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Photo: Nordic Ski Club of Central MN via Facebook
Photo: Nordic Ski Club of Central MN via Facebook
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Central MN Nordic Ski Club Teaches Kids The Basics [AUDIO]

The Central Minnesota Nordic Ski Club offers adults a chance to ski with like-minded cross country lovers, and children a chance to learn the basics.

Nick Snavely is the youth skiing coordinator for the group

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Viking Rookie 1st Rounders Are Making an Impression

The Vikings have only been at training camp for just more than a week and the 3 rookie first round picks for the Vikings are generating quite a buzz. Defensive tackle Sharif Floyd isn't expected to play alongside veteran Kevin Williams but by all accounts will push Williams for playing time.

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Sauk Rapids Youth Hockey Players via Facebook
Sauk Rapids Youth Hockey Players via Facebook
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Former NHL Star Reaches Out To Help Area Girl Play Hockey

On Tuesday, a St. Cloud ten year old was resigned to the fact that she would not be able to play hockey this year due to her family's financial situation. By Thursday morning she was all signed up--and paid up-- thanks to a simple tweet by a local hockey dad and some help from a former NHL star

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Photo: Scott Thyen via @StCChutes on Twitter
Photo: Scott Thyen via @StCChutes on Twitter
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Chutes Coach Wenner Talks State Tourney [AUDIO]

The St. Cloud Chutes American Legion baseball team is scheduled to open the 2013 State Tournament in Edina on Friday afternoon. The Chutes topped Little Falls in a thrilling section championship game with a Brian Minks RBI single in the bottom of the seventh inning

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Photo via Facebook
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YMCA Swim Team Houses 100 Swimmers [AUDIO]

The YMCA Swim team is a group of swimmers of varying ages. Evan Shandly is the rookie coach of the team. He says that the team is comprised of kids of a wide variety of ages, and notes that there are currently over 100 swimmers in the program

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Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images
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Twins Should Consider Trading Morneau

Although the Twins have been playing better baseball lately, they are still non-factors in this year's pennant race. Whether the team will admit it or not, the Twins are in a rebuilding mode and don't appear to be serious contenders for the next two years

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Crying Redskins Fan Makes Us Reconsider Our Fandom

We've all been there: At training camp or a game, trading cards in hand, hoping for the signature of one of our favorite athletes. As the players walk off the field, you desperately call out, hoping to get their attention so they may scribble their name on your memorabilia

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Photo by Andy Clayton King/Getty Images
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Vikings Open Training Camp Thursday In Mankato

The Minnesota Vikings open up training camp Thursday at Minnesota State University in Mankato. Despite a 10-6 record in 2012 and a playoff appearance, here are three questions that will need answers in Mankato before the season begins

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Photo via Rox Fastpitch Softball on Facebook
Photo via Rox Fastpitch Softball on Facebook
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Rox Fastpitch Softball Association Provides Opportunity [AUDIO]

The St. Cloud Rox are a youth softball organization similar to the St. Cloud Blue Sox baseball organization. The provide an opportunity for girls of a variety of ages to participate in fastpitch softball during the summer

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Update: Into The Outdoors With Jerry Carlson 7/21/13

Due to a technical issue, the 7/14 episode of "Into the Outdoors" was erroneously re-aired on 7/21. Please click the link below for Sunday, July 21st's episode.

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