Monday, 02 June 2014 15:36

WIAA State Track and Field Championships

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By RICK SOLEM

The WIAA State Track and Field championships get underway today.

The meet starts with Division 1 at 9:30 a.m. at Veterans Memorial Field at UW-L. Divisions 2 and 3 start at 3:30 p.m.

Investor Chris Hansen says he remains committed to getting the NBA back to Seattle even though he just lost one of his biggest partners in the process.  

That investor was Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer, who just bought the Clippers for $2 billion.

Thursday, 29 May 2014 10:02

Loggers win marathon game

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It all came down to a wild pitch.

Four hours and 28 minutes, and 15 innings later, the La Crosse Loggers defeated the Wisconsin Woodchucks 3-2 at Copeland Park when Jerrod Bravo scored on a wild pitch.

Wednesday, 28 May 2014 17:47

Rapper 50 cent vs. 15-year-old girl

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Wednesday, 28 May 2014 15:52

Holmen grads lead Loggers in opener

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By RICK SOLEM

The only thing missing from Opening Day for the La Crosse Loggers on Tuesday was the sun.

That shouldn’t be a problem at 7 p.m. tonight against the Wisconsin Woodchucks at Copeland Park and then will be back in town again for two against Green Bay on Saturday (6 p.m.) and Sunday (7 p.m.).

Friday, 23 May 2014 18:21

Wolves need to trade more than Love

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By RICK SOLEM

Everyone is talking about trading Kevin Love.

Nobody is talking about the Minnesota Timberwolves trading Kevin Martin and Nikola Pekovic.

They should be. When Love is gone, these two need to be, too.

Tuesday, 20 May 2014 19:29

Cavs get first pick, Bucks pick second

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By RICK SOLEM

The Milwaukee Bucks did not win the NBA Draft Lottery.

The Bucks will be awarded the second pick in the 2014 NBA draft on June 26. For the third time in four years, the Cleveland Cavs will draft first.

Tuesday, 20 May 2014 19:09

Vikings to host Super Bowl

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Tuesday, 20 May 2014 16:25

Big Dog, Bogut, Abdual-Jabbar ... Embiid?

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Monday, 19 May 2014 15:44

Thunder have to get ridiculous to beat Spurs

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By RICK SOLEM

Serge Ibaka is out. The Oklahoma City Thunder find themselves in the middle of the playoffs, shorthanded. Again. But it doesn’t necessarily spell doom this time.

Right away you may think that, going against Tim Duncan and the San Antonio Spurs – the best ‘team’ in the NBA. But this isn’t the “pound it in the post” Spurs of the Duncan-David Robinson era.