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November 3, 2018
The smile remains weeks after Afton, Minn., native Jessie Diggins won the first American women's gold medal in Olympic cross-country skiing. She shows off her medal Thursday, April 12, 2018, hours after returning to Minnesota for the first time since the Olympics. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Driver charged in road-rage incident involving Olympic skier Jessie Diggins
November 3, 2018 - 10:36am
April 29, 2018
Selma's Ice Cream owner Rebecca Nickerson, right, and her family, from left, husband Paul, Mya Anderson, Fletcher Anderson, Tate, and Kade experiment with three different ice creams on Wednesday, April 25. Selma's will hold a contest to name the new flavor and the ice cream will debut during a city-wide celebration of Olympian gold medalist Jesse Diggins' accomplishment in Afton on May 12.  (Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press)
Jessie Diggins' Olympic win inspires Afton ice cream shop
April 29, 2018 - 6:32pm
February 24, 2018
Jessica Diggins of the U.S team reacts after winning the gold medal in cross country skiing. She is from Afton, Minn. Dominic Ebenbichler / Reuters
Minnesota native Diggins to take reins of U.S. women's cross country
February 24, 2018 - 8:59pm
February 23, 2018
Americans Jessica Diggins, left, and Kikkan Randall celebrate winning the gold medal in the ladies' cross-country skiing team sprint freestyle final during the Pyeongchang 2018 Olympic Winter Games at Alpensia Cross-Country Centre. Soobum Im / USA TODAY Sports
Minnesota hero Jessie Diggins, and her mom, talk about the skier's historic golden moment
February 23, 2018 - 5:34pm
Jessica Diggins of the U.S celebrates winning the women's team sprint cross country skiing finals. Dominic Ebenbichler / Reuters
Minnesota’s Diggins becomes first U.S. cross country skier named as Olympic flag bearer in Closing Ceremonies
February 23, 2018 - 8:56am
January 3, 2018
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Minn. author revisits American internment camp survivor's life in new novel
January 3, 2018 - 7:15am
November 2, 2017
Minn. deputies' kindness repaid by woman who leaves half of estate to sheriff's office
November 2, 2017 - 8:58pm
August 29, 2016
Wisconsin man charged with kidnapping two women
August 29, 2016 - 2:15pm
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