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Prep wrestling: Two weekends, two Ellsworth championships
Spring Valley/Elmwood wrestling: Cardinals are champions in Dells Duals
Prep boys basketball: Prescott, Plum City/Elmwood, and Spring Valley all win
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Swedish Christmas celebration goes whole month long
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'You get what you pay for' (part 1): The underfunding of long-term care facilities
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TOWN OF HARTLAND: 12/13/16 Town Board Meeting
TOWN OF TRENTON: 12/8/16 Planning Commission Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY: 12/8/16 Board of Health Meeting
TOWN OF TRENTON: 12/13/16 Town Board Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 12/14/16 Solid Waste Management Board Meeting Notice
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Ron Kind column: Commemorating Pearl Harbor
EDITORIAL (Dec. 7, 2016): A date which will live in infamy
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR (Nov. 30, 2016)
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March 24, 2015
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Wild edge Maple Leafs 2-1
TORONTO -- Minnesota Wild forward Thomas Vanek's third-period goal held up as the Wild edged the Maple Leafs 2-1 in Toronto last night. Vanek...
March 24, 2015 - 8:50am
March 23, 2015
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Gopher women's hockey team wins national championship
MINNEAPOLIS - The University of Minnesota women's hockey team won the NCAA National Championship with a 4-1 win over Harvard yesterday at Ridder...
March 23, 2015 - 10:18am
March 20, 2015
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Capitals down Wild 3-2
ST. PAUL -- Washington star Alex Ovechkin lit the lamp twice for the Capitals in a 3-2 win over the Minnesota Wild at the Xcel Energy Center last night. Evgeny Kuznetsov scored less than a minute after Ovechkin scored his first to make it 2-0 late in the second. Ovechkin's...
March 20, 2015 - 7:11am
March 19, 2015
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Raptors defeat T-Wolves 105-100
TORONTO -- Toronto's DeMar DeRozan led five players in double figures with 21 points as the Raptors topped the Minnesota Timberwolves 105-100 last night. Jonas Valanciunas racked up 15 points and 15 rebounds, while Terrence Ross also netted 15 points for the Raptors, who have...
March 19, 2015 - 8:25am
March 18, 2015
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Wild win in Nashville 3-2
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- It took Minnesota defenseman Matt Dumba 22 seconds into overtime to find the back of the net as the Wild topped the Predators 3-2 in Nashville last night. Charlie Coyle scored twice for the Wild, including a game-tying tally in the third period that eventually...
March 18, 2015 - 9:19am
March 17, 2015
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Short-handed T-Wolves fall to Nets 122-106
MINNEAPOLIS -- Brooklyn's offense could not be stopped in the Nets' 122-106 win over the short-handed Minnesota Timberwolves on Monday at the Target Center. The Timberwolves were without three starters -- Kevin Garnett, Ricky Rubio and Nikola Pekovic -- and only had eight...
March 17, 2015 - 9:07am
March 16, 2015
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Spurs easy winners over battered Timberwolves
SAN ANTONIO -- San Antonio forward Kawhi Leonard led a balanced attack with 15 points as the Spurs slammed the Minnesota Timberwolves 123-97 in San Antonio last night. Tony Parker added 11 points and eight assists for the Spurs, who are 7-3 in their last 10 games. Manu Ginobili...
March 16, 2015 - 9:23am
March 14, 2015
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Win keeps Gopher pucksters in first place
MINNEAPOLIS - The University of Minnesota men’s hockey team goes into the final day of action in the Big Ten tied for first place with Michigan after the Golden Gophers shutout Penn State 5-0 and Michigan beat Michigan State 5-3 Friday. Minnesota’s five goals at Mariucci Arena...
March 14, 2015 - 8:55am
March 13, 2015
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Buckeyes oust Minnesota from Big Ten Tournament
CHICAGO - D'Angelo Russell scored a game-high 23 points as the Ohio State Buckeyes dismissed the Minnesota Golden Gophers, 79-73, in the second round of the Big Ten Tournament at the United Center. Shannon Scott added 21 points, six assists and five rebounds for the sixth- seeded...
March 13, 2015 - 10:44am
March 12, 2015
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Gophers win Big Ten Tournament opener
CHICAGO - Joey King was one of four University of Minnesota players to net double figures as his 20 points led the 11th-seeded Golden Gophers...
March 12, 2015 - 8:08am
March 10, 2015
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Zahui B makes cut for national player of the year award
MINNEAPOLIS - University of Minnesota sophomore center Amanda Zahui B. yesterday was named to the John R. Wooden Award 2015 Women's National Ballot. The ballot is comprised of 15 student-athletes who are the front-runners for college basketball's player of the year award and have...
March 10, 2015 - 9:11am
March 9, 2015
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Wild's winning streak snapped by Colorado
ST. PAUL - The Colorado Avalanche got a solid 3-2 win over the Minnesota Wild at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul yesterday. The Avs’ scored in all three periods, and held off two late Wild goals to seal the win. Cody McLeod, Zach Redmond, and Gabriel Landeskog found the...
March 9, 2015 - 10:16am
March 8, 2015
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: T-Wolves takedown Trail Blazers 121-113
MINNEAPOLIS (SportsNetwork.com) - Gary Neal scored 17 of his 27 points in the fourth quarter to help the Minnesota Timberwolves record a 121-113 victory over the somewhat short-handed Portland Trail Blazers at the Target Center. Neal finished 8-of-11 from the field and the Timberwolves...
March 8, 2015 - 2:11pm
March 6, 2015
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Wild rally to beat Capitals 2-1
WASHINGTON D.C. -- Minnesota forward Jason Pominville scored twice in the third period leading the Wild to a 2-1 comeback win over the Capitals in Washington last night. Zach Parise assisted on both goals. It was Pominville's 14th and 15th tallies of the season. Devan Dubnyk...
March 6, 2015 - 9:11am
March 5, 2015
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Peterson meets with Vikings' brass about future
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- Minnesota Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer and general manager Rick Spielman met with running back Adrian Peterson on Wednesday regarding his future. According to ESPN, Peterson said the meeting went well but wants to keep the details private. It was...
March 5, 2015 - 9:52am