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  • Loons deny L'Kings sweep MIDLAND, Mich. – After back-to-back shutoutsgave the Clinton its first series win in six weeks, the LumberKings failed to capitalize on an early 2-0 lead and pick up their first series sweep since the middle of May.Great Lakes came back to beat Clint

    July 18, 2014

  • 7-18-14 1B-Photo, Cordova choice 3 (note 3 and 4 have same cutline) 'Enthusiasm boiling over' at Cordova MOLINE, Ill. – The fast cars and fast women are back at Cordova Dragway Park, and there are even more of them this year.Elaine Larsen is returning to the drag strip in Cordova, Ill., this weekend with her all-female cast of Jet Dragster drivers. Ther

    July 18, 2014 4 Photos

  • Clinton wins first series since June MIDLAND, Mich. — For the second consecutive night, the Clinton LumberKings (10-16, 40-54) found their stroke offensively, received another six shutout innings from a rotation member, and continued trending in the right direction with their third stra

    July 18, 2014

  • 7-18-14 2B-Photo, Tiger Tiger near the top HOYLAKE, England — Rory McIlroy had everything go his way Thursday in the British Open.A lovely summer day in England with abundant sunshine and minimal wind allowed him to attack Royal Liverpool. He made half his six birdies on the par 5s and kept b

    July 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • VIDEO: 3 Pitches 3 Swings with L'Kings pitcher Eddie Campbell

    3 questions for LumberKings pitcher Eddie Campbell (VIDEO responses)

    July 17, 2014 2 Stories

  • caldwell1.jpg Caldwell brothers play in 4 state tournaments

    Before this academic year, only one Clinton student-athlete had reached the feat of playing in four state tournaments. Since then, though, three more have joined the list.

    July 17, 2014 2 Photos

  • 7-17-14 1B-Photo, Spieth Golf's new generation emerging HOYLAKE, England — Even when he’s not the favorite, Tiger Woods is still the show at the British Open.Woods earned that attention by piling up majors at a faster rate than anyone in history, and the attention is just as great now because his recent p

    July 17, 2014 2 Photos

  • River Kings drop decision DAVENPORT — Clinton High ended the baseball regular season on a losing note Wednesday, dropping a 7-1 non-conference decision at Davenport West.It was the second loss in a row for the River Kings (14-21-1) after a three-game winning streak.Alex Peek

    July 17, 2014

  • Blackhawks celebrate stars' deals CHICAGO — Stan Bowman sounded like a proud father as he told stories about Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane.The general manager of the Chicago Blackhawks reminisced about Kane staying with his family during his rookie season, and he described the scen

    July 17, 2014

  • L'Kings blank Loons MIDLAND, Mich. — The Clinton LumberKings started a six-game swing in Michigan by coming all three facets of the game — offense, defense and pitching — for a 5-0 shutout of Great Lakes in Midwest League baseball Wednesday night at Dow Diamond.Before B

    July 17, 2014 1 Story

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