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Seavey expected to win Iditarod early today

...Dallas Seavey pulled out of the White Mountain checkpoint, 77 miles from the...father, Mitch Seavey. Dallas left White Mountain with 10 dogs in his team; Mitch...and was scheduled to leave the White Mountain checkpoint just after 10 p.m...
King leads Iditarod, 1st out of White Mountain

...competitor have completed mandatory eight-hour layovers and begun the final 77-mile run to Nome.King departed White Mountain at 4:02 p.m. Monday. He dropped one dog and left with 11.He had reached the village at 7:02 a.m., 57...
Sorlie keeps lead out of White Mountain

...musher to reach the village of White Mountain, 77 miles from Nome. Sorlie...layover all mushers must take at White Mountain, an Eskimo village of 200. The...above freezing when Sorlie reached White Mountain with eight dogs. "He was tired...
Defending champion retains Iditarod lead

...leg of Alaska's 1,000-mile Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.Seavey was the first to arrive at the checkpoint at White Mountain, 77 miles from the finish line in Nome. Seavey, who is seeking his third Iditarod win, arrived at 10:10 a...
Man arrested on White Mountain pot charge

...Alaska State Troopers in Nome say a man has been arrested for allegedly trying to smuggle marijuana into the village of White Mountain. Jared Buffas was arrested Saturday afternoon. Troopers say they received an anonymous tip that the 25-year-old...
Man dies in boating crash

WHITE MOUNTAIN - A 60-year-old White Mountain man died when his river boat collided with a boat going the...narrow bend of the river. No other injuries were reported. White Mountain is on the west bank of the Fish River. The community of...
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Four die in house fire in Western village

ANCHORAGE - Four people have died in a house fire in the western Alaska village of White Mountain. Alaska State Troopers said the dead were White Mountain residents 71-year-old Josephine Lincoln, 51-year-old Frank Oksok- taruk, 43-year-old...
Photo: Morning exercise

Gordon Blue exercies Patch, his female Blue Heeler/Springer Spaniel mix in the Mendenhall Wetlands State Game Refuge on Wednesday. Fresh snow from Tuesday's storm coats the peaks of Mount McGinnis, left, and Stroller White Mountain in the background.
Survey finds widespread violence against Nome-area women the Bering Sea coastal town of Nome, the area includes the communities of Shishmaref, Unalakleet, White Mountain, Gambell and Shaktoolik.The study mirrors a pattern of high rates of violence against women statewide, the Alaska...
Waiting for White Mountains? Good luck!

...absent is one of the first athletes to complete the Alaska Grand Slam, Juneau's Houston Laws. He ran last year's White Mountain 100 in 22.7 hours. Juneau's Dan Lesh also ran the epic event last year in 23.7 hours.Conditions change every...


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