Feb 16, 2013
Bernard, Johnson react to potential removal of wrestling from Olympics
On Tuesday, the sports world was blindsided by the news that the International Olympic Committee had recommended removing wrestling from the Summer Olympics beginning with the 2020 games.
Minnesota Olympic wrestler Ali Bernard: 'Will the sport die?'
"If I had kids one day, I would want them to wrestle -- boys or girls -- but I don't know what this means," said the 26-year-old from New Ulm, who competed in women's freestyle wrestling in the 2008 and 2012 Olympics.
Economic developments top 2012
The announcement by Kraft Food Groups that it was restructuring its cheese manufacturing, and its impact on New Ulm, was rated the top story in a survey of Journal employees for 2012.
Gable: Welcome competition in life
A man voted one of the top 100 Olympians of all time talked about motivation, leadership and positively affecting the masses at the Heart Of New Ulm 5th Annual Community Summit Thursday at the New Ulm Event Center.
Gable to talk at Community Summit
His ears prove he wrestled for many years. His talk about his own life experiences and how they motivated him could motivate you to make healthy lifestyle changes and change your life in other positive ways.