Sections

Weather Forecast

Close

Area schools closed Jan. 17

Red Wing Shoes employee gets top half finish at Olympic trials

Nichole Porath finished in 69th place after running the marathon in 2 hours, 44 minutes, 12 seconds Saturday at the Olympic trials in Houston.

Porath is a full-time financial ananlyst for Red Wing Shoes and qualified for the Olympic trials by running 2:44:46 at the Grandma's Marthon in Duluth. Red Wing Shoes showed its support by sending Porath and her family to Houston in the company jet.

Advertisement
randomness