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Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation dinner in Ripon March 31

If you have ever seen a mature bull elk, it is one of the most magnificent sights in all of the outdoors. In a couple ...

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Baseball should get serious about speeding up games

KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — There are all sorts of ways to give baseball a much-needed boost of speed.

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There is to being a pro angler than catching fish

Like a lot of anglers, I’ve been restricted to staying home and waiting for the rain to subside. 

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Baseball should get serious about speeding up games

KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — There are all sorts of ways to give baseball a much-needed boost of speed.

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West Coast Swing whets appetite for Augusta

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The refrain is becoming a tradition unlike any other, especially after a West Coast Swing like this one.

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Posted: feb. 20, 2017 11:14 p.m. | | West Coast Swing whets appetite for Augusta Comments 0 Comments


Big punching Wilder believes he can save heavyweights

Deontay Wilder was in the Super Bowl media center in Houston a few days before the game when a somewhat familiar face walked by.

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Gonzaga provides new college hoops story line for fans

Unbeaten Gonzaga is giving college basketball fans something to talk about besides the usual story lines.

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Posted: feb. 19, 2017 9:19 p.m. | | Gonzaga provides new college hoops story line for fans Comments 0 Comments


Knowledge is power, but luck is underrated

I’m beginning to see an increase boats being towed through my neighborhood, leading me to believe that the fishing must be improving. 

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Posted: feb. 17, 2017 12:32 a.m. | | Knowledge is power, but luck is underrated Comments 0 Comments


Loria tries to finish great con in South Florida

The great con in South Florida could be nearing its payoff.

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Blossoming trees are good indicator that spring is near

There’s a tree in my neighborhood that’s been my springtime indicator for past 20 years. 

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A preview of things to expect during Super Bowl week

There have been 50 of these already, making this Super Bowl LI in the roman numerals the NFL uses to make sure no one forgets ...

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Posted: jan. 30, 2017 11:40 p.m. | | A preview of things to expect during Super Bowl week Comments 0 Comments
For EU’s Daube, Hoops for Cure was personal

For EU’s Daube, Hoops for Cure was personal

Saturday night was the seventh annual Hoops for the Cure Classic between Ripon and East Union, a fund raiser for cancer. For Lancers senior Ruby ...

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Posted: jan. 30, 2017 12:49 a.m. | | For EU’s Daube, Hoops for Cure was personal Comments 0 Comments


Concealed carry reciprocity

With the election of Donald Trump as our president, gun rights advocates are getting all fired up at the possibility of a national concealed carry ...

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Posted: jan. 29, 2017 11:08 p.m. | | Concealed carry reciprocity Comments 0 Comments


As Falcons head to Super Bowl, remember Smith

ATLANTA — Mike Smith never made it to the Super Bowl with the Atlanta Falcons.

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Posted: jan. 29, 2017 11:07 p.m. | | As Falcons head  to Super Bowl,  remember Smith  Comments 0 Comments


Be on the lookout for trout plants on lakes

If you’ve never witnessed a lake being planted with trout, it’s definitely a sight to see.

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Posted: jan. 27, 2017 1:03 a.m. | | Be on the lookout for trout plants on lakes Comments 0 Comments


Brotherhood only gets you so far against Tom Brady

The brotherhood did its job methodically, pleasing Atlanta owner Arthur Blank so much that he was last seen dancing into the night on the victory ...

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Posted: jan. 23, 2017 11:53 p.m. | | Brotherhood only gets you so far against Tom Brady Comments 0 Comments


With truck back home, it’s time to head back out on fuller lakes

It has been a while since I’ve been so excited to go fishing. 

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Posted: jan. 19, 2017 11:52 p.m. | | With truck back home, it’s time to head back out on fuller lakes Comments 0 Comments


Hall vote shows some stains last longer than others

The takeaway from this year’s Hall of Fame balloting is Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens likely will get in within the next five years ...

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Posted: jan. 18, 2017 11:45 p.m. | | Hall vote shows some stains last longer than others Comments 0 Comments


Mayweather in search of attention, not a fight

Floyd Mayweather Jr. wants attention more than he wants a fight.

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Posted: jan. 13, 2017 12:58 a.m. | | Mayweather in search of attention, not a fight Comments 0 Comments


Predicting weather is like predicting fish

It’s hard to believe that this time last year many of us were hoping that we would have enough rain to finally end the ...

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Spieth set high expectations for youth around him

KAPALUA, Hawaii (AP) — Jordan Spieth made it tough on everyone in his age group, including Justin Thomas.

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Posted: jan. 09, 2017 11:41 p.m. | | Spieth set high expectations for youth around him Comments 0 Comments


Amid abuses, sometimes colleges get it right

TAMPA, Fla  — Deshaun Watson wanted to be first.

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Here we go again: All 4 NFL divisional games are rematches

There will be a familiar feel to the NFL playoffs next weekend: Every divisional-round game will be a rematch from the regular season, the first ...

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