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Lack Of Snow Won’t Change Beargrease Marathon’s Start Date

The 2015 John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon will start as scheduled, even though there’s not that much snow in northern Minnesota.


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Minnesota Reboots Beargrease Sled Dog Race

Thirty mushers and 420 dogs are hitting Minnesota trails in a rebooted John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon that offers new features to make it easier for fans to follow along. Sunday’s Beargrease is the longest dog sled race in the Lower 48 states and is a qualifier for Alaska’s famed Iditarod.


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New Leaders Bring Fresh Energy To Beargrease

The new leadership for the John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon is optimistic about restoring the race to its former glory.


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St. Paul Winter Carnival Kicks Off Thursday

The “Coolest Celebration on Earth” kicks off Thursday in St. Paul and runs through Feb. 3.


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Teams Getting Ready For Beargrease Dogsled Races

Mushers are getting their dog teams ready for the 28th running of the John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon.