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Suspect Found Competent in Fake Marathon Bomb Threat

A North Mankato man has been found competent to stand trial on charges he phoned in a fake bomb threat to last year's Mankato Marathon. Fifty-seven-year-old Brian Mechler appeared Tuesday in a Nicollet County courtroom where results of a mental health evaluation were presented.

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Lake Wobegon Trail Marathon
Lake Wobegon Trail Marathon
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Runners Gear Up For Annual Lake Wobegon Trail Marathon

Runners should enjoy good conditions tomorrow (Saturday) as they take part in the annual Lake Wobegon Trail Marathon.

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Photo - Jay Caldwell
Photo - Jay Caldwell
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Minneapolis Marathon Canceled Due to Weather

Organizers have canceled the Minneapolis Marathon due to lightning and heavy downpours.

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Anita Macias-Howard finished in 1st place for the half-marathon race. (Dan DeBaun, WJON News)
Anita Macias-Howard finished in 1st place for the half-marathon race. (Dan DeBaun, WJON News)
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No Running Allowed During “We Walk! Marathon-Half Marathon-50k” [VIDEO]

It may be a race, but no running was allowed during the annual We Walk! Marathon-Half Marathon-50k.

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350 Prepare for Saturday’s Lake Wobegon Trail Marathon

You'll notice a lot of extra runners on the Lake Wobegon Trail tomorrow (Saturday). The annual Lake Wobegon Trail Marathon starts at 7:00 a.m. at Holdingford High school.

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Update – Officials Release Name Of Man Who Died During Marathon

Officials at St. Cloud Hospital have identified the man who died while running in the Lake Wobegon Trail Marathon. Deb Paul says it was 35-year-old Paul Melby of Byron. Melby went into cardiac arrest on the course on Saturday.

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Man Collapses, Dies During Lake Wobegon Marathon

A 35-year-old man has collapsed and died while taking part in the Lake Wobegon Trail Marathon that started in St. Joseph. St. Cloud Hospital nursing supervisor Mary Loecken says the man collapsed and went into cardiac arrest on the course.

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