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UND unveils new Adidas hockey jerseys
July 23, 2019 - 9:54am
GRAND FORKS — The University of North Dakota unveiled its new Adidas hockey jerseys for the first time Monday night, revealing slight changes...
Olympic gold medalists Monique and Jocelyne Lamoureux launch foundation to support underprivileged children
July 22, 2019 - 5:55pm
After Monique and Jocelyne Lamoureux played starring roles in bringing the U.S. its first Olympic gold medal in women's hockey in 20 years, they've...
Greg Johnson left his mark on UND hockey
July 21, 2019 - 4:07pm
GRAND FORKS -- When potential recruits make their visits to Ralph Engelstad Arena, University of North Dakota associate coach Dane Jackson always...
UND hockey's all-time leading scorer Greg Johnson dies at 48
July 9, 2019 - 4:47pm
GRAND FORKS — Greg Johnson, former University of North Dakota hockey captain and the program's all-time leading scorer, died Monday in Detroit,...
New arena is Eaves' legacy as he departs St. Olaf
June 19, 2019 - 5:38pm
NORTHFIELD, Minn. — For years, Mike Eaves and his wife have had a nightly ritual at their lake place in southern Minnesota. “Wine at Nine”...
Governor ‘in awe’ of UMD hockey championships
April 24, 2019 - 5:38pm
ST. PAUL — Tim Walz was more of a fan than Minnesota’s governor. “I certainly am in awe of what you have done,” Walz told coach Scott...
Report: Minnesota Duluth's Carroll had CTE
April 1, 2019 - 10:12pm
DULUTH -- Former Minnesota Duluth men’s hockey player Andrew Carroll was found to have Stage One CTE, his family told Twin Cities-area KSTP-TV...
NCAA Frozen Four: Arena, town stand out, but name change needed
April 1, 2019 - 10:00pm
ALLENTOWN, Pa. -- The most controversial time of the college hockey calendar has come and gone. I’m talking about the NCAA regional weekend....
Hatten earns NCHC media excellence award
March 25, 2019 - 1:40pm
ST. PAUL -- Journalist Mick Hatten of Forum Communications Co. earned the second annual NCHC media excellence award during the conference's year-end...
ND prep hockey coach placed on leave for ‘intimidating language’
February 19, 2019 - 5:48pm
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Grand Forks Red River head boys hockey coach Bill Chase was placed on indefinite administrative leave last week due to “conduct...
A new Minnesota prep hockey school is dominating the competition. This is their story.
February 8, 2019 - 10:38am
Built in the backyard: Developing hockey players on backyard rinks and ponds is a way of life in the Northland
February 2, 2019 - 4:22pm
DULUTH -- For his book, “Home Ice: Reflections on Backyard Rinks and Frozen Ponds,” noted hockey writer Jack Falla visited Duluth to check...
Ralph Engelstad Arena to install the 'largest center-hung video board in college hockey'
January 22, 2019 - 12:55pm
GRAND FORKS - Ralph Engelstad Arena will install in the offseason a new center-hung video board that it says will be the largest in college hockey....
Winnipeg Jets lean on Minnesota sanitation worker for their next big stars
December 31, 2018 - 2:55pm
PRIOR LAKE, Minn. - Dan Shrader weaves his garbage truck through the streets of Edina, listening to music from the 1960s and 70s. It’s the...
College hockey: Adults can’t fix early recruiting process in NCAA, only kids can
November 6, 2018 - 10:08pm
DULUTH -- For two years, a committee of commissioners, coaches and administrators gathered in hopes of formulating a plan that would slow down...