity lineup Continue Reading

Golf: Jacobson selected to play on MGA team in N.J. tournament

August 23, 2012 in West Central Tribune

Amateur golfers Andy Jacobson, Matt Schneider, and Jesse Larson were selected to represent Minnesota at the 10th USGA Men’s State Team Championship, Sept. 19-21 at the Galloway National Golf Club, Galloway, N.J. Continue Reading

Armstrong’s Tour titles gone

August 23, 2012 in West Central Tribune

The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency said Thursday night it will strip Lance Armstrong of his unprecedented seven Tour de France titles after he declared he was finished fighting the drug charges that threaten his legacy as one of the greatest cyclists of all time Continue Reading

Prep Football: Tigers, Braves to ‘Tackle Cancer’

August 23, 2012 in West Central Tribune

The Morris/Chokio-Alberta and Benson football teams are taking on a tough disease through the “Tackle Cancer Contest” Continue Reading

College Football: Ridgewater opens at Mesabi Range on Saturday

August 23, 2012 in West Central Tribune

Two teams coming off 2011 state tournament semifinal appearances meet in Virginia Saturday to raise the curtain on the Minnesota College Athletic Conference football season Continue Reading

Prep Football: Wildcats host state champs at scrimmage

August 23, 2012 in West Central Tribune

Rocori began its 2011 season with a full-contact scrimmage in New London.
The Spartans ended it with a 17-14 win over Bemidji in in the 4A Prep Bowl championship game Continue Reading

Boys Soccer: Cards drop season opener

August 23, 2012 in West Central Tribune

Mankato West’s boys soccer team scored five minutes into the match, struck for two more goals in the first half and held off section-rival Willmar, 3-1 on Thursday at the Kennedy School field Continue Reading

Robert Townsend, Minot, letter: Vote ‘yes’ to protect N.D.’s natural areas

August 23, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The North Dakota Clean Water, Lands and Outdoor Heritage Amendment is a unique opportunity to protect our natural lands, parks and clean water, as well as strengthen natural flood control. Continue Reading

Tom Hanks tweets about visit to West Fargo diner

August 23, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Five days after making a surprise visit to the TNT Diner in West Fargo, award-winning actor and director Tom Hanks tweeted on Wednesday to his more than 4.7 million followers that the diner makes a “killer breakfast.” Continue Reading