Sports blog posts
These posts are from our community site areavoices.com. Areavoices connects you to your community. Effortlessly share your photos, your videos and your thoughts. Start a blog at areavoices.com. » It's free.Next Page
All the pretty ... hats
I love the Kentucky Derby, I do. Its the one day of the year even non-racing fans generally have an interest in and are excited about horse racing. But Ill be honest: For me, the fun of the day is les...
5/3/13 at 11:05 PM Thanks for nothing shutdown... 7/6/11 at 10:48 PM
It's race time 6/3/11 at 1:47 AM
Forum Communications awarded rights to broadcast North Dakota high school activites
By Tom Mix VALLEY CITY, N.D. When TV viewers flip on the North Dakota high school state tournaments next year, they will see new faces in the broadcast booth. After a three-decade long run of being ...
5/3/13 at 1:42 PM Forum Communications Co. newspapers score big in annual Minnesota Newspaper Association contest 2/4/13 at 12:06 PM
Grand Forks Herald sports department wins Minnesota Associated Press award 6/22/12 at 10:15 AM
Middle Border Conference cuts baseball schedule in half
Mother Nature left the Middle Border Conference athletic directors no choice. On Thursday it was announced that the MBC athletic directors had decided to only count the second round of conference base...
4/19/13 at 10:37 AM Weather limits high school sports options 3/26/13 at 10:39 AM
Our area dominates state hockey 3/5/13 at 11:07 AM
What should be in your workout
When you are in the gym, have you ever wondered "what should be included inmy workout program?" Before I became a certified personal trainer I use to wonder if what I was doing was effective or if I w...
4/16/13 at 1:42 PM
The Rabbits and the Panthers
There were all sorts of reasons why I accepted a reporting position at the Daily Globe more than nine years ago, but one of the lesser-known rationales was the dilemma I knew Id face in my allegiance ...
2/26/13 at 2:22 PM High five, low five, take five 7/8/10 at 7:18 PM
Flinch! 2/18/10 at 1:00 AM
In the Not-Now
What does it say about Americans that the public is already starting to talk about candidates for president for 2016? Eckhart Tolle wrote in his book The Power of Now that mankind is threatened by ou...
2/18/13 at 11:27 AM The NFL Refs Debacle: A Case Study in Hype 9/28/12 at 9:52 AM
Vikings Stadium Kerfuffle 4/24/12 at 9:27 AM
The NFL and me
I should not write a column on football. My friend, Matt Bruggeman, invests a substantial amount of time researching his life's thesis, football and could write a column more packed with historical pe...
9/9/12 at 7:21 AM
MRI Reveals Torn UCL for Joel Zumaya
Multiple sources are reporting that the MRI Joel Zumaya had this morning revealed a torn UCL in his right elbow. A torn UCL will mean Tommy John surgery and that he will not pitch in the 2012 season. ...
2/26/12 at 1:44 PM Zumaya already injures elbow? 2/25/12 at 2:37 PM
Twins Pitchers and Catchers report today! 2/18/12 at 2:09 PM
Lynx basketball team earns Minnesota support, Dayton says
The Minnesota Lynx womens professional basketball team is like politicians, in one sense, Gov. Mark Dayton says. In my opinion, professional sports teams, like politicians, don't deserve the public's...
9/21/11 at 2:52 PM Dayton honors state chamption wrestlers 3/30/11 at 5:00 PM
Legislators debate reselling electronic tickets 3/22/11 at 10:04 PM
Purple marks of victory
My legs are covered in scrapes and bruises natural tattoos symbolizing my insane summer. My first year of mountain bike racing is coming to an end. And in true style, Im going out with a bang mor...
9/7/11 at 2:10 PM Riding in West Central Minn. 8/11/11 at 8:28 AM
The ‘others’ phenomenon 8/10/11 at 1:34 PM
Organizing Product for Runners
So every once in awhile you find those products that make you say, "how cool is that?". I just returned from a conference in Chicago where I was given this neat little product called the Phubby. Wei...
6/23/11 at 9:39 AM
Why the Timberwolves are interesting in 2010-11
At the start of every sports season, there is always a sense of optimism. For the Minnesota Timberwolves, the start of the 2010-11 season brings not only some optimism, but more importantly than that...
10/27/10 at 1:57 PM Yankees, Shmankees. It's the Twins turn 9/29/10 at 10:31 AM
Gophers forward lacks NBA skills 9/24/10 at 8:49 AM
Twins win is big
By winning the game in Chicago tuesday night (9-3) the Twins have essentially assured themselves of winng the Central Division. Even if they lose the final two games, they will come out of Chicago wit...
9/15/10 at 3:50 PM
Police kill bear on Minnesota golf course
A spokesman for the Minnesota DNR said police had no choice but to kill a black bear that wandered onto the 15th fairway at Manitou Ridge Golf Course in White Bear Lake, Minn. Wednesday evening. "...
5/7/10 at 3:29 AM Outdoors writer Tom Stienstra busted in pot case 4/5/10 at 10:42 AM
All-female TCU team takes 2010 NCAA rifle title 3/15/10 at 9:52 AM
The agony of defeat
The Winter Olympic games are over. The athletes have all gone home. Some have medals (way to go!) but most do not. For every athlete who won gold, there was another who finished dead last. The thrill...
3/4/10 at 4:54 AM