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2015 'I-Did-A-Detour' start moved to Fairbanks

Members of the 2015 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race trail committee's...prefer to travel the traditional Iditarod trail," Hooley said. "The "That is the original Iditarod Trail, and we want to go there. But...
2015 Iditarod will start in Fairbanks its 43-year history, the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race will start in Fairbanks.On Tuesday night, the Iditarod Trail Committee board of directors intersects the traditional Iditarod Trail race route.The normal Anchorage...
Lack of snow could change location of Iditarod race start

...snow in south-central Alaska has organizers of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race pondering whether to move the use the traditional route, Nordman said.The Iditarod Trail Committee will decide in mid-February whether the...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down for March 3, 2015

...lack of snow that overheated their engines. After seeing the Iron Dog experience, we're glad the leaders of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race elected to move the start of their race to Fairbanks. The Iditarod just isn't the same without snow...
Philip Esai is Honorary Musher for 2015 Iditarod

WASILLA - The Iditarod Trail Committee has announced that longtime...year, the board of directors of the Iditarod Trail Committee has honored one or more...wife Dora have participated in every Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race as a volunteer. The...
Lack of snow, warm weather plague Iditarod plans

...most famous sled dog race.A lack of snow in the greater Anchorage area already has forced the official start of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog race to move 225 miles north from Willow to Fairbanks.The ceremonial start of the race is still planned...
Juneau teen blazes Iditarod Trail to learn about snow, science

A Juneau teen-ager will be on the Iditarod trail this week, but instead of mushing, he'll be driving...frostbite, but said she knows he's in good hands. The Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race committee said it's hazardous to ride...
Warm weather forces Iditarod start off river

FAIRBANKS - The start of the world's most famous sled dog race has changed again.Authorities with the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race last month moved the start of the race from Willow to Fairbanks because of a lack of snow in the greater...
Pot is now legal

...largest newspaper.Richard Ziegler, who had been promoting what he called "Idida-toke" in a nod to Alaska's Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race, reluctantly called off his party.There's no such pullback for former television reporter Charlo...
Iditarod renews TV deal with Sportsman Channel

ANCHORAGE - Organizers of Alaska's famed Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race have renewed a deal with the Sportsman...updated on the network's website during the race. The Iditarod Trail Committee also provides video footage along the trail...


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