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Alaska's famed sled-dog race to begin with ceremonial run

Published on: Sat, 07 Mar 2015 12:15:28 UTC
News Agency: Reuters
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JUNEAU, Alaska (Reuters) - Alaska's famed Iditarod Trail Sled Dog race is due to get underway on Saturday with dozens of mushers and dog teams beginning their near 1,000-mile (1,609-km) journey through the state's snowy and sometimes unforgiving wilderness.

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