MN90: Send it by Sled Dog
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MN90: Minnesota History in 90 Seconds
In the 1850s, mail service on Minnesota’s North Shore was notoriously unreliable. That is, until John Beargrease and his team of sled dogs began running mail between Two Harbors and Grand Marais. MN90 Producer Andi McDaniel learns about the man who inspired the annual John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon. (Image by Christine Zenino)
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