Iditarod registration opening draws 60 mushers

ANCHORAGE - Organizers of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race said 60 mushers...Organizers said 36 mushers signed up at Iditarod Trail Committee headquarters in Wasilla...Seavey. Mackey skipped this year's Iditarod.The race begins with a ceremonial...
River data gathered as safeguard against mining Triex Minerals Corp., a Canadian mineral exploration company that was looking at the deposit in 2006.During the 2008 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race, students and elders rallied at the Elim checkpoint to protest the idea of uranium mining.Hal Shepherd...
Alaska mushers in lead on Iditarod's final stretch

...conditions, the final stages of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race were coming down...flying through there," King told the Iditarod website following Sunday's run between...taking the crown in 1985.King won the Iditarod in 1993, 1996, 1998 and 2006. Rick...
Iditarod racer flown to hospital with broken ankle after ordeal

ANCHORAGE - An Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race musher was flown...marked the early part of this year's Iditarod, which started Sunday with 69 mushers...a lot of heaven to be seen along the Iditarod route. But, he said, "that part...
Iditarod starts in Willow

...en route to the town of Nome when the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race began many Scandinavians here because the Iditarod is the world standard for long-distance...all had independent plans to race the Iditarod, "and it was this year."She is a...
Iditarod: Five things to know about standout finishes

ANCHORAGE - In the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race, there's always...five things to know about some of the Iditarod's most memorable finishes.WINNING...Swenson, who went on to become the Iditarod's only five-time champion.QUEENS...
Iditarod draws mushers from around the globe

...Canadians, you'd be wrong.This year's Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race features a Swede and five...fifth Alaska race."He knows how to win the Iditarod," Seavey said.Sorlie said the Iditarod is the world standard, and that's what...
Iditarod's official start could move to Fairbanks

FAIRBANKS - The Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race's competitive...the top of Rainy Pass to Nikolai," Iditarod race manager Mark Nordman wrote in an...would remain the same.An email to the Iditarod Trail Committee from The Associated...
Mackey skips Iditarod; will race Fur Rondy

...ANCHORAGE - A four-time champion of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race is sitting out this...a piece of fudge during last year's Iditarod.Mackey said his last tooth fell out...I knew last year at the end of the Iditarod that this was coming," he said...
Party atmosphere marks Iditarod's ceremonial start

...the jovial celebratory kickoff of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race in Anchorage.Sixty-nine...and they intend to make attending the Iditarod start an annual family reunion.Later...temperatures have been a headache for Iditarod officials this winter. In fact, temperatures...


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