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A smiling Collin Wallin gives a fist pump to the audience at the start of the 2013 John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon. Steve Kuchera / skuchera@duluthnews.com

John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon canceled

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Pat Olson called the decision "sad" but necessary. The race director announced Thursday that January's John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon races have been cancelled.

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Olson said organizers need more money and a revived spirit, and they hope taking a year off can do it.

"We need to take time to regroup," she said.

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