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Aliy Zirkle Leads Iditarod Mushers Out Of Tanana

Aliy Zirkle Leads Iditarod Mushers Out Of TananaAliy Zirkle’s team was the first out of Tanana Tuesday night, leading the field down the Yukon River toward Ruby on the race’s longest leg.

Update: Skier injured in avalanche near Haines

A skier who was testing slopes near Haines for an upcoming international ski competition was injured in an avalanche this morning.

Yukon Quest champ Brent Sass disqualified from Iditarod

Yukon Quest champ Brent Sass disqualified from IditarodBrent Sass will not be able to continue the Iditarod, because he was carrying an iPod touch, a wireless communication device, in violation of race rules.

Iditarod mushers prepare for new route through Interior Alaska

Iditarod mushers prepare for new route through Interior AlaskaThe Ceremonial start of the 43rd Iditarod Monday filled Downtown Anchorage with dogs, fans, and snow trucked in from Goose Lake.

Car strikes, kills loose Iditarod dog on Anchorage street

The 3-year-old husky was part of the team brought to Alaska by Lachlan Clarke of Buena Vista, Colorado.

Juneau musher remembers racing in Iditarod

Juneau musher remembers racing in IditarodBruce Denton of Juneau came in 10th place in 1982.

Iditarod start changes again

Iditarod start changes againAuthorities with the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race last month moved the start of the race from Willow to Fairbanks because of a lack of snow in the greater Anchorage area.

Dick Hotch Tournament commemorates influential Klukwan coach

Dick Hotch Tournament commemorates influential Klukwan coachThe event has continued for more than 30 years. Some teams consider it a warm-up for the Gold Medal Basketball Tournament in Juneau

AWARE to expand Girls on the Run statewide

AWARE to expand Girls on the Run statewideThe state Council on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault is helping to fund the expansion.

With no snow, Eaglecrest sweetens season pass perks

With no snow, Eaglecrest sweetens season pass perksIf you bought an Eaglecrest season pass that you can’t use, you can get a 50 percent discount on rates at the city pools and ice arena.