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FISH TALES: Brian Thomas
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Blane Klemek: The wonderful world of wetlands
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April 1, 2014
CURLING: Fenson rink falls to 2-5 at World Championships
BEIJING, China — The playoff hopes for the Pete Fenson rink at the 2014 World Men’s Curling Championships took a hit Tuesday as Fenson dropped an 8-6 decision to Scotland and a 7-4 decision to Canada. Team USA continues to struggle with the rocks and the ice and will take a 2-5...
April 1, 2014 - 11:42pm
Curling: Fenson falls to 2-5 at World Championshps
BEIJING, China -- The playoff hopes for the Pete Fenson rink at the 2014 World Men’s Curling Championships took a nose hit Tuesday as Fenson dropped an 8-6 decision to Scotland and a 7-4 decision to Canada. Team USA continues to struggle with the rocks and the ice and will take...
April 1, 2014 - 10:40am
March 31, 2014
CURLING: Fenson 2-3 at World tournament
BEIJING, China — The Pete Fenson rink of Bemidji earned its second victory of the 2014 World Men’s Curling Championship tournament Monday as the team stopped Germany 8-3. The win upped the Fenson rink, which is representing the USA at the event, to 2-3 heading into Monday’s...
March 31, 2014 - 8:00pm
March 29, 2014
CURLING: Fenson rink off to slow start at Beijing World Championship
BEIJING — The Pete Fenson rink lost both its first two games during the 2014 World Men’s Curling Championship in Beijing, China. Bemidji native Fenson, representing team USA along with teammates Shawn Rojeski, Joe Polo and Ryan Brunt, lost to the Czech Republic 9-7 then fell...
March 29, 2014 - 10:42pm
March 26, 2014
CURLING: Fenson to lead Team USA in World Championships in China
BEIJING, China — Eight-time national champion Pete Fenson of Bemidji will lead Team USA at the 2014 World Men’s Curling Championships this weekend in China. This will be the eighth appearance at the world championship for Fenson, 46, who led Team USA to its first ever Olympic...
March 26, 2014 - 9:44pm
March 20, 2014
CURLING: Pottinger finishes 5-4, out of playoff contention
SAINT JOHN, Newfoundland — Team USA’s run at the 2014 World Women’s Curling Championship an end Thursday. The Allison Pottinger rink, which features Bemidji’s Natalie Nicholson, split its final two matches and finished with a 6-5 record in the round robin tournament. The...
March 20, 2014 - 10:25pm
March 18, 2014
Women's curling: USA falls to 3-3 at World Championships
ST. JOHN, New Brunswick -- The Allison Pottinger rink, which includes Natalie Nicholson of Bemidji, fell 8-5 to Russia in Tuesday’s afternoon round when Pottinger's hammer in the 10th end was unable to replace Russia's stone near the button. Tuesday’s setback dropped USA to...
March 18, 2014 - 4:51pm
March 17, 2014
Curling: Pottinger in hunt at Worlds
ST. JOHN, New Brunswick — The Allison Pottinger rink opened the World Women’s Curling Championships with three victories but the team, which includes Bemidji curler Natalie Nicholson, dropped a pair of decisions Monday, 8-5 to Sweden and 9-3 to Canada and fell to 3-2. Pottinger...
March 17, 2014 - 10:02pm
March 14, 2014
CURLING: Pottinger rink faces China in opening round of World Championships
ST. JOHN, New Brunswick — A world championship will be on the line next week as New Brunswick hosts the 2014 Women’s World Curling Championships today through March 23. Representing the USA will be the Allison Pottinger rink of St. Paul and among the athletes on that team is...
March 14, 2014 - 10:38pm
March 8, 2014
National curling: Fenson, Pottinger rinks will represent USA at World Championships
PHILADELPHIA -- Pete Fenson captured the USA National men’s curling championship Saturday as the skip from Bemidji and his teammates dominated the Craig Brown rink of Madison, Wis. 9-3 in the Page playoff final. The playoff win also gave Fenson enough order of merit points to secure...
March 8, 2014 - 6:51pm
March 7, 2014
CURLING: Fenson, Pottinger advance to finals
PHILADELPHIA — The Pete Fenson rink of Bemidji will play the Chris Brown rink at 2 p.m. Saturday in the title game of the USA National men’s curling tournament. Fenson advanced to the championship by downing Brady Clark 7-4 Friday morning and stopping Heath McCormick of Duluth...
March 7, 2014 - 11:23pm
March 5, 2014
CURLING: Pottinger, Potter advance to playoffs
PHILADELPHIA — Both the Allison Pottinger rink of St. Paul and the Cassie Potter rink of St. Paul secured playoff berths Wednesday at the USA National women’s curling championships. Both the Pottinger rink, which includes Bemidji curler Natalie Nicholson, and the Potter rink,...
March 5, 2014 - 2:48pm
March 3, 2014
Curling: Pottinger rink 4-0 at nationals
PHILADELPHIA — The Allison Pottinger rink of Eden Prairie, which includes Natalie Nicholson of Bemidji, is undefeated after four rounds of the National Curling Championships while the Cassie Potter rink of St. Paul is 2-2. Joining Pottinger at 4-0 is the Nina Spatola rink of Wisconsin. On...
March 3, 2014 - 10:10pm
February 17, 2014
MEN'S CURLING: U.S. finishes ninth in Sochi
SOCHI, Russia -- A 6-3 loss to Switzerland left the John Schuster rink of the United States with a 2-7 mark after round robin play at the...
February 17, 2014 - 12:07pm
February 15, 2014
WOMEN'S CURLING: Brown rink is eliminated from medal contention after losing to Sweden
SOCHI, Russia - The Erika Brown rink was eliminated from medal contention in the women’s curling tournament Saturday after Sweden scored two...
February 15, 2014 - 3:09pm