It would be nice if just once the Minnesota Vikings didn’t have any uncertainty on special teams going into the regular season.
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources released the 2019 Hunting and Trapping Regulations earlier this month and the highlight for me was the announcement that there would be a new statewide youth firearm’s deer hunt in October.
COON RAPIDS — Even though it lost three dual matches in its opening action of the season at Coon Rapids, it was a productive day for the Hibbing High School girls tennis team on Saturday.
MORA — The Eveleth-Gilbert girls’ tennis team got their season started on the right foot Friday, going an undefeated 3-0 at the Mora tournament with wins over Mora, Crosby-Ironton and Duluth Marshall.
CHERRY — As eighth graders in 2015, Austin Michels and Justin Caple sat helplessly in a room as the news broke that the Cherry High School football program was being disbanded.
VIRGINIA — The Blue Devils volleyball team was anxious to start their hitting drills Monday when the first day of fall practice got underway.
VIRGINIA — With five practices in three days already in the books for the Virginia football team, the 2019 season looks to be one of growth for the Blue Devils and first-year head coach Matt Anderson.
MINNEAPOLIS – Already a U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame inductee and the only player in Gopher Hockey history to have his number retired, John Mayasich has now been nominated for the U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Hall of Fame.
HIBBING — With the season rapidly approaching the Labor Day Shootout extravaganza, there was plenty of business yet to take care of at Hibbing Raceway. During Saturday’s program, the Hibbing Raceway welcomed six new members to the Hall of Fame with an intermission ceremony. Many family and f…
IRON — Besides being a Super Stock race car driver in Hibbing and Grand Rapids, Dean Mattila is known for working on cars and his other motorized vehicles.
VIRGINIA – Last week saw the playing of the annual Virginia Women’s Invite at the Virginia Golf Course. For 40 years, Pi Peterson and Sheila Colosimo have run the event as organizers and playing partners.
A 2018 Virginia High School graduate, former Blue Devil Ethan Youso recently took the trip of a lifetime as he and his teammates on the Minnesota-Duluth men’s basketball team spent a week in Costa Rica getting some game experience, giving back through community service and enjoying everythin…
ELY — Ely’s American Legion squad struggled to score runs again Saturday at the Division II American Legion State Tournament in Ely.
ELY – Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton collected 13 hits and limited Ely to just two hits in a 9-0 quarterfinal victory in the Division II American Legion State Tournament in Ely.
VIRGINIA — More postseason baseball will be played on the Iron Range this weekend with the 2019 Iron Range Baseball Babe Ruth Tournament starting today in Virginia.
VIRGINIA, Minn. — Whenever Willard Ikola returned to the Iron Range to see his oldest sister, Doris Babiracki, at Edgewood Healthcare in Virginia, Ikola would make a point to also go and see his dear friend and former U.S. Olympic hockey teammate John “Jack” Petroske of Hibbing.
ELY — An electric energy can be felt at Ely’s Veterans Memorial Field as the Ely American Legion baseball team is ready to host and compete in the 2019 Division II State Baseball Tournament.
ESKO — The Virginia Junior American Legion baseball season came to an end Wednesday, as Post 239 fell to Taconite 6-5 in eight innings in an elimination game at the substate tournament in Esko.
ANGORA — Representing the United States and winning the gold medal at the 2019 World Deaf Basketball Championships in Poland earlier this month was indescribable, according to team member Matt Sherman of Angora.
ESKO — Virginia’s Junior American Legion team couldn’t get things going at the plate Tuesday, eventually falling to Esko, 4-0, in the substate tournament.
ESKO — The Virginia Junior American Legion baseball team kicked off their postseason with a strong pair of wins that has put them in the driver’s seat at the Division II Northeast Substate Tournament.
While the announcement of the discovery of two dead loons in the northeastern part of the state this summer due to the West Nile virus caused a bit of a stir in the media and online, officials from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources – and those paying attention - have known about …
MARBLE — The Virginia American Legion baseball team got off to a quick start on Friday against a very good Wadena team but some shaky defense in the last two innings cost them as Wadena scored a 6-5 victory.