University of North Dakota Hockey
Western Michigan coach Andy Murray, who spent a decade as an NHL head coach for the Los Angeles Kings and the St. Louis Blues, had high praise for this year's UND hockey team.
After last weekend's series in Kalamazoo, Murray told the Gazette that UND is "maybe the best team I've coached against" during his four years in the college game.
Read that comment in this story here.
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February 26, 2015 - 8:31am
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February 20, 2015 - 3:50pm
The recent cold snap -- hopefully, its short-lived -- provides an opportunity to remind anglers to be careful when photographing fish that will be released.
Jason Hamilton, a Lake Winnipeg guide who provides occasional fishing reports for the Herald, posted an item on Facebook this week reminding anglers not to pose with big fish outside in cold weather and scolding those who do.
February 19, 2015 - 12:59pm
I'm glad I didn't realizeInto the Woods was a musical before I went to watch it, because I don't always like musicals. One of the few previous exceptions isLes Miserables.
Into the Woods,however, was quite funny, and the singing was generally excellent. It is an amusing movie, one that combines a number of fairy tales into one story. The princes may be especially funny, although there are dark...
January 22, 2015 - 9:40am
She didn't want to be weighed in front of her entire gym class, so 13-year-old Ireland Hobart Hoch said no. But instead of respect for her decision, what she got was a visit to the principal's office.
Her response to all the tsk-tsking, as reported in the Des Moines (Iowa) Register: "I really wasn't comfortable with anybody but my mom and doctor knowing my weight. For another person to know - ...
December 10, 2014 - 9:50am