STAFF BLOG UNIVERSITY OF NORTH DAKOTA HOCKEY DU's Olkinuora signs with Jets
Denver goaltender Juho Olkinuora has signed a free-agent contract with the Winnipeg Jets, giving up his final two years of college eligibility, according to TSN.
This leaves Denver's goaltending situ... Posted on 4/6/13 at 5:07 PM
FOR THE LOVE OF HOCKEY Perspectives on the proposed NHL realignment
When the first full NHL season under the new collective bargaining agreement begins in the fall, the league could look completely different.
The NHL has proposed a realignment plan that would change ... Posted on 3/1/13 at 7:31 PM
STAFF BLOG COMPASS POINTS WITH BRAD DOKKEN Closing out 2012 on the ice
I closed out 2012 on a fine note, fishing three out of the last four days of the year.
Friday, a friend and I joined Darwin Sumner and Daris Rosebear of Seven Clans Casino in Red Lake, Minn., for a d... Posted on 1/2/13 at 3:14 PM
STAFF BLOG CAPITOL CHATTER Canada wants joint effort to clean Red River, Lake Winnipeg
Winnipeg residents used to flock to the lake that carries their citys name, but not so much now.
Huge areas of blue-green algae cover much of the northern part of the lake most years. Canadian expe... Posted on 12/13/12 at 5:09 PM
The Canadian channel has been brought up numerous times by Fargo and Moorhead, Minn., officials who are promoting a nearly $2 billion diversion that would move water around Fargo in a 36-mile channel during times of serious flooding.
Rembrandt, Gainsborough, Van Gogh, Monet, Picasso and Warhol are among the great artists whose works will be part of the Winnipeg Art Gallery’s centennial exhibit, “100 Masters: Only in Canada,” which will open May 11.
WINNIPEG, Manitoba — Dustin Byfuglien scored 1:23 into overtime and the Winnipeg Jets continued their hunt for a playoff berth with their season-high fifth straight win, 4-3 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes on Thursday night.
Mike Balcaen usually runs up front with the late models at River Cities Speedway and at other area race tracks. So, it was only a matter of time before he reached another milestone in his successful career — now closing in on three decades. Balcaen captured his 200th career feature win earlier this week at the Red River Co-Op Speedway south of Winnipeg. It was an appropriate venue for Balcaen — a Winnipeg resident.
Graham James pleaded guilty in December to repeatedly sexually abusing retired NHL star Theo Fleury and his cousin, Todd Holt, when they played for him in the Western Hockey League in the 1980s and '90s.
Aveos Fleet Performance Inc., a company that provides aircraft maintenance to Air Canada, has shut down its plants in three cities, telling more than 2,400 workers they're being laid off and should not return to work, a union leader said Sunday.
Winnipeg Jets defenseman Dustin Byfuglien, who spent much of his youth in Roseau, was stopped while driving a boat on Minnesota's Lake Minnetonka on Aug. 31, 2010. He is charged with boating while under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs and refusing to provide a blood or urine sample. He is also accused of failing to display proper lights and failing to provide enough flotation devices for those on board the boat.
The Canadian Institute of Planners has recognized The Forks as Canada’s Great Public Space for 2011. The award is based on input from the institute and is part of a nationwide competition in which people go online to vote in different categories for the best places in Canada.
Herald Staff and Wire Reports
, January 20, 2012
View your ad here! Cost effective targeted advertising. Contextual advertising starting as low as $79/month. This includes targeted ad delivery and search results! Add your business to the Marketplace »