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Quest mushers headed for Eagle Summit

...FAIRBANKS - Front runners in the Yukon Quest International Sled Dog Race were making their way toward Eagle Summit Sunday evening. Eagle Summit, at 3,650 feet, marks the steepest climb in the 1,000 mile race between Fairbanks and Whitehorse...
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...
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...
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...
Repeat Quest win almost certain for Atlin musher Gatt

...headed for almost certain victory in the Yukon Quest International Sled Dog Race. Gatt mushed his 10-dog team over Eagle Summit - well-known for its high winds - under a moonlit sky early today to reach the Mile 101 dog drop at 2:16 a.m...
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...
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...
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Police and Fire

...following too closely at 3:54 p.m. Saturday near Egan Drive and the McNugget Intersection after driving his red 1992 Eagle Summit into the back of a blue 1993 Jeep Cherokee. Damage was $1,000 to the Jeep, $300 to the Eagle. A man, 38, reported...
Police & Fire

...They lodged him at the Lemon Creek Correctional Center. Vehicle burglary: At 10:17 a.m. a woman reported her Eagle Summit had been rifled through Friday night near Spruce Lane. There was no indication whether anything was taken. Found property...
Storm forces closure of Dalton Highway

...News-Miner the gravel road to Prudhoe Bay was unsafe in a weather system that also forced closure of the Steese Highway at Eagle Summit. The Dalton Highway was closed at milepost 275 on Friday. The state's Web site said Saturday it remained closed...
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