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July 8, 2009
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Stephanie Braud (center) won gold medal honors on the balance beam and a silver medal in the floor exercise during the Special Olympics State Summer Games in Minnetonka. Braud was coached by Jill Jerdee (left) and Deb Braud (right).
Area Special Olympics gymnasts at state
July 8, 2009 - 12:00am
May 29, 2009
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Members of the Special Olympics gymnastics team posed for a photo after their successes at the Area 4 meet at Lakes Area Recreation.
Gooden, Abbott, Marthaler first in Area 4 Special Olympics gymnastics meet
May 29, 2009 - 12:00am
April 17, 2009
Workshop addresses special education process
April 17, 2009 - 12:00am
March 25, 2009
Sarah Decker picked up a pair of first place finishes in the the 25-meter backstroke and the 50-meter freestyle, and shared a first place finish in the 4x25-meter freestyle relay during last Wednesday's Special Olympics meet at Discovery Middle School. Decker was also fourth in
the 25-meter freestyle. Photo by Eric Morken
Special Olympians swim for gold
March 25, 2009 - 12:00am
March 4, 2009
Echo Press photo by Celeste Beam
Sarah Levin and Eddie Reif of Alexandria took the phrase "taking the plunge" to heart for Saturday's third annual Polar Bear Plunge. The couple will literally be taking the plunge this summer, as they are planning a July 18 wedding.
Taking the plunge - 150 teams raise more than $26,000 for Special Olympics
March 4, 2009 - 12:00am
February 27, 2009
Polar Bear Plunge is today
February 27, 2009 - 12:00am
February 13, 2009
Echo Press file photo
Red union suits weren't quite enough to keep these area firemen warm during last year's Polar Bear Plunge. This year's plunge is set to take place Saturday, February 28.
Taking the plunge - teams needed for upcoming Polar Bear Plunge
February 13, 2009 - 12:00am
January 28, 2009
Photo courtesy Mims Photography
Lindsay Gruber (left) of Alexandria and her coach Carol Feldman (right) were on hand at the annual Special Olympics Distinguished Awards banquet in Bloomington January 17 as Gruber received the 2009 Special Olympics Minnesota Outstanding Female Athlete award. Gruber began her participation with Special Olympics in 1994.
Special Olympics athlete of the year
January 28, 2009 - 12:00am
January 14, 2009
Letter - Thanks for a special Christmas
January 14, 2009 - 12:00am
December 30, 2008
Special Olympics seeks candidates for volunteer positions
December 30, 2008 - 12:00am
November 25, 2008
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Julie Schmidt, Natasha Randall, Chad Mulder and Brad Fuoss (left to right) all earned medals at the state bowling tournament.
Special Olympic bowlers at state
November 25, 2008 - 12:00am
November 12, 2008
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Earning ribbons in the Special Olympics bowling competition were (left to right) Sarah Decker, Mitch Van Alphen, Dan Madsen, Mitch Schulz, Krista Collins, Ivy Mikkelson, (front)Ilesha Mercer.
Special Olympics bowlers bring home awards
November 12, 2008 - 12:00am
November 5, 2008
Hern wins second national Special Olympics golf title
November 5, 2008 - 12:00am
August 29, 2008
Bocce's best
August 29, 2008 - 12:00am
August 27, 2008
Special Olympic golfers take home hardware from Nordic meet
August 27, 2008 - 12:00am