MnDOT: Expect Heavy Traffic On I-35 Due To Grandma's MarathonThe Minnesota Department of Transportation has a message for motorists traveling on Interstate 35 later this week: expect heavy traffic and delays due to the Grandma's Marathon in Duluth.
All Walks Of Life Set To Run In Twin Cities MarathonThousands of runners are getting ready for the "most beautiful urban marathon in America." The Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon starts Sunday morning. The course takes runners from the U.S. Bank Stadium site in downtown Minneapolis to the State Capitol in St. Paul.
Kenyans Elisha Barno And Jane Kibii Win Grandma's MarathonKenyans Elisha Barno and Jane Kibii are the 2015 champions of Grandma's Marathon in Duluth. Barno edged course record holder Dominic Ondoro of Kenya for the top spot in the men's race Saturday.
Former Olympian Offers Tips For Grandma's Marathon RunnersThe 39th annual Grandma's Marathon is happening this Saturday in Duluth. WCCO MidMorning received some tips from former Olympian Carrie Tollefson.
Registration Nearly Full For Grandma's MarathonTime is running out for runners and volunteers who want to participate in Grandma's Marathon. The June 20 race is one of the largest in the country.
Registration For 2015 Grandma's Opens TuesdayRegistration for the 2015 Grandma's Marathon opens next week. Runners can go online to www.GrandmasMarathon.com on Tuesday at 12:01 a.m. Central time to register for the annual Two Harbors-to-Duluth race.
Man Wins Grandma's Marathon In Record TimeThousands of runners were on hand Saturday for the annual Grandma's Marathon race, one of the most popular in Minnesota ever year.
Kenyan Wins Grandma's Marathon In Record TimeA 26-year-old Kenyan runner has set a record at Grandma's Marathon, beating the previous mark by 31 seconds. A Minneapolis Star Tribune report says Dominic Ondoro finished in an unofficial time of 2 hours, 9 minutes, 6 seconds. He beat second-place finisher Christopher Kipyego by 2 minutes, 51 seconds.
Grandma's Marathon Registration Closes May 31 Registration for the 38th running of Grandma's Marathon closes May 31. As of Thursday, the annual Two Harbors-to-Duluth race had more than 7,400 runners in the field.
Runners Embraced Rain At 37th Grandma’s MarathonIt was a wet start at the 37th annual Grandma's Marathon in Two Harbors Saturday. The full marathon took 57,000 runners down the 26.2-mile course from Two Harbors to Duluth. Kenya's Sarah Kiptoo broke the 10-year-old womens' course record in her Grandma's marathon debut by finishing in 2 hours and 26 minutes - her personal best.
Grandma's Marathon Course Record Faces Challenge It's been 32 years since Minnesota's Dick Beardsley set the Grandma's Marathon course record, winning in 2 hours, 9 minutes, 37 seconds.
Extra Security At Grandma’s Marathon In Duluth This Saturday will be the 37th year of Grandma’s Marathon in Duluth, and now law enforcement officials plan to increase security to keep racers and spectators safe.