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Meet the winning couple who captured a Michigan sled dog title. Bruce and Monica Magnusson own a sled dog kennel that’s home to 59 dogs. Read more

Recreation

2014 Beargrease

Phil Bencomo / Lake Superior Magazine

The 30th running of the John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon started on Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014, at Duluth East High School. In all, 28 mushers participated – 10 in the 400-mile marathon and 18 in the 150-mile mid-distance race. Read more

Superior Notes

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Paul L. Hayden / Lake Superior Magazine

The Beargrease Is Back

Just days after organizers canceled the 2014 race because of a funding shortfall, the John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon is back on, with new leadership. Read more

Oct 23, 2013 8:48 AM Superior Notes

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Phil Bencomo / Lake Superior Magazine

Nathan Schroeder and family stopped by the Lake Superior Magazine offices in Duluth to chat about his 2013 John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon victory and his plans to enter the 1,000-mile Iditarod in Alaska. Read more

Superior Notes

Beargrease 2013

Phil Bencomo

Scenes from the Beargrease

Six weeks after the race was postponed because of a lack of snow – and a year after a mild winter canceled it altogether – the 29th running of the John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon got underway on Sunday north of Duluth. Read more

Mar 11, 2013 3:52 PM Superior Notes

Around the Circle This Week: Dogged

The Apostle Island Sled Dog Race concludes; the mystery barrel saga continues; Minnesota cancels its 2013 moose hunt; restaurants battle for the Best Pizza on the Bay title; and a look at the week ahead. Read more

Feb 8, 2013 5:03 PM Superior Notes

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Paul L. Hayden / Lake Superior Magazine

Beargrease Postponed Until March 10

Citing the lack of snow and the hazardous trail conditions, organizers of the John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon have postponed the race until March 10. Read more

Jan 16, 2013 2:38 PM Superior Notes

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Paul L. Hayden / Lake Superior Magazine

Around the Circle This Week: Red-Letter Day for Black Bay

Provincial officials propose a plan to restore fish populations in Black Bay, recovery efforts continue in areas of the BWCAW burned during the Pagami Creek Fire, Paul Sundberg shares his top photos of 2012, and a look at the week ahead. Read more

Jan 11, 2013 4:14 PM Superior Notes

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Paul L. Hayden

No racers put more enthusiasm into their sport than the four-legged athletes that hit our region’s snowy trails each winter. It’s worth braving a bit of cold to join in these exhilarating celebrations of the run. Read more

Recreation

As much as Jennifer and Will love sledding, the dogs seem to love it more. The dogs live to run; it’s their life. Read more

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    Norwest Sled Dog Adventures

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