| Mar 5, 2012
| 5:12 AM
Despite near record snowfall, the 40th running of the Iditarodsled dog race kicked off in Anchorage on Saturday. However, only hours after the ceremonial start of the race, Iditarod officials announced the trail's course was being altered due to worsening...
| Mar 8, 2012
| 4:08 PM
The Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Raceis halfway over, with a few mushers delaying their mandatory 24-hour layovers -- and abandoning most hope of catching up with the leaders -- in an all-out drive for the trail’s midpoint.
Race standings updated at 2:...
| Mar 24, 2011
| 11:37 AM
The Rockwood Fire Department will be serving a family style turkey dinner from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. Sunday. Call 814-926-4414 to reserve tickets. Advanced tickets are recommended.
Hooversville Volunteer Fire Department...
| Mar 30, 2011
| 9:28 AM
Meet the candidates
The Roof Garden Patriots will host a “Meet the Commissioner Candidates” during its April meeting. The meeting will be at 7 p.m. April 11. The six candidates vying for commissioner will be able to present their platforms and...
| Jan 10, 2011
| 12:40 AM
As of Sunday evening, only a few dogsled teams in the Copper Basin 300 had made it out of Wolverine Lodge.
Musher Jake Berkowitz was leading the way, about an hour and 20 minutes ahead of Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Rage champion Lance Mackey. Brent Sass was...
| Jun 25, 2011
| 6:03 PM
"I want to do it again" - Those are the words that sent shock waves throughout the mushing community today as four-time Iditarod champion Jeff King caught everyone off guard by showing up at the race headquarters and signing up for the 40th Iditarod. ...
| Mar 3, 2011
| 6:39 PM
Some private land owners say access to their land has been cut off by multiple government agencies. The land owners say they've been running into the problem for years, and it centers on the land's location.
Nine 5-acre parcels of land are...
| Mar 4, 2011
| 10:09 AM
Mushers now have their starting positions for Saturday’s ceremonial start of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race in Downtown Anchorage. The Iditarod Trail Committee released the list late Thursday evening after a celebration at the Dena’ina...
| Mar 4, 2011
| 2:21 PM
1925: In response to a diphtheria epidemic in Nome, 20 mushers and more than 100 dogs relay a 20-pound cargo of serum from Nenana to Nome, covering 674 miles from Jan. 27 to Feb. 2.
A statue of Balto, the lead dog in the team that pulled Norwegian musher...
| Mar 9, 2011
| 5:10 PM
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| Mar 10, 2011
| 7:32 AM
A hand injury early Thursday morning has caused Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race officials to withdraw 2004 champion Mitch Seavey from the race at Ophir.
According to the Iditarod Trail Committee, Seavey was cutting open a bale of straw at the Ophir...