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June 21, 2017
Reader's View: Runner my friend -- and hero
June 21, 2017 - 12:05am
June 17, 2017
Elite runners set their watches as they take off on the course at the start of Grandma's Marathon Saturday morning. Bob King / rking@duluthnews.complay button
2017 Grandma's Marathon recap
June 17, 2017 - 7:50pm
Hellen Jepkurgat of Kenya won the Grandma’s Marathon women’s race Saturday. (Clint Austin / button
Hellen Jepkurgat wins Grandma's Marathon women's race
June 17, 2017 - 5:19pm
Ethan Mackey goes down on one knee to propose to Ellen Heine just past the halfway point of Grandma’s Marathon on  Saturday. Heine said yes — and the Maple Grove, Minn., resident finished the marathon in 4 hours, 7 minutes, 42 seconds. Steve Kuchera /
Marathon - and a marriage proposal: Grandma's runner gets a surprise at the halfway mark
June 17, 2017 - 4:40pm
Elisha Barno celebrates at the finish line of Grandma's Marathon Saturday morning in Duluth. Barno won with at time of 2:12:06 (Clint Austin / button
Three-peat for Barno: Kenyan runs past countryman at water station, makes race history
June 17, 2017 - 4:04pm
Runners take off on the course at the start of Grandmas Marathon Saturday morning. Bob King /
PHOTOS: 2017 Grandma's Marathon and Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon
June 17, 2017 - 3:32pm
Evans Kurui celebrates at the finish line of the Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon on Saturday morning in Duluth. Kurui won the race with a time of 1:03:05 Clint Austin / play button
First-timers win Bjorklund: Kenyan Kurui wins men’s race; Ethiopian Degefa tops women’s field
June 17, 2017 - 3:20pm
Julie Pierce congratulates Kara Goucher at the finish line of the Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon on Saturday morning in Duluth. Clint Austin / play button
Goucher entering a new phase: Former Duluth runner finds freedom in running for herself
June 17, 2017 - 3:01pm
Great race, Great Lake: Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon runners climb Lemon Drop Hill along London Road in Duluth this morning with a view over Lake Superior. (Andrew Krueger /
Grandma's Marathon on social media
June 17, 2017 - 8:34am
Ethiopian Biruktayit Degefa won the Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon women's race in an unofficial time of 1:11:26. (Clint Austin /
Biruktayit Degefa wins Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon women’s race
June 17, 2017 - 7:49am
June 16, 2017
Kara Goucher carries her son, Colt, as she celebrates  winning the 2012 USA Half Marathon Championships in Duluth. Goucher returns today to run the Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon, where she owns the women's course record. 2012 News Tribune file photo play button
Grandma's Marathon: Record not on Goucher's mind in half-marathon
June 16, 2017 - 10:42pm
Brynn Davis, 4, of Vernon Center, Minn., runs in the Whipper Snapper Races for Kids at Bayfront Festival Park in Duluth on Friday afternoon. The kids' races are a part of this weekend's Grandma's Marathon activities. (Clint Austin /
Photos: Whipper Snapper Races for Kids
June 16, 2017 - 10:08pm
Katie McGee, who has been teaching a course on marathon running at Lake Superior College since 2005, stands atop Lemon Drop Hill on the race course Friday evening with two of her students, Dylan Takkunen (left) and Christopher Engstrom. McGee and Takkunen will be running the full marathon, while Engstrom will run the half. Bob King /
Elite runner coaches students to Grandma's Marathon
June 16, 2017 - 8:59pm
June 15, 2017
Hannah Toland (from left), Anissa Jones and Krista Pascoe are a part of a group that is running in Grandma’s Marathon and the Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon in honor of Morgan Long, who died at age 19 last October after a 17-year battle with cancer. (Clint Austin /
Running to remember: Friends, family enter Grandma’s in tribute to Morgan Long
June 15, 2017 - 6:43pm
Thousands of runners start Grandma’s Marathon in June 2016. Steve Kuchera /
Grandma's Marathon road closures
June 15, 2017 - 12:47pm