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Eureka musher Brent Sass wins Yukon Quest sled dog race

...lead after skipping a rest while blowing through the Mile 101 checkpoint as Sass recovered from a draining climb up Eagle Summit. After seeing Moore preparing to leave, Sass ran through the dog lot in his long underwear, threw on his gear and...
Bride dies, groom injured in copter crash after wedding

...when the helicopter went down in mountainous terrain late Friday night while ferrying the newlyweds from the top of Eagle Summit. The helicopter crashed in dense fog near Mile 109.2 of the Steese Highway, northeast of Fairbanks, troopers said...
Police and Fire

...Highway and Lee Smith Drive, a woman, 47, was cited for failure to maintain a safe distance after driving her 1993 Eagle Summit into the rear of a 1993 Dodge Caravan. The Summit sustained $3,500 in damage, while the Caravan sustained $1...
Police and Fire

...Motor-vehicle accidents: At 12:46 p.m. Tuesday, a 2000 Dodge Neon truck, driven by a woman, 26, was struck by a 1992 Eagle Summit operated by a man, 17, near Merchant's Wharf. The man was cited for failure to maintain a safe distance. At 6...
DOT warns about Steese Highway travel

...Thursday with strong winds and 2 to 4 inches of snow. Conditions for travelers will be especially treacherous around Eagle Summit. The Alaska Department of Transportation says crews will work to keep the 3,624-foot pass open. However, motorists...
Regional News
Police & Fire was driving a 1988 Jeep that reportedly stuck a 2000 Mazda driven by a man, 51. The Mazda reportedly hit a 1993 Eagle Summit driven by a woman, 39. Damage was estimated at $1,500 to the Jeep, $3,000 to the Mazda and $3,000 to the...
Juneau is back in the race

...said. "There's not much of a trail. You pick your path and have a good time. "When we went down the backside of Eagle Summit, I honestly thought someone was going to die. There was wind and blowing snow. Nobody could see anything." Bicknell...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

Quest mushers headed for Eagle Summit THE ASSOCIATED PRESS FAIRBANKS - Front runners...International Sled Dog Race were making their way toward Eagle Summit Sunday evening. Eagle Summit, at 3,650 feet, marks the steepest climb...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Sunday morning. From Angel Creek, the teams must climb over 3,480-foot Rosebud Summit and windswept 3,650-foot Eagle Summit before dropping down into the Central Mining District. From Circle mushers follow the river to Eagle, the last American...
Police and Fire

...Lemon Creek Correctional Center. Vehicle accidents: At 7:50 a.m. Wednesday on Egan Drive near Salmon Creek an Eagle Summit, driven by a woman, 34, caused a Mazda Protege, driven by a woman, 27, to rear-end it. The Mazda was then rear-ended...


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