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Vikings to start Cassel in London

September 27, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Matt Cassel will start Sunday for the Minnesota Vikings, replacing injured Christian Ponder at quarterback against the Pittsburgh Steelers when they meet at Wembley Stadium in London.
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Vikings’ Peterson starting to find 5th gear

October 1, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Adrian Peterson spent the first three weeks of the season looking for that highest gear while coming back from knee surgery. It looks like he found it on Sunday against the Detroit Lions. Peterson rushed for 102 yards in Minnesota’s 20-13 victory in Detroit. Continue Reading

State golfers try to win first U.S. Open

June 14, 2012 in Pierce County Herald

Wisconsin Sports — Wisconsin golfers Steve Stricker and Mark Wilson will again try to win their first majors, as the U.S. Open begins today at the Olympic Club in San Francisco. Continue Reading

World of Outlaws to race twice at RCS in 2012

December 2, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The Outlaws, the country’s top sprint car circuit, will race June 15 and Aug. 17 at RCS. The Outlaws also will race at the Red River Valley Speedway in West Fargo on June 16. Continue Reading

City to give aid for hockey program

August 9, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

Sport association will receive more than $135K from Worthington
WORTHINGTON The Worthington City council approved a funding request made by Worthington Hockey Association (WHA) at a special meeting Tuesday morning. Continue Reading

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ND Higher Ed Board Might Challenge Fighting Sioux Bill

May 9, 2011 in WDAZ

The president of North Dakota’s Board of Higher Education says the board might have a legal challenge to a bill that requires the University of North Dakota to keep its Fighting Sioux athletics nickname. Continue Reading

Swimming: Magalis wins state dive title

March 9, 2011 in The Farmington Independent

The thought of being a state champion started to creep into Tyler Magalis’ mind at the Class 2A State Meet in 2008.
The freshman had just finished 11th in the 1-meter dive behind six seniors, two juniors and two sophomores. Magalis had already been training as a swimmer for six years, and he figured three more years of training as a diver and it could be him at the top of the University of Minnesota Aquatics Center podium by 2011. Continue Reading

Super Bowl ads: Eminem, Roseanne, singing cowboys

February 6, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

It was also hard to throw a Pepsi can without hitting a car commercial during Super Bowl XLV between the Pittsburgh Steelers and Green Bay Packers. Automakers took advantage of advertising’s biggest showcase to try to show they’re back after two tough years for the industry. Continue Reading&

Girls basketball: Winning streak reaches seven

December 28, 2010 in The Farmington Independent

Farmington’s girls basketball team used a familiar script to dispose of Rochester Mayo and move within a game of the school record for consecutive wins.
The Tigers overcame a bit of a slow start with another dominant defensive effort, and extended their lead throughout the second half in an eventual 63-38 win their seventh in a row over Rochester Mayo last Tuesday night in Rochester. Continue Reading

Ellsworth girls hoops gets first win

December 11, 2010 in Pierce County Herald

The first win of the 2010-11 season came Friday for the Ellsworth High School girls basketball team. Continue Reading