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Schnepf: NDSU AD says players won’t be suspended

September 8, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

North Dakota State’s football team made two statements Saturday night: It is a very good football team and it is a very angry football team. Continue Reading

2 Twins minor leaguers handed 50-game drug penalties

March 13, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Major League Baseball announced today that Yeison Florentino and Ezequiel Zarzuela each tested positive. They both play on the Twins’ team in the Dominican Summer League team. Continue Reading

TIMBERWOLVES: Love calls 2-game suspension ‘warranted’

February 7, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The Wolves (12-12) will have to find a way to compensate for Kevin Love’s 25.0 points and 13.7 rebounds per game after the all-star forward was suspended Monday by the NBA for two games without pay for stepping on the face and body of Houston forward Luis Scola on Saturday night at Target Center as Scola lay on the court. Continue Reading

VIKINGS: Suspended Cook stays on roster, but won’t see action

November 8, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Chris Cook might not see the field anytime soon, but the door is open just a bit for the Vikings to make their top draft choice of 2010 part of their future plans. Continue Reading

WILD: 2-game suspension to cost Pierre-Marc Bouchard $44,000

October 10, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Minnesota Wild forward Pierre-Marc Bouchard was suspended for two games without pay by the NHL on Sunday for high-sticking Columbus’ Matt Calvert in the face Saturday night. Continue Reading

Suspended Ed Schultz apologiizes to Fox host for disparaging remark, calling own words ‘vile’

May 26, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Several news and blog sites reported Wednesday that Ed Schultz used a derogatory slur when talking about Laura Ingraham on his show Tuesday.
During his MSNBC television show Wednesday night, Schultz apologized to Ingraham, his audience and the network, his family and his wife, all of whom he said he embarrassed. Continue Reading

ACLU: American Indian teen in Louisiana suspended for long hair

March 19, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The American Civil Liberties Union says a Louisiana school suspended a 13-year-old American Indian boy because of his long hair, which the group says he grew out for cultural and religious reasons.
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NBA suspends Marvin Williams, Shawne Williams

January 29, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The Atlanta Hawks Marvin Williams was suspended for two games and the New York Knicks’ Shawne Williams one game for throwing punches Friday night. Continue Reading

5 Pierz boys’ basketball players suspended

January 13, 2011 in West Central Tribune

PIERZ, Minn. – Five basketball players from Pierz Healy High School have been suspended from school for three days for an alleged hazing incident. Continue Reading

Quarterback Terrelle Pryor, 4 other Buckeyes suspended next season

December 23, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

Ohio State quarterback Terrelle Pryor and four other Buckeyes were suspended by the NCAA for the first five games of next season for selling championship rings, jerseys and awards and receiving improper benefits. Continue Reading