Nearly 200 Workers At St. Paul Park Refinery Go On StrikeNearly 200 workers at Marathon Petroleum’s St. Paul Park oil refinery went on strike Thursday afternoon.
2 Minnesotans Place At Twin Cities MarathonMore than 20,000 runners crossed the finish line at the 38th annual Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon and 10-mile race Sunday. More than 13,000 took off on the 10-mile course before the sun was up, with roughly 8,700 marathoners right behind them.
Record-Holder Dominic Ondoro Wins Unprecedented Twin Cities Marathon Men's TitleThe Twin Cities Marathon just capped off its 38th annual 26.2-mile race -- but one Kenyan runner won his fourth annual title. Dominic Ondoro won an unprecedented fourth Medtronic Twin Cities men's title with a 2:12:12 victory among over 6,000 participants.
80-Year-Old To Run Twin Cities Marathon For 38th TimeTens of thousands of runners from across the world are competing in the Twin Cities Marathon races this weekend. On Sunday, Eddy Rousseau, who recently turned 80, will run his 110th marathon.
3 Times A Runner-Up, Barno Finally Claims Victory Over 37th Medtronic TC MarathonElisha Barno took first place in the men's division of the 2018 Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon, and Sinke Biyadhilign crossed the finish line first for the women Sunday morning.
Fargo Man Runs Full Marathon Thinking He Was Only Running A Half-MarathonA 26-year-old
Nathan Schroeder Surges To 4th Beargrease TitleNathan Schroeder has captured his fourth John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon title with a pre-dawn surge over the finish line near Duluth Wednesday.
WCCO Saturday Morning Links (Jan. 30)It's a "warm" January weekend and there's no shortage of things to do. Check out the links below.
Runners Brace For TC Marathon Protest By Black Lives MatterAs Black Lives Matter Minneapolis said repeatedly on Twitter that they are not responsible and have no role in the Sunday's protest of the Twin Cities Marathon, Black Lives Matters St. Paul offered a very different version of what protesters plan to do.
Police: If You Disrupt The Twin Cities Marathon, You’ll Be ArrestedSt. Paul's police chief and city attorney say there will be consequences for anyone interfering with runners during the Twin Cities Marathon this weekend.
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.
Minneapolis Man, Colorado Woman Win 11th Fargo MarathonThe men's and women's winners of the 11th annual Fargo Marathon have crossed the finish line. David Tuwei led the men's group with an unofficial time of 2 hours, 27 minutes, 15 seconds. Elli Peterson was the women's champion with an unofficial time of 2 hours, 49 minutes, 13 seconds.
Man Runs Consecutive Marathons In MankatoMinnesota had another weekend of good running weather, which made for perfect conditions in Mankato. For most runners, finishing a marathon just once is good enough for a bucket list, but one bold runner decided 26.2 miles just wasn't enough.
Mankato Officials: False Marathon Bomb Report Lands Man In Jail Mankato officials say a 56-year-old man was arrested after he called 911, saying he'd heard there were bombs placed along the city's marathon route.
Good Question: Are Marathons Bad For Our Health?This coming Monday, you might see a few of your co-workers limping around the office after almost 12,000 people lace up for this Sunday's Twin Cities Marathon -- 26.2 miles that circle around Minneapolis and St. Paul. As one marathoner who's competed in the past put it, "My muscles, my legs, my calves … felt like crap."