2014 Sochi Winter Olympics


  • Duluthian Ringsred Makes Olympic Speedskating Team

    Thursday, Jan 2 at 5:29 PM

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- Duluth native Anna Ringsred was named to the U.S Olympic speedskating team for the long track, after finishing second last Friday in the 3,000 meters at the Olympic trails in Kearns, Utah.

  • Ex-Bulldogs Chu, Faulk Land on Team USA

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- Former University of Minnesota Duluth assistant coach Julie Chu and ex-Bulldog defenseman Justin Faulk have both landed a spot on the 2014 Team USA Olympic Team, it was announced on Wednesday.

  • Saints' Coach Salmela Preps for Sochi Games

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- While he's spent the past eight years building the St. Scholastica nordic ski team from the ground up, head coach Chad Salmela, but every four years he finds himself on a bigger state in the Olympic Games.

  • UMD's Villila Makes Finland Olympic Team

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) junior defenseman Tea Villila has been named to the final women's hockey roster for Team Finland ahead of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games, she was informed on Wednesday morning.

  • Duluth-Based Curling Team Returns to Northland as Olympic Hopefuls

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) - Less than 48 hours after qualifying for the 2014 Olympic Games, the four member Duluth curling team bound for the Olympic Games, made their way through the gates of the Duluth Airport to a homecoming of proud supporters.

  • Ex-Bulldog Harss Makes Team Germany

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- Former University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) goaltender Jennifer Harss has been named to the final roster of Team Germany ahead of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games, marking her second appearance as an Olympian.

  • Eveleth Home to 9th Annual Curl Mesabi Classic

    Eveleth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- Curl Mesabi is the host for this weekend's 9th Annual Curl Mesabi Classic which brings in the best from around the world including two Olympic teams with action running through the weekend.

  • Duluth's Stauber Gets Olympic Coaching Job

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- Duluth, Minn. native and 1988 Hobey Baker winner Robb Stauber has been named the goaltending coach for the United States women's national team for the 2014 Winter Olympic Games, it was officially announced by USA Hockey on Monday evening.

  • Chisholm Native Shuster Makes Olympics

    Fuessen, Germany (NNCNOW.com) --- Chisholm, Minn. native John Shuster and the United States men's curling team is headed to the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games, that after beating the Czech Republic 8-5 at an Olympic Qualification Event playoff on Sunday.

  • Ex-Bulldog Vafina Eyes 2014 Olympic Medal with Team Russia

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- No matter what language you speak, the goal this February will be to win a medal at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games.