Minnesota may not have as many 5-star recruits in numerous high school sports as larger states like California, Florida and Texas, but no one can question the high-end talent coming from the Land of 10,000 Lakes. 

In fact, the argument can be made that the best of the best in college sports today are from Minnesota. 

  • Best wrestler? Gable Steveson
  • Best women’s basketball player? Paige Bueckers
  • Best men’s basketball player? Chet Holmgren
  • Best track &
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In conjunction with the Minnesota Wild, Bally Sports North announced plans for Hockey Day Minnesota (HDM), presented by UnitedHealthcare, which will take place on Saturday, January 22, starting at 9:00 a.m. 

Highlighted by more than 14 hours of continuous hockey programming, the network will broadcast a variety of Hockey Day content, televise two high school games, one collegiate game, as well as the Minnesota Wild vs. Chicago Blackhawks match-up from Xcel Energy Center during primetime.

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In their technical, slender sense, the words civil law describe the law that pertains to persons, issues, and relationships that develop amongst them, excluding not only legal law but additionally commercial law, labor law, etc. Codification happened in most civil law countries, with the French Code civil and the German BGB being probably the most influential civil codes. The 2017–2018U.S. News & World Reportlaw faculty rankings positioned the University of Denver Sturm College of Law’s   Read More

Conservation Officer Darrin Kittelson (International Falls 1) reports fishing pressure on Rainy Lake continues to be high. People are reminded that the walleye protected slot limit is 18-26 inches. Trespass issues and nuisance-animal complaints were handled throughout the week as well.

A youth firearms safety class was conducted in the Littlefork area, with 15 students receiving their certification.

Enforcement action taken over the last week involved illegal-length walleyes, overlimits and license issues.

CO Curtis Simonson

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Emergency Executive Order 20-104

Last week, as daily case numbers slowly began to decrease, Gov. Tim Walz made adjustments to the dial back with Executive Order 20-103.

Many athletes are eager to return to organized sports activities, which similarly provide many physical and social benefits. Executive Order 20-103 permitted athletes and coaches to resume one-on-one training and small outdoor group workouts and skill building.

The Executive Order reopens pools for a narrow range of activities

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