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Bemidji Blue Ox Marathon attracts the fleet-footed from all over America

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BEMIDJI — The first-ever Blue Ox Marathon event is new not just for the people of Bemidji but also for the dozens of runners who have traveled from across the country. As of Wednesday, there were entrants from 23 states, not to mention a few Canadian provinces. They hail from everywhere — Anchorage, Alaska to West Peoria, Ill.


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Zach Kayser
Zach Kayser covers local government and city issues for the Pioneer. He previously worked for the Wadena Pioneer Journal, and is an alumni of the University of Minnesota, Morris. 
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