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...PEMBERTON The Associated Press EAGLE ISLAND -- Doug Swingley built a substantial...dropped by a musher. Swingley left Eagle Island Saturday afternoon after spending...required break on the Yukon. Also in Eagle Island was Jeff King, who made the 60-mile...
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...continues THE ASSOCIATED PRESS EAGLE ISLAND - Willow musher DeeDee Jonrowe...river checkpoints of Grayling and Eagle Island. ``The dogs come first, and...stopped about 25 miles outside Eagle Island. She said she played with them...
Bears are Boise-bound

...Northwest Championships, including a layout of the Eagle Island State Park course, check out http://www.dyestat...Pacific Northwest's top teams in a 5-kilometer race at Eagle Island State Park. The top two finishes will automatically...
Francis scores region win in Idaho

...Sound off on the important issues at Francis won the Nike Team Nationals Northwest Region Championship race Saturday at Eagle Island State Park in Boise, Idaho. She completed the 5-kilometer elite race in 18 minutes, 20.9 seconds. As a team...
Defending Iditarod champ Jeff King seizes race lead

EAGLE ISLAND - Iditarod mushers drove their teams into a brutally cold wind Saturday...Jeff King of Denali Park pulled the snow brake on his sled and left the Eagle Island checkpoint after resting his team just five hours after a more than nine-hour...
Iditarod officials change course

...the dog teams will head south on the Yukon River to Eagle Island, Anvik and Shageluk and then directly to Grayling. From Grayling, they'll return to Eagle Island and on up the Yukon River to Kaltag. Then mushers will...
Sørlie is first to reach race's halfway point

EAGLE ISLAND - Norway's Robert Sørlie has become...Trail Sled Dog Race. Sørlie reached Eagle Island on the Yukon River at 3:29 a.m...checkpoint and time: 1. Robert Sørlie, Eagle Island, in at 3:29 a.m. today. 2. Jeff...
Sorlie leads into Eagle Island; Boulding quits

EAGLE ISLAND - Robert Sorlie had the same edge two...the handful of tents that make up the Eagle Island checkpoint at 11:30 a.m. AST, he...who was waiting for her husband at Eagle Island. "At this point, that's a huge lead...
Sorlie claims his second Iditarod crown

...original field of 79. Two left the race Wednesday. Legally blind rookie Rachael Scdoris of Bend, Ore., quit at Eagle Island. Karen Ramstead of Perryvale, Alberta, dropped out at Unalakleet.
Mackey maintains Iditarod lead

EAGLE ISLAND - Lance Mackey, the defending champion...Trail Sled Dog Race, arrived at the Eagle Island checkpoint on the frozen Yukon River...of time to spare. He'd arrived at Eagle Island four hours ahead of Schnuelle and Burmeister...


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