2014 Sochi Winter Olympics

 

  • Chisholm Native Shuster Feels Sochi is Safe

    Tuesday, Jan 28 at 11:49 PM

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- Chisholm, Minn. native and three-time United States Olympian John Shuster feels confident security will be tight at next month's 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games and doesn't anticipate any problems.

  • Ex-'Dogs Vafina, Gavrilova Land on Team Russia

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- Former University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) forwards Aleksandra Vafina and Iya Gavilrova both officially made the Russian Olympic Team after the roster was officially announced on Tuesday.

  • Ex-'Dog Ouellette Named Captain for Canada

    (NNCNOW.com) --- Former University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD women's hockey standout Caroline Ouellette will captain Canada's national team at the Sochi Games in her fourth Olympics, it was announced late Sunday.

  • Saints' Waidacher Ready for First Olympic Games

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- In 2010, she and her sister Monika were alternates on the Swiss Olympic hockey team. But this year, Nina Waidacher is on the final roster and will play for Switzerland in next month's Sochi Games.

  • Three Former Bulldogs Named to Team Sweden

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- Three former University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) women's hockey players have been named to Team Sweden ahead of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games, it was officially announced on Tuesday.

  • Ex-Bulldog Harss Officially on Olympic Team

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

  • Ringsred's Third Time is a Charm at Olympics

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- It may have taken Duluth native Anna Ringsred three attempts to qualify for the Winter Games, but in less than a month, she'll make her Olympic debut in speedskating at the Sochi Games.

  • UMD's Stalder Named to Swiss Olympic Team

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) freshman defenseman Lara Stalder has been named to the final women's hockey roster for Team Switzerland ahead of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games, it was announced on Tuesday.

  • CSS' Waidacher Makes Swiss Olympic Team

    Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- St. Scholastica junior forward Nina Waidacher has been named to the final women's hockey roster for Team Switzerland ahead of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games, it was officially announced on Tuesday.

  • Wild's Koivu, Granlund Named to Team Finland

    St. Paul, MN (NNCNOW.com) ---- Minnesota Wild forward Mikko Koivu and Mikael Granlund were named to Finland's roster on Tuesday for the Sochi Olympics, joining Zach Parise, Ryan Suter, and Nino Niederreiter as players headed to the Games.