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Klander joins BSU Foundation staff in Twin Cities
The law is black and white, but it's easy for teen dating to slip into illegal status in shades of gray
Shepherd named manager at RiverWood Bank
UPS honors Thompson
Carlson earns customer service honor
AXEMEN: After QB Owens leaves to play baseball, backup White, WR Balentine will pick up slack this week at Green Bay
COLLEGE HOCKEY: Minnesota Duluth, St. Cloud, North Dakota all move on to regional finals
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: Scanlan named USCHO national coach of the year
INDOOR FOOTBALL: After slow start, Axemen running back Kalokoh starting to crank it up
MEN'S HOCKEY: Former BSU defensman Prapavessis to sign with AHL Rochester
Russell Eugene Michalek
Laurie Jean Hanson
Raymond A. Theisen
James "Jim" Earl Hannigan
Ervin A. Jacobson
Blane Klemek: Ruffed grouse are the drummers of the woods
MASTER GARDENERS COLUMN: How best to protect the pollinators
John Eggers: The winter adventures of Simon and Simone
Patrick Guilfoile: Does finger length point to agreeableness?
MOLLY MIRON COLUMN: One of the most difficult, but most honored times of my career
Welcome to the 'Thunder' dome: Celtic Thunder to hit the stage Tuesday
Pioneer Previews: Oxcars on tap today
Art briefs - Sunday March 22
Art briefs - Sunday March 15
An extravaganza of guests: BSU, Headwaters to host variety of musicians this week
READER PHOTO: Sundog in the afternoon
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Don't give up on ice fishing season just yet
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Meltdown makes things tricky for ice anglers
Photo of the Day: Pussy Willows
Blane Klemek: The northern cardinal is indeed a popular bird
Gerhardson birthday celebration
Michael Reagan: Republicans versus Republicans
Georgie Anne Geyer: Democracy still has a chance in Tunisia
Danny Tyree: It’s not a war on Easter, but...
Will Durst: A Bush, Clinton rematch?
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Why Congress wrote that letter to Iran
June 4, 2013
Tom Purcell: The games behind the 2020 Olympic Games
Washington, D.C., is in the grip of scandals, the economy is stumbling and a host of other challenges are weighing me down — which is why I prefer to dwell on more obscure subjects, such as a battle raging behind the scenes over the 2020 Olympics. According to the Toronto...
opinion / commentary
June 4, 2013 - 11:00pm
August 13, 2012
Back to reality: Britain bounces back after games
LONDON (AP) -- Basking in post-Olympic glory, Britain succumbed to reality Monday with commuters venturing back to work and Heathrow Airport experiencing one of its busiest days ever. Approximately 116,000 people were expected to leave Monday from Heathrow, London's busiest hub,...
August 13, 2012 - 9:49am
July 28, 2012
Dream come true: Melrose native Smock used father's death as motivation for London games
ST. PAUL - Maybe it's the laugh, which seemingly never stops. But if there ever was a U.S. Olympic athlete who was born to handle success, it...
July 28, 2012 - 12:00am
March 2, 2010
Olympics: Vancouver recovering from party
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) -- The party is over in Vancouver, replaced by an Olympic-sized hangover. The question now is how long the headaches will last. While the streets of Vancouver overflowed with mosh pit-like crowds celebrating Canada's overtime hockey victory over the...
March 2, 2010 - 12:00am
February 23, 2010
China beats U.S. women curlers on last rock
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) -- Reigning world champion China converted its final shot of the 10th end for the game-winning point, handing...
February 23, 2010 - 2:32pm
February 22, 2010
Bemidji State's Tomcikova to play in her final Olympic game today
Slovakia goaltender Zuzana Tomcikov, who plays collegiate hockey at Bemidji State, will end her 2010 Olympic experience Monday at 4 p.m. when...
sports / beavers
February 22, 2010 - 3:01pm
U.S. women curlers fall to Canada, Sweden
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) -- The American curlers made a lineup change and were much more accurate in their shooting. It didn't matter...
February 22, 2010 - 9:40am
February 21, 2010
Olympics: USA men's hockey team jolts Canada with 5-3 win in major upset
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) -- The United States pulled off its biggest Olympic hockey upset since the Miracle on Ice, stunning Canada 5-3...
February 21, 2010 - 9:35pm
February 18, 2010
Curling Concern? USA winless so far in Olympic competition
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) -- The Americans are still winless in Olympic curling -- a combined 0-5 through two days of competition. The...
February 18, 2010 - 12:00am
February 17, 2010
Olympic men's curling: USA frustrated in loss to Germany
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) -- John Shuster shook his head, his frustration all too clear. Shuster and the rest of his U.S. curling foursome could hardly complain about their chances against Germany. There were plenty of them in the team's Olympic opener, and the Americans failed...
February 17, 2010 - 12:00am
February 12, 2010
Olympic luger from Republic of Georgia dies after crash
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) -- A men's Olympic luger from the country of Georgia died Friday after a high-speed crash on a track that is the world's fastest and has raised safety concerns among competitors. A tearful IOC president Jacques Rogge said the death hours before the...
February 12, 2010 - 4:59pm
Olympics: Vonn tests shins in training run
WHISTLER, British Columbia (AP) -- Each step was noted with enthusiasm, seen as a sign Thursday that, yes, Lindsey Vonn might very well compete in five Olympic races, might be able to think once again about medals, not medicine. Painkillers and a Novocaine-like numbing cream for...
February 12, 2010 - 12:00am