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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...
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...
Iditarod registration opening draws 60 mushers

...Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race said 60 mushers have signed up for the 2015 race so far.Organizers said 36 mushers signed up at Iditarod Trail Committee...opening day of registration. Another 24 mushers registered by mail for the 1,000-mile...
Canadian musher to start first in Yukon Quest

...for spectacular crashes if mushers lose control of their teams.Fairbanks musher Tony Angelo said one challenge...on the start doesn't give mushers a race advantage. To offset...second in the race is Eureka musher Brent Sass. Casavant said...
11 mushers scratch, one withdrawn from Iditarod

...continue to take their toll on mushers in the Iditarod Trail Sled...Wednesday morning, 12 mushers from the original field of 69 have scratched. Another musher has been withdrawn by race...Rohn and Nikolai.Another musher, Scott Janssen of Anchorage...
More cold cash for Iditarod sled dog race winner

...the hands of its top mushers.The winner of next...more than what the top musher received this year...and the fifth-place musher will receive $44,300...this year.Overall, mushers finishing in the top...30th place. Every other musher who finishes will get...
Clam Gulch musher: Iditarod was 'frightening'

KENAI - Dog musher Gus Guenther of Clam Gulch...Guenther was one of at least 19 mushers to scratch before reaching...similar stories from other mushers about their difficulty on...Guenther was one of 10 mushers who failed to advance past...
Musher in 1st will get fancy dinner at checkpoint

...Served with port.Alaska musher scratches from Iditarod ANCHORAGE...The 59-year-old Healy musher scratched at the checkpoint...began Sunday in Willow. Three mushers have scratched.The 1,000-mile...the race, and was the first musher into the checkpoint in the...
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...
4 mushers scratch from Iditarod

...NOME, Alaska (AP) - Four mushers scratched Tuesday from the...scratch Tuesday.The Wasilla musher has the flu, and scratched...checkpoint.Another Wasilla musher, Rudy Demoski Sr., also...teams have scratched and one musher was withdrawn.


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