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Alexandria Blue Anchors Reportedly Done

Alexandria Blue Anchors 1The Alexandria Blue Anchors have reportedly played their last game in the summer collegiate Northwoods League.  The team made it official in announcing the decision.  The franchise changed ownership before the 2013 season and went from the Alexandria Beetles to the Blue Anchors at the start of that summer.  The team’s home has been Knute Nelson Memorial Park in Alexandria (MN).  Read more here.

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Ballpark Visit ALERT: Joannes Stadium (Green Bay, WI)

Digital Ballparks LogoGreen Bay Bullfrogs Logo 2Eric and Wendy Pastore from DigitalBallparks.com recently visited Joannes Stadium, home of the Green Bay Bullfrogs (Summer Collegiate, Northwoods League).  Read more and view photo gallery here.


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Northwoods League Headed to Rockford?

Northwoods League Logo wo WordmarkThe bank owner of the Rockford Aviators’ (Indy Pro, Frontier League) ballpark in Loves Park (IL) has reached an agreement with Rockford Baseball Properties led by Chad Bauer to have the group take over the lease as of October 1st.  Bauer, who is listed as assistant GM of the summer collegiate Northwoods League’s Lakeshore Chinooks and unsuccessfully tried to bring a NWL franchise to Waukesha (WI), believes Rockford would make a good addition to the circuit.  Read more here.


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Kingfish, Simmons Field to Host Wisconsin Cheese Curdfest

Kenosha Kingfish LogoPRESS RELEASE – On Saturday, September 19th the Kenosha Kingfish will host Wisconsin Cheese Curdfest, presented by the Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board, at Historic Simmons Field. Admission is free to the public. Continue reading

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Northwoods League Closing In on Bismarck (ND) Expansion

Northwoods League Logo wo WordmarkPRESS RELEASE – The Northwoods League has agreed to the terms offered by the Bismarck, ND Parks and Recreation District for an “Agreement for Use” allowing for League play beginning with the 2017 season at Bismarck Municipal Ballpark. Continue reading


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Northwoods League, TV Stations at Loggerheads?

Northwoods League Logo wo WordmarkThis story is a few weeks old, so maybe the issues have been resolved, but the owner of television stations covering six Northwoods League (Summer Collegiate) markets was reportedly in a tiff with the league over issues that include press credentials, insurance and who owns the rights for broadcast and Web.  According to the Post-Bulletin.com, a regional VP from the media organization said the league has “made it harder for us to cover them than to cover the Twins and the Vikings.”  Read more here.

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Double-Decker Pizza Bus to Host Celebrity Chef Series at Duck Pond

Madison Mallards New LogoPRESS RELEASE – The Madison Mallards are excited to announce details regarding the 2015 Mallards Double-Decker Pizza Bus Chef Series, which will take place during Tuesday’s Major League Dreams Showcase and Mallards home games this Wednesday and Thursday night at the Duck Pond. The series will feature four nationally and locally renowned chefs, who will prepare at least two special pizzas and one Continue reading

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