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Mushers sign up for 2016 Yukon Quest

...2016, and ends in Whitehorse.The top three mushers from last year's race will be returning for 2016: Champion Brent Sass of Eureka, second-place finisher Allen Moore of Two Rivers and third-place finisher Ed Hopkins of 10 Mile, Yukon...
Wildfires grow in number, but no new evacuations

...neighborhoods fled during voluntary evacuations. Among those affected was Yukon Quest International Sled Dog Race champion Brent Sass, who transported his sled dogs to Fairbanks, but he remained at his home near Eureka with his dog Silver to wait out...
Wildfires blister Alaska with increased frequency, intensity

...sled racing champion to evacuate his animals along with some of the people in the remote community of Eureka. Musher Brent Sass posted on his kennel's verified Facebook account that he was "preparing the homestead for the worst but hoping for...
Burgeoning wildfires in Alaska prompt more evacuations information spokesman Pete Buist said.Fires near Eureka forced Yukon Quest International Sled Dog Race champion Brent Sass to take his dogs to Fairbanks, TV station KTUU reported. Sass did not immediately respond to a message left by The...
Mitch Seavey is first Iditarod musher to reach Ruby

...covered the route from Tanana in 18 hours, 51 minutes.A host of mushers were en route on the Yukon to the village.Brent Sass, who last month won the thousand-mile Yukon Quest International Sled Dog Race, was disqualified Tuesday because the...
Eureka musher Brent Sass wins Yukon Quest sled dog race

FAIRBANKS - Brent Sass has won the Yukon Quest International Sled Dog Race.The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported he crossed the finish line in downtown...
2015 'I-Did-A-Detour' start moved to Fairbanks

...Kotzebue, Rookie.69 - Timothy Hunt, M, Marquette MI, Veteran.70 - Wade Marrs, M, Wasilla, Veteran.71 - Brent Sass, M, Eureka, Veteran.72 - Yuka Honda, F, Whitehorse YT CANADA, Rookie.73 - Cindy Gallea, F, Wykoff MN, Veteran...
Defending champion Moore draws No. 1 bib in Yukon Quest

...cheers from the crowd estimated at more than 400 people at the Yukon Convention Centre.Leaving in second place will be Brent Sass, and this might be deja vu for race fans.Sass, from Eureka, Alaska, jostled for first place with Moore throughout...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down for March 16, 2015

...Lions Club and others, and the fans - for whom this all takes place.Thumbs down to the Iditarod. Last week, musher Brent Sass was booted from the race. His crime? Carrying an iPod Touch with him to listen to music. The iPod Touch can connect...
21 mushers already signed up for 2015 Yukon Quest

...Saturday, followed by defending champion Allen Moore. Brent Sass, who led for most of last year's race before an injury...I think big picture, it's going to be the same Brent Sass that has run the Quest eight other times."


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