Cards Sweep Nats

The Cardinals put up a three-spot in the first inning against Stephen Strasburg and went on to beat the Nationals 4-2 in D.C. Yadier Molina singled in two and Daniel Descalso and Matt Holliday also plated runs as St. Louis swept the three-game series. Jaime Garcia pitched five-and-two-thirds innings of one-run ball for his second win. The Birds return home to play Pittsburgh starting Friday.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 days 22 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Union Senior Bethany Coons. Bethany finished the basketball season at Union averaging 11 points and eight assists per game. Coach Dusty Weiskopf says Bethany is good at handling the basketball and teams would find it difficult to press Union when Bethany was in the game because of her lateral movement. When combining her scoring and assist averages, Bethany was contributing about 25 points per game.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

6 days 18 hours ago

Whether it was simply a matter of academic discussion or a trial balloon floated and exploded, President Obama's comments on mandatory voting surely has folks talking.

They should.

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SPORTS CORNER

19 hours 46 min ago

The NCAA Tournament regional semifinals begin Thursday with a quartet of games.