January/February 2014 Issue

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Fabulous Fadness

What happens when preparation and opportunity converge with a little bit of good fortune? The result, more often than not, is something beautiful. For...full story

Overcoming big odds

There were times in Karl Klug's football career when he could have thrown up his arms and said "What's the use." But he has overcome one challenge aft...full story

Practice becomes fun for Lourdes runner

Ian Torchia could not stop smiling as he reminisced on the past two months of the 2013 cross country season. A senior at the Lourdes High School, Torc...full story

From Zumbrota to NFL elite

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Featured Columns

Star Athletes

He’s Touchdown Niko
He says nobody called him Touchdown Niko. But they sure could have. Lanesbo...full article

Practice becomes fun for Lourdes runner
Ian Torchia could not stop smiling as he reminisced on the past two months ...full article

Tennis, tennis and more tennis
Kylie Boyer is a normal 16-year-old girl who is learning to drive, loves be...full article

Recent News

Overcoming big odds
There were times in Karl Klug's football career when he could have thrown up his arms and said "What's the use." But he has overcome one challenge after another. The 25-year-old Caledonia native is in his third season as defensive tackle/defensive en...full article

Away We Go
On the morning of Aug. 5, I was in Mabel to talk with Belle Sand, a talented senior hitter for the Mabel-Canton volleyball team. After our interview, Sand joined her teammates in a pre-season workout in the school gymnasium. I paused for a few moment...full article

Complete Recovery
Bailey Proudfoot remembers eating breakfast and getting dressed that morning. But that’s it. “After that, I remember waking up in the hospital a week later,” she said. It was about 6:15 a.m. on Feb. 25, a Monday. Proudfoot, a reserve catcher on...full article