Flames Ship Bouwmeester To Blues

The Blues have acquired veteran defenseman Jay Bouwmeester from the Calgary Flames. In exchange for the 29-year-old, the Blues sent the Flames a first-round pick and a pair of prospects. Defenseman Mark Cundari and goalie Reto Berra are on their way to Calgary's organization. If the Blues do not qualify for the playoffs, the Flames will receive this year's fourth-round pick with the first-round selection being deferred to 2014.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 days 6 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 2 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.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

4 hours 6 min ago

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