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Pressroom Podcast: Olympian Kara Goucher comes home

Olympian and Duluth-native Kara Goucher speaks to hundreds of runners at the DECC in 2017. (News Tribune file photo)

She's been called Duluth's favorite runner. Two-time Olympian and 1996 Duluth East graduate Kara Goucher returned to her hometown earlier this month to run the Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon.

She stopped by our studio a few days before the race and talked with News Tribune sports reporter Louie St. George III and features editor Beverly Godfrey about such diverse topics as body image, doping, her serious dog allergy and the fake Spotify playlist that bears her name.

Tune in every week to hear News Tribune reporters talk about current Duluth and Northland happenings. You can email us at podcast@duluthnews.com or follow us on Facebook. This podcast is produced by Barrett Chase.

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