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The True Tale of Togo - Paul McHugh
Togo, the lead dog for champion musher Leonhard Seppala, was the true hero of the original Race for Mercy. In March of 1998, I stretched slightly from my usual beat as outdoors writer/editor at the San Francisco Chronicle to do an “elective,” a feature story on Alaska’s illustrious Iditarod (a long race between sled dog …