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From Lake County, a sprint for first

February 3, 2011 in Lake County News-Chronicle

Ryan Anderson of Ray overcame a 45-minute deficit to win the 28th John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon by 20 seconds Wednesday morning. Continue Reading&

Guest Commentary: Remember origins of Beargrease

January 27, 2011 in Lake County News-Chronicle

The 2011 John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon begins this weekend. I always look forward to seeing the mushers, the dogs, the “Cutest Puppy” contest, the excitement of the start, the latest news of what’s happening on the trail through Lake and Cook counties. Continue Reading

28th sled dog race is all set

January 26, 2011 in Lake County News-Chronicle

Organizers and mushers have been putting the final touches on the running of the 28th John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon beginning Sunday. Continue Reading