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Baseball: Tiger bats spark hot start
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Boys lacrosse: Tigers rally past South, fall to Park
Boys track and field: Tigers win Shakopee Invitational
Girls track and field: Relays shine at Shakopee Quad
Farmington family honored by Gov. Dayton
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Dakota County walking program pushes fitness
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May 8, 2013
Golf: Trippel's 82 leads young golf team
The Farmington boys golf team was already in a tricky position this year with a very young lineup. Throw in weather-related delays that meant the team didn't play its first meet until April 30 and it was hard to know how things would go. Turns out, not too bad. The Tiger boys finished...
high school / sports
May 8, 2013 - 3:43pm
June 5, 2012
Girls golf: Swenson advances to second round
Team leader Brianna Swenson was the only member of the Farmington High School girls golf team to advance in the Section tournament. The Tigers travelled to Cannon Falls May 31 for the first round of section play. As a team, Farmington did not advance in the section competition,...
June 5, 2012 - 5:19pm
June 13, 2011
One-armed golfer hits second hole-in-one
Dick Herbst aced hole No. 7 at Lake Pepin Golf Course in Lake City using a 5-wood. Herbst, who has one arm, hit the hole-in-one on May 24. He also hit a hole-in-one in July 2009.
June 13, 2011 - 3:51pm
May 26, 2011
Flooding closes Bully Pulpit Golf Course
DICKINSON, N.D. -Flooding along the Little Missouri River has left one of North Dakota's top golf courses unplayable for nearly a month. Bully...
May 26, 2011 - 10:44am
May 19, 2011
A Minnesotan in China: 'Fore!'
I returned home to Zhuhai from Hong Kong. And last week I had the cool chance to check out a fancy-schmancy golf club here in south China. Since the grass must be getting greener these days back in Bemidji, I'll provide a timely, seasonal piece here for ya.
May 19, 2011 - 1:19pm
May 17, 2011
Hospital Foundation prepares for golf outing
Foundation's 30th golf event remembering Al & Laurie Hein scheduled June 13 Hudson Hospital Foundation prepares to celebrate the 30th anniversary celebration of the Al Hein Memorial Golf Tournament June 13 and pays tribute to its founders. The late Al and Laurie Hein were two philanthropic...
May 17, 2011 - 10:34am
May 11, 2011
Eighth Annual Roy Isaacson Memorial Charity Golf Tournament May 21
On Saturday, May 21, Otter Tail-Wadena Community Action Council, Inc.
May 11, 2011 - 9:47am
May 9, 2011
Hudson will host Northwest Badger Golf Classic
Hudson will host Northwest Badger Golf Classic Hudson Golf Club will host the 19th annual Northwest Badger Golf Classic on Friday, June 10th. The event is open to the public. The event includes the golf shamble, lunch and dinner, a silent auction, live auction, raffle and a video...
May 9, 2011 - 9:26am
May 2, 2011
An old pro: At age 85, Mahnomen coach Strandemo still teaching golfers a trick or two
Mahnomen, Minn. Mitch Kochmann promises that no matter what's wrong with his golf swing, his coach, Vern Strandemo, can fix it in 30 seconds. That's just one of the advantages of having a coach that's been around golf for a long time. "He just makes it so simple," Kochmann said....
May 2, 2011 - 11:18am
April 25, 2011
Shafts are getting plenty of attention this golf season
FARGO - Talk about "moment of inertia" to the average golfer standing on the first tee and they'll probably hold up their own quiet sign. But...
April 25, 2011 - 9:22am
Meet the Northland's most devoted golfer
Dick Frank of Proctor had always been an avid softball player, but as he approached 50, he started to consider other sports that might be a little easier on the knees. So he took up golf. "The rest, as they say, is history," Frank said. Fifteen years later, Frank never could have...
April 25, 2011 - 9:11am
The Northland Golf Guide w/ Map
The number with each course's name corresponds to the attached map. AREA COURSES 1. APOSTLE HIGHLANDS Bayfield Address: 34745 Madeline Trail (1 mile south of Bayfield via Highway 13 and J); Holes: 18 (blue 6,332 yards, white 5,887, red 5,127); Par: 72; Fees: $22-24 for 9, $32-34...
April 25, 2011 - 9:02am
Owners tee off new chapter in golf course history
Most people familiar with the River Falls Golf Club, 1101 County Road M, would count its yearlong makeover as "extreme." Hanson Bros. Golf Holdings,...
April 25, 2011 - 8:53am
Wilson maintains leads in Fed-Ex Cup standings
HILTON HEAD, S.C. - Pewaukee native Mark Wilson kept his Number-one spot in the PGA's Fed-Ex Cup season point standings - but only because Luke Donald didn't win the Heritage tournament. Donald would have taken over the top-spot in the Fed-Ex standings, and he would have become...
April 25, 2011 - 7:48am
July 30, 2009
Golf: Schmitz has a big week on the links
Sam Schmitz was the last Farmington golfer to qualify for state two years in a row when he accomplished the feat as a senior in 1999. The 10 years since have seen Schmitz continue to play the game he loves at a variety of levels. He played collegiately at St.
July 30, 2009 - 2:15pm