Posts Tagged Recreation and leisure

Johaug upstages Bjoergen to win 30K race at Nordic worlds

FALUN, Sweden (AP) — Therese Johaug upstaged Norwegian teammate Marit Bjoergen by winning the women’s 30-kilometer cross-country race by almost a minute Saturday, ending the Nordic skiing world championships as the most successful woman with three golds.

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Turkey hunting workshops scheduled across Nebraska

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission has scheduled six spring turkey hunting workshops to help prepare hunters for the upcoming seasons.

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McIlroy lasts only 2 days in American return

Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, smiles as he prepares to hit out of the sand trap on the third hole during the second round of the Honda Classic golf tournament, Friday, Feb. 27, 2015 in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — As far as star power goes, the PGA Tour is like a fireworks show in the rain.

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Packers: Favre induction ceremony broadcast inside stadium

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The stadium bowl at Lambeau Field will be open for fans who cannot make it inside the venue’s atrium to attend quarterback Brett Favre’s induction ceremony into the Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame.

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Nevada gambling regulators sign off on Olympic betting

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Come summer 2016, when the best of the best athletes climb podiums wearing gold, silver and bronze medals, Las Vegas gamblers could very well be counting their green.

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