Mackey uses Yukon Quest to train young dogs

...finished near the back of the pack of the Yukon Quest, and he's fine with that.Lance...The finish was better than his last Yukon Quest, when he scratched in 2013. Mackey...dealt with health issues.He has four Yukon Quest championships and four Iditarod Trail...
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 Daily News-Miner reports 48-year-old Rob Cooke of Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, claimed the red lantern Friday after what he called "13 days...
Eureka musher Brent Sass wins Yukon Quest sled dog race

FAIRBANKS - Brent Sass has won the Yukon Quest International Sled Dog Race.The...Moore but passed him on the trail.The Yukon Quest covers 1,000 miles of rugged and...Sass dozed off and hit his head on an icy Yukon lake. The resulting concussion ended his...
3 more teams drop out of 1,000-mile Yukon Quest

FAIRBANKS - Three more teams have withdrawn from the grueling Yukon Quest International Sled Dog Race.The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reports Cody Strathe of Ester and Joar Liefseth Ulsom, who...
Juneau Capitals win Yukon hockey tournament team won the championship of the Yukon Bantam Hockey Championships in Whitehorse' the second period.According to the Yukon News, it was the first-ever title for...Capitals head coach Ian Leary told the Yukon News. "So they are very excited."The...
Defending champion Moore draws No. 1 bib in Yukon Quest

WHITEHORSE, Yukon - Two-time defending champion Allen Moore was the first musher to leave Whitehorse, Yukon, on Saturday in this year's 1,000-mile Yukon Quest International Sled Dog Race.Moore drew his bib...
Juneau Soccer Club's Taku Blast, Tempest welcomed Yukon

...boys teams hosted their rivals from the Yukon recently in a series of "friendlies...According to Juneau coach Ben White, the Yukon team's arrival was delayed due to rock...played several Saturday games, which saw Yukon win 4-2 and 3-2, and Juneau winning...
Rugged 1,000-mile Yukon Quest starts

WHITEHORSE, Yukon - A long distance sled dog race considered by some to be more...champion Allen Moore was the first musher to leave Whitehorse, Yukon on Saturday morning.The Yukon Quest race will take dog teams across 1,000 miles of rugged...
My Turn: Governor Walker: Alaska has a place at the boardroom table

...this plan? That's a fair question: our history is littered with the ghosts of past projects left by the wayside: El Paso, Yukon Pacific, Denali. Their names evoke a reminder of our deflated aspirations. The cliched expression is that money walks. If...
Yukon Quest dogs get final vet clearance before race

...clearance to dogs participating in the Yukon Quest International Sled Dog Race.The...begin Saturday in Whitehorse in Canada's Yukon Territory.The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner...Twenty-six mushers, including four past Yukon Quest champions, are signed up for this...


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