July 27, 2012 at 7:00 pm in Worthington Daily Globe
MINNEAPOLIS As a high school athlete, Al Blau set a school record in the two-mile run that still stands at Harris-Lake Park High School in northwest Iowa. But he pretty much hung up his running shoes when he attended Worthington Junior College and then the University of Minnesota, pursuing a degree in mortuary science.
Then a few years ago, Al now a 50-some-year-old funeral director in the Twin Cities decided to put those running shoes back on again. Continue Reading