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Winter Spectacular

February 4, 2015
Eric Morken | Echo Press
Snowmobile racers come flying around the corner after going by the grandstands at the Viking Speedway during Saturday’s action at the Winter Spectacular. The two-day event featured close to 120 races.
The need for speed
February 4, 2015 - 12:00am
January 9, 2015
Winter Spectacular snowmobile race organizers spread water over the track at the Viking Speedway using a 4,000-gallon manure spreader that’s cleaned out and filled with water before being pulled by a John Deere tractor. (Lowell Anderson/Echo Press)
Wanted: Cold weather
January 9, 2015 - 12:00am
February 5, 2014
Snowmobile racers come around the turn at the Viking Speedway in Alexandria on Saturday afternoon during the finals of the Winter Spectacular. It was the first snowmobile race held at the Speedway since 1984. (Al Edenloff/Echo Press)
Spectacular exceeds expectations
February 5, 2014 - 12:00am
Snowmobile drivers tested their engines while waiting in line for their race to begin at the Winter Spectacular Saturday. (Al Edenloff/Echo Press)
Slick sledding at speedway
February 5, 2014 - 12:00am
January 2, 2014
Snowmobile racers near the finish line during the Dayco Holiday Spectacular that ran at the Viking Speedway on the Douglas County Fairgrounds from 1974 through 1984. (Contributed by SnowTech Magazine)
Sleds back at the Speedway
January 2, 2014 - 2:27pm