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Alaska musher Jonrowe's mom faces cancer surgery

...musher and breast cancer survivor DeeDee Jonrowe says her mother is facing her own battle against the disease. Jonrowe told the Anchorage Daily News that her...for a double mastectomy by March 15. Jonrowe had a double mastectomy after her cancer...
Jonrowe pushes through to claim Tustumena 200 title

...before 3 p.m., veteran musher Deedee Jonrowe arrived at Mile 112 of the Sterling Highway...awaiting crowd. Led by Sparky and Dragon, Jonrowe finished the Tustumena 200 Sled Dog Race...19:15. Eight minutes was enough for Jonrowe. "?To beat Cim is always a feat...
DeeDee Jonrowe reaches Cripple before Paul Gebhardt

TAKOTNA - DeeDee Jonrowe was flabbergasted to learn she had beaten front-runner Paul Gebhardt...later by Gebhardt, last year's runner-up. The 54-year-old Jonrowe had passed a musher going the wrong way. But she never expected it...
Jonrowe still leads

...the bumpy Farewell Burn area early this morning, with DeeDee Jonrowe of Willow leading the way. Teams made it through the Alaska...Temperatures on the trail dipped into the 20s below zero overnight. Jonrowe left the Rohn Roadhouse checkpoint at 12:06 a.m. (4...
Jonrowe struggles with sick dog, finishes 16th

...hang on to a top-20 finish. DeeDee Jonrowe of Willow endured a trying 16-hour journey...White Mountain checkpoint. Until Elim, Jonrowe had been maintaining a grip on fourth place. But after Jonrowe left the coastal village and started heading...
Frontrunner Jonrowe scratches

EAGLE ISLAND - Willow musher DeeDee Jonrowe, one of the pre-race favorites in this...running along the frozen Yukon River. Jonrowe, of Willow, scratched while running...longer trust what's happening,'' Jonrowe said. ``It's mental - it's not...
Jonrowe takes early lead into Finger Lake

FINGER LAKE, Alaska - DeeDee Jonrowe of Willow was first into this tent camp...climb toward the towering Alaska Range. Jonrowe arrived at Finger Lake at 6:18 a.m...think it's going to be a necessity,'' Jonrowe said. ``You'll see people a little...
Juneau Empire Online Archive Local News: King, Jonrowe neck-and-neck 3/16/98

...GRILLO / THE ASSOCIATED PRESS King, Jonrowe neck-and-neck Top racers a day...Peninsula village today, with DeeDee Jonrowe running just a minute behind as leaders...Koyuk at 7:42 a.m. with eight dogs. Jonrowe, from Willow and a perennial front-runner...
Iditarod mushers start for Nome

Veteran musher DeeDee Jonrowe was dressed in her signature hot pink parka trimmed with wolverine and wolf fur on Sunday as she crossed the start line in the...
Returning to Action, Ready to Race

...of chemotherapy, veteran musher DeeDee Jonrowe says she will take on another challenge...The Iditarod is my wellness," said Jonrowe, who was diagnosed with breast cancer...God has allowed me to do in my life." Jonrowe, who began chemotherapy in mid August...


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