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Mushers sign up for 2016 Yukon Quest

...FAIRBANKS - Champion mushers and rookies alike met...race officials said 21 mushers had signed up for the...first-time 1,000-mile musher Andy Pace. His fans and fellow mushers as he became the fifth musher to sign up Saturday...
Rookie musher from California last to finish Iditarod

...FAIRBANKS - This year's Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race has wrapped up, with the final musher arriving in Nome.The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reported that rookie musher Cindy Abbott, from Irvine, California, arrived in Nome seconds before 9:20...
Mitch Seavey is first Iditarod musher to reach Ruby

...Mitch Seavey was the first musher to reach the checkpoint in Ruby, and an up-and-coming musher has been disqualified.Seavey...hours, 51 minutes.A host of mushers were en route on the Yukon...communications device with him. Mushers are not allowed to have contact...
2 mushers scratch from Iditarod at Tanana checkpoint

ANCHORAGE - Two mushers have scratched from this year's Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.Race...came in to the checkpoint Wednesday before scratching.There are 75 mushers remaining in this year's race. The winner is expected early next...
Iditarod musher hurt in crash with vehicle

...A veteran Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race musher is recovering from a broken back and leg...KTUU-TV reported.The 44-year-old musher posted on her Facebook page just after...Wednesday, according to the Willow Dog Musher's Association's Facebook page, the...
Iditarod brings friendship between musher, girl

...ANCHORAGE - Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race musher Wade Marrs shares a special bond with...where they left off."I want to be a musher, really bad," the Anchorage girl get a chance to witness her favorite musher finish first in Nome.Ashley was also...
Crash will keep musher from 2015 Iditarod

ANCHORAGE - An Iditarod musher injured by a sport utility vehicle...started trying to get ahold of local mushers to say, 'My dogs are loose and they're...called Tracey Schaeffer, a Caswell musher, who organized a group to find Hendrickson's...
Philip Esai is Honorary Musher for 2015 Iditarod

...named the 2015 Honorary Musher. Each year, the board...people, not necessarily mushers, who have made a significant...years in search of lost mushers and lost dogs. He regularly...Iditarod succeed. He was a musher from his early childhood...connection to the dogs and the mushers.Philip passed away...
Yukon Quest ends with last musher crossing finish line

FAIRBANKS - The last musher has crossed the finish line in the 2015 Yukon Quest.The Fairbanks...13 days of hell" in the 1,000-mile race.The British-born musher suffered a frost-bitten nose in temperatures that dipped well below...
Fairbanks Mushers Hall to close for the winter

FAIRBANKS - The Alaska Dog Mushers Association will close its Mushers Hall this winter to save money, removing a popular...Oct. 1, so I don't know what we'll do."The Mushers Association, which oversees sprint dog racing in the...


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