Goin' To The Lake Recap: Perham (Day 2)Summer is coming to an end, and so are the WCCO summer road trips to the lakes! Our final stop on our tour across Minnesota is in Perham, a three-hour drive northwest of the cities. Liz Collin and Mike Binkley went to the Perham Lakeside Golf Club Friday. It is a beautiful facility with 27 holes to play. They have had great weather all summer, and Friday is no exception.
Best Golf Courses In MinnesotaShow off your perfect swing at these local golf courses.
Lacrosse + Golf = FlingGolfMinnesota golfers are taking a swing at new type of golf game. Three courses around the state now offer FlingGolf. It can be played alongside the traditional game, but there are some big differences.
'U' Grads Hope Golfers Will Trade Shoes For SandalsThree local entrepreneurs hope to convince golfers to trade in the traditional golf shoe for a more laid-back option. The University of Minnesota grads started "Swannies." Their main product is a soft spike golf sandal they call comfortable, casual and practical.
12-Year-Old Lightning Victim Glad To Be AliveThe family of a 12-year-old boy struck by lightning say strangers helped save his life.
Brookview Introduces Bike-Friendly GolfingThe Twin Cities is known as one of the most bike-friendly areas in the country. Cycling enthusiasts now have one more spot where they have the chance to ride around on two wheels -- a golf course.
Minnesotans Hit Parks, Lakes, Patios & Rooftops For #Top10WxDayThe WCCO Weather Watcher is shimmering gold Friday for a beautiful, spring Top 10 Weather Day!
Hiawatha Golf Course Partially Reopens After FloodingGolfers like Roosevelt Elliott are returning to tee it up on Hiawatha Golf Course in Minneapolis. "Really, really excited," Elliot said. "I couldn't wait to get out here because I wanted to get some exercise. I've been chipping and putting, you know, for the past month or so."
Students Learn Math, Science By Creating A Mini Golf CourseJust because school is out, doesn't mean students have to stop learning. A first-of-its-kind camp wrapped up in North Minneapolis this week. The "Built By Best Camp" took middle school students out of the class room to see how math and science are everyday skills.
PODCAST PAGE: The Morning News With Dave Lee "GOIN TO THE LAKE" In Brainerd....What a great time in the Brainerd Lakes area!
Cold Weather Dampens Spring Fun At Golf CoursesFor Minnesota's struggling golf industry, spring can't come soon enough. In a post-Tiger Woods world, with the U.S. losing an estimated 1 million golfers a year, course owners find themselves struggling to compete.
Driving Ranges Open For the First Time This Season Several golf courses in the metro area opened for the first time this season. are opening for the first time this season on Saturday. The Columbia Driving Range in Minneapolis was one of those to open and was a popular place for some folks to enjoy the weather.