Man Completes Run Across Minnesota To Raise Awareness For Mental HealthA Twin Cities man accomplished a pretty remarkable feat Saturday. Julio Salazar ran across the entire state of Minnesota. He started his Break the Stigma run last Sunday at the South Dakota border. Salazar is hoping his run raises awareness about mental health.
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.
20,000 To Take Part In 11th Annual Fargo Marathon SaturdayThousands of runners will be taking to the streets of Fargo-Moorhead on Saturday for the 11th annual Fargo Marathon. WDAY-TV reports that the marathon will feature runners from every state and at least seven countries.
Get Movin' Monday: Spruce Up The StaircaseSo many of us have older homes with huge wooden staircases and 30-year-old carpet running up the middle. This week for Get Movin' Monday, Jason DeRusha talked with an interior designer who has a low-budget, mid-budget and high-end custom solution to spruce up your staircase.
Big Marathon Weekend In Twin Cities Wraps UpIt's the one day thousands of people circle on their calendars. The Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon draws thousands of runners and non-runners to the metro for a big weekend each fall.
Twin Cities Marathon Reaches CapacityFor the 28th straight year, the Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon has reached its capacity. Officials from event organizers Twin Cities in Motion say 12,200 participants have already enrolled for the race, which will take place Oct. 5.
Sister Pushes Brother With CP In Local Half MarathonNearly 3,000 runners from around the state started Independence Day with the "Red White & Boom!” Twin Cities Half Marathon and Relay in Minneapolis. Only two runners got to do it as a team.
Marathon Runner Hopes To Inspire Somali WomenThis Sunday, thousands will take part in the Minneapolis Marathon in both the full and half versions. One participant, Fadumo Mohamed, will be running to inspire others and change the perception of the typical runner.
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.
Minn. Woman Finishes Boston Marathon Against The Odds Thousands of runners finished the Boston Marathon on Monday, something that was taken away from many of them last year. Fifty-one-year-old Elinor Scott of St. Louis Park was just three-quarters of a mile from finishing her dream, when two explosions forced her off the course.
Stillwater Man Helps Carry Fellow Boston Marathoner As the soreness sets in for Boston marathoners, so do the images. A few hundred meters from the finish line, a runner could no longer stand. Several others stopped to carry him closer so he could gain strength and cross the finish line. One of the helper is from Stillwater, and the moment so many are talking about is one which Mike Johnson never thought would be discussed again.