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Four-time champion Jamie Nelson starts the 2016 John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon near the Alger Grade gravel pit outside Two Harbors. Race organizers moved the start of the 2017 race to the Lake County Fairgrounds, much closer to town. (News-Chronicle file photo by Jamey Malcomb)
Beargrease start moving closer to town
November 4, 2016 - 4:00am
September 30, 2016
Colleen Wallin and her team make their way down the starting chute at the 2016 John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon at the Alger Grade gravel pit in Two Harbors. (News-Chronicle file photo by Jamey Malcomb)
John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon start returning to Lake County
September 30, 2016 - 4:00am
February 12, 2016
Letter: When a community comes together
February 12, 2016 - 4:00am
February 6, 2016
Colleen Wallin and her team make their way down the starting chute at the 2016 John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon Sunday at the Alger Grade gravel pit in Two Harbors. (News-Chronicle photo by Jamey Malcomb)
Massive crowds turn out for Two Harbors Beargrease start
February 6, 2016 - 4:00am
February 3, 2016
2016 Beargrease champion Nathan Schroeder with his lead dogs Sheriff and Bambi at the finish near Duluth on Wednesday morning. (Bob King / rking@duluthnews.com)play button
‘Your champion, our champion’: Schroeder races to fourth win at Beargrease
February 3, 2016 - 2:32pm
January 29, 2016
Lake County Highway Department operator A. Morris clears the mushers' parking area as Lake County prepares to welcome Beargrease Marathon participants and spectators. (Photo courtesy of Krysten Foster)
Community steps up for Beargrease
January 29, 2016 - 4:00am
January 13, 2016
Marathon racer Blake Freking of Finland slaps hands with fans at the start of the John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon. (Duluth News Tribune File photo by Steve Kuchera)
Beargrease to start in Two Harbors this year and next
January 13, 2016 - 12:41pm
January 11, 2016
Beargrease to start in Two Harbors this year
January 11, 2016 - 3:39pm
February 6, 2015
Marathon racer Blake Freking of Finland slaps hands with fans at the start of the John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com
Local mushers reflect on 2015 Beargrease
February 6, 2015 - 11:15am
February 2, 2015
Colleen and Ward Wallin of Two Harbors share a kiss before Colleen leaves the Finland checkpoint to complete the last leg of the full Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon. Colleen finished 3rd in the race. Photo by Nace Hagemann Photography, www.nacehagemann.com and Nace Hagemann Photography on Facebook.
Wallin finishes third in Beargrease
February 2, 2015 - 2:44pm
January 27, 2015
John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon racer Ryan Anderson of Ray calls to his team to turn left Monday afternoon. Anderson had left Poplar Lake a few minutes before. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com
Beargrease update: Past champs Anderson, Schroeder set up for close race to the finish
January 27, 2015 - 3:40pm
January 26, 2015
Defending John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon champion Nathan Schroeder runs through a snow squall near the Gunflint Trail on Monday afternoon. (Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com)
It's not the cold, it's a cold: Defending Beargrease champ battling bug on trail
January 26, 2015 - 9:44pm
January 23, 2015
Mid-distance racer Alex LaPlante begins the 2014 Beargrease between lines of spectators. Duluth News Tribune file photo.
Beargrease kicks off 31st running in Two Harbors
January 23, 2015 - 3:58pm
January 9, 2015
Beargrease plans to be decided Sunday
January 9, 2015 - 11:24am
December 15, 2014
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Beargrease moves headquarters to Lake County, looks for volunteers
December 15, 2014 - 9:28am