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    Running: Miller wins again, Andres sets record

    Reigning Run for the Lakes champion Casey Miller, 35, Baxter, recorded his fifth and possibly last win Saturday in Nisswa. Since its first run in 2008, Miller has participated in the Run for the Lakes six times, only dropping first place once to friend Pa ...

    Running: Retired C-I coach sticks with running as an agent

    By JEFF KOLPACK Forum News Service FARGO ­— For 42 years, Roger Twigg was either coaching cross country and track and field or handling the duties of athletic director at Crosby-Ironton High School. He’s retired now but certainly not out of the running bu ...

    USA! USA!

    BOSTON (Reuters) — Meb Keflezighi on Monday became the first U.S. male athlete to win the Boston Marathon in three decades as onlookers chanted “USA! USA!,” an emotional performance in a city still recovering from last year’s fatal bombing attack. Keflezi ...

    Two runners die in North Carolina half-marathon

    (Reuters)- Two runners competing in a half-marathon in Raleigh, North Carolina, collapsed and died on Sunday, officials said. The runners were among some 12,000 participants in the race, one in a series of half and full Rock'n'Roll marathons hel ...

    5K Fun Run planned Aug. 3

    BAXTER — The 5K Kaleidoscope Fun Run and Walk for Hope is scheduled Aug. 3 in Baxter. Walkers and runners of all ages are encouraged to participate in the first ever 5K Kaleidoscope Fun Run to support the Brainerd campus of Minnesota Adult and Teen Challe ...

    Boston Marathon: A tribute to perserverance

    As I watched the devastating news from Boston unfold on my computer screen, my mind and pulse raced. I thought about the 26,000 runners, ordinary men and women pursuing an extraordinary feat, testing themselves and their limits in ways both transcendent a ...

    2 killed as 2 bombs explode at Boston Marathon

    BOSTON (AP) — Two bombs exploded near the finish line of the Boston Marathon on Monday, killing two people and injuring at least 23 others in a terrifying scene of broken glass, smoke and severed limbs, authorities said. A third blast rocked the John F. K ...

    Two explosions at Boston marathon finish line

    BOSTON (AP) — Two bombs exploded near the finish line of the Boston Marathon on Monday, killing two people, injuring 23 others and sending authorities rushing to aid wounded spectators. A senior U.S. intelligence official said two other explosive devices ...

    Saint Francis running club

    In anticipation of the Saint Francis Catholic School Marathon held on Wednesday, a new running club has been formed. Saint Francis School PE teacher, Mikkey White, will be coordinating a 5k/10K for students 6th through 8th grade and any 5th graders who wa ...

    Tumor can't keep Johana Olson from marathon

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — It is billed as the most beautiful urban marathon in the country, and with good reason. Not that Johanna Olson really noticed. Whenever she ran the Twin Cities Marathon, the elite runner from Wadena had been so focused on a fast time th ...

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