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Super Bowl XLIX: Why America will win

...have deflated footballs for the AFC Championship.Jeff Helminiak is the Clarion sports editor and the "certain Clarion...referred to by Nolan Rose. Contact Helminiak at
Lynch grants interview to Clarion sports editor, in the sports editor's dreams

...will probably change. What say you?A: Good question, boss. Thank you.Clarion sports editor Jeff Helminiak can be reached at
Ice Dogs topple Brown Bears in Fairbanks

The Fairbanks Ice Dogs defeated the Kenai River Brown Bears 7-2 on Friday in Fairbanks to take the lead in the battle for home-ice advantage in the divisional playoffs.The Ice Dogs improved to 39-16-4 and have 82 points, two ahead of the second-place Minnesota Wilderness in the North American Hockey League Midwest Division.The Ice Dogs have one game left - Saturday at 7:30 p.m. against the Bears - while the Wilderness have two games left.
Oilers to play ball in 2015

...When the Gusher is over, everyone takes a breath and we can concentrate on the season now." Reach Jeff Helminiak at
Kenai Central's Ostrander wins Nike Cross Nationals

...pressure also can just make you the best you can be and I think that's what it did for me today."Reach Jeff Helminiak at
Oilers face tough decisions

...meeting a few weeks from now and talk about what we're going to do. We need to be doing things."Reach Jeff Helminiak at
Swedish stalwart

It didn't take long for Brown Bears defenseman Gustav Berglund to realize he had made a good decision in coming to the Kenai Peninsula from Sweden to play his junior hockey.
Series preview: Brown Bears vs. Ice Dogs

Six Kenai River Brown Bears will play their final home series at the Soldotna Regional Sports Complex today and Saturday.
Saturday: Brown Bears earn split with Ice Dogs

The Kenai River Brown Bears defeated the Fairbanks Ice Dogs 3-2 on Saturday at the Soldotna Regional Sports Complex to earn a split in the weekend series. The Ice Dogs had taken the Friday opener 4-2.
Brown Bears coach steps down and work," David said. "The only reason I'm able to do this is what I did in Kenai." Reach Jeff Helminiak at


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