Anderson named captain of 2018 U.S. National Junior Team

Bulldogs sophomore forward Joey Anderson has been named captain of the 2018 U.S. National Junior hockey team. “Joey has been among the leaders of this group since this summer and…

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This Week’s Duluth East Events

TUESDAY 5:10 p.m. — Duluth Northern Stars girls hockey at Grand Rapids 6 p.m. — Greyhounds boys swim meet at Cambridge-Isanti 7 p.m. — Greyhounds girls basketball game at Henry…

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This Week’s Duluth Denfeld Events

MONDAY 7 p.m. — Holiday Concert, Denfeld Auditorium TUESDAY 6 p.m. — Hunters boys swim meet at Cambridge-Isanti 7 p.m. — Duluth Northern Stars girls hockey game at Grand Rapids…

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Saturday Sports Notebook

TODAY’S EVENTS High School Boys Hockey Hermantown hosts New Prague Proctor at Moose Lake Area Superior at Antigo Virginia at Eveleth-Gilbert Grand Rapids vs. Elk River (Edina) High School Girls…

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Northland Foundation awards $141,000 in Aging Innovations Grants

The Northland Foundation has awarded $141,000 to three northeastern Minnesota nonprofits through a special grant opportunity. Aging Innovations Major Grant awards were selected through a competitive process. Nonprofit organizations applied…

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High School Sports Notebook

Duluth Denfeld racked up 57 minutes in penalties, including two game ejections, during an 8-2 loss against Virginia/Mt. Iron-Buhl in a nonconference high school boys hockey game Thursday night at…

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Giving Tree Project brings joy to patients at St. Mary’s Medical Center

Lester Park Elementary School students will bring joy to patients at Essentia Health-St. Mary’s Medical Center at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 21. The kids make ornaments in class and decorate…

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Hermantown High Sports Notebook: Hawks blitz Hunters in boys hoops

Junior forward Connor Bich scored a game-high 30 points and senior guard Dave Birkeland chipped in with 25 as Hermantown clobbered Duluth Denfeld 99-74 in a Lake Superior Conference high…

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Juvenile alligators arrive at Great Lakes Aquarium

Christmas came early at Great Lakes Aquarium with the gift of three juvenile alligators. The American Alligators arrived on loan this week from a facility called Crocodile Encounters in Houston,…

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Friday Sports Notebook

TODAY’S EVENTS HIGH SCHOOL BOYS BASKETBALL Esko at Duluth East Cloquet at Princeton Wrenshall at Floodwood Aitkin at Two Harbors Barnum at Crosby-Ironton HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS BASKETBALL Esko at Duluth…

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UW-Superior selects 2017-18 McNair Scholars cohort

SUPERIOR — The University of Wisconsin-Superior has recently selected its 2017-18 McNair Scholars Cohort. Students from UW-Superior, the University of Minnesota Duluth, and Northland College are all eligible for the…

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Camp Esquagama is accredited

Gilbert — Camp Esquagama recently received American Camp Association accreditation after a five-year long renovation and revival of the facility and its programs. The American Camp Association (ACA) provides advocacy…

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OMC celebrates one year since construction start with winter wonderland

By Lucie Amundsen In one year, Oink Moo Cluck (OMC), an award-winning BBQ place, went from a wreck of a building to a bustling eatery. And this month, even the…

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Thursday Sports Notebook

TODAY’S EVENTS HIGH SCHOOL BOYS HOCKEY Duluth East at Cloquet-Esko-Carlton, 7 p.m. Proctor at Eveleth-Gilbert, 7:30 p.m. North Shore at Superior, 7:30 p.m. Grand Rapids at Edina, 8:30 p.m. HIGH…

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