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Nick Cooper - TSM Duluth
Nick Cooper - TSM Duluth
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Follow the 2015 Grandma’s Marathon on the Radio and Online

We are proud to bring you another year of live Grandma's Marathon and Gary Bjorklund Half Marathon coverage on the radio and online.

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William Thomas Cain/Getty Images
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City Of Duluth Crews Will Be Street Sweeping Grandma’s Marathon Route Tomorrow

You may need to choose an alternative route to on Thursday to get to your destination or at least expect a slight delay.  The City of Duluth is excited to have thousands of runners, their families and friends, as well as tourists coming to view the city this weekend.  Not only do they want the marathon course free of debris for the runners, but they want to spruce our city up for all.

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Grandma’s Marathon Wednesday Night at the Races Is Back [Complete 2015 Schedule]

Everybody's doing it!  Wednesday Night At The Races is back, and it starts Wednesday July 22, mark your calendars!  The Young Athletes Foundation and Grandma's Marathon invite children 14 and under to lace up their shoes and take part again this year.

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Dan Kitwood/Getty Images
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Dig Through Your Closet And Gather Your Shoes To Donate To Soles4Souls With Grandma’s Marathon

Clean out your closet now while you support Soles4Soles! If you plan on coming to the Grandma’s Marathon, Essentia Fitness & Health Expo on Thursday, June 18 or Friday, June 19 at the DECC, bring a pair or several to donate.

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Show Your Grandma’s Marathon Spirit With A Photo For A Chance To Win A GoPro Hero 3+ Silver Edition

You don't have to be a runner to be a "winner" with Grandma's Marathon!  How would you like to own a GoPro Hero 3+ Silver Edition or a Fitbit Flex Wireless Activity + Sleep Wristband?  It's easy, you'll be taking lots of photos anyhow, just tag em' and you have a great chance to win!

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By:Lintao Zhang
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By:Lintao Zhang Getty Images News
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What Are The Best Running Apps For Grandma’s Marathon Weekend? Carrie Tollefson Files This Report [VIDEO]

So many people have apps they use to train and run to. Some people like to know the weather, what the wind speed is, what your heart beat is, so many things people use to get a personal best in order to get an edge.

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Dwight Yoakam
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Country Thowback Goes Back 22 Years with Dwight Yoakam [VIDEO]

In a little over a week, runners of Grandma's Marathon and the Gary Bjorklund Half Marathon will board buses for what feels like a thousand mile ride the their respective starting lines.  In honor of that feeling, I decided to choose a Dwight Yoakam favorite for this week's Country Throwback.

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Credit: Andy Lyons  /Allsport
Credit: Andy Lyons /Allsport
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What To Do After You Run A Marathon, Carrie Tollefson Explains

Maybe this is your first Marathon, maybe this isn't, the thing to remember is a good plan is always the best medicine when you have finished a marathon, even a half marathon.

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Jeff Frey & Associates
Jeff Frey & Associates
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Grandma’s Marathon Honors Townsquare Media with the 2015 March Nelson Media Award

I've been involved with Grandma's Marathon both through the media and as a runner for over 20 years.  One tradition I've always enjoyed is attending the Marsh Nelson Media Luncheon and Award Ceremony, which is always held the day before the marathon.

This year will be an even more special experience because I will get to be part of a talented team who will be receiving quite an honor.

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Grandma's Marathon Packet Stuffing
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Go Behind The Scenes: Important Message About Grandma’s Marathon Race Packets [VIDEO]

Thousands of Grandma's Marathon racers packets were stuffed at the Curling Club this week thanks to the volunteer hours and energy of students from the Lakeview Christian Academy.  However, this year was a little light on packet material, here's why.

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Jeff Frey & Associates
Jeff Frey & Associates
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The 4 Best Places to Run in the Duluth Area

Grandma's Marathon weekend is fast approaching, which means the roads are full runners training for their races.  I have run about 11 Gary Bjorklund Half Marathons and being a creature of habit, I have my favorite places in the Duluth area to train each year.

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Gloriana
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New Video For Gloriana’s Song Trouble, See Them Perform It LIVE Under Grandma’s Big Top Tent

Gloriana has the Northland buzzing about their new song "Trouble", their new album "Three" and the fact that you can watch them LIVE under Grandma's Marathon Big Top Tent on Friday, June 19!  I know you've heard their song on B105, but have you seen their video yet?

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