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Twins, Marwin Gonzalez agree on two-year contract
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Rippleside Elementary ice fishing adventure
Fargo native oldest to finish toughest sled dog race in the world
Deadlines approaching to remove fish houses from Minnesota lakes
Cuyuna Lakes Ice Fishing contest results
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Jimmie Allen is 'excited and sad' to be the first black country singer to launch a career with a No. 1 hit
A family affair - 'The Addams Family' musical comes to Pequot Lakes
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February 3, 2019
Volleyball: Co-ed league
Volleyball YMCA co-ed league Results 1-31 Ernies Sun-SETS 3, Mighty Chondrias 0 Sazama Family Chiropractic 3, Oak Lawn 0 SE'z/Bengtson Electric 2, Yard creations 1 Esser Construction 3, Northern Cowboy 0 Serve-I-Vors 3, Awkward High Fives 0 Standings 1-Sazama Family Chiropractic 6 0...
February 3, 2019 - 5:30am
January 29, 2019
Volleyball: Co-ed League
Volleyball YMCA co-ed league Ernies Sun-SETS 3, Northern Cowboy 0 Sazama Family Chiropractic 3, Mighty Chondrias 0 SE'z/Bengtson Electric 3, Esser Construction 0 Awkward High Fives 2, Oak Lawn 1 Yardcreations 2, Mel's Team 1
January 29, 2019 - 11:30am
Athletics: Diving into coaching culture with CLC's Peterson
For 28 seasons Jane Peterson has coached the Central Lakes College Raiders volleyball team, but there's more to this physical education instructor,...
January 29, 2019 - 11:00am
December 22, 2018
Volleyball YMCA league playoffs DEC. 13 Game 10: (No. 7) Oak Lawn def (No. 9) RTDS (RTDS eliminated) Game 14: (2) Serve-I-Vors def (3) Yard Creations Game 8: (5) Awkward High Fives def (11) Northern Cowboy (NC eliminated) Game 12: (7) Oak Lawn def (6) Central Lakes Motorsports (CLM...
December 22, 2018 - 10:30am
December 11, 2018
Area Volleyball: Pequot places 4 on Mid-State team
Britt Kratochvil, Mariah Rickard, Lydia Hubbard and Phoebe Glenn of Pequot Lakes earned spots on the All-Mid-State Conference volleyball team. Crosby-Ironton's Caitlyn Gutzman and Aitkin's Ramsey Moe were also selected along with Park Rapids' Kamree Carlson, Kaisa Coborn, Riley Michaelson...
December 11, 2018 - 6:30am
December 9, 2018
Volleyball YMCA league playoffs 12/6 Game 1: (8) Mighty Chondrias def (9) RTDS Game 2: (6) Central Lakes Motorsports def (11) Northern Cowboy Game 3: (7) Oak Lawn def (10) KP-KG Game 4: (4) How I Set Your Mother def (5) Awkward High Fives Game 5: (1) Sazama Family Chiropractic def...
December 9, 2018 - 7:30am
December 7, 2018
Gophers volleyball upset by Oregon, dashing hope of hometown Final Four spot
MINNEAPOLIS -- The Gophers volleyball team won’t hang another banner in the rafters of Maturi Pavilion, much less inject a homespun flavor...
December 7, 2018 - 9:05pm
December 6, 2018
Young and ruthless: Pair of freshmen standouts have helped Gophers volleyball reach NCAA regional
MINNEAPOLIS -- The Minnesota Gophers volleyball powerhouse has been built as a meritocracy. With that standard, two freshmen will be counted...
December 6, 2018 - 9:47pm
December 4, 2018
Gophers volleyball looks to avenge rare loss in Friday’s NCAA regional
MINNEAPOLIS -- The Minnesota Gophers volleyball team has bulldozed most of its opponents this season, but they’ve been run over themselves...
December 4, 2018 - 9:42pm
December 3, 2018
PL 7th-graders Pacesetter state champs
The Pequot Lakes seventh-grade volleyball team represented Region 8 in the Pacesetter State Volleyball Tournament held at Monticello High School...
December 3, 2018 - 8:00am
November 25, 2018
Gophers volleyball secures No. 2 seed in NCAA tournament
MINNEAPOLIS -- The Gophers volleyball team won't have to leave Minneapolis for the duration of the NCAA tournament. That's what the No. 2 overall...
November 25, 2018 - 9:06pm
November 24, 2018
Volleyball YMCA league NOV. 15 Awkward High Fives def Mighty Chondrias 3-0 Sazama Family Chiropractic def RTDS 3-0 Serve-I-Vors def Northern Cowboy 3-0 Oak Lawn def Central Lakes Motorsports 2-1 How I Set Your Mother def Yard Creations 2-1 Standings Through 11/15/2018
November 24, 2018 - 2:30pm
November 21, 2018
Volleyball: All-Area Player of the Year - PR-B's Wynn sets high standard for future Tigers
At 5-foot-7, Bailey Wynn might have been one of the shortest middle hitters in the lakes area. The Pine River-Backus senior didn't let her...
November 21, 2018 - 7:00pm
Area Volleyball: 3 Brainerd Warriors make all-area team
With the most wins in program history, the Brainerd Warriors landed three players on this year's Brainerd Dispatch All-Area Volleyball Team....
November 21, 2018 - 6:00pm
November 20, 2018
High School Volleyball: Eckman, Meyer Brainerd MVPs
Senior Jenna Meyer and junior Avery Eckman were named the most valuable players on the Brainerd Warriors volleyball team this season. Meyer and...
November 20, 2018 - 6:00pm