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Travel woes force elite Grandma's Marathon runners to hitch a ride

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Travel woes for Cheryl and Hugh Reitan of Duluth became a blessing for elite marathoner Gisela Olalde on Wednesday in Chicago.

The Reitans were laid over at O’Hare Airport, headed home from a family reunion in Nashville, Tenn. Their flight was scheduled to depart Chicago at 9:30 a.m., but the severe weather that has pummeled the Midwest of late nixed those plans.

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