PGA honors Black golf pioneer

William J. (Bill) Powell first learned to play golf at age nine. He later helped form his high school’s first golf team, and did the same in college. While serving in the U.S.MORE »

Getting your GameSpeed on

Ty Baker - Executive Director of EJ Henderson Youth Foundation (Photo by Jamal Denman)

GameSpeed Sports Academy, an athletic training facility in Eden Prairie, offers athletes of all ages and skill levels intense physical training, academic tutoring, and assistance with improving life aMORE »

The sport of awkward, feathery kings

Last week’s Extreme Race Day at Canterbury saw ostriches in the exact state God intended: being topped by tiny men and racing for sport.

This past Sunday, upon entering Canterbury Park amid a sea of fellow race-goers, one mother’s enthusiastic declaration to her toddler son rang true: “Go ostriches!MORE »

The wind beneath their wings

Bill Morton with a young couple from Norway. (Photo by Jeffrey -Farnam .com)

“How did you spend your summer?”

The G-Team: a family

South High students Ted Lynn-Klimenko, Coleman Rollins, and Oliver Brummel produced "The G-Team: A Family," a video about a local snowboarding team.MORE »

Dinomights: Hockey in the hood

South High students Kayla Johnson, Martina Fabianova, Maria Schneider, Ike Gibbons and Ben Yoder-Henley created "Dinomights: Hockey in the Hood," a video about the Dimights youth hockey program.MORE »

Access denied: Somali soccer tournament organizers shut out mainstream media

Organizers of this year’s Somali Independence Day soccer tournament barred a section of Twin Cities mainstream media from reporting on the scene accusing them of a continuous “negative publicity and pMORE »

Water is not a beverage when it comes to the Dome

by Jean Gabler | July 23, 2009 • I am off tomorrow for a week of vacation. I have my satellite radio packed so I will be able to catch the Twins games while I am away. It should be two good series against the White Sox and the Angels. It seems that the Twins play a better game against the stronger teams.

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