Iditarod Morning: March 9, 2009

Iditarod teams hit the Skwentna checkpoint last night just after 9:00 p.m. In our first morning update, reporter David Shurtleff catches up with mushers Mackey, King, Schnuelle, Burmeister and Rogers at the race restart in Willow.

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