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Jordan Larson’s latest spike sends U.S. women’s volleyball team to first Olympic gold

The U.S. team celebrates after winning gold at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games on August 8, 2021 in Tokyo, Japan. TOKYO – After the second set of Sunday’s gold medal volleyball match at the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, members of the U.S. women’s volleyball team regrouped and remembered to slow …

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Park and Rec prepares for the fall season | News, Sports, Jobs

The New Ulm Parks and Recreation Department will once again be offering adult and youth pottery classes this fall. Due to COVID-19 and the construction of the recreation center, it has been a difficult year for some of the New Ulm Park and Rec programs. But program supervisor Liz Malloy …

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Handball: a wonderful Olympic sport

Denmark’s Morten Toft Olsen in action with Croatia’s Igor Karacic during the 2021 IHF Handball World Championship, group 2, Denmark v Croatia, at Cairo Hall 1 stadium in Cairo, Egypt on January 25, 2021. (Pool via Mohamed Abd El Ghany / Reuters) Kyle wrote this morning why the Olympics are …

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These exceptional athletes represent NJ at the Olympics

I have so much Jersey pride and I know you are too! So when I found this list of New Jersey athletes and coaches heading to the Olympics by Carly Baldwin of The Patch, I had to highlight it! The fact that Bruce Springsteen’s daughter Jessica Springsteen is coming to …

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Doris Slater | Death notice | independantnews.com

A public celebration of the completed life of Doris Slater will take place at 11 a.m. on July 23, 2021, at Trinity Lutheran Church, 1225 Hopyard Road, Pleasanton, California. The connection between Doris and her music cannot be overstated. As a teenager, she was the premier solo soprano in the …

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Representative Christine Hunschofsky offers inspiring tips for summer fun

State Representative Christine Hunschofsky From State Representative Christine Hunschofsky: Hope the summer has started well for everyone. This summer is very different from last year. Instead of quarantining themselves at home, people get vaccinated and spend time outdoors with family and friends. This year, the Florida legislature approved a new …

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Scoreboard: your sports | 406mtsports

Big Sky State Games The t-shirt deadline is approaching The deadline to purchase the best-priced t-shirts for the 36th annual Big Sky State Games will be coming soon (see below for specific deadlines). Shirts will be guaranteed for every participant who registers by Thursday, and everyone who registers by the …

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Tokyo-linked Nelly Korda wins PGA Women’s Championship, first major for U.S. women since 2018

Nelly Korda poses with the trophy after the PGA Women’s KPMG Championship on June 27, 2021 in Johns Creek, Georgia. Her family may be best known for tennis, but Nelly Korda is making a name for herself in golf. The 22-year-old from Bradenton, Fla. Earned her first major LPGA victory …

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American women stay golden for three years in Nations League of volleyball

Jordan Larson-Burbach and Foluke Akinradewo celebrate during the women’s bronze medal match at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games on August 20, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Good things don’t always come easy, and the US women’s volleyball team was tested in the Nations League Volleyball tournament final on Friday …

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Skook News obituary: June 24, 2021

Skook News obituary: June 24, 2021 Obituaries posted in the Schuylkill County area. ————————————————– ————————————- James A. Thye, 53, of Schuylkill Haven, died suddenly Tuesday morning at Lehigh Valley Hospital Schuylkill East, Pottsville. Born in San Diego, California on September 2, 1967, he was the son of the late David …

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