Early this morning crews began the hard work of getting Washington Street race ready for the U.P.200 and Midnight run. (Journal photo by Corey Kelly)
Two excavators distribute snow in front of the Mining Journal office in downtown Marquette.
A crewmember marvels at the completed section of the race track at the intersection of Fourth Street and Washington Street.
There are several road closures in effect in Marquette for the U.P. 200 and Midnight Run sled dog races, which begin in front of The Mining Journal at 7 p.m tonight.