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  • Wildcats Sign Hockey Player From Western Canada May 8, 2017
    Joseph Nardi has signed a National Letter of Intent and will join the Northern Michigan University hockey program in the fall of 2017. Nardi spent the past three seasons with the AJHL's Whitecourt Wolverines. Click the above headline for more details.
  • Northern, Tech To Play Hockey In Las Vegas In '18 May 2, 2017
    College hockey will skate into Las Vegas next January when the Ice Vegas Invitational launches with a four-team tournament. And the Northern Michigan Wildcats and Michigan Tech Huskies will compete in the event. Click the above headline to read the details.
  • Potulny Named Northern Michigan Hockey Coach April 18, 2017
    Grant Potulny was announced as the third head coach in Northern Michigan University hockey history Tuesday morning. Potulny spent the past eight seasons as an assistant coach at the University of Minnesota. Click the above headline to read more details, and listen to RRN's Dave Danis talk with Potulny and NMU Athletic Director Forrest Karr.
  • Northern's Salminen To Play Pro Hockey In Finland April 11, 2017
    Northern Michigan University hockey player Sami Salminen signed to play for Vaasan Sport in his native Finland. Click the above headline to read more details.
  • Northern Michigan Releases 2017 Football Schedule March 29, 2017
    Northern Michigan University head coach Kyle Nystrom unveiled the football team's 2017 schedule Wednesday afternoon. The slate includes 10 games, including four at the Superior Dome. Click the above headline to read all of the details.


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  • Eskymos Top Bulldogs, Miners; Win Tourney Title May 20, 2017
    Justin Popelka threw 6 1/3 innings of shutout ball, and he had three hits and drove in two runs at the plate, leading the Escanaba Eskymos to a 6-0 win over the Rudyard Bulldogs in the final of the Esky Invitational on Saturday. Click the above headline for details, see pictures and videos, and other […]
  • Marquette Sweeps Regional Track Championships May 19, 2017
    The Marquette High School boys and girls track teams rolled to MHSAA Division One regional championships on Friday in Escanaba, while several other track finals were also held across the U.P. Click the above headline to see all of the results, plus photos, videos.
    Follow the Escanaba Eskymos and Gladstone Braves baseball teams all season long on NewsTalk 600, along with select high school softball games. Click the above headline to see the schedule.
  • WALK-OFF WIN: Bruntjens Hit Caps Eskymo Rally May 19, 2017
    The Escanaba Eskymos came from behind to beat the Rudyard Bulldogs, 6-5, Friday, at Al Ness Field. Josh Bruntjens had the walk-off base hit with two out in the bottom of the seventh inning won it. Click the above headline for details, and Sandi Young's photos.
  • Bay College Signs Three Milwaukee Hoops Players May 19, 2017
    Bay College has signed three young men from Wisconsin to play for the Norse basketball team this fall. Click the above headline to read about the three new recruits.
  • Quigley Named Gladstone Varsity Basketball Coach May 18, 2017
    Dane Quigley has been hired as the new varsity boys basketball coach in Gladstone after serving for the past seven years as the junior varsity coach. He takes over a team that won 18 of 24 games last season. Click the above headline for details, and our interview.
  • REGIONAL CHAMPIONS! Rockets Cruise To Title May 18, 2017
    The Rapid River High School boys track and field team used the "home track advantage" to win an MHSAA Division Three Regional Championship on Thursday. The girls title went to Engadine. Click the above headline for more. (Lisa Anderson photo)
  • JETTING TO NMU: Krachinski Signs With Wildcats May 17, 2017
    North Central High School senior Marcus Krachinski signed a National Letter of Intent on Wednesday to play basketball at Northern Michigan University. He is the third member of the Jets' state championship team to sign with a college. Click the above headline for more.
  • Gladstone JV, Varsity Secure Soggy Baseball Wins May 17, 2017
    The Gladstone High School JV and varsity baseball teams dodged the raindrops and picked up road victories Wednesday. The varsity Braves won in Negaunee, 11-5, while the JV's won at Bark River-Harris, 5-2. Click the above headline for details, and JV photos.
  • SOFTBALL RIVALRY: Escanaba Sweeps Gladstone May 16, 2017
    The Escanaba Eskymos swept a doubleheader from the Gladstone Braves, 4-3 and 6-2, Tuesday night in Gladstone. Escanaba has won eleven straight. Click the above headline to read the game details, see photos taken by Mary Gauthier, videos taken by Mike Dagenais.