holds a special place in Alaskas history and demonstrates the toughness and determination that sets this event apart from the rest of the world.
veteran Each year, the husky-sled race crosses 1,000 miles of jagged mountain ranges, frozen river, dense forest, desolate tundra and miles of windswept coast.
amp;nbsp;Seavey won the Iditarod
in 2012, 2014, 2015 and 2016.
She said after that initial experience, she crossed the Iditarod
off her bucket list and put it on her to-do list.
The 2016 Iditarod
was delayed because too little snow had fallen at the starting line in Anchorage.
V), a publicly traded mining company, has acquired the Iditarod
Gold project located 35 miles from the Donlin Creek gold project held by Novagold and Barrick Gold in the Kuskokwim Gold Belt of Southwest Alaska.
Critique: A superbly crafted mystery replete with unexpended twists and turns, "Murder on the Iditarod
Trail" clearly denotes author Sue Henry as a master of the mystery/suspense novel and flair for keeping a reader's total and rapt attention from first page to last.
About 200 of those dogs ended up with four-time Iditarod
champion Martin Buser at his kennels in Big Lake about 20 miles (30 kilometers) from the fire.
But then winter came back to Alaska, and the trails became much more like one would expect for the Iditarod
RUBY, Alaska -- A blind dog is helping musher Kelly Maixner find the Iditarod
finish line in western Alaska.
If the work of the Iditarod
Trail Committee were limited to simply staging the Iditarod
Trail Sled Dog Race, it could be accomplished in roughly four and a half months of dedicated work by a crew of about five full-time staff, five independent contractors, and scads of volunteers to make Alaska's own Superbowl-class sporting event, the Iditarod
Trail Sled Dog Race, a success.
Trail Sled Dog Race, called "The Last Great Race," has been held every year in Alaska since 1973.
Adventures: Tales From Mushers Along the Trail
Alaska Airlines reported it will serve as the official airline sponsor of the Iditarod
Trail Sled Dog Race, marking the 36th year the carrier has supported the event.
M2 EQUITYBITES-March 3, 2014-Alaska Airlines sponsors Iditarod