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December 6, 2018
Passport to Fitness starts Jan. 7
BEMIDJI -- The city of Bemidji’s Parks and Recreation Department is bringing back Passport to Fitness, which starts Jan. 7 and runs through March 27.There will be a variety of group fitness classes. Complete fitness schedule will be emailed to participants. Current classes include...
December 6, 2018 - 11:53am
Buena Vista Lesson Day on Jan. 6
BEMIDJI -- You can learn to snowboard or to ski through this program with the city of Bemidji and Buena Vista Ski Area on Sunday, Jan. 6. Beginning snowboarding or skiing group lesson. Package includes lift ticket, ski or board rental and one-hour lesson. Participants will be with...
December 6, 2018 - 11:33am
August 27, 2018
Diagnosed with Alzheimer’s, Minnesota man keeps running, writes book
ESKO, Minn. — Ron Buerkle might not remember what you told him a minute ago. But the 76-year-old Esko man remembers, with poignant clarity,...
August 27, 2018 - 5:25pm
June 13, 2018
Let’s take a Loop: Loop the Lake returns this weekend
BEMIDJI -- Take in the Minnesotan wildlife this Saturday on two wheels as the Bike Bemidji: Loop the Lake Festival returns. More than 1,000 riders...
June 13, 2018 - 9:36pm
May 22, 2018
Man mistakenly runs full Fargo marathon instead of half
FARGO—Mike Kohler lined up with thousands of other runners inside the Fargodome here on Saturday, May 19, ready for his first half-marathon...
May 22, 2018 - 8:47pm
May 8, 2018
Lynx vet Brunson credits vegan diet for her longevity
ST. PAUL—Maybe it's a coincidence that last season, at the ripe age of 35, Lynx forward Rebekkah Brunson had one of her most productive...
May 8, 2018 - 9:18pm
February 1, 2018
The verdict is in on whether standing desks help you lose weight
Are standing desks really doing us any good? That question has divided workplaces since sitting started going out of fashion about five years...
February 1, 2018 - 11:37am
January 23, 2018
Ski-for-all: This full-body workout on two sticks appeals to young and old
DULUTH, Minn.—Fresh snow, January temps, it's the perfect setting for the full-body workout of cross-country skiing. It's one of the most...
January 23, 2018 - 6:12am
January 18, 2018
A 66-year-old is about to run seven marathons in seven days on seven continents
When Robert Owens's father was 75, he gave his son some advice. "He said, 'You know, son, the sad part is when you get old they just put you...
January 18, 2018 - 10:55am
January 1, 2018
Hazards of the post-New Year's rush to gyms
January is a boom time for the fitness industry, as millions of guilt-ridden Americans flock - at least temporarily - to health clubs to try...
January 1, 2018 - 1:22pm
December 31, 2017
Capable and committed: Conquering a running streak
BRAINERD — Anyone who happened to be in the northern Minnesota city of Effie for the North Star Stampede this summer might have spotted...
December 31, 2017 - 6:10am
July 22, 2016
BSU earns high marks as a ‘fit’ university
BEMIDJI -- BSU has been ranked fifth in nation among 107 small public universities for most supportive campuses of physical fitness. The university was ranked by the National Collegiate Fitness Index, which was available through the American Kinesiology Association. The schools...
July 22, 2016 - 5:54pm
October 10, 2015
Beautiful day for the Blue Ox: (Photo gallery, video)
A total of 474 runners took part in Saturday's Blue Ox Marathon running events, with many more volunteers, family and friends cheering them on. ...
October 10, 2015 - 7:00pm
BLUE OX MARATHON: Home away from home for Tesdahl
BEMIDJI -- Competing in Bemidji is nothing new for Brock Tesdahl, a former BSU basketball player who put his athletic skills to the test Saturday...
October 10, 2015 - 6:36pm
BLUE OX MARATHON: Back-to-back Bemidji titles for Kemp
BEMIDJI -- Her time may have been 10 minutes off last year’s mark, but it was still fast enough for Sarah Kemp to repeat as the winner of the...
October 10, 2015 - 6:30pm