FAIRBANKS-Here's your Saturday Iditarod leader's update.
Two Rivers musher Aily Zirkle has taken the lead in the 2014 Iditarod race. She left Kaltag over 2 hours ahead of Martin Buser's 2nd place team. Nicolas Petit, Sonny Lindner, and Jeff King make up the rest of the top 5. The leader Zirkle is running with a team of 12 dogs, while the rest of the top-5 have teams of 14 still pulling. The next stop for the leaders is Unalakleet, just under 100 miles run from Kaltag.