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Man Wins Grandma’s Marathon In Record Time

Thousands of runners were on hand Saturday for the annual Grandma’s Marathon race, one of the most popular in Minnesota ever year.

06/22/2014

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Kenyan Wins Grandma’s Marathon In Record Time

A 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.

06/21/2014

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Two Harbors Man Pleads Guilty To Stabbing, Killing Duluth Landlord

A 42-year-old Two Harbors man pleaded guilty to stabbing and killing a Duluth man inside his Central Hillside apartment, according to the St. Louis County Courthouse.

03/27/2014

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93 Canadian National Train Cars Derailed In Two Harbors

Canadian National is investigating what caused a train loaded with iron ore pellets to derail in Two Harbors. CN spokesman Patrick Waldron says 76 of 107 train cars piled up in a rail yard Thursday afternoon.

12/06/2013

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Unrelenting Snowstorm Buries NE Minnesota

The unrelenting storm has spread about 2 feet of snow in northeastern Minnesota continued for a third day Wednesday. The heavy snow and ice has contributed to hundreds of traffic accidents around Minnesota and was cited by authorities in at least five fatal crashes since Monday.

12/04/2013

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Finding Minnesota: Fall Colors On Scenic Railroad

The Department of Natural Resources says conditions are just right for a brilliant fall colors season this year.

09/17/2013

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Best Last Minute Labor Day Vacation Spots In Minnesota

Last-minute Labor Day plans can be stressful, but it’s not impossible to plan a fun weekend away on short notice.

08/17/2013

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Runners Embraced Rain At 37th Grandma’s Marathon

It 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.

06/22/2013

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Another Segment For Gitchi-Gami Trail

Add about 2 more miles to the Gitchi-Gami State Trail for bicyclists, runners and walkers along U.S. 61 between Two Harbors and Grand Marais. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and the Gitchi-Gami Trail Association officially opened the 2.3-mile segment in the Silver Bay area.

06/05/2013

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Grandma’s Marathon Deadline Extended

Organizers of Grandma’s Marathon have extended registration for this year’s race by an extra week. The extension gives runners through Friday, June 7, to join the field for Grandma’s 37th running.

06/01/2013

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Old Man Winter Rolls Over Minnesota Yet Again

Another wintry blast has buried northeastern Minnesota under more than a foot and a-half of new snow, disrupted travel and closed schools.

04/19/2013

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Winter Storm Warning For Northern Minnesota

Even though the calendar says spring, the National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning for northern Minnesota.

04/15/2013

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U Of M Startup To Make Products From Birch Bark

A University of Minnesota startup is finding new commercial uses for birch bark.

01/16/2013

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Surfing Lake Superior Amid A Snowstorm

This weekend’s snowstorm made for some good waves on Lake Superior.

12/11/2012

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Best Winter Road Trip Destinations Near The Twin Cities

Beat the winter blahs with these fun and family friendly road trip destinations within a few hours of the Twin Cities.

11/30/2012

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