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Made great time yesterday with high speeds on these wide open roads. 550+ miles, one of my best yet. I even lost an hour too. US-212 heading east was flat and wide open with the wind at my back. 79 more words

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On the road today, the ribbons of green and blue seemed endless, the flat farmlands spreading out from our band of road, never-ending. Above, clouds seemed like perfect replications of themselves, as if those mirrors which make infinite images were duplicating the clouds eternally. 267 more words

Day 27: Trail Magic

Day 27: Detroit Lakes, MN to Osakis, MN

Today’s mileage: 94 miles
Total mileage: 1813 miles

Leaving the American Legion Campground around 6:15 am, we made our way East on Highway 10 towards our destination of Long Prairie. 282 more words

Coast To Coast

Day 26: The Land of 10,000 Lakes

Day 26: Fargo, ND to Detroit Lakes, MN

Today’s mileage: 48 miles

Total mileage 1719 miles

Our plan for today was to get on the road by 9:30 am. 221 more words

Coast To Coast

The Home Run: Today’s greater Minnesota sports stories

The Home Run is a daily look at the lesser-known sports stories throughout greater Minnesota. Whether it’s an individual or team with an amazing story, we’ll track down our favorites every weekday. 237 more words


Former Gopher Isaac Fruechte Hoping To Make The Cut With Vikings

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Vikings are constantly looking for help — especially in someone that can do something unique. Isaac Fruechte is just looking for an opportunity to play in the NFL. 177 more words

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Body Of Man Pulled From Little Detroit Lake In NW Minnesota

DETROIT LAKES, Minn. (AP/WCCO) — Authorities say a body has been pulled from Little Detroit Lake in northwestern Minnesota after a local pilot and a police investigator spotted it from a plane. 111 more words