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September 13, 2017
International Olympic Committee executive director Christophe Dubi speaks May 10 at the 2024 Los Angeles Olympic Games press conference at the Staples Center. The 2024 Games were awarded to Paris, but Los Angeles received the 2028 Olympics. Kirby Lee / USA TODAY Sports
Paris awarded 2024 Olympics, Los Angeles gets 2028 Games
September 13, 2017 - 1:52pm
August 8, 2017
The hole marker for the 10th hole during a practice round for the 2017 PGA Championship at Quail Hollow Club. Rob Schumacher-USA TODAY Sports
PGA Championship to move from August to May starting in 2019
August 8, 2017 - 12:31pm
August 7, 2017
Dan McKinnon, an Olympic hockey silver medalist in 1956, is hospitalized with severe injuries after a Memorial Day crash involving him and other American Legion members on their way to a cemetery to honor fallen soldiers in Roseau County, according to American Legion members. (Courtesy of University of North Dakota)
UND All-American, Olympic silver medalist Dan McKinnon dies
August 7, 2017 - 8:20pm
August 1, 2017
Los Angeles agrees to host 2028 Summer Olympics
August 1, 2017 - 6:54am
April 13, 2017
Court tosses Minnesota company's free speech suit against U.S. Olympic Committee
April 13, 2017 - 5:18pm
March 21, 2017
A general view of Nationwide Arena during the national anthem prior to the game between the Toronto Maple Leafs and the Columbus Blue Jackets Feb. 15. Aaron Doster / USA TODAY Sports
NHL's Bettman on Olympics: 'Assume we are not going'
March 21, 2017 - 6:28pm
August 15, 2016
Emad Eldigwy shows some skills during a judo demonstration at the Arabic Language Village at Concordia Language Villages in Bemidji on Monday night. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
Joy of judo: Former Olympians show off their sport at Concordia demonstration
August 15, 2016 - 11:22pm
August 9, 2016
An undated photo of the Parratto family -- Amy (from left), Melissa, Jessica and Mike. While Mike and Amy have coached the Riptide Swim Team in Apple Valley for the last six years, the entire family is in Rio this week to watch Jessica dive in the Olympic games. (Photo courtesy of Amy Parratto).
Minnesota diver going for the gold with family there
August 9, 2016 - 10:45am
August 5, 2016
Minnesota carpet cleaner challenges U.S. Olympic Committee on free speech
August 5, 2016 - 10:40pm
January 2, 2015
Zachary Erickson releases the rock with teammates Alexander Vollen ( left) and Thomas Revering prepare to sweep during the Minnesota Juniors Curling Tournament held in Bemidji this weekend. (Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer)play button
VIDEO: Curling: The next generation
January 2, 2015 - 6:41pm
April 16, 2014
Billy Mills, a 1964 Tokyo Olympic 10,000 meters gold medalist, joins the runners at the start of the 28:24 Run and Walk on Tuesday afternoon at the BSU Gillett Recreation Fitness Center. Mills is in the Bemidji area through Thursday and will be speaking at various events. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
Olympic hero Mills visits Bemidji area
April 16, 2014 - 8:56am
April 14, 2014
Olympic hero Mills to visit Bemidji, area
April 14, 2014 - 7:15pm
February 19, 2014
HOCKEY: ‘Miracle’ team member Verchota speaks at BSU
February 19, 2014 - 11:20pm
February 17, 2014
Feb 17, 2014; Sochi, RUSSIA; Jared Zezel (USA) (right) and Jeff Isaacson (USA) in men's curling round robin session 12 during the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games at Ice Cube Curling Center. Mandatory Credit: Robert Hanashiro-USA TODAY Sports
MEN'S CURLING: U.S. finishes ninth in Sochi
February 17, 2014 - 12:07pm
February 15, 2014
Skip Erika Brown of the U.S. (bottom L) delivers a stone as teammates Ann Swisshelm (top L) and Jessica Schultz sweep during their women's curling round robin game against Sweden in the Ice Cube Curling Center at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics February 15, 2014. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins
WOMEN'S CURLING: Brown rink is eliminated from medal contention after losing to Sweden
February 15, 2014 - 3:09pm