This weekend, 5,000 local kids will be a getting a bike free of cost. It’s all thanks to the Free Bikes 4 Kidz program. All the bikes are donated and then fixed up for kids in need.
Thousands of runners were on hand Saturday for the annual Grandma’s Marathon race, one of the most popular in Minnesota ever year.
It’s a centuries-old holiday tradition that one Minnesota family has been doing it for about a decade. The Ovre family gets together every year to make dozens and dozens of lefse, a Norwegian flatbread made out of flour and cream, and cooked on a griddle. The family estimates they used 100 pounds of potatoes for their 700 rounds. Their system is so strong that two of the kids, Tom and Paula Ovre, teach lefse baking for community education programs.
Thousands of skiers traveled to Wisconsin for the 40th annual American Birkebiner – the largest cross-country ski race in North America.
It’s being called the largest single collection of cuteness ever, and it’s all a big fundraiser.
Turning 100-years-old is an incredible milestone, especially when you’re still spry enough to polka dance.
Holy Comic Books, Batman! It’s the local (and much smaller) version of the International Comic-con held every year in San Diego.
It was a special Father’s Day for one Twin Cities soldier and his young son.