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Suspect falls out of tree and into police custody
Minnesota DNR suspends invasive species training program
Class to host 1920s-themed dinner Saturday
Records published Jan. 30
Carroll will let Sherman decide on playing if baby arrives
Super Bowl billboard campaign seeks acceptance for gay players
SB XLIX: Carroll, Belichick face off
Prep gymnastics: NLS takes out Dassel-Cokato
Boys swimming & diving: Tech sinks Cards
Live blog: Golden Globe Awards tonight via Wctrib.com
‘Birdman’ wins top honor from actors in march toward Oscars
'Birdman,' 'Budapest Hotel' lead Oscar nominations
Forum Communications names Ronquist publisher of Duluth News Tribune
In surprise move, Target to pull out of Canada
Rev. Lloyd A. Nelson
Sheri (Crowley) Buss
Tami Renee Kallevig
Imogene Karen Lothert
Rebecca "Becky" Baker-Coulter
Taste: A little home comfort
Huseby — Schwaegerl
Arends — Fettig
Tanico — Gunvalson
Brink — Kubesh
Facing a GOP-led House, Dayton still decides to play hardball with his priorities
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
January 28, 2015
NFL: Adrian Peterson nears 30, but the NFL barely notices
After Marshall Faulk turned 30, he never made another Pro Bowl and never had another 1,000-yard rushing season. Nevertheless, the hall of fame running back shrugs off what it might mean for Adrian Peterson. The Vikings star turns 30 on March 21, the age considered the death knell...
sports / pro
January 28, 2015 - 10:45pm
January 24, 2015
NFL: Patriots used footballs that were under-inflated in AFC title game
The NFL said on Friday that its ongoing investigation into the New England Patriots has shown that the team used balls that were under inflated during a victory that clinched a Super Bowl berth. But the league said it has not made any judgments and will not do so until it concludes...
January 24, 2015 - 12:01am
January 19, 2015
Seahawks rally to get shot at defending title
SEATTLE — Shortly after throwing the game-winning touchdown pass in overtime of the NFC Championship Game, Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson knelt down at midfield and led a group of players in prayer. That is when the tears swelled up and began gushing out. Wilson...
January 19, 2015 - 12:09am
Behind Brady and Blount, Patriots hammer Colts
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — The New England Patriots will get their third shot at the fourth NFL title of the Bill Belichick/Tom Brady era. The Patriots, who last won the Super Bowl after the 2004 season and lost to the New York Giants in the final game twice since, drubbed the Indianapolis...
January 19, 2015 - 12:07am
January 16, 2015
NFL looking to toss Peterson lawsuit
The NFL struck back at Adrian Peterson and the players association on Friday, arguing that Commissioner Roger Goodell legally suspended the Vikings running back and asking a federal judge to dismiss his lawsuit. The league claims U.S. District Court Judge David Doty has no authority...
sports / pro
January 16, 2015 - 11:25pm
January 14, 2015
NFL: Spielman noncommittal on Peterson
Still barred from communicating or negotiating with Adrian Peterson, Vikings general manager Rick Spielman vouched for the suspended running back Wednesday and said any NFL team would want him in its backfield. Spielman expects a motivated Peterson to move past the child abuse scandal...
sports / pro
January 14, 2015 - 10:51pm
January 12, 2015
College football: Buckeyes take down high-flying Ducks in national title game
ARLINGTON, Texas — A third-stringer one-upped a Heisman Trophy winner. And with it, history was made in the first-ever College Football Playoff...
sports / college
January 12, 2015 - 11:39pm
NFL Playoffs: Panthers no match for Seattle’s oppressive D
Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson spent a good part of the past few weeks playing in the shadows of a rock-solid defense and a bruising ground game that helped the defending champions get back into position to host a couple of playoff games
January 12, 2015 - 12:50am
NFL Playoffs: Luck outduels Manning, Colts on to New England
Andrew Luck passed for two touchdowns to the lead the Indianapolis Colts to a 24-13 playoff win over the Denver Broncos on Sunday to step out...
January 12, 2015 - 12:47am
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
NFL Playoffs: Hobbled Rodgers engineers Pack comeback
A hobbled Aaron Rodgers and the Packers scored the go-ahead touchdown in the fourth quarter and head coach Mike McCarthy picked a good time to throw his first winning challenge flag of the season as the Packers prevailed 26-21 over the Dallas Cowboys in Sunday’s divisional playoffs...
January 12, 2015 - 12:26am
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
Investigator: No evidence NFL had Ray Rice video
Independent investigator Robert Mueller’s report on the Ray Rice case found no evidence that the NFL saw the in-elevator video before it was released of the former Baltimore Ravens running back hitting his now-wife but suggested that the league could have done more to determine...
sports / pro
January 8, 2015 - 9:50pm
January 5, 2015
Mixed officiating crews for NFL playoffs are mixed up
Before pass interference was called and before that flag was picked up and the call inexplicably reversed and prior to the confusion and acrimony in Dallas Sunday, the faulty foundation for a controversy already in place. In NFL postseason games, mixed officiating crews will inevitably...
January 5, 2015 - 11:34pm