Your kids could possibly be a future winter Olympian. The first step toward that goal is this weekend in Minneapolis where the USA Luge team is hosting a slider search. It is free and open to boys and girls between the ages of nine and 13.
Viewing parties have been planned as St. Cloud's own Alise Post competes in the Olympics. You can watch Post in the the BMX races at the Marcus Parkwood Cinema in Waite Park. The viewing parties are free and open to everyone.
Former St. Cloud State University football player, and SCSU rugby club member, Garrett Bender began his Olympic run today (Tuesday) in Rio.
The USA men's Rugby Sevens team won one game, and lost another.
Central Minnesota has a rich history of sending athletes to the Olympic Games. A new book called "Minnesota Gold" highlights 57 former Olympians from around the state. Author Patrick Mader was on the News Noon show today (Friday).