John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon underway

Updated: January 27, 2020 05:24 PM

Up north, the 36th annual John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon is underway. 

Several thousand people were in Duluth Sunday morning to watch the mushers take off. 


There are 14 teams running the full marathon. The nearly 400-mile race is a qualifier for the Iditarod in Alaska. 

Teams are expected to finish the race Tuesday afternoon. 


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