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September 21, 2018
Ryan Redington, who finished second in the 2017 John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon, gives a thumb's up to fans at the start of the 2018 race this past winter. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Beargrease sled dog rerouted, shortened for 2019
September 21, 2018 - 5:52pm
May 17, 2018
John Beargrease marathon racer Colleen Wallin descends a hill on the trail between Poplar Lake and Grand Portage during this year's race. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Beargrease sled dog race cuts its distance
May 17, 2018 - 8:36pm
January 30, 2018
A snow flurry falls on John Beargrease marathon racer Keith Aili as he nears the Sawbill checkpoint on Tuesday. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Sawbill a special place for Beargrease mushers, volunteers
January 30, 2018 - 10:20pm
Martha Schouweiler waves to the crowd as she starts the John Beargrease mid-distance race on Sunday, Jan. 28. On Monday, she won the race for the fourth straight year. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Schouweiler claims fourth Beargrease mid-distance win
January 30, 2018 - 5:31am
January 29, 2018
John Beargrease marathon musher Blair Braverman nears the Trail Center checkpoint with two dogs riding in her sled bag. Steve Kuchera / vplay button
Northwoods traffic jam as mushers, dogs push toward Beargrease finish
January 29, 2018 - 6:04pm
January 28, 2018
Blair Braverman slaps hands with a fan shortly after starting the John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon on Sunday. This is the first time Braverman is running the marathon; she has run the mid-distance race. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Serviceplay button
First-day jitters: Nerves, excitement as Beargrease gets underway
January 28, 2018 - 10:47pm
January 2, 2018
Chad Schouweiler runs his team in the Gunflint Mail Run sled dog race last year. Thirty mushers will race 12-dog and eight-dog teams in this year's Gunflint Mail Run, which begins Saturday morning at Trail Center Lodge on the Gunflint Trail. Photo by Jim Stroner
Trails ready for Gunflint sled dog race
January 2, 2018 - 5:24am
February 1, 2017
Ryan Anderson gives his lead dogs, Dolce (left) and Heath, a hug and a rub at the end of the John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon. Anderson took first place in the race. Bob King / Forum News Service
Unlikely strategy secures Beargrease title: Anderson wins for a third time
February 1, 2017 - 9:14pm
January 31, 2017
Beargrease race fans, volunteers and handlers watch racer Colleen Wallin arrive at the Sawbill checkpoint Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2017. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Serviceplay button
Beargrease mushers strategize, reflect in race’s final stretch
January 31, 2017 - 10:41pm
January 30, 2017
 John Beargrease mid-distance champion Martha Schouweiler (left) watches as her lead dog Normandy licks Patty Prudden at the Trail Center checkpoint Monday. Prudden designed and made the Frank Bishop Lead Dog Award that Schouweiler and Normandy are wearing. The award, named for a late, long-time Beargrease volunteer, is given to the lead dogs of the winning mid-distance and marathon teams. Steve Kuchera / Forum Nes Serviceplay button
'It's because of the dogs'
January 30, 2017 - 11:12pm