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January 28, 2015
Final 2015 John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon results
The 13 mushers remaining in the 2015 John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon all arrived at the finish line on Wednesday. Following champion Ryan Anderson and runner-up Nathan Schroeder, Beargrease veteran Colleen Wallin claimed third place. Saul Ellering was the last musher to reach...
January 28, 2015 - 9:39pm
Familiar face tops Beargrease: Anderson outduels Schroeder to win second title
When it comes to their public personas, there's not much that separates Ryan Anderson and Nathan Schroeder anymore. They both started mushing as pre-teen boys. They both feature family-run support systems that show up strong at finish lines. And, as of early Wednesday, they're both...
January 28, 2015 - 7:51am
January 27, 2015
Cliffs Natural Resources seeks creditor protection in Canada
TORONTO — Iron ore and coal mining company Cliffs Natural Resources has become the third major U.S. company in the past six months to seek creditor protection for its Canadian arm to try to isolate losses and protect shareholders. The company — which has extensive operations...
business / mining
January 27, 2015 - 5:34pm
Beargrease update: Past champs Anderson, Schroeder set up for close race to the finish
FINLAND - Good friends and fierce competitors Ryan Anderson and Nathan Schroeder are in the lead as the 2015 John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon heads into its final stretch. The two pulled into the Finland checkpoint minutes apart on Tuesday morning - Anderson at 9:56 a.m. and Schroeder...
January 27, 2015 - 3:40pm
Beargrease update: Close race out of Sawbill
Two past John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon champions are in a close battle at the front of the pack of the 2015 race on Tuesday morning. Ryan Anderson of Ray, the 2011 champion, was the first musher out of the Sawbill checkpoint headed back toward Duluth, leaving with a team of...
January 27, 2015 - 8:44am
January 26, 2015
It's not the cold, it's a cold: Defending Beargrease champ battling bug on trail
GRAND MARAIS — Last year it was the cold. This year it's a cold. "The dogs are doing well but I haven't been feeling well," defending John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon champion Nathan Schroeder said Monday at the Trail Center checkpoint. "I've been waking up with these pounding,...
January 26, 2015 - 9:44pm
Beargrease mid-distance race has first-time winner
GRAND MARAIS — John Beargrease mid-distance racer Martha Schouweiler was halfway down Devil Track Lake Monday morning when she started crying. Better pull it together, she told herself. You don't want to win the race crying. "I am absolutely thrilled," she said after winning...
January 26, 2015 - 7:49pm
2015 John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon standings, plus aerial video of race start
All 16 mushers in the 2015 John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon have reached the Trail Center checkpoint as of noon Monday, according to the race website. In the 319-mile marathon event, musher Jenny Greger of Bozeman, Mont. - a Montana State University student and the 2013 Beargrease...
January 26, 2015 - 12:19pm
Updated: Schouweiler wins Beargrease mid-distance race
GRAND MARAIS — John Beargrease mid-distance racer Martha Schouweiler was halfway down Devil Track Lake when she started crying. Better pull it together, she told herself. You don’t want to win the race crying. “I am absolutely thrilled,” she said after winning the...
January 26, 2015 - 12:02pm
Schouweiler wins Beargrease mid-distance race; updated standings
Musher Martha Schouweiler of Irma, Wis., has won the 2015 John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon mid-distance race. Schouweiler crossed the finish line of the 103-mile race at Devil Track Lake, north of Grand Marais, at 7:52 a.m. Monday, according to the race website. She finished third...
January 26, 2015 - 9:41am
2015 John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon standings
Musher Jenny Greger of Bozeman, Mont., held the lead in the 2015 John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon as of 6:45 a.m. Monday, according to the race website. Greger, a Montana State University student, was on the trail north of Devil Track Lake, heading toward the Trail Center checkpoint. She...
January 26, 2015 - 6:45am
January 25, 2015
Amid cameras and cheering, Beargrease teams hit the trail
Among the oodles of spectators for Sunday's start of the 31st John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon north of Two Harbors were a small army of amateur photographers. Everywhere one looked, lenses were trained on yawping dogs and mushers swaddled in Stay-Puft gear. Camera phones? Please....
January 25, 2015 - 9:32pm
January 9, 2015
Suspect sought in daytime break-ins in Lake County
Authorities in Lake County on Friday night were seeking at least one suspect involved in two residential break-ins in the Two Harbors area earlier in the day. The Lake County Sheriff’s Office reported that the first break-in was reported at about 11:15 a.m. on Minnesota Highway...
news / crime
January 9, 2015 - 6:36pm
December 26, 2014
Two Harbors man enjoys mental, physical challenges of climbing year-round
Anyone who talks to Bob Myer will know his one true passion is being outdoors, climbing anything he can sink his picks into, whether it be a rock cliff or a wall of ice. Myer, 59, of Two Harbors has been climbing for 22 years. He started rock climbing and then transitioned into ice...
December 26, 2014 - 10:08pm
December 20, 2014
Lighthouse at Emily's restaurant revived, with changes
The recently shuttered Lighthouse at Emily’s in Knife River will reopen in January, but changes are afoot. The concept of the restaurant will stay the same, but a pending partnership with the nonprofit North Shore Scenic Railroad would make it a destination location in new ways...
December 20, 2014 - 8:33am