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With few races, Minnesota primary turnout in August likely small
High court race is a Minnesota question
Eden Valley farmer elected to National Corn Growers Board
Poll: Trump trails by 6 points after DNC
Vikings & fine art come together in new stadium
UPDATE: Glenwood/Lowry reaches state title game
Stanley Cup to meet Stanley car in Minnesota
G/L Legion marches ahead at state
Getting it right
Stingers rebound to clobber Bucks
Judge dismisses 29 claims to late musician Prince's estate
Small town Lake Lillian gears up for big time production
Hundreds enjoy an evening of music at Robbins Island
'American Crime Story,' 'Thrones" score top Emmy noms
Smithsonian exhibit on display at Prairie Woods
ASTRO BOB: Getting stung by a 'scorpion' can be a beautiful thing
The search for a world-record lake trout
Johnson -- Haverly
Quisberg -- Larson
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
June/July issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: Tips for DIY leatherworking in jewelry
Live it: Nothing screams spring like asparagus
David L. Lake
Joan M. Caspers
Esther Helen Iverson
Parker: Are we all Democrats this year?
Dionne: Hillary takes the fight to Trump
Thomas: Hillary's recycled speech
Obama: Continuity we can believe in
Will: Mike Pence the pliable
March 31, 2013
NCAA Elite Eight: Cards overcome emotions, rip Duke
INDIANAPOLIS — With tears in their eyes and Kevin Ware in their hearts, there was no way Louisville was losing this game. Russ Smith scored...
March 31, 2013 - 10:44pm
NCAA Elite Eight: Michigan whips Florida, advances to Final Four
ARLINGTON, Texas — Another fabulous group of young players has Michigan headed back to the Final Four. Led by Big Ten player of the year Trey...
March 31, 2013 - 10:40pm
March 25, 2013
College Hockey: Quinnipiac gets No. 1 overall seed in NCAA tourney; Gophers top seed in West Regional
Top-ranked Quinnipiac is the No. 1 overall seed in the NCAA hockey tournament despite a loss in its conference semifinals. The Bobcats are joined by UMass-Lowell, Minnesota and Notre Dame as the No. 1 regional seeds in the 16-team field announced Sunday. Quinnipiac (27-7-5), which...
March 25, 2013 - 11:44pm
March 20, 2013
President Obama picks Indiana to win NCAA title
BRISTOL, Conn. (AP) -- President Barack Obama is picking Indiana to win the NCAA title. Obama chose the Hoosiers to go all the way in his 2013 NCAA bracket, which was revealed Wednesday on ESPN. Florida, Louisville, and Ohio State rounded out his Final Four in Atlanta. Indiana and...
March 20, 2013 - 8:51am
July 24, 2012
The New Forty blog: Penn State sanctions teach hard lesson on integrity, reputation
July 24, 2012 - 9:04am
December 16, 2011
College Football: Whitewater, Mount Union meet again for title
By Hank Kurz Jr. AP Sports Writer Wisconsin-Whitewater and Mount Union have dominated Division III college football over the past seven seasons and when it comes time to determine the national champion: The Warhawks have been on one sideline and the Purple Raiders on the other. The...
December 16, 2011 - 12:10am
December 10, 2011
College Football: Tommies to face defending D-III champion today
Tribune Staff Report No. 3-ranked St. Thomas (13-0) will travel to No. 1-rated UW-Whitewater (13-0) for today's NCAA playoff semifinal game. Kickoff will be at 2:30 p.m., and the game will be televised nationally on ESPN3.com. Whitewater has won the last two Division III championships...
December 10, 2011 - 12:43am
April 4, 2011
Butler, UConn to play for national title today
HOUSTON -- The big, bad Big East stands in Butler's way. OK, not the entire conference, trumpeted as the country's best when it sent a record 11 teams to the NCAA tournament. But the Bulldogs will face Connecticut, yet another of college basketball's blueboods, on Monday night as...
April 4, 2011 - 12:00am
March 28, 2011
VCU, Kentucky, Connecticut, Butler in Final Four
Virginia Commonwealth, the No. 11 seed in the Southwest Regional, shocked top-seeded Kansas 71-61 Sunday to advance to the Final Four of the NCAA men's basketball tournament. The Rams are just the third 11th-seeded team to make the Final Four. Also on Sunday, No. 4 Kentucky upset...
March 28, 2011 - 12:00am
March 15, 2011
Minnesota connection helps Wofford reach NCAA
March 15, 2011 - 12:00am
March 22, 2010
Week 2 filled with broken brackets
By Eddie Pells AP National Writer Brackets across the country are obliterated. Underdogs, meanwhile, keep moving on. No. 12 seed Cornell upset Wisconsin on Sunday to join No. 11 Washington and No. 10 Saint Mary's among the 16 teams left in the NCAA tournament -- three double-digit...
March 22, 2010 - 12:00am
NCAA messing with perfection
By Tim Dahlberg An AP Column They've floated the trial balloons and watched as they were punctured one by one. The games of the last few days alone should convince any rational sports fan that expanding the NCAA basketball tournament is the kind of madness no one needs in March. But...
March 22, 2010 - 12:00am
March 18, 2010
After trying season, Tubby Smith back in NCAA
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Tubby Smith thought he had seen just about everything in his 19 years of coaching basketball. Then this year came along. In his third season at Minnesota, Smith lost his two best recruits to legal entanglements and his starting point guard to an academic sus...
March 18, 2010 - 12:00am