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September 21, 2018
Ryan Redington gives a thumb's up to fans at the start of the 2018 John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon in Two Harbors. The 2019 race will start at Billy’s Bar in Rice Lake and end at Grand Portage Lodge and Casino with a shortened distance of 300 miles. (2018 file / News Tribune)
Beargrease rerouted for 2019 race
September 21, 2018 - 4:47pm
January 31, 2018
John Beargrease champion Ryan Redington shares a moment with Archer while Rumba sniffs a snack. (Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com)play button
Patience pays off: More training, new strategy lead Redington to Beargrease crown
January 31, 2018 - 6:37pm
January 29, 2018
Ryan Redington, who finished second in last year's John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon, gives a thumbs-up to fans at the start of the race Sunday. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.complay button
Beargrease update: Redington leaves Grand Portage
January 29, 2018 - 9:50pm
Martha Schouweiler waves to the crowd as she starts the John Beargrease mid-distance race on Sunday. On Monday, she won the race for the fourth straight year. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com
Schouweiler wins fourth consecutive Beargrease mid-distance title
January 29, 2018 - 6:16pm
January 25, 2018
Danielle Crawford competes in the John Beargrease Cub Run. (News-Chronicle photo by Jamey Malcomb)
Kids try mushing at Cub Run
January 25, 2018 - 3:00pm
May 5, 2017
Mike Keyport was recently elected the president of the John  Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon board of directors. (Photo courtesy of the John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon)
Beargrease names new president
May 5, 2017 - 4:00am
February 3, 2017
John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon fans walk through one of Sunday's snow flurries. Steve Kuchera / Duluth News Tribune
Another successful Beargrease start in Lake County
February 3, 2017 - 4:00am
February 1, 2017
Beargrease musher Ryan Anderson reaches the finish line near Duluth this morning to win his third title. (Andrew Krueger / akrueger@duluthnews.com)play button
Anderson wins third Beargrease title
February 1, 2017 - 10:57am
January 27, 2017
John Beargrease spent much of his youth living in a wigwams like the one pictured on the mouth of the Beaver River. (Photo courtesy of the Bay Area Historical Society)
Beargrease helped shape settlement of North Shore
January 27, 2017 - 4:00am
January 21, 2017
Beargrease kids' race canceled; cutest puppy contest to be held as scheduled
January 21, 2017 - 12:37am
December 30, 2016
Ward Wallin races in the 2016 Gunflint Mail Run. Wallin won the 12-dog race that year. (Photo by Nace Hagemann)
Wallin takes another run at accidental win
December 30, 2016 - 4:00am
December 16, 2016
Four-time champion Jamie Nelson starts the 2016 John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon near the Alger Grade gravel pit outside Two Harbors. (News-Chronicle file photo by Jamey Malcomb)
Beargrease moves back to gravel pit
December 16, 2016 - 4:00am
Letter: 'Tis the giving season
December 16, 2016 - 4:00am
December 9, 2016
Beargrease holds fundraiser
December 9, 2016 - 4:00am
November 4, 2016
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
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