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Joe Kelzer sent along a photo, taken from his hotel window, of ambulances lined up to help the wounded following the bombings in Boston Monday afternoon. His hotel was in lock-down for much of the afternoon.

UPDATE: Local runners OK following Boston Marathon bombings


At least eight marathon runners from the New Richmond, Deer Park, Amery and Somerset areas are apparently fine, following two bomb blasts near the finish line of the Boston Marathon today (Monday).

According to a representative with the New Richmond Running Club, New Richmond resident Joe Kelzer had texted at about 2:50 p.m. Central Time that everyone from the local contingent was OK.

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