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Lack Of Snow Moves Iditarod Start North

Due to the sunnier-than-usual winter, extra snow was driven in for the Iditarod dogsled race in Alaska. The starting point was also relocated farther north, from Anchorage to Fairbanks. The region has been warmer because a jet stream of Arctic air hit the Midwest and east coast instead of Alaska.


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