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Bruce & Deb Johnson
Russel & Dorraine Miller
July 2, 2012
Running: The heat is on
SPICER -- The place to be early Sunday at Green Lake was in the water not trudging about its 12-mile perimeter. Still, 140 males and 101 females...
July 2, 2012 - 12:00am
June 30, 2012
Running: Expect warm start for Green Lake run
Weather.com predicts sunny skies with a light breeze and a warm morning (70-degrees) at the start of the Green Lake 12-mile foot race from Spicer's Saulsbury Beach. Race director Dan Hubbard reports 165 pre-registrations through Wednesday which would put the turnout in line to match...
June 30, 2012 - 12:19am
June 25, 2012
Running: NCAA champ, Willmar grad capture first-place finishes
Tribune Staff Report WILLMAR -- One never knows who will show up race day. Saturday morning in downtown Willmar, it was 2011 NCAA Division...
June 25, 2012 - 12:51am
Running: Carroll, Cowls are top finishers in Rodeo Run
GRANITE FALLS -- Jacob Carroll, of Granite Falls, and Tori Cowls, of Fargo, were the overall winners at the Western Fest Rodeo Run 5K on Saturday. Carroll finished in 20 minutes, .08 seconds, placing first in the 16-18 age group.
June 25, 2012 - 12:39am
June 18, 2012
Running: Area weekend races
Saturday results Jesse John Mithaugen 5k Victory Trail Run Prairie Woods Environmental Learning Center 80 finishers (36 female, 44 male) Full...
June 18, 2012 - 12:00am
June 2, 2012
Running: JJM Victory 5k Run, Tri-Festa Triathlon set for June 16
The 8th annual Jesse John Mithaugen Victory 5k Run is at 9 a.m. June 16 at Prairie Woods Environmental Learning Center west of Spicer. Phone Deb at (320) 354-5894 or (320) 894-4969 or send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. The CURE Tri-Festa Triathlon...
June 2, 2012 - 12:00am
May 29, 2012
They run in the rain, don't they!
WILLMAR -- In the 13th spring, they waited. The Law Day/Memorial 5k from Flags of Honor Park has most often been blessed with fine weather but...
May 29, 2012 - 12:00am
March 19, 2012
Running: Heinen wins inaugural Red Beard road race
WILLMAR -- It was not a typical mid-March morning in Minnesota nor were the nearly 200 runners in ordinary gear. The event was the 1st annual...
March 19, 2012 - 12:00am
March 17, 2012
1st Red Beard 7k run draws 200
WILLMAR -- It was not a typical mid-March morning in Minnesota nor were the nearly 200 runners in ordinary gear. The event was the 1st Red...
March 17, 2012 - 12:55pm
February 10, 2012
Registration opens Monday for Bjorklund
Registration for the June 16 Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon at Duluth begins Monday and continues through Feb. 24 at GrandmasMarathon.com. The entry fee is $75. Nearly 4,800 runners have registered for Grandma's Marathon the same day. The entry fee for the event's 36th running is...
February 10, 2012 - 12:11am
February 6, 2012
Running: 182 for Frozen 5k on 25-degree morning
SPICER -- The Frozen 5k turned into the Frosty 5k on Saturday morning. Trees and shrubs along Lake Avenue South were painted with hoarfrost,...
February 6, 2012 - 12:00am
February 3, 2012
Running: Expect a warmer Frozen 5k at Spicer
Runners at the Frozen 5k at Spicer WinterFests should enjoy mild weather for Saturday's race with a 9 a.m. start. Saturday's forecast calls...
February 3, 2012 - 12:14am
October 14, 2011
Cougars' Keller is top UMAC runner again
University of Minnesota, Morris women's cross country runner Linda Keller of rural Hawick (Paynesville High School) is the Upper Midwest Athletic Conference Runner of the Week. Keller, a junior, won for the second time in three races this season at the Bethany Lutheran Invitational,...
October 14, 2011 - 12:25am
October 10, 2011
Janning, Gehrking win CCS 5k run
WILLMAR -- Marty Janning, 47, of Willmar won the Community Christian School 5k run in 18:59 on Saturday, the next to last event in the Glacial Lakes Running Series. Janning was followed by Mike May, 32, of Willmar in 19:47 and Eric Lewis, 47, of Spicer in 20:11. In the female results,...
October 10, 2011 - 12:00am
October 5, 2011
Running: CCS race now part of GLCR series
The 2nd annual Community Christian School 5k Run/Walk on Saturday in Willmar is now part of the Glacial Lakes Championship Running Series. The 5k race, followed by a kids race, begins at 8:30 a.m. at Evangelical Free Church across from CCS on 19th Avenue West.
October 5, 2011 - 12:19am