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Bad weather shuts down concerts, delays flights - Chippewa Herald
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Severe thunderstorms across the Northeast on Sunday slowed operations at airports, wreaked havoc at outdoor sporting and musical events in New York and Philadelphia and sent people scurrying from a beach after three men were struck by ...
Brewers overpowered, swept by Giants - Chippewa Herald
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers have rarely been dominated the way they were this weekend in San Francisco. They have been atop the NL Central since early April. Now manager Ron Roenicke must get his players to regroup in a hurry as the ...
Local business partners support Menomonie Boys & Girls Club - Chippewa Herald
Local business partners have stepped forward in the fundraising efforts to support the new Boys & Girls Clubs of the Greater Chippewa Valley coming to Menomonie this fall, through a new “Partners in Business – Partners in the Community” collaboration.
CHS girls need to stay healthy to repeat as DSC champs - Chippewa Herald
The Colfax girls' cross country team has big shoes to fill after winning the program's seventh conference title since 2001 last season. Luckily for most of the Vikings, those are their own shoes. Colfax returns its top four runners from last year’s team ...
Bud Cauley wins Web.com Tour Finals opener - Chippewa Herald
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — Bud Cauley won the Hotel Fitness Championship on Sunday to regain his PGA Tour card, earning $180,000 in the Web.com Tour Finals opener. Cauley closed with a bogey-free 7-under 65 at Sycamore Hills for a one-stroke victory over ...
Showboat closes after 27 years in Atlantic City - Chippewa Herald
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The show is over for the Showboat Casino Hotel. The Mardi Gras-themed casino shutting down Sunday after 27 years on the Atlantic City Boardwalk. Its owner, Caesars Entertainment, closed the still-profitable Showboat to reduce ...
Neymar, Messi set up winner for Barcelona debutant - Chippewa Herald
LONDON (AP) — Returning from his World Cup-ending injury, Neymar combined with Lionel Messi on Sunday to set up a winning goal for a teenage newcomer to Barcelona. Substitute Sandro Ramirez, a Barca academy graduate, had been on the field only 12 minutes ...
3 killed, 2 injured in plane crash north of Denver - Chippewa Herald
ERIE, Colo. (AP) — Authorities say three people were killed and two others were injured when their small plane crashed near an airport north of Denver. National Transportation Safety Board spokesman Peter Knudson says the Piper PA-46 airplane crashed ...
Gilles Simon upsets 4th-seeded Ferrer at US Open - Chippewa Herald
NEW YORK (AP) — Fourth-seeded David Ferrer became the first top-10 seed to fall in the men's draw of the U.S. Open, losing to Gilles Simon 6-3, 3-6, 6-1, 6-3 in the third round Sunday. Simon, seeded 26th, confounded Ferrer with a variety of shots that ...
9 people hurt in 50-car pileup in Washington state - Chippewa Herald
RICHLAND, Wash. (AP) — Authorities say nine people were hurt in an interstate pileup involving about 50 cars during a dust storm Saturday in southeastern Washington. The Tri-City Herald reports (http://bit.ly/1rHHJIk) that the nine people were taken to ...