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Jayson Werth called every team but Mets for job last winter

Jayson Werth retired at the end of June following a minor league stint with the Mariners. Yesterday he took to the airwaves, however, to talk about how his final offseason went and what he thinks of the state of...

Curling leagues plan to open in Lakeland this upcoming season

In November, a curling league will start marking one of the first leagues provided on the east side of the Twin Cities."It's a step in the right direction, and we are excited to provide this opportunity to the community,"...

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Dresden Kings goalie Brett Brochu plays against the Wallaceburg Lakers at the Ken Houston Memorial Agricultural Centre in Dresden, Ont., on Friday, Jan. 4, 2018. Mark Malone/Chatham Daily News/Postmedia Network Kings win season finaleDRESDEN – Dresden Kings goalie Brett Brochu...

Gretzky named global ambassador for Beijing’s professional hockey team

BEIJING—Wayne Gretzky has been named a global ambassador for Beijing’s Kunlun Red Star as the Chinese capital seeks to boost the profile of hockey domestically ahead of hosting the Winter Olympics in 2022.Gretzky will focus on youth development in...

Skylar Brent: Freelance Filmmaker – Snowboarding’s 30 Under 30

Skylar is yet another noteworthy filmer on this list to hail from the icy shores...

Soy Curls Are the Single-Ingredient Meat Substitute I Buy in Bulk

Being a vegetarian doesn't mean subsisting on steamed broccoli and bowls of pasta. In her monthly column, nearly lifelong vegetarian Sarah Jampel will tackle cooking, eating, and navigating the world meat-free—even when her grandma still doesn't know what she...

Strong Speaker Lineup for Soccerex USA

(ATR) The newly released official conference brochure for Soccerex USA 2018 reveals a strong lineup of world class organizations and soccer champions for the two-day conference in Miami.Soccerex China 2018 (Soccerex) Soccer business professionals will gather at Marlins Park on November...

Aspen Skiing Co.: Lost Forest boosting business in Snowmass

As summer winds down, Aspen Skiing Co. says business at its shiny, new Snowmass attraction, the Lost Forest, is thriving during its debut.While Skico does not release numbers per company policy, director of business development Peter Santini said, "Our...

Maine Winter Sports Center visionary plans to move on

Andy Shepard, whose vision of re-establishing skiing as a lifestyle in Aroostook County led to the establishment of two world-class Nordic facilities, will step down as chief executive officer of the Outdoor Sport Institute on July 1. Andy Shepard said he...

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