Gov., 2011 Iditarod champ push 'wellness initiative'

ANCHORAGE - Gov. Bill Walker and 2011 Iditarod champion John Baker on Friday announced the creation of an initiative that calls on Alaskans from across the state to take it upon...
Iditarod champ Lance Mackey takes up car racing four titles in the Yukon Quest International and Iditarod Trail races are proof. This summer, though, Mackey picked...Dodge Charger SRT, which he received for winning the 2008 Iditarod, his second in a string of four-straight titles.Speed...
Officials unsure what killed dogs during Iditarod

...the death of two dogs on four-time champion Lance Mackey's team during this year's thousand-mile Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.Iditarod Trail Committee Chief Veterinarian Stu Nelson said in a news release Monday that following evaluation...
Burmeister has lead in Iditarod, first to leave Galena

...movement on the leaderboard for the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race on Thursday.Aaron...Foster.Top contenders in this year's Iditarod sled dog race Nearly 80 mushers are battling it out in the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race for this year's...
Philip Esai is Honorary Musher for 2015 Iditarod

WASILLA - The Iditarod Trail Committee has announced that longtime Iditarod volunteer Philip Esai has been named the 2015 Honorary Musher. Each year, the board of directors of the Iditarod Trail Committee has honored one or more people...
Iditarod brings friendship between musher, girl

ANCHORAGE - Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race musher Wade Marrs...Marrs, 23 - a top-20 finisher in the Iditarod, who started mushing before Perry was...true friendship that began at the 2013 Iditarod."He was really nice," Perry said...
Finally some snow for Iditarod mushers

...Winter has finally cooperated with the Iditarod.More than four inches of new snowfall...the chief executive officer of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race, when he arrived...Seems a little bit more like the Iditarod when you actually have some snow around...
Iditarod show goes on despite lack of snow in Anchorage

...there is one day when mushers in the Iditarod sled dog race don't have to worry about...the traditional ceremonial start to the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race. City crews overnight...started Saturday morning in very un-Iditarod like conditions, almost 40 degrees with...
Little Huslia's hustle wins it Iditarod award

FAIRBANKS - Iditarod finishers voted Huslia the best checkpoint...Galena, Olin said.During the race, Iditarod mushers routinely said they felt especially...Huslia had no prior experience as an Iditarod checkpoint. The trail didn't go through...
Book review: "Iditarod: The First Ten Years"

...There was a moment, paging through "Iditarod: The First Ten Years" when I had, the print is surrounded by nine Iditarod champions posing with it in 1984. On...Southeast Alaska, it's easy to see the Iditarod as something far removed from what's...


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