Blues Zip Up Blue Jackets In OT

David Backes scored 22 seconds into overtime to send the Blues to a 4-3 victory over the Blue Jackets at Nationwide Arena. Chris Stewart tied the game for St. Louis midway through the third while Vladimir Tarasenko [[ tare-uh-SANK-oh ]] had the other two goals for the Blues. Jaroslav Halak made 30 saves for the Blue Notes, who have won three straight. Columbus scored three straight times in the first period. Artem Anisimov, Fedor Tyutin and Ryan Johansen all lit the lamp for the Jackets while Mike McKenna stopped 27 shots. Columbus had won four out of five.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

6 days 25 min 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

1 day 20 hours ago

On March 24, 2015, Lufthansa Airlines pilot Andreas Lubitz steered a planeful of passengers into the French Alps, killing 150 people in a grisly act of murder/suicide.

The logical first question the world is asking is why? We ask this not only to make some sort of rational sense out of the irrational act, but also so that we can try to prevent something like it from happening again.

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SPORTS CORNER

8 hours 34 min ago

Jordan Lennerton's RBI double in the eighth inning helped the Detroit Tigers rally for a 4-3 win over the St. Louis Cardinals in Grapefruit League play on Saturday. Miguel Cabrera crushed a two-run home run in the first inning, and Alex Avila added a solo shot in the seventh for the Tigers. Shane Greene allowed three runs -- one earned -- on three hits with three walks and six strikeouts in five innings on the mound.