Governor orders Minnesota public K-12 schools closed Monday because of forecast cold bit.ly/1ev5Grt
Marcellus Coleman is presumably the youngest person to run the Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon. The marathon does not have specific records of its youngest runners — but because the minimum age requirement is 12, the only way someone younger could have run was if they turned 12 on the day of the race. Link
Gov. Mark Dayton has ordered U.S. and Minnesota flags to be flown at half-staff at all state and federal buildings in Minnesota until sunset on Thursday "as a mark of respect for the victims of the attack in Orlando, Florida." Link
Police advise no travel in Duluth due to freezing rain. Many streets impassable.
After Marcellus' story was featured in media during the week prior to the race, the young runner received support from spectators on Saturday. Dan Hurley, his therapist, said it was neat to see signs supporting Marcellus along the race route. Link