Bernice Cranston Vavalis

...Vavalis of Marysville, Wash.; Anastasia Chase(Casey Rogers) of Seattle, Wash.; Devin Cranston and Ryan Hobert of Juneau; Willow Abarham of West Palm Beach, Florida; Gabriel Regan, Anna Regan and Jaden Perdon, all of Juneau. She is also survived by...
Lack of snow, warm weather plague Iditarod plans

...greater Anchorage area already has forced the official start of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog race to move 225 miles north from Willow to Fairbanks.The ceremonial start of the race is still planned March 7 in Anchorage.The plan in Fairbanks is to have the...
3 more teams drop out of 1,000-mile Yukon Quest

...International Sled Dog Race.The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reports Cody Strathe of Ester and Joar Liefseth Ulsom, who trains in Willow, scratched Saturday at Eagle.Ulsom reached Eagle in fourth place with eight dogs. He says two dogs were nursing minor injuries...
Lack of snow could change location of Iditarod race start

...move the start of the grueling 1,000-mile competition from Willow to Fairbanks.The event begins with a ceremonial start March...side. Actual racing begins a day later and usually starts in Willow. The trail takes mushers and dogs through the Alaska Range...
2015 'I-Did-A-Detour' start moved to Fairbanks

...Wasilla, Rookie.2 - Dallas Seavey, M, Willow, Veteran.3 - Kristy Berington, F...Fairbanks, Veteran.7 - Lisbet Norris, F, Willow, Veteran.8 - Ellen Halverson, F...Seward, Veteran.11 - Rick Casillo, M, Willow, Veteran.12 - Seth Barnes, M, Nenana...
2015 Iditarod will start in Fairbanks

...much like this year's.The rough going resulted in injuries to both dogs and mushers during the 1,000-mile marathon from Willow (the race's normal restart) to Nome.The race last started in Fairbanks in 2003 under similar circumstances. That race...
Iditarod musher hurt in crash with vehicle

...a driver who left the roadway and crashed into her team near Willow.Karin Hendrickson was running her team along the Parks Highway...been found as of 6:45 a.m. Wednesday, according to the Willow Dog Musher's Association's Facebook page, the television...
Iditarod starts in Willow

WILLOW - A New Zealander was the first musher en...famous sled-dog race by crossing frozen Willow Lake about 50 miles (80 kilometers) north...out on the trail."The Sunday event in Willow followed a ceremonial start Saturday in...
Recent births at Bartlet Regional Hospital

...Marie and Aase Matthew Bertagnoli on Jan. 20, 2015.? A son, Lochlan Robert Whitton, weighing 9 lbs. 7 oz., was born to Willow and Robbie Whitton on Jan. 20, 2015.? A son, Jude Carver Nelson, weighing 7 lbs. 9 oz., was born to Crystal and Joe...
Falcons fall to Warriors

...Warriors with 19 points, Azlynn Brandenburg added 9, Mckenna Dinkel 8, Baham 7, Edwards 6, Towes 5, and Kaylyn Kelly and Willow Drorbaugh 2 apiece.TMHS hit 12 field goals and were 10-of-21 at the charity stripe; Wasilla had 19 field goals, two...


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