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April 16, 2018
Desiree Linden of the USA holds up the American flag after winning the Women's Division of the 2018 Boston Marathon on Monday. Winslow Townson / USA TODAY Sports
Linden becomes first US female to win Boston Marathon since 1985; Japanese amateur wins men's race
April 16, 2018 - 2:27pm
January 18, 2018
Robert Owens, 66, training at home in Southern California for the World Marathon Challenge. Photo courtesy of Sandy Labrinos-Owens.
A 66-year-old is about to run seven marathons in seven days on seven continents
January 18, 2018 - 10:55am
August 12, 2017
Nick Symmonds announced his retirement from professional track and field earlier this year and plans to run the Honolulu Marathon in December as his final race. Courtesy photo / Nick Symmonds
Former Olympian with Minn. ties plans marathon as final pro race
August 12, 2017 - 10:23am
April 21, 2014
 Meb Keflezighi of the United States crosses the finish line to win the 2014 Boston Marathon. Mandatory Credit: Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports
Keflezighi is first U.S. man to win Boston Marathon In 30 Years
April 21, 2014 - 11:36am
November 28, 2013
The Turkey Leg field heads south on Lakeland Avenue on a breezy, 22-degree morning. Tribune photo by Rand Middleton.
Running: 482 runners get Leg up on Thanksgiving
November 28, 2013 - 11:26pm
August 12, 2013
Willmar runner Thomas Seifert. Submitted photo.
Running: Seifert, Rohne first at Hotdish 5K
August 12, 2013 - 12:07am
July 28, 2013
Joyce Van Heuveln, son Kevin and grandson Klinton each won their respective age group on Saturday at the Pillsbury Push in Kerkhoven. Joyce, 74, did the 5k, while Kevin, 51, and Klinton, 20, each ran the 10k course. Joyce was one of only two women 50-or-over in the 5k. Tribune photo by Rand Middleton.
Running: Great grandma sets pace
July 28, 2013 - 11:39pm
July 14, 2013
Coming off the bike path and nearing the three-mile mark on an overcast Saturday morning at the Watercade Lake Ripley 4-miler are Raina Markus (146) of Hutchinson, Karen Athman (5) of Annandale, Phil Lienemann of Cottonwood and Kelli (86) and Aric (85) Harrier of New London. 
Tribune photo by Rand Middleton
Burgett, Dettman win Watercade Lake Ripley Run
July 14, 2013 - 10:05pm
July 7, 2013
Despite a 7 a.m. start, the temp already neared 80 degrees, with a similar humidity, for the 39th annual Green Lake Road Race Saturday in Spicer. These runners, a half-mile into the 12-mile race on Lake Avenue South, will be shaded from the hot sun much of the first five miles, from left: Jared and Harley Anez of Willmar, Krysta Tanico (125) of Minneapolis, Katrina Balvance, second from right, of Rosemount and Kelsey Frank (26) of Battle Lake. Tribune photo by Rand Middleton
259 sweat out 12-mile Green Lake Road Race
July 7, 2013 - 11:50pm
May 25, 2013
Curling along the Foot Lake pathway shortly after departing the Flags of Honor, some of the 279 entries in the Memorial Day/Law Day 5k field head to Robbins Island.
279 run Robbins way , 14th race has record field
May 25, 2013 - 1:50pm
April 18, 2013
Photo by Kelly Baeth
A happy start to Patriot’s Day and the Boston Marathon: Brooke Baeth of Spicer has a thumb up 8 miles after leaving Hopkinton.
Willmar notebook: From joy to sorrow in Boston
April 18, 2013 - 10:15pm
April 15, 2013
In this image from video provided by WBZ TV, spectators and runners run from what was described as twin explosions that shook the finish line of the Boston Marathon, Monday, April 15, 2013, in Boston. Two explosions shattered the euphoria of the Boston Marathon finish line on Monday, sending authorities out on the course to carry off the injured while the stragglers were rerouted away from the smoking site of the blasts. (AP Photo/WBZTV)
Update: Two explosions at Boston marathon finish line
April 15, 2013 - 2:20pm
Ethiopia's Desisa, Kenya's Jeptoo win Boston Marathon
April 15, 2013 - 1:25pm
March 16, 2013
Tribune photo by Rand Middleton: With a salute to the green, Marcus McCleery, left, of New London and John Dahl of Spicer tie for 60th place at the Red Beard 7K from the Oaks at Eagle Creek in Willmar on Saturday morning.
164 take a morning run on St. Patrick’s eve
March 16, 2013 - 12:50pm
November 23, 2012
Tribune photos by Rand Middleton
Part of the record field of 522 runners/walkers at the 6th annual Turkey Leg 5k set off headed south on Lakeland Avenue at the YMCA shortly after 8 a.m. Thanksgiving morning.
Running: 522 thankful for chance to run in chilly Turkey Leg 5K
November 23, 2012 - 12:00am