Even though it might be spring across much of Alaska, the supremely winter sport of dog mushing is still going strong on the Northwest coast.On Thursday, 18 mushers will take off from Kotzebue in a
After winning his first Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race in 2004, Mitch Seavey spent nine years trying to get his second title, all the time thinking that if he ever reached the burled arch in Nome fir
The North Webster Public Library is going to the dogs when Iditarod Sled Dog Race musher Karen Land and her sled dog, Borage, make a special appearance at the big National Library Week Celebration
The Erhart clan came through as the big winners of the Minto Winter Carnival sled dog races this weekend in the village of Minto.Jennifer Probert-Erhart won the women’s race on Friday, while her hu
Jacksonville’s warm sandy beaches will soon give way to the icy Arctic whiteness of Norway for Larry Daugherty.He can’t wait.The Jacksonville Beach oncologist says he’s “totally excited and stoked”
This year's Iditarod dog sled race ended last month, but Gilman School teacher Jen Reiter is already preparing for next year's race.For thousands of students nationwide, Reiter will be the face of
It ain't over yet. As with last year's North Pole season, this year have no skiers from land to the Geographic North Pole, but an expedition from the Pole to land.
Iditarod finisher Matt Failor had a crew replacement Monday afternoon.Instead of 16 Alaskan huskies pulling his wooden sled, the Mansfield native invited 18 students to experience the prestigious r
As part of the Yukon Quest’s 30th anniversary, Northwestel pledged $1,000 to the Yukon charity of the winner’s choice.
The world famous traveller made call ahead of his latest epic adventure by dog sled to Greeland via the North Pole.'The programme of the Summer Olympic Games features equestrian sport, where these