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Woman who finished 2nd in 2012 takes Iditarod lead

...out of the previous checkpoint at Eagle Island early Saturday. The 54-year-old...Alaska, dropped two dogs at Eagle Island.Buser is hoping to be only the...p.m. Saturday.Zirkle left Eagle Island more than three hours after Buser...
4 mushers scratch from Iditarod

...He made the decision when he was down to a nine-dog team.Jan Steves of Edmonds, Wash., left the race at the Eagle Island checkpoint. She had 15 dogs at the time, but told race officials quitting was in the best interest of her team.Robert...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...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...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...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...


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