4 Things To Know For Jan. 31, 2016 Here's a look at the four things you need to know for Jan. 31, 2016.
Beargrease To Start In Two Harbors Over Duluth's Lack Of SnowA lack of snow in Duluth means the John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon will start outside Two Harbors for the second year in a row. Organizers say the race up the North Shore of Lake Superior and back will begin Sunday, Jan. 31.
Defending Champ Wins Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon Defending champion Nathan Schroeder has won the 30th running of the John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon.
Minnesota Reboots Beargrease Sled Dog RaceThirty 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.