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April 29, 2018
Selma's Ice Cream owner Rebecca Nickerson, right, and her family, from left, husband Paul, Mya Anderson, Fletcher Anderson, Tate, and Kade experiment with three different ice creams on Wednesday, April 25. Selma's will hold a contest to name the new flavor and the ice cream will debut during a city-wide celebration of Olympian gold medalist Jesse Diggins' accomplishment in Afton on May 12.  (Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press)
Jessie Diggins' Olympic win inspires Afton ice cream shop
April 29, 2018 - 6:32pm
April 12, 2018
The smile remains weeks after Afton, Minn., native Jessie Diggins won the first American women's gold medal in Olympic cross-country skiing. She shows off her medal Thursday, April 12, 2018, hours after returning to Minnesota for the first time since the Olympics. Don Davis / Forum News Service
State leaders dig Olympic champion Diggins
April 12, 2018 - 6:30pm
March 30, 2018
Girls from Detroit Lakes (Minn.) youth hockey listen to Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson and Monique Lamoureux-Morando speak on Friday, March 30, 2018, at Scheels Arena in Fargo. David Samson / Forum News Service
Olympic gold medalists Lamoureux twins try to inspire youth with Fargo visit
March 30, 2018 - 11:47pm
March 21, 2018
The U.S. men's curling team ready to receive their gold medals on Feb. 24 in South Korea, from left: alternate Joe Polo of Duluth, lead John Landsteiner of Duluth, second Matt Hamilton of McFarland, Wis., vice-skip Tyler George of Duluth, and skip John Shuster, a Chisholm native now living in Superior. REUTERS/John Sibley
Curlers get the call for Twins' opening day
March 21, 2018 - 1:02pm
March 13, 2018
Matt Hamilton of the United States watches the action during a curling match against Japan in February 2018 at Gangneung, South Korea. Cathal McNaughton / Reuters
Olympic curler inspires a bobblehead
March 13, 2018 - 4:02pm
March 8, 2018
Reader's View: Olympic pride in Piedmont Heights
March 8, 2018 - 7:37pm
March 7, 2018
College of St. Scholastica cross country coach Chad Salmela (from left), who was a cross-country skiing TV commentator for the Winter Olympics, sits next to men’s curling team members John Shuster and Tyler George during a public celebration at the DECC on Feb. 27, 2018. (Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com)
Pressroom Podcast: Here comes Chad Salmela
March 7, 2018 - 5:22am
March 4, 2018
Team USA stands for the national anthem during the medal presentation on Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018, at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics — Gangneung Curling Centre. (Carlos Gonzalez/Minneapolis Star Tribune)
U.S. men’s curling team enjoying media tour
March 4, 2018 - 2:11pm
March 3, 2018
Mimmu Salmela serves hot chocolate to Benjamin Pilate, 10, of Duluth after he was playing on a homemade Winter Olympics course. Clint Austin / caustin@duluthnews.complay button
WINTER GAMES: Salmela family builds mini-Olympic venue, complete with luge, curling, biathlon and more
March 3, 2018 - 5:00am
February 28, 2018
Vice-skip Tyler George of the U.S. and his teammates, skip John Shuster, lead John Landsteiner and second Matt Hamilton celebrate after winning the gold medal. REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton
Olympic curlers scheduled for TV appearances
February 28, 2018 - 4:42pm
February 27, 2018
College of St. Scholastica ski coach Chad Salmela (from left), who was a cross-country skiing TV commentator for the Winter Olympics; men’s curling team members John Shuster, Tyler George, John Landsteiner and Joe Polo; and women’s curling team members Aileen Geving and Cory Christensen are honored during a public celebration at the DECC on Tuesday. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.complay button
Hometown heroes: U.S. curlers, other Olympians with Northland ties celebrated at DECC
February 27, 2018 - 8:22pm
February 26, 2018
Nancy Litman of Duluth, a friend of John Shuster, uses her phone to take a selfie during the homecoming of the curling team at the Duluth International Airport Monday evening. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.complay button
Hundreds cheer curlers’ arrival at Duluth airport
February 26, 2018 - 9:26pm
February 25, 2018
The U.S. men's curling team with their gold medals Saturday in South Korea, from left: alternate Joe Polo of Duluth, lead John Landsteiner of Duluth, second Matt Hamilton of McFarland, Wis., vice-skip Tyler George of Duluth, and skip John Shuster, a Chisholm native now living in Superior. REUTERS/John Sibley
Welcome home events planned this week for Northland Olympians
February 25, 2018 - 7:37pm
February 24, 2018
The stress was almost too much for Amy Swanoski (center) as she along with Korey Dropkin (left) watch the U.S. team play against Sweden on Saturday morning in the gold-medal game a the Olympics. Both live in Duluth. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.complay button
Duluth Curling Club fans stay up late, go wild as U.S. curlers win gold
February 24, 2018 - 4:56pm
Vice-skip Tyler George of the U.S. and his teammates, skip John Shuster, lead John Landsteiner and second Matt Hamilton celebrate after winning the gold medal. REUTERS/Cathal McNaughtonplay button
U.S. curlers strike gold: Duluth Curling Club team wins Olympic gold medal
February 24, 2018 - 5:17am