Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement
Musher Nathan Schroeder of Chisholm is interviewed at the finish of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Wednesday morning in Nome, Alaska, in this image from video. Schroeder, a three-time champion of the Northland's John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon, was the top rookie in this year's Iditarod and finished 17th overall. (Iditarod.com photo)

'Mission accomplished': Northland musher Nathan Schroeder talks about finishing Iditarod

Email

Traversing the ice along Alaska's forbidding Bering Sea coast this week, with no protection from swirling 40 mph winds pushing his sled in all directions, Northland musher Nathan Schroeder glanced back from his sled and caught a strange sight: His lead dogs.

The wind had pushed him ahead of his team.

Get the full story
Subscribe or Log In

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? Activate your account.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us or call (800) 456-8080 and we can help you.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement