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Nick Cooper - TSM Duluth
Nick Cooper - TSM Duluth
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2016 Grandma’s Marathon Weekend Weather Forecast [UPDATED]

With thousands of runners and spectators taking part in the 2016 Grandma's Marathon festivities, we're keeping an eye on the weather for you. Here's the latest of what you can expect for the big weekend:

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Josh Koop - TSM
Josh Koop - TSM
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Grandma’s Marathon Traffic Advisories; William Irvin 5K, Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon, Grandma’s Marathon Race Details

Grandma's Marathon weekend is finally here!  Along with the influx of racers and spectators will come road closures and detours in order to accommodate each of the races.

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Nick Cooper TSM Duluth
Nick Cooper TSM Duluth
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The Real Grandma’s Marathon Weather Forecast By Chris Allen, In For WDIO’s Dana Zimmer [VIDEO]

One thing I know I will never be is a big TV star! I will leave that to Maarja Anderson and Dana Zimmer of WDIO. I did get some direction from Dana (who by the way looks better in person) and give you the Grandma's Marathon forecast for the weekend.

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Nick Cooper - TSM Duluth
Nick Cooper - TSM Duluth
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Everything You Need To Know About Traffic For Grandma’s Marathon Weekend

The Duluth Police Department Publishes a traffic advisory for Grandma's Marathon. I have collected all the press releases and put them into one easy to read map of where to drive and where not to drive. I will tell you one thing, you won't be able to get anywhere in the Canal Park area by driving. It's best to scout out good places to park above Superior St. and walk it in.

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Jeff Frey & Associates
Jeff Frey & Associates
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June 18 Is Grandma’s Marathon Day In Minnesota; Governor Dayton Honors The 40th Anniversary With Proclamation

The 2016 running of Grandma's Marathon represents the 40th anniversary of the world-class event that happens in Duluth each June.  To commemorate the occasion, Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton has proclaimed Saturday, June 18 to be Grandma's Marathon Day in the state of Minnesota.

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Artem Portnoy
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New Downtown Parking Ramp With Skywalk Access Opens Just In Time For Grandma’s Marathon

Looking for parking this weekend while you enjoy the festivities of Grandma's Marathon?  You have a new option!  Now that the Maurices building is finished, the ramp that is connected is also open and ready for your vehicle.

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KOOL 101.7
KOOL 101.7
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Ron Gives the Grandma’s Marathon Forecast at WDIO [VIDEO]

As Grandma's Marathon approaches, I got to go to WDIO's studio to do my first weather forecast for the big week. They say I have a face for radio.

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Photo Ron Houk
Photo Ron Houk
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Sneak Peek At Grandma’s Marathon Press Bag [VIDEO]

The first year excitement is starting to invade my very soul, as Grandma's Marathon comes up. As I gear up for the starting line MC duties I want to share my press bag I just received. 

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Josh Koop / Townsquare Media
Josh Koop / Townsquare Media
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Rock The Big Top Tent Is Up For Grandma’s Marathon

The tent for 'Rock The Big Top' at Grandma's Marathon for 2016 is up! 

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Terry Patton
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Heavy Traffic Expected On I-35 For Grandma’s Marathon; MNDOT Issues Safety Reminders

Grandma's Marathon weekend is fast approaching and with it comes the influx of out-of-town runners, spectators and visitors.  As officials gear up for the extra people in town, the Minnesota Department of Transportation is alerting drivers to the heavy-traffic expected on area roadways and asking for everyone's cooperation.

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TSM - Nick Cooper
TSM - Nick Cooper
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Top 5 “Other” Things To Do In Duluth-Superior Grandma’s Marathon Weekend

Duluth is the proud home to Grandma's Marathon and all of the events that surround the infamous race!  The folks who organize Grandma's do a good job of keeping racers, spectators, and even natives busy with plenty of food, fun and entertainment.

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Carrie Tollefson Shows You The Best Way To Use Your Phone And Apps For Grandma’s Marathon [VIDEO]

Every year technology gets better and introduces new ways to use your phone for training and running. Carrie Tollefson, one of the race broadcasters, shows you the best way to optimize your phone with some useful apps.

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