Sports

A good turnout for the annual Loppet run A sultry morning didn’t deter 444 runners and walkers from crossing the finish line at Fairview Lakes Medical Center’s 26th annual Lindstrom Loppet 5K Saturday, July 12, in Lindstrom. More than 30 local businesses helped sponsor the annual event. Proceeds of the Loppet went to Virginia Elizabeth [...]

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Let athletes decide if club sports are the right fit for them Two weeks ago, my 18-year-old sister, Annie, and her Northern Lights club volleyball teammates competed at the Girls Junior National Championships for volleyball at the Minneapolis Convention Center, a gathering of the top club volleyball teams in the nation. Halfway through the first [...]

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by Jeff Weaver If I had to describe the perfect day to go walleye fishing, it would go something like this: There would be a nice cloud cover with no precipitation, the wind would be from the southwest, creating a manageable walleye chop, and the water temperatures would still be cool enough to support my [...]

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Gay brings home medals from Special Olympics On Friday, June 13, police and Transportation Security Administration agents escorted 61 athletes and 18 coaches from around the state through the halls of the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport as they began their journey to the 2014 USA Games for Special Olympics in New Jersey. In the airport, [...]

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DNR offers new parks program this weekend DNR News Release Learn how to shoot a bow during an Archery in the Parks program on Friday, July 4 and Saturday, July 5 at Wild River State Park. With archers figuring prominently in blockbuster movies like The Hunger Games, The Avengers and Brave, these free programs at [...]

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Results of the 2014 Grandma’s Marathon     Harris Daniel Scheff333:08:31 Vicki Courts354:14:53 Lindstrom Joseph Virga514:23:13 David Appleby324:42:11 Madisen Vukich194:58:32 Karin Vukich485:00:10 Erin Eastman265:17:27 Paul Bjorklund686:33:38 North Branch Christopher Judson383:19:37 Kyle Puelston313:58:57 Alan Braith483:59:28 Teri Kroll294:23:33 David Nelson384:34:05 Robyn Nelson174:34:05 Rush City Raymond Anderson51 3:26:03 Stacy Lisa Stang393:49:40 William Healy374:26:22 Kevin Lucas424:26:54 Tj Antisdel224:52:01 Della Antisdel475:37:05 [...]

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