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August 5, 2017
Kara Goucher (left) and Great Britain's Jo Pavey show off their medal upgrades from the 2007 World Championships on Saturday in London. (Matthew Childs / Reuters)
Goucher finally gets silver medal from 2007 World Championships
August 5, 2017 - 4:14pm
July 29, 2017
Neal Collick of Marquette, Mich., crosses the finish line of the Voyageur Trail Ultramarathon on Saturday at Carlton High School. Collick came across in 6 hours, 56 minutes and 42 seconds to win the 50-mile race. (Mike Krebs /
Streak stopper: Collick a surprise winner at Voyageur Trail Ultramarathon
July 29, 2017 - 7:00pm
July 23, 2017
Competitors churn up Island Lake at the start of a 500-yard swim, the first leg of the Buzz Ryan Triathlon on Sunday morning. (Steve Kuchera /
Clayton, Nelson win Buzz Ryan Triathlon
July 23, 2017 - 8:50pm
June 17, 2017
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Tim Cernohous of Duluth is helped to the finish  line of the Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon after experiencing a significant medical event on the course Saturday morning in Duluth.
Grandma's Marathon: Barring one finish-line scare, medical tent remains quiet
June 17, 2017 - 8:09pm
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Father Ben Hadrich pauses for a photo during Grandma's Marathon on Saturday, which he completed for the 17th time. Hadrich suffered a massive stroke less than two years ago after which he was given the last rites.
Grandma's Marathon: Father Ben Hadrich is a miracle marathoner
June 17, 2017 - 8:04pm
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Christopher Kipyego of Kenya sticks out his tongue at the finish line of Grandma's Marathon on Saturday morning in Duluth. Kipyego was the winner of the men's Masters division.
Grandma's Marathon notebook: Kipyego refuses to act his age
June 17, 2017 - 7:54pm
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
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
Olympian and Duluth-native Kara Goucher speaks to hundreds of runners at the DECC on Friday. (Samantha Erkkila / play button
Video: Olympian Kara Goucher motivates runners before Grandma's Marathon
June 16, 2017 - 6:11pm
Runners pick up their race packets at the DECC on Friday morning. (Samantha Erkkila / button
Video: Runners share their pre-race rituals
June 16, 2017 - 2:07pm
June 15, 2017
Grandma's Marathon: Elite women's runner Scherf prepares for takeoff
June 15, 2017 - 10:31pm
A wave of runners leave the starting line area of the 2016 William A. Irvin 5K on Harbor Drive in Canal Park. (News Tribune file)
Grandma's Marathon: This weekend's schedule
June 15, 2017 - 10:25pm
June 14, 2017
Kerry Staats, seen here running one of his 22 consecutive Grandma's Marathons, will be buried near the course Monday two days after his widow, Charlene, runs the 26.2-mile race. Photo courtesy of Staats family
Grandma's Marathon: Staats family tradition to continue without patriarch
June 14, 2017 - 10:30pm