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Chicago council approves $500M Wrigley renovations

July 24, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

CHICAGO Chicago’s City Council has approved a $500 million renovation of historic Wrigley Field, including a Jumbotron above the ivy-covered left-field wall. Continue Reading

Young Cubs amateur baseball team expects state berth

June 26, 2012 in The Daily Republic

SALEM Despite the Salem Cubs amateur baseball team’s youth this year, manager Roger Duxbury has no doubt in his mind that his team is going to be able to make it to the state tournament.
The Cubs are 11-5 overall and 10-5 in Cornbelt League action. Duxbury said one of the challenges that come along with being a young team is not being able to bounce back from errors as quickly as some other seasoned baseball players are able to. Continue Reading

Kerry Wood retires: The Final K

May 20, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

Sports editor and Chicago native Chris Murphy reminisces about former pitcher Kerry Wood. Continue Reading

Eh? State park windfall, and the Pickwick is back in business

September 1, 2010 in Duluth News Tribune

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