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Sunday, May 19, 2019
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Tony Wenzel of Randall writes: "This is a photo that I had taken of the actual firing of the M1 Abrams tank on the Qualification Range at Camp Ripley ......

A M1 Abrams tank firing at Camp Ripley. Photo courtesy Tony Wenzel of Randall.
Sunday, May 19, 2019
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Crow Wing County maintenance crews will continue crack sealing County Road 124 in Bay Lake Township and County Highway 33 in Crosby or Ironton early in the week.

Crews will...

Sunday, May 19, 2019
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SEATTLE -- C.J. Cron and Jonathan Schoop each hit two home runs, and Byron Buxton hit a grand slam as the visiting Minnesota Twins belted six homers while cruising to...

Seattle Mariners catcher Omar Narvaez (left) reacts after Minnesota Twins second baseman Jonathan Schoop (right) hits a three run home during the third inning at T-Mobile Park on Saturday, May 18. Jennifer Buchanan / USA TODAY Sports
Minnesota Twins right fielder Max Kepler (26) slides safely into second for a double after Seattle Mariners shortstop J.P. Crawford (3) can't glove the throw during the second inning at T-Mobile Park on Saturday, May 18. Jennifer Buchanan / USA TODAY Sports
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ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Unitedís defense held the Columbus Crew to zero shots on goal in a 1-0 win Saturday at Allianz Field. Itís the first time the Loons havenít...

Minnesota United supporters celebrate following the game against Columbus Crew SC at Allianz Field on Saturday, May 18. Brace Hemmelgarn / USA TODAY Sports
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ST. PAUL -- Ethan Finlay scored in his first game against his former team to lead Minnesota United to a 1-0 victory over the Columbus Crew at Allianz Field in...

Minnesota United forward Darwin Quintero (25) plays the ball over Columbus Crew SC defender Josh Williams (3) during the first half at Allianz Field on Sunday, May 18. Brace Hemmelgarn / USA TODAY Sports
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SEATTLE -- It was a brief interaction, and probably one of many just like it that Ken Griffey Jr. had on Friday night. But for Trevor May, it was a...

Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Trevor May (65) pitches against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium on April 3. Jay Biggerstaff / USA TODAY Sports
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MINNEAPOLIS -- Hope Brandner had been fooled by off-speed pitches on a couple occasions on Saturday afternoon.

So, standing in the box in the bottom of the eighth inning with...

Gophers softball players mob Hope Brandner after she hit a walk-off home run in the eighth inning to lift Minnesota past Georgia 2-1 in an NCAA regional softball game Saturday at Jane Sage Cowles Stadium. John Autey / St. Paul Pioneer Press
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CONCORD, N.C. -- William Byron, Bubba Wallace and Kyle Larson drove their way into Saturday night's million-dollars-to-the-winner Monster Energy All-Star Race as each won a stage in the Monster EnergyOpen...

NASCAR Cup Series driver Bubba Wallace (43) races Kyle Larson (42) during the Monster Energy Open at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Saturday, May 18. Jasen Vinlove / USA TODAY Sports
Saturday, May 18, 2019
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BALTIMORE -- War of Will nearly got knocked down around the final turn in the Kentucky Derby. The colt avoided trouble with a rail-skimming ride in the Preakness Stakes and...

Tyler Gaffalione aboard War of Will (1) wins the 144th running of the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course Saturday, May 18. Amber Searls / USA TODAY Sports
Horses run in the fourth turn during the 144th running of the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course. itch Stringer / USA TODAY Sports
Jockey Tyler Gaffalione celebrates aboard War of Will in the Winner s Circle after winning the 144th running of the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course. Geoff Burke / USA TODAY Sports
John Velazquez reacts after falling off Bodexpress (not pictured) at the start of the 144th running of the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course. Mitch Stringer / USA TODAY Sports
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FARMINGDALE, N.Y. -- Brooks Koepka combined the strength of tungsten with the precision of a calligrapher, earning a record seven-stroke lead after the third round at the PGA Championship on...

Dustin Johnson hits from the rough on the 14th green during the third round of the PGA Championship golf tournament at Bethpage State Park - Black Course. John David Mercer / USA TODAY Sports
Shay Knight, caddie of Luke List on the 14th green during the third round of the PGA Championship golf tournament at Bethpage State Park - Black Course. John David Mercer / USA TODAY Sports