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‘Crazy’ motorcycle challenge supports area children
Superior offers shelter to Cloquet cats
Missouri man finds family in Superior
Cloquet man charged with vandalizing weigh station
Summer school finale focuses on friends
Reds rally to win Ely title
'Fastest Show' on H2O is this weekend in Grantsburg
Ruehl nominated for NCAA Woman of the Year
Report: NFL teams' rev share topped $8B in '17
Busy week at local race tracks
The lost decade
Hey leadership: Let Congress work
Democrats not good for Wisconsin
Youth wave making history in politics
History lesson needed
Sitek Thank You
Superior teen earns Girl Scout Gold Award
Autobiography relates life of Duluth's Grant Merritt: Environmental pioneer helped lead charge to stop dumping mine waste in Lake Superior
Lake Superior Writers announces contest winners
Irish tenor performs benefit concert at Pilgrim Lutheran
School library offers community books
It's official: We're back with lots to do
Gary & Sandy Garlie
Walt & Grace Smestad
Richard & Linda Taber
Clarence & Alice Mattson Sr
John Ahlberg Myers
Linda L. McGonegal
Martha Harriet O'Brien
Elizabeth (Betty) Wiesner
Leslie 'Les' E. Buchanan
December 21, 2016
America mourns heroes, rock icons and sporting legends in 2016
The United States lost some literal and figurative pioneers in 2016 with the deaths of famed sons and daughters from John Glenn, the first American...
December 21, 2016 - 9:09am
November 17, 2016
NBA star LeBron James giving $2.5 million to Muhammad Ali exhibit
LeBron James is donating $2.5 million to support a Muhammad Ali exhibit at the Smithsonian's new National Museum of African American History...
November 17, 2016 - 8:49am
January 24, 2014
Laase, Anderson to fight on Hinckley card
Duluth News Tribune Boxers R.J. Laase of Duluth and Winston Anderson of Cloquet are scheduled to fight on an eight-bout card tonight at Grand Casino in Hinckley, Minn. Laase (11-1, 7 KOs) will take on Jeremy Marts (10-15, 7 KOs) of Ottumwa, Iowa, in a scheduled six-round...
January 24, 2014 - 9:29am
January 31, 2013
Professional boxing returns to Grandma's Sports Garden
Jungle Boy Boxing will host an 18-fight card Friday night at Grandma's Sports Garden in Duluth. The event, billed "Friday Night Fights," includes 16 amateur fights and two professional fights, including Gary "Stone Cold" Eyer vs. David Laque. The co-main event is John "The Nemeses"...
January 31, 2013 - 10:51am
December 24, 2012
Local boxing legend dies
Superior said goodbye to another member of the Superior Athletic Hall of Fame over the weekend. Albert Andrews, 81, died Saturday at Mellen...
December 24, 2012 - 2:20pm
April 9, 2012
Superior proves boxing-worthy
The question of whether Superior was big enough to host two boxing cards on the same night was answered Saturday. Absolutely. The Night of...
April 9, 2012 - 10:00am
March 28, 2012
Boxing scheduled for Barker's Island
Jungle Boy Boxing will sponsor Battle By The Bay "Boxers Say No to Drugs" on Saturday, April 7 at Barker's Island Inn. Tickets are $10 and available at www.ticketfly.com, by phone at 877-4-FLY-TIX, or at Benna Ford in Superior. The Golden Gloves boxing event will promote saying no...
March 28, 2012 - 4:04am
August 12, 2011
Scott LeDoux: 1949-2011 - The 'Fighting Frenchman' loses his last fight
Scott Hanna remembers the day he and former Minnesota Duluth football teammate Scott LeDoux were clowning around when LeDoux mentioned he was a Golden Gloves boxer. "And I said, 'Oh really?' " Hanna said. "So we began shadow boxing a little bit, and I think I caught my breath about...
August 12, 2011 - 6:03am
February 13, 2011
Eyer takes fight to end but loses; Laase redeemed
With pearly white skin and flowing red hair, Gary Eyer doesn't look like an athlete, much less a boxer, especially when he's wearing his glasses. But in the ring, there probably isn't a more entertaining boxer to watch in Minnesota, and perhaps, some distance beyond. Eyer gives...
February 13, 2011 - 4:58pm
February 9, 2011
Boxing returns on Friday night
Professional boxing returns to Duluth as Horton's Gym presents "Clash at the Clyde" on Saturday at Clyde Industrial Park, 115 South 29 Avenue West, Duluth. Gates open at 5 p.m. and fights start at 7 p.m. Tickets are $20 and $40 each and are available at the door or by calling 218-310-5200. The...
February 9, 2011 - 9:19am
January 8, 2011
Sports Echoes - Jan. 8
Jan. 8 Rich Heytens made two free throws with six seconds remaining in overtime to put the Northwestern Tigers in the win column in a 49-48 Heart O' North Conference basketball game at the expense of the Ladysmith Lumberjacks. (1980) Superior's Scott O'Kash was stopped in the second...
January 8, 2011 - 1:25am
August 13, 2010
Local news anchors will square off in the ring
The "News Anchor Knockout" card will feature local newsmen Nick LaFave from Fox 21 and Trevor Roy from the Northland's News Center. The two will square off at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 19 at Grandma's Sports Garden. LaFave's boxing coach is retired boxer Zach "Jungle Boy" Walters,...
August 13, 2010 - 8:53am
July 9, 2010
DRL plans education with launch of MMA rules
The Wisconsin Department of Regulation and Licensing holds a series of town hall meetings around the state in early August to educate the mixed martial arts (MMA) industry about the rules that will govern the sport beginning Sept. 1. Earlier this year, Governor Jim Doyle signed Senate...
July 9, 2010 - 11:20am
June 23, 2010
Duluth boxing promoter suspended
Chuck Horton received a text message from a friend Monday night saying the Duluth boxing promoter had just been fined and suspended by the Minnesota...
June 23, 2010 - 10:37am
May 5, 2010
Sports Echoes - May 5
May 5 The Superior Senior High School Spartans romped to a 14-4 five-inning baseball win over the Morgan Park Wildcats. Kurt Standen picked up the win, his third in as many pitching starts. Larry Banks wielded the big bat, getting three of the Spartans' 14 hits, and four others --...
May 5, 2010 - 8:46am