Up North

Up North: The U.S. Sweden Soccer Exchange

A youth soccer exchange has connected Duluth and Sweden since 1997, and the 18th Annual Lake Superior Open continues to break language barriers and score goals bringing together youth from the U.S., Sweden and now Canada.

  • Up North: Another Successful ALS Walleye Tournament
  • Up North: Mayhem on the Mountain
  • Up North: Big Money at Mesaba Country Club
  • Up North: Another Minnesota Fishing Opener

  • Kayaing down Lester River in Duluth Up North: Kayaking On Lester River

    Even though it's only March, kayakers were drifting down the Lester River in Duluth for the fourth annual Lester River Race, kicking off the kayak racing season. Eyewitness Sports goes Up North every Wednesday during Eyewitness News at Ten.

  • Runners Start Training for Grandma's Marathon

     Don't look now, but the biggest Northland summer tradition, Grandmas Marathon is less then 100 days away, and training is well under way for runners of all ages and skill caliber.

  • North Shore Rugby Looks to Add Girls Team

    On a world scale, rugby can sell out areas in front of thousands of fans. In Duluth, there may not be thousands of fans but the rugby scene is growing. The North Shore Rugby Club has even added a girls team.

  • Vintage Sleds at Fish Lake

    If you have ever worked on a snowmobile, you probably agree that patience and elbow grease is a necessity, even more so when your working on a sled over fifty years old.

  • Dan Cnossen Skiing with Dan Cnossen Up North

    Dan Cnossen skied in Duluth for the first time on Sunday. The Massachusetts native completed the American Birkebeiner in Hayward, Wis the day before. Keep in mind, he doesn't have legs, and uses just his arms.  Eyewitness Sports features the Up North segment every Wednesday at Ten.

  • Best of the Best at State Ski Meet

    Giants Ridge Resort was home to the state ski meets, that kick off the winter sports state tournament season in Minnesota. The best of the best at the high school level in Minnesota hit the slopes and hills near Biwabik for the state meet.

  • Freestyle Skiing at Spirit Mountain Freestyle Skiing at Spirit Mountain

    Spirit Mountain hosted the annual USSA Central Region Championships over the weekend. As the top skiers are selected to represent the Midwest. 

  • 12th Annual Rock On Competition at UWS

    Colleges will compete against each other in anything, including rock climbing as was the case for the 12th annual Rock On Rock Climbing Competition at the University of Wisconsin Superior.

  • Great Lakes Pond Hockey Classic

    The 12th annual Great Lakes Pond Hockey Classic had a new home this year away from the lake due to poor ice conditions, but the atmosphere of the yearly winter tradition still maintained the same atmosphere as when it's on Lake Superior.

  • Three of a Kind For the Greenway Raiders

     In the game of hockey a hat trick is scored when a player scores at least three goals in the same game, and for the Greenway Nashwauk-Keewatin Raiders the odds have gone in the favor in a different kind of three. Triplets.

  • Up North: Annual Atmore Memorial FIS Ski Slalom

    Spirit Mountain hosted the 38th annual Atmore Memorial FIS Ski Slalom in frigid temperatures over the weekend. It's one of the largest ski races in the Northland also a homecoming race for others.

  • Outdoor Hockey is Finally Here

    Some would tell you that the cold temperatures couldn't come soon enough as it is finally cold enough for outdoor hockey rinks to be put to full use across the Twin Ports. Eyewitness Sports features the Up North segment every Wednesday at Ten.

  • Recapping Up North Across the Northland in 2015

    The Year 2015 is just about in the history books and with that it was quite the year for outdoor fun in the Northland. Northeast Minnesota, and Northwest Wisconsin have some of the best outdoor activities in the country and each week we try to explore one that is taking place.

  • Snowshoeing Through Hartley Park

    Heavy snow, and winter conditions don't have to slow you down when getting outdoors. Day Tripper of Duluth has you covered in several aspects. WDIO Sports Reporter Alec Ausmus took on snowshoeing at a local park in Duluth.