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The 'wilderness' checkpoint: Sawbill a special place for Beargrease mushers, volunteers

By Brady Slater of The Duluth News Tribune - January 30, 2018

Daughter of longtime musher to compete in her first Beargrease race

After five years of learning to train and run a dog team, Andrea DeBoer of Grand Marais is ready to take part in her first John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon. By Lisa Kaczke of The Duluth News Tribune - January 26, 2018

Land of 10,000 Lodges

For each of Minnesota’s glorious lakes, there seem to be several lodges dotting the shorelines. From rustic log cabins in the north woods to majestic resorts on Lake Superior, there’s no shortage of retreats for slowing down, stepping back in time, and making lasting memories. BY RACHEL FERGUS, TAMMY GALVIN, ANNE KOPAS, AND LIANNA MATT OF MINNESOTA MONTHLY - JANUARY 26, 2018

A Cabin in Winter

Column from Ann Markusen - Grand Rapids Herald Review - January 20,. 2017

Bill Blackwell Jr. receives MLK Commitment to Service Award

By Staff Reports from The Cook County News Herald - January 20, 2018

Meet Traci Crotteau, new Boreal development director

By Brian Larsen from The Cook County News Herald - January 20, 2018

Ship Spotter Lays Up For Winter. Aurora Forecast Returns.

The Boreal Ship Spotter layups on boreal.org. The much loved Aurora Borealis forecast steps in.

Introducing Rae Poynter, new author in town

Boreal welcomes a talented author to our community!

North Shore musher gives insider's look at her athletes on the gangline

What makes these Alaskan huskies tick? Veteran musher Colleen Wallin breaks down her team in advance of another racing season. By Scott Stowell Special to the Star Tribune - January 4, 2018

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