STAFF BLOG CAPITOL CHATTER Legislative notebook: Farmers look to add butanol as biofuel
By Don Davis
Minnesota farmers soon could produce a new biofuel, butanol.
We see Minnesota as being a tremendous place to produce butanol, said Adam Schubert of Butamax, a company formed by BP Petro... Posted on 2/27/13 at 6:29 PM
STAFF BLOG EH? PLUS Dog bites woman
Did your pooch bite a woman running at Hartley Nature Center last week, or do you know the dogs owner?
The womans parents would like to know so they can find out whether the dog in question has been ... Posted on 1/8/13 at 12:00 AM
STAFF BLOG TAKE THE KIDS Wednesday Night at the Races
Wednesday Night at the Races starts July 25, 2012, at Bayfront Festival Park (correction on location). These races are free and organized by Grandma's Marathon. About 500 kids show up each week to r... Posted on 7/25/12 at 5:00 AM
HUNGRY FOR LIFE Running For Breast Cancer Research
There is a foundation called the Donna Foundation that has donated almost $1.2 million dollars to the Mayo Clinic. The Running for Breast Cancer Research eventis held each year in Jacksonville, Florid... Posted on 5/1/12 at 5:44 PM
Grandma’s Marathon, the WhistleStop Marathon and Thunder Bay (Ontario) Marathon are part of the inaugural Great Lakes Marathon Series, a collaboration of 25 races in the U.S. and Canada along North America’s five Great Lakes.
EDITOR'S NOTE: Duluth native Kara Goucher of Portland, Ore., reflects on her race in the Summer Olympics women’s marathon from Aug. 5, where she finished 11th in 2 hours, 26 minutes, 7 seconds. Teammate Shalane Flanagan was 10th in 2:25:51. Goucher wrote this for the News Tribune.
The Bay to Bay 10k Run and Walk continues to grow. This year 142 walkers and runners tackled the challenging course, which includes many rocky climbs on the Superior Hiking Trail and spectacular views of the North Shore.
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