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For sale: Century-old cards of Ty Cobb, Cy Young

For sale: Century-old cards of Ty Cobb, Cy Young

| September 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

BIDDEFORD, Maine (AP) – A small auction house that’s becoming known for selling rare baseball memorabilia has come across a mother lode of cards prized by collectors. The collection from 1909, 1910 and 1911 features more than 1,400 cards including famous players like Cy Young and Ty Cobb. Troy Thibodeau from Saco River Auction Co. […]

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Packers eager to see full season of Lacy, Rodgers

Packers eager to see full season of Lacy, Rodgers

| September 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) – Packers running back Eddie Lacy is ready to build on his Offensive Rookie of the Year campaign. The former Alabama star had 1,178 yards rushing and 11 touchdowns in 2013 – and that was with quarterback Aaron Rodgers sidelined for seven weeks with a collarbone injury. Lacy brought balance to […]

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Brewers acquire Broxton from Reds for 2 players

Brewers acquire Broxton from Reds for 2 players

| August 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – The Milwaukee Brewers have acquired right-handed reliever Jonathan Broxton from the Cincinnati Reds for two players to be named. NL Central-leading Milwaukee announced the move to bolster its bullpen before Sunday’s series finale against the San Francisco Giants. The 30-year-old Broxton is 4-2 with a 1.86 ERA and seven saves in […]

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Giants power past Brewers 15-5 for 3-game sweep

Giants power past Brewers 15-5 for 3-game sweep

| August 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – Pablo Sandoval hit a two-run homer among his three RBIs and finished a double shy of the cycle, powering the San Francisco Giants past the Milwaukee Brewers 15-5 on Sunday to match a season high with their sixth straight win. Madison Bumgarner (16-9) followed up his one-hit gem Tuesday against Colorado […]

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Friday Night Football Scores

Friday Night Football Scores

| August 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Scores from area teams for Friday, August 29th Viroqua at Mel-Min: pp sat nite 7 Westby at Sparta:pp sat 10 am Cashton at Onalaska Luther: luther up 21 -0 2nd pp GET at Somerset: Arcadia at Whitehall:pp BRF at Tomah: brf 8-o 2nd pp RC at West Salem:pp Clear Lake at DeSoto: clear lake 42- […]

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LB Landisch expected to start for No. 14 Wisconsin

LB Landisch expected to start for No. 14 Wisconsin

| August 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

MADISON, Wis. (AP) – Inside linebacker Derek Landisch is expected to start Saturday night when No. 14 Wisconsin faces No. 13 LSU in the season opener in Houston. Landisch strained his right hamstring on Aug. 13 and missed about 10 days of practice. He worked a full session with the first-string defense Wednesday. The senior […]

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Base ball team to play at Old World Wisconsin

Base ball team to play at Old World Wisconsin

| August 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

MADISON, Wis. (AP) – Old World Wisconsin’s vintage base ball team will play its last game of the season at the historical site outside Eagle, not in Greenbush. The Eagle Diamonds are slated to finish their season on Sept. 13 against the Chicago Salmon. Old World Wisconsin’s website originally said the game would be played […]

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Packers beat Chiefs 34-14 in backup QB battle

Packers beat Chiefs 34-14 in backup QB battle

| August 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) – Matt Flynn and Scott Tolzien each threw for two touchdowns in their competition to back up starting quarterback Aaron Rodgers, and the Green Bay Packers beat the Kansas Chiefs 34-14 in a preseason finale Thursday night. Flynn threw for 102 yards and Tolzien had 139 in splitting reps by quarter […]

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Poll: Parents uncomfortable with youth football

Poll: Parents uncomfortable with youth football

| August 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

UNDATED (AP) – Nearly half of parents who answered a new poll say they’re not comfortable letting their child play football, as concerns over head injuries increase. Forty-four percent of parents who responded to the Associated Press-GfK poll say they’re uncomfortable letting their kids play football. But only five percent say they’ve actually discouraged their […]

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Chiefs’ bus in accident before Packers game

Chiefs’ bus in accident before Packers game

| August 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

GRAND CHUTE, Wis. (AP) – Authorities say a tour bus bringing the Kansas City Chiefs to their Wisconsin hotel before Thursday night’s preseason game against the Green Bay Packers was involved in an accident. The Outagamie County sheriff’s office says it was escorting the Chiefs’ buses from the airport to the hotel Wednesday afternoon when […]

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