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  • New college hockey conference eyes Target Center

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The National Collegiate Hockey Conference is expected to hold its postseason tournament at Target Center. The new eight-team league has scheduled a news conference for the arena lobby in downtown Minneapolis for …

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    11 Jun 12
  • Gophers set to break ground on new campus ballpark

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Gophers baseball team is about to break ground on a new stadium. The University of Minnesota has scheduled a Monday afternoon ceremony at Siebert Field, which has been slated for replacement …

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    11 Jun 12
  • Dempster sparks Cubs vs. Twins 8-2 in 8-inning gem

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Ryan Dempster further raised his trade value with eight shutout innings, pitching the Chicago Cubs past the Minnesota Twins 8-2 Sunday. After an 18-start winless streak dating to Aug. 11, Dempster (2-3) …

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    11 Jun 12
  • Simpson’s speed is making Ponder, Vikings smile

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — Jerome Simpson’s presence this year in Minnesota is making the Vikings smile. Spring practices are by no means an assurance of autumn success, but so far the potential impact of …

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    08 Jun 12
  • Twins option De Vries, will recall Parmelee

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Twins are taking advantage of a few extra days off in the coming weeks to add some offense to their bench. The Twins announced on Thursday that they optioned right-hander …

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    08 Jun 12
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    2012 State Track and Field (June 8 & June 9, Hamline University, St. Paul, Minnesota) Class A Boy’s Track and Field 300 Meter Hurdles -          Jordan – Cody Pelowski Shot Put -          LeSueur Henderson – Dustin Gill …

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    08 Jun 12
  • 2012 MRC All-Conference Baseball Team

    Jack Swanberg                   LeSueur-Henderson HS                             IF/Pitcher             Senior Jack Swanberg is the son of Deb and Dave Swanberg.  He hit .370 with 15 RBI, 4 doubles, one homerun.  His OB% was .442. He won three games from …

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    07 Jun 12
  • Sullivan takes over leadership of new Vikings OL

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — John Sullivan used to be a question mark on the Minnesota Vikings offensive line, an undersized sixth-round pick trying to fill in for a perennial Pro Bowler. Now Sullivan enters …

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    07 Jun 12