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Willmar school officials consider a change in start times next year
Highway 23 four-lane to be discussed at open house Tuesday in Hawick
Morris physician practicing under conditional license after unauthorized prescriptions, fraudulent billing discovered
Willmar native begins his work as first full-time chairman of Met Council
Records for Jan. 24
Report: NFL will try new replay method
Patriots say they followed rules, accept no blame
NFLPA instructs Patriots players to 'reserve comment'
NFL-Super Bowl has ways to go in captivating global audience
Men's College Hockey: No. 1 Mavs play like it against Gophers
Live blog: Golden Globe Awards tonight via Wctrib.com
'Birdman,' 'Budapest Hotel' lead Oscar nominations
Believe it or not: A tree felled in Madison, Minnesota, can land in Florida
After slogging through a mammoth roster of fabulous tunes, the Tribune’s musical misfits are back with their songs of the year list
Forum Communications names Ronquist publisher of Duluth News Tribune
In surprise move, Target to pull out of Canada
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Midwest Opinion: The nickname key: What’s best for UND?
Letter: Upper Midwest takes good care of veterans
Midwest Opinion: Affront to common sense to regulate Duluth’s seed library as dealer
Midwest Opinion: DNR finds retention alone can’t provide flood protection in Fargo-Moorhead
Letter: Why we must preserve the Martin Luther King holiday
January 18, 2015
Women's Basketball: Ridgewater wins big on road
LA CROSSE, Wisconsin — Ridgewater poured on the offense in the second half to turn a close game into a 90-67 rout of Western Wisconsin Tech on Saturday. The Warriors’ Erica Melbie hit eight 3-point shots, scored 32 points and also had six assists and seven steals. Ridgewater’s...
January 18, 2015 - 11:57pm
Women's Basketball: Gophers improve to 16-2
ST. PAUL — While Indiana was busy writing the book on ways to take Amanda Zahui B. out of the mix Sunday, the Hoosiers lost sight of Carlie Wagner late in the game — and Wagner made them pay. Wagner nailed a pair of clutch three-pointers late in the game — the second put...
January 18, 2015 - 11:56pm
College Wrestling Roundup
Four Ridgewater wrestlers competed in the Worthington Open on Saturday, with John Wittman coming away with a victory at 285 pounds. William Saydee (149), Travis Cripe (174) and Logan Zaske (285) wrestled two matches but were unable to gain a win. Both Wittman and Zaske lost...
January 18, 2015 - 11:53pm
Saturday: Gopher men pick up first Big Ten win
MINNEAPOLIS — Andre Hollins scored a season-high 31 points, including seven 3-pointers, to lead host Minnesota to its first Big Ten win of the season by beating Rutgers 89-80 Saturday. Maurice Walker added 16 points, nine rebounds and four steals for Minnesota (12-7, 1-5 Big...
January 18, 2015 - 11:51pm
January 16, 2015
NWL: Stingers could sign Litchfield star Estrada
WILLMAR — Among the talking points coming out of the Stingers Baseball Winter BBQ Friday is that the Northwoods League team in Willmar has applied for clearance to sign Litchfield High School senior Eddie Estrada, the future Minnesota Gophers infielder. Stingers’ co-owner Ryan...
sports / Stingers
January 16, 2015 - 11:22pm
January 14, 2015
Men's basketball: Riverland takes out Warriors
WILLMAR — The Ridgewater men’s basketball team’s shooting fell off precipitously in the seond half and Riverland pulled away for a 79-64 victory on Wednesday at the Ridgewater College gym. The Warriors hit 52 percent from the field in the first half but just 29 percent in the...
sports / Ridgewater
January 14, 2015 - 11:48pm
January 13, 2015
College Wrestling: Warriors thrash Minnesota West
WILLMAR — Ridgewater won three of four competitive matches against Minnesota West Tuesday to win a MCAC dual 31-11 over the visiting Bluejays. There were two double forfeits, two Minnesota West forfeits and a Ridgewater forfeit to open the dual. The Warriors then got a pin from...
January 13, 2015 - 11:44pm
Men's Basketball: Iowa keeps Gophers winless in Big Ten
MINNEAPOLIS — Jarrod Uthoff scored a career-high 22 points, including the game-winning jumper with 3.5 seconds left, as visiting Iowa held off a furious rally by the Golden Gophers to beat Minnesota 77-75 Tuesday. Aaron White added 13 points, six rebounds and four assists for...
January 13, 2015 - 11:41pm
January 12, 2015
Men's College Basketball: Ridgewater loses close game in Worthington
WORTHINGTON — The game was tied at halftime but Ridgewater fell to Minnesota West 70-65 on Saturday at an MCAC South Conference game. Sam Nhial had 17 points and Derek Buysse scored 12 points and grabbed 14 rebounds to power the Bluejays. Ridgewater was plagued in the second half...
January 12, 2015 - 12:45am
College Wrestling: Wittman wins three in Ridgewater Open
John Wittman at 285 pounds had three wins and Jacob Backlund had two wins in the 10-team Ridgewater Open at the Ridgewater gym on Saturday
January 12, 2015 - 12:42am
College Football: Bison set FCS record with fourth-straight national title
North Dakota State senior Esley Thorton intercepted a pass with eight seconds remaining to help his team secure a 29-27 victory against Illinois State for the Division I FCS national championship before 20,918 fans Saturday at Toyota Stadium in Frisco, Texas
January 12, 2015 - 12:31am
College Football Playoffs: Another Duck fails drug test
The Oregon Ducks will be without a second player in the College Football Playoff National Championship on Monday night because of a reported failed drug test
January 12, 2015 - 12:27am
January 8, 2015
College Football: Big-boy games outweigh FCS championship game
FRISCO, Texas — Who’s going to win the big football game? When you ask that question in north Texas, don’t automatically assume North Dakota State will be the answer. That’s because there are Texas-flavored football games being played other than Saturday’s NCAA Division...
January 8, 2015 - 10:19pm
January 7, 2015
Men's basketball: Rochester runs over Ridgewater
WILLMAR — Rochester cruised to a 80-53 victory over Ridgewater on Wednesday. Ben Ratliff led all scorers with 18 points, while Demetrius Cady chipped in 11 points to get the Yellowjackets their first Minnesota Collegiate Athletic Conference win. In the first half, the visitors...
sports / Ridgewater
January 7, 2015 - 11:47pm
Women's basketball: Jackets take out Warriors
WILLMAR — The Ridgewater women’s basketball team never got going on either end of the floor and were run out of their own gym, 67-41, by Rochester on Wednesday in both team’s MCAC South Division opener. “You can’t score 41 points in this conference and win,” Warriors...
sports / Ridgewater
January 7, 2015 - 11:44pm