Eureka musher Brent Sass wins Yukon Quest sled dog race

...Sass will get nearly $30,000 for the win and 4 ounces of gold nuggets for being the first musher to the halfway point of Dawson City, Yukon.Moore and Sass left the rest of the Quest field far behind. The next closest competitor, Tagish, Yukon, musher...
Empire Editorial: Two hundred years of peace between America and Canada

...South Korea and Japan.One hundred years ago this week, the Dawson News telegraphed this newspaper, saying: "Greetings and congratulations...and less discord.As the Empire said in its response to the Dawson News telegram 100 years ago, "Let Alaska-Yukon influence...
2015 'I-Did-A-Detour' start moved to Fairbanks

...three Iditarod's, heard about the change while waiting in Dawson City for her husband, Allen Moore, who is running the Yukon...Bearss, M, Anchorage, Veteran.52 - Brian Wilmshurst, M, Dawson City YT CANADA, Rookie.53 - Rob Cooke, M, Whitehorse YT...
3 more teams drop out of 1,000-mile Yukon Quest

...leader that was willing to run up front.He says his dogs were physically strong but mentally tired and he returned to Eagle.Magnus Feren Kaltenborn, who was running last, scratched in Dawson City.Ten teams have scratched and 16 remain.
Juneau Capitals win Yukon hockey tournament

...Liebelt and Corrigan scoring two apiece, Cameron Smith one goal with assists by Owen Squires and Dalton Hoy. The Capitals topped Dawson City 6-2 next with four goals from player of the game Jaime Hort (assists Corrigan, Bosse, Tyler Weldon) and Squires netting...
Walter Dawson

Walter Dawson died peacefully in Juneau Alaska on December...on January 7th, 1928 to Cora and Floyd Dawson. Walter was the seventh of fourteen siblings...proceeded in death by his daughter Cora Rose Dawson, his parents Cora and Floyd I. Dawson...
Sidewalk Poll

...optimistic side; let's put it that way."- Liz Lucas, retired schoolteacher"Half full. I'm optimistic."- Louise Dawson, retired teacher"Half empty."- Bob Thompson, clerk"Half full. More positive."- Claire Dyar, barista
Juneau Nordic Ski Team competes with state's best at Besh Cup

...FXC - 31:16.2; 5. Logan Mowry, FXC - 31:23.8; 6. Dawson Knopp, ANR - 31:26.0; 7. Hamish Wolfe, APUNSC - 31...31:38.4; 3. Riley Bickford, APUNSC - 31:46.3; 4. Dawson Knopp, ANR - 31:52.9; 5. Matthew Hoefler, AWS - 31...
JDHS hockey sweeps Houston

...Sunday with a 5-4 defeat of the Peewee Mustangs in the final.Ten teams played in the tournament including Tok, Watson Lake, Dawson City and Fort Nelson, B.C., which took the bronze. This is the Capitals first-ever tourney title, according to the...
Today In Sports History for Wednesday, Feb. 4

...NFL history, and four linemen are elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame, along with one senior committee choice. Martin is joined by Chris Doleman, Cortez Kennedy, Willie Roaf, Dermontti Dawson, and senior selection Jack Butler.


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