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The better hitter in the MIAC this year is a first year hailing from northern LA, and his .462 average earned him National Rookie of the Year honors. (credit: Carleton College Sports Information/Oliver Bohlman)

Beyond Bounds: No Typo Here — This MIAC Rookie Hit .462

How in the world does a college rookie hit .462 at the plate — nearly 50 points above his closest conference competitor? Not even the man who posted the gaudy Ted Williams-esque figures can quite figure it out.

05/31/2013

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Minnesotans Take Home Titles In 9th Fargo Marathon

Two Minnesotans are taking home titles in the ninth annual Fargo Marathon. Chris Erichsen of Minneapolis crossed the finish line Saturday in a time of 2 hours, 20 minutes, 42 seconds, to win the men’s title.

05/18/2013

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Man Pleads Not Guilty In Killing Of Minn. Student

A 22-year-old man pleaded not guilty on Wednesday in the beating death of his girlfriend, an Arizona State University student from Northfield, Minn.

05/08/2013

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Police Request Help In Northfield To Find Missing Man

Police are asking farmers and landowners in the Northfield area to report any clues about the disappearance of a 39-year-old man missing more than seven months.

05/07/2013

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Man Gets 13+ Years For Conspiring To Murder Boyfriend Of Ex-Girlfriend

A 26-year-old Kenyon man will serve more than 13 years in prison for conspiring to kill the new boyfriend of his ex-girlfriend in May 2012.

05/01/2013

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Northfield Family Wants To Help Search For Missing Son

The search for a Minnesota college student missing in the Chippewa River is still underway Monday. Twenty-year old David Rogers, a UW-Eau Claire student from Northfield, fell into the river from a pedestrian bridge Friday night.

04/22/2013

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UW-Eau Claire Student, Minn. Native Missing After Fall Into River

A University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire student is still missing after falling into the Chippewa River from the university’s footbridge, according to police.

04/21/2013

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Stolen Puppy Leads Police To Large Pot Growing Operation

The case of a 9-week-old puppy that was stolen from a Shakopee pet store led police to a large marijuana growing operation in Northfield, Minn., according to authorities.

03/06/2013

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AHA Student With CP Lives Basketball Dreams

Nick Anderson grew up wanting to be a basketball player. Friday night, he was just that. The senior at Richfield’s Academy of Holy Angels (AHA) loves the game. But the real story is what he had to overcome to get on the court.

02/25/2013

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If You Missed It: High School Sports Rally For 2/22

Didn’t get a chance to see WCCO-TV’s High School Sports Rally Friday night? Don’t worry. We’ve got all the winter sports action right here.

02/22/2013

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Treacherous Commute For Some, Snow Day For Others

It wasn’t so much the amount of snow covering metro roadways Friday morning – but the timing of it. The storm that moved across Minnesota overnight spared the metro from the heaviest amounts.

02/22/2013

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Northfield Board Rejects Early School Year Proposal

The Northfield School Board has voted to remain on a normal school year for the 2013-2014 calendar, instead of beginning in August as proposed.

01/15/2013

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Northfield To Discuss Changes To School Calendar

The Northfield School Board will discuss potential changes to the 2013-2014 school calendar Monday night at the high school — a proposition that has many parents more than concerned.

01/14/2013

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Annual Twins Winter Caravan Starts Monday

The Minnesota Twins are getting fans excited about baseball again with their annual winter caravan starting this week.

01/14/2013

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2 Minn. Legislative Races Enter Recount Phase

They’re counting ballots again in two Minnesota legislative districts. Automatic recounts were getting under way near Alexandria and Northfield to determine if narrow leads by the apparent winners hold up.

11/28/2012

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