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A pair of USXC racers jump across the starting line during the J&K Marine Beach Bar 200 snowmobile races Saturday afternoon on Big Detroit Lake. DL NEWSPAPERS/Brian Basham

Subzero temps don’t stop racers from taking to Detroit Lakes’ ice

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After blizzard conditions swept through the lakes area Friday night, it looked like the J&K Marine Beach Bar 200 USXC Late Model Cross Country Snowmobile Races, set for Saturday morning in Detroit Lakes, might be in jeopardy.


“When I went to bed Friday night, I was wondering if we were even going to have a race Saturday,” said Brian Nelson, owner of USXC Racing.

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