Texas Boy with Fatal Illness Becomes Alaska ‘Soldier for a Day’ During Iditarod

A young lad from deep in the heart of Texas with a life-threatening medical condition had his wish come true this week when the Alaska National Guard made him soldier for a day and took him out on the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.Nathan Rothe, a 9-year-old Dallas boy, wished for nothing more than to experience The Last Great Race. Make-A-Wish Foundation decided they could do something to help him out with that.Read more here: http://www.alaskadispatch.com/article/texas-boy-fatal-illness-becomes-alaska-soldier-day-during-iditarod


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