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Minnesota State Fair admission prices are going up this year
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Shutdown undercuts the IRS, just in time for a particularly difficult tax season
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Patriots outlast Chiefs in OT thriller to reach SB LIII
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Outdoor Traditions Magazine
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Hauser: Ready, set, grow, Part 1
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January 19, 2019
UMD Bulldogs blank Miami once again for series sweep
OXFORD, Ohio — Now Minnesota Duluth’s penalty-killing unit is just showing off. A night after sparking a 4-0 victory with a first-period...
January 19, 2019 - 10:00pm
January 16, 2019
EXPLORE: A look at the history of Hockey Day Minnesota
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- When the pucks drop this week in Bemidji for Hockey Day Minnesota, it is expected to be a celebration of the game and its roots....
January 16, 2019 - 2:46pm
January 15, 2019
TheRinkLive.com to host live interviews in Bemidji as part of Hockey Day Minnesota
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- Forum Communications launched a new hockey website, The RinkLive.com, this week -- in advance of 2019 Hockey Day Minnesota...
January 15, 2019 - 1:50pm
College Hockey: Special memories from a special UND team. Brainerd resident Ted Kotyk member of team
Bob Peabody fought polio, an organized blood clot, surgery and stitches to help UND win a national championship in 1959 GRAND FORKS—UND's first NCAA national championship team didn't waste any time trading old stories Friday as they gathered for a 60-year anniversary of the...
January 15, 2019 - 11:30am
January 11, 2019
Skating at sunset
Skaters took to the ice during beautiful weather Thursday afternoon, Jan. 3, at the Nisswa ice rink in the city park. Kids and teens passed pucks...
January 11, 2019 - 6:00am
January 9, 2019
Gull Lake Snipers take Ice Fest title
The "Gull Lake Snipers" from Brainerd were the Pond Hockey Champions at this year's Breezy Point Ice Fest on Saturday, Jan. 5, beating "The Boys...
January 9, 2019 - 6:30am
January 4, 2019
Can Alex Ovechkin catch Wayne Gretzky? 'If anyone can, he's the only one,' Brett Hull says.
ST. LOUIS - Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin had his tongue out and his right leg in the air as he unfurled a wrist shot that fluttered...
January 4, 2019 - 3:20pm
Mitchell (S.D.) hockey teams banned from postseason play after locker room fight
MITCHELL, S.D. - The Mitchell varsity and junior varsity boys hockey teams have been banned from postseason play this season following a state...
January 4, 2019 - 12:08pm
January 3, 2019
A black hockey player in Maryland faced ugly racial taunts. Then his teammates went to work.
WASHINGTON - The color of his skin didn't matter to the ice. The color of his skin didn't matter to the puck. And until this season, Divyne Apollon...
January 3, 2019 - 2:51pm
January 2, 2019
Hockey: Northern Lakes squirt C finishes 2nd
BREEZY POINT—The Northern Lakes Youth Hockey Association squirt C team finished second in the Breezy Point Tournament Dec. 27-30. The Lightning...
January 2, 2019 - 3:00pm
December 28, 2018
SD hockey player hospitalized after locker room incident; players, coaches suspended
MITCHELL, S.D. — A video of “locker boxing” at a Mitchell hockey arena that hospitalized a 15-year-old male was called “disturbing”...
December 28, 2018 - 8:49am
December 16, 2018
Dokken: Ambitious weekend serves up great memories
GRAND FORKS — On paper, at least, the itinerary looked as if it might be overly ambitious.
December 16, 2018 - 11:53am
December 14, 2018
Youth Hockey: PeeWee B White team runner-up in tournament
Brainerd's PeeWee B White hockey team finished second at the New Ulm/Sleepy Eye Tournament Dec. 9. Front row: Ayden Bednarek, George Campbell....
December 14, 2018 - 12:00pm
December 4, 2018
Seattle becomes NHL's 32nd franchise
SEATTLE -- Seattle became the National Hockey League's 32nd franchise on Tuesday, Dec. 4, when the Board of Governors unanimously approved the expansion bid. The team will begin playing in the 2021-22 season following a $750 million renovation of KeyArena, which will be renamed Seattle...
December 4, 2018 - 2:25pm
December 3, 2018
Seattle expected to land NHL franchise
The NHL Board of Governors is expected to approve Seattle's bid to become the league's 32nd franchise on Tuesday, Dec. 4. The team would begin...
December 3, 2018 - 1:15pm