The number of skaters for the Northshore Inline Marathon is less than half what it was ten years ago, but it’s still the largest skate race in the nation. Organizers say they’ve smoothed out some sections that have tripped up skaters in the past. The 26-mile race between Two Harbors and Duluth is tomorrow.
Revamped Historic Fort Snelling to fully reopen for first time since 2019
A $34.5 million revitalization project has been completed.
Training storms dump big rain totals on southeast Minnesota
The flash flooding threat shifts further north and west Wednesday night.
Travel & Leisure's top 25 US beaches includes one in Minnesota
The beach on the shores of Lake Superior made the cut.
Severe storms threaten Minnesota again later Wednesday
Tornadoes, very large hail and straight-line winds are possible.
Saint Mary's University cutting 11 majors, laying off staff
The Winona college says it's consolidating to focus on business, technology, and the sciences.
Strong storms impacting southern MN Thursday morning
The SPC says the storm will likely continue producing isolated large hail.
Charges: Fitness worker went to 70-year-old's home, killed him with gunshot to arm
Investigators are still working to determine a motive in the case.
22-year-old Minnesota men involved in crash: 1 dead, 1 critical
The crash happened on Hwy. 75 near Halstad.
Over a half-century into career, Minneapolis actor James Hong gets his star
The 93-year-old actor received a star on Hollywood's Walk of Fame Tuesday.
Malakwen takes Twin Cities Marathon
Sammy Malakwen finished first in Sunday's Twin Cities marathan, finishing the 26-mile course in a little over 2 hours 13 minutes. Malakwen is a native Kenyan who lives in Two Harbors. He fell short of winning Grandma's Marathon finishing third overall. Ethiopian Yeshimebet Tadesse-Bifa wins the women's race with a time of 2:28:24.
Who won the first running of Grandma's Marathon?
On June 25, 1977, a road race transformed Duluth with the first running of Grandma's Marathon. Who was the first person across the finish line from Two Harbors to Canal Park? Was it: A) Dick Beardsley B) Doug Kurtis C) Garry Bjorklund For the answer, click on the headline above.
Twins Cities marathon means tons of second-hand clothes donations
As they log the miles, Twin Cities marathoners also shed layers of clothes. For the fourth year, all the sweatshirts and jogging pants picked up along the 26-mile route will go to second-hand shops and be recycled. Last year's run produced some two tons of discarded clothes.
NorthShore Inline Marathon winner sets race's largest victory margin
The French-native won the men's 26-mile race in just a little over an hour. Second place went to Florida-native Joey Mantia who came in six minutes after Guyader.
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