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Running man: Blau’s path takes him down every street in Minneapolis

July 27, 2012 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