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Brent Sass outduels Allen Moore for Yukon Quest win

Brent Sass outduels Allen Moore for Yukon Quest winSass has been trying to win the Quest for years. This year, he gave up a 10-hour lead to two-time defending champion Allen Moore, who refused to give up easily.

Mushing legend George Attla dies

Mushing legend George Attla diesAlaska Native dog mushing great George Attla has died.

Moore claims lead in the Yukon Quest as top two head for Two Rivers

The race for the finish line is on after Brent Sass gave up a 10-hour lead Sunday on Allen Moore’s dog team.

Layovers vital to Yukon Quest mushers, dogs

Layovers vital to Yukon Quest mushers, dogsAfter Yukon Quest mushers arrive in Dawson City, they drive their teams head across the Yukon River to a public campground, where handlers build elaborate camps for the dogs.

Lack of snow pushes Iditarod restart to Fairbanks

The lack of snow in the Alaska Range has persuaded the Iditarod Trail Committee to move the race start to Fairbanks.

Brent Sass first Yukon Quest musher to reach Dawson

Brent Sass first Yukon Quest musher to reach DawsonBrent Sass was the first Yukon Quest musher to arrive yesterday in Dawson City, the halfway point on the Yukon Quest trail.

Eaglecrest to reopen Porcupine lift this weekend

Eaglecrest to reopen Porcupine lift this weekendEaglecrest crews used last week’s cold snap to make some snow on the lower mountain, and Mother Nature added a few inches of her own this weekend.

Yukon Quest trail puts dog sled designs to the test

Yukon Quest trail puts dog sled designs to the testOn the Yukon Quest Trail, there are a few things mushers have to be especially picky about including a sturdy sled.

Report: Juneau’s Parks & Rec at risk of failure

Report: Juneau’s Parks & Rec at risk of failureKirk Duncan took over Parks and Rec Jan. 5. He says he’ll bring new ideas.

Yukon Quest rookies tout knowledge, experience of champions

Yukon Quest rookies tout knowledge, experience of championsOf the 26 mushers signed up to race dog teams in this year’s Yukon Quest International Sled Dog race, 10 are rookies.