Volunteering in the frigid backwoods

January 1, 2020
Richmond woman volunteers at annual sled dog race In January, visitors are welcome to observe and enjoy the annual John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon, which begins in Duluth and runs along the north shore of Lake Superior. There are two ...

Competitive spirit runs in the family

April 1, 2015
When Rachael, Rebecca and Saul Ellering were students in Melrose, they had no pets in the usual sense. But they had plenty of dogs–big, muscular huskies. They named them, played with them, gentled them, helped to train them, and rode ...