Updated: 10/26/2013 9:32 PM
Created: 10/25/2013 3:16 PM WDIO.com
It's Playoff weekend in High School Football with Wisconsin kicking off their first round on Friday and Minnesota bracing for round two! Eyewitness Prep Sports Extra will focus on the High School football games going on across the Northland on Friday, October 25 and Saturday, October 26.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 25: WISCONSIN
|DIVISION 5, GROUP A|
|SAINT CROIX FALLS||0|
|DIVISION 4, GROUP A|
|DIVISION 2, GROUP A|
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 26: MINNESOTA SEMI-FINALS
|MOOSE LAKE-WILLOW RIVER||58|
|SECTION 5, 9-MAN|
|SECTION 7, 9-MAN|
Schroeder's Iditarod Run Inspires Learning in the Northland
Northlander Nathan Schroeder and his sled dog team continued their grueling journey across the Iditarod course in Alaska this weekend. The race leader was expected to finish on Monday, but Schroeder was running in 25th place. Still, students in his home town are learning a lot by cheering him on.
Northland Teens Dance Against Cancer
Northland teens participated in the Eighth Annual Dancing Against Cancer Dance Showcase on Sunday. The event has raised over $15,000 for St. Jude's in the last seven years.
Shamrock Shufflers Pub Hop Along 2.8-Mile Run
The Duluth Running Company Shamrock Shuffle covered 2.8 miles and four pubs on Sunday. Participants weren't racing for a title, but for pints. The run ended at Dubh Linn Irish Pub with live outdoor music.
Angels for a Cause
A crowd gathered in Duluth on Sunday to make snow angels for a good cause. Profits from the event went to Lutheran Social Services to help them build the Center for Changing Lives, a new center for homeless youth in Duluth.
Vietnam Says It May Have Found Missing Jet's Door
A Vietnamese aircraft spotted what they suspect may be one of the doors of the missing Malaysia Airlines jetliner on Sunday. Troubling questions are still emerging about how two of the passengers managed to board the aircraft using stolen passports.