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February 25, 2016
The Todd and Kris Gillingham family was represented in the 24km Kortelopet Skate during Birkebeiner weekend by David, left, and Ben Gillingham. (Submitted photo)
Warm weather great treatment for ‘Birkie Fever’
February 25, 2016 - 1:21pm
December 5, 2015
Eight-year-old Auden Pankonin of Hudson, left, shares the limelight with two-time Olympic gold medalist Ted Ligety before the pair hit the slopes together at Copper Mountain, Colo. (Submitted photo)
Heart of a champ: town of Troy 8-year-old meets Olympic hero
December 5, 2015 - 2:24pm
February 28, 2013
Chris Schaffer of WCCO and Rita Wallin of Hudson share a smile at the Birbebeiner. Wallin completed her 10th Birkebeiner. See more photos and read the story in the print edition of the Feb. 28 Hudson Star Observer.
40th Birkebeiner welcomes the world
February 28, 2013 - 12:26pm
April 18, 2012
Meghan Erickson's prosthetic leg was colorfully painted for her Somerset volleyball photo last fall.
Somerset's Meghan Erickson hopes to ski in 2014 Paralympics in Russia
April 18, 2012 - 10:00am
March 3, 2010
Mark Gherty at start of 37th American Birkebeiner, shows a banner for Team Fox, for Parkinson's Research. Gherty skied for the charity and has raised $2,276. Submitted photo
Excellent conditions make for record Birkie
March 3, 2010 - 11:09am
February 26, 2009
Pam Ziemann and her father, Warren Pagel, 80, both serve on the National Ski Patrol at Afton Alps.  Photo by Margaret A. Ontl
Skiing is in the blood
February 26, 2009 - 10:26am
February 20, 2009
Coon's Hill today is a just a shadow of what it was decades ago. The single path hardly resembles the wide expanse that used to offer an imposing drop for dozens of sleds and toboggans. Much of the hill is now covered with brush and other growth.
Coon's Hill: Plenty of spills and thrills, but not much recorded history
February 20, 2009 - 12:42pm
December 29, 2008
Candlelight skis, hikes start up in Wisconsin State Parks
December 29, 2008 - 12:00am
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