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Hayden’s big day not enough as Bombers take finale from Woodchucks, 3-0

PRESS RELEASE:After a two hour and fifty three minute rain delay prior to first pitch, the Battle Creek Bombers shutout the Wisconsin Woodchucks, 3-0, Sunday night at C.O. Brown Stadium. More>>

Kenseth finishes 4th in Brickyard 400

Matt Kenseth owns 31 career NASCAR victories, in addition to a Sprint Cup Championship back in 2003, but there's one trophy that still eludes him: The Brickyard 400. More>>

Packers anxious for first padded practice

While the first two practices have gone well, everyone in green and gold is pretty anxious for Monday. More>>

State Park Speedway: Tim Sauter wins second-straight Detjens Memorial

Tim Sauter goes back-to-back at the Detjens Memorial 125.

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Next up for Packers extension: Maybe Cobb?

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) -- Randall Cobb doesn't know if he's next on the Green Bay Packers re-signing to-do list. His teammates are assuming that's the case. More>>

Peralta wins 12th as Brewers top Mets 5-2

Wily Peralta earned his team-leading 12th win, and Mark Reynolds homered in the Milwaukee Brewers' 5-2 victory over the New York Mets on Saturday night. More>>

Packers are excited about Jordy Nelson contract extension

Packers training camp 2014 started with a pay day for a fan favorite. More>>

Packers get 2014 training camp started

The Packers play their first preseason game two weeks from Saturday, but before the team can play at Lambeau Field, they have to start on the practice field. More>>

State Park Speedway: Scott Wimmer returns to race in Detjens Memorial Video included

?There are a number of big local names that will be racing in Saturday night's Detjens Memorial, but none bigger than former Nascar driver Scott Wimmer, who's returning to race at State Park Speedway for the first time in ten years. More>>

Packers re-sign WR Jordy Nelson after 1st practice

 The Packers have signed receiver Jordy Nelson to a contract extension, securing their top player at a position that has had several high-profile departures in recent years.
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Mets spoil Gallardo's great effort, win 3-2

Lucas Duda hit a two-run home run in the top of the ninth inning to lead the New York Mets to a 3-2 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday night. More>>

State Park Speedway: Mackesy looks to win fourth Detjens Memorial

Mark Mackesy is one of only three drivers to win the race three times and on Saturday night, he could become the first to take the Detjens checkered flag for the fourth time.

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300 plus goalkeepers attend Camp Shutout Video included

Over the last five days, the world's largest soccer camp for goalkeepers has taken over Stevens Point. More>>

One week before deadline, Brewers are NL's best

The Milwaukee Brewers are making their struggles leading into the All-Star Break look like a thing of the distant past. Since the break, Milwaukee is 5-2, and has won four straight. More>>

McCarthy changing things up for Packers camp

Mike McCarthy isn't averse to changing things up in his ninth year coaching the Green Bay Packers. After two injury-filled seasons, an alteration is coming to how Green Bay prepares for games. More>>

Garza rebounds from poor outing, Brewers win 9-1

Matt Garza allowed two hits over eight innings to rebound from a horrendous outing and Ryan Braun hit one of three homers for the Milwaukee Brewers in a 9-1 victory Thursday night. More>>

Murphy intrigued by idea of Packers playing in London

The Packers may play in the NFL's smallest market, but they've never been strangers to its biggest stages. Still, there's one stage that the Packers have yet to star on: the international stage.
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Murphy: Packers "hope" for Favre return in 2014

Packers President and CEO Mark Murphy said earlier this month that Favre and the Packers are worried about the former quarterback getting booed when he does return to Lambeau Field. However, Favre told a Chicago radio station this week that he has no such concerns More>>

Packers players move-in, get ready for camp

The Packers held their annual shareholders meeting Thursday at Lambeau Field, while the players moved into St. Norbert College in De Pere to prepare for training camp.
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Packers shareholders meeting at Lambeau Field

The only publicly owned team in U.S. professional sports is holding its annual shareholders meeting. More>>

Northwoods League: A DeJong Duo Video included

Woodchucks slugger Paul DeJong leads the Northwoods League in home runs this year, but in Tuesday night's All-Star Home Run Challenge, it wasn't all about seeing how many long balls he could hit.

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Stonestreet: Acceptance will grow for gay athletes

Actor Eric Stonestreet predicts that one day, it's not going to take an act of courage for an openly gay person to play in the NFL.The "Modern Family" star says gay athletes eventually won't feel they need to keep their sexuality a secret. More>>

LeBron apologizes to neighbors, sends cupcakes

BATH, Ohio (AP) -- LeBron James has sent cupcakes to his neighbors to apologize for the ruckus caused by the announcement of his homecoming earlier this month. More>>

Pettit Center, USOC renew training site agreement

The Pettit Center, the U.S. Olympic Committee and U.S. Speedskating announced Wednesday they have renewed their agreement designating the Milwaukee-area center as a U.S. Olympic training site. More>>

Reynolds homers twice, Brewers top Reds 5-1

Mark Reynolds homered twice to help the Milwaukee Brewers swept the three-game series from the Cincinnati Reds with a 5-1 win on Wednesday. More>>

Brewers 3B Ramirez plays 2,000th major league game

Aramis Ramirez is playing his 2,000th major league game right back where it all started. More>>

Village board approves renaming street for coach

There's Lombardi Avenue, Brett Favre Pass and Donald Driver Way. Now, Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy is set to get his own street name near Lambeau Field. More>>

Outdoors with Lauren: Trap Perfection Video included

Nobody is perfect, but it is possible for someone to have a perfect performance. It happens maybe once in a lifetime or a generation. On this weeks Outdoors with Lauren I bring you a story about perfection. More>>

South edges North in NWL All-Star Game Video included

Madison's Pete Alonso hit a three run home run scoring two central Wisconsin players in the fourth inning, and the South Division held onto the lead to take down the North Division 3-0 in the Northwoods League All-Star Game in Mequon.
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Lucroy hits walkoff homer to give Brewers 4-3 win

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Jonathan Lucroy homered leading off the bottom of the ninth to give the Milwaukee Brewers a 4-3 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Tuesday night. More>>

Woodchucks use 8th inning to top Rafters Video included

The Wisconsin Woodchucks used a three-run 8th inning to beat the rival Wisconsin Rapids Rafters 5-4 Saturday night at Witter Field. More>>

High School Football camps begin Video included

The countdown to High School football has begun out on the Thorp practice field. Several teams have been participating in a 7 on 7 passing league tournament for the past three weeks. More>>

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