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  • Local swimmers, divers done after state prelims

    The local girls swimming and diving season came to an end at Friday’s state preliminaries at New Trier High School.
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 9:07 pm
  • Be prepared before hitting woods

    Istill remember as a young boy the excitement leading up to the opening of deer shotgun season. By t ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 9:04 pm
  • Minnesota, Illinois both looking for bowl berths

    MINNEAPOLIS – When Illinois and Minnesota finish playing, no traveling trophy will be hoisted by the winners.
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 9:04 pm
  • NFL: Osweiler starts as Broncos try to stop slide against Bears

    LAKE FOREST – The Denver Broncos were rolling not too long ago, even though Peyton Manning looked more like a quarterback ready for retirement than an ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 8:36 pm
  • NFL: Can Vikings stop Packers' recent control of rivalry?

    MINNEAPOLIS – For the last 5 years, Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers have had a firm grip on this border state rivalry with the Minnesota Vikin ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 8:33 pm
  • Sportshorts for Saturday, Nov. 21, 2015

    WOMEN’S VOLLEYBALLSauk Valley 0-2 at NJCAA NationalsThe Sauk Valley Skyhawks lost to Owens on Friday ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 8:31 pm
  • NASCAR: Harvick primed to defend NASCAR championship at Homestead

    HOMESTEAD, Fla. – Go ahead, just try and wrestle the NASCAR Sprint Cup championship away from Kevin Harvick.
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 8:30 pm
  • Dixon duo takes gridiron success to the hardwood

    There was something so simple about the working relationship between Nate Gascoigne and Kyle LeBlanc on a football field.
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 12:12 am
  • No nostalgia for Cutler with Broncos coming to town

    LAKE FOREST – Maybe if more of his former teammates and coaches were still there, Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler would feel a twinge of nostalgi ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 12:11 am
  • Newman looking to take pressure off McCarty

    Coming into this basketball season, the Newman Comets know what they have in senior forward Noah McCarty. But surrounding the 6-foot-8 NIU recruit are ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 12:14 am
  • Local roundup: Oregon boys get ball rolling early

    The Oregon boys bowling team opened its season with a 3,691-2,156 win over Mendota in Big Northern Conference West Division play at Town & Country Lan ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 12:11 am
  • Harvick stows mind games before championship race

    HOLLYWOOD, Fla. – Kevin Harvick has made a predictable habit of trying to rattle his opposition when the stakes are at their highest.
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 12:10 am
  • Jaguars beat Titans for second consecutive victory for first time since 2013

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Jacksonville Jaguars have their first winning streak in more than 2 years. Rashad Greene returned a punt 63 yards, setting u ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 12:09 am
  • Four division leaders winning despite not getting stellar play under center

    You don’t have to be the ’85 Bears or the 2000 Ravens to win games without an elite quarterback.Four ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 12:09 am
  • Sportshorts for Friday, Nov. 20, 2015

    VOLLEYBALLTRAC releases all-conference teamsProphetstown senior Claire Milnes was named to the Three ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 12:07 am
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