2 mushers lead Beargrease
ON THE BEARGREASE TRAIL -- Two area mushers lead the John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon this morning.
Nathan Schroeder of Chisholm and Matt Rossi of Hebster, Wis., are the only two mushers to have left the Devil's Track checkpoint, or 230 miles into the 380-mile endurance test.
Schroeder, who has led for most of the first half of the race, left Devil's Track with 11 dogs at 8 a.m. today, and Rossi left with 12 dogs at 10 a.m.
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