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Super Bill: Weighing the cost of a Super Bowl trip
Downtown St. Paul is safe, police say as gang ‘enforcer’ is arrested in skyway assault
Duluth graduate trying to cook his way to the Super Bowl
State bill would require parents talk to doctor before kids skip vaccinations
Records published Jan. 31
Super Blues Sunday: For 38 years the Vikings have failed to make it back to football's greatest stage
Shorts, slippers, S Chancellor on field Saturday
Seahawks-Patriots an intriguing chess match
Seahawks "LOB" leads second Lombardi chase
Woods misses cut at Phoenix after carding career-worst 82
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
Janna L. Borchardt
Rebecca "Becky" Baker-Coulter
Darwin K. "Dar" Forkrud
Imogene Karen Lothert
Myrtle L. Lawler
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
September 4, 2010
Letter: Peterson is a career politician
After reading Merlin Marlowe's flawed analysis of Collin Peterson in the Aug. 30 edition of the West Central Tribune, I feel compelled to set the record straight concerning Congressman Peterson. Collin Peterson is a career politician, plain and simple. He was first elected in 1976....
opinion / letters
September 4, 2010 - 12:00am
June 21, 2010
Jake Nordin to hold youth football camp
Jake Nordin, a former Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City football star currently a tight end for the Detroit Lions, will be conducting a football camp for grades 4-9 on June 29, 30 and July 1 at the ACGC football field in Grove City. The cost is $50 for all three days or $20 per day. Participants...
June 21, 2010 - 12:00am
June 7, 2010
H-R male nominee: Jake Essler of New London-Spicer
JAKE ESSLER New London-Spicer 11 letters FOOTBALL: A three-year starter and letterwinner, Essler helped the Wildcats win the Class AA state crown as a running back, defensive back, return man and long snapper. He ran for 1,120 yards and 15 touchdowns his senior year, caught a touchdown...
sports / prep
June 7, 2010 - 12:00am
January 9, 2010
Former area standouts Carlson, Nordin play NFL prognosticators
The odds of two high school football players growing up less than 20 minutes apart in outstate Minnesota and now currently playing tight end in the NFL are as remote as the Timberwolves winning the NBA crown this season. John Carlson grew up in Litchfield and graduated in 2003....
sports / pro
January 9, 2010 - 12:00am
December 21, 2009
Nordin gets first reception in NFL
Former Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City standout Jake Nordin caught his first pass in the NFL on Sunday for the Detroit Lions. Nordin, a tight end from Northern Illinois University who was activated from the Lions' practice squad last week, caught a 12-yard pass from Drew Stanton with seven...
sports / pro
December 21, 2009 - 12:00am
October 2, 2009
Nordin to play in UFL
He's been a Patriot, a Giant, a Redskin, a Jaguar, a Raven, a Lion and a Viking. And now he's going to a Locomotive. And those aren't Halloween costumes that Jake Nordin has worn in his life. Those are the football teams he's been with at one time or another in his pro career. "I've...
sports / pro
October 2, 2009 - 12:00am
September 25, 2009
Zero percent levy hike isn't a sign of good times in LqP
MADISON -- The flat-line levy approved last week by the Lac qui Parle County Board of Commissioners isn't a sign of a flush economy for the county. Instead, the zero increase to the 2010 levy is a desperate attempt not to gouge farmers with a huge property tax increase cau-sed, in...
news / local / region
September 25, 2009 - 12:00am
August 22, 2009
Nordin gets two receptions for Vikes
Jake Nordin, a former Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City standout, took a big step toward making the Minnesota Vikings roster Friday night in Minneapolis. The tight end caught two passes for 18 yards in the Vikings' 17-13 win over against the Kansas City Chiefs. Nordin caught a 14-yard pass...
sports / pro
August 22, 2009 - 12:00am
August 17, 2009
Vikings sign Jake Nordin
The Minnesota Vikings added to their depth at tight end by signing former Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City standout Jake Nordin Sunday. Nordin, who went to college at Northern Illinois, was cut by the Detroit Lions Thursday. The 6-foot-3, 265-pounder from Lake Lillian has been with the...
sports / pro
August 17, 2009 - 12:00am