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Mushers embark on new route across Alaska as Iditarod begins

...through the state, and it's still a thousand miles, and it's still through some rugged country," Kaiser said. Lance Mackey is running the race with a young dog team and is handling the changes in stride. The four-time champion said the...
Dallas Seavey wins third Iditarod sled dog race in 4 years

...scratched, and one was disqualified. Two dogs have died in this year's race, including one that was hit by a car after getting loose during the ceremonial start. The other dog that died was on the team of four-time champion Lance Mackey.
Seaveys take top spots in Nome

...Nine racers later scratched, and one was disqualified. Two dogs have died this year, including one that was hit by a car after getting loose during the ceremonial start. The other dog was on four-time champion Lance Mackey's team.
Mackey enters Yukon Quest

FAIRBANKS (AP) - A four-time champion of the Yukon Quest sled dog race is getting back into the competition. Lance Mackey on Monday signed up for the 1,000-mile race between Whitehorse, Yukon Territory, and Fairbanks. Mackey, 44...
Speaker Mike Chenault gives Iditarod Champion Mitch & Janine Seavey Legislative Citation

...joined an illustrious club of multiple champions, including Jeff King, Martin Buser, Rick Swenson, Susan Butcher, Lance Mackey, Doug Swingley and Robert Sorlie. We also congratulate Mitch Seavey's canine athletes, including lead dog Golden...
'Coming together'

...for the paycheck and the good times."Eventually Beals started purchasing dogs from the Seavey's kennel and from Lance Mackey's Comeback Kennel to build his own, now called Turning Heads Kennel. But Beals said he doesn't much care about...
Legendary Knik musher's life chronicled by Chugiak grad

...fellow mushers and family."Reading 'Champion of Alaskan Huskies' was like reliving a part of my upbringing," said Lance Mackey in a press release announcing the book's release. "Joe would be pleased with his story being told."Iditarod veterans...
Drug testing -- for humans -- comes to Iditarod

...are legal -- as much more harmful and addictive gateway drugs to even more elicit substances. Even Alaska's own Lance Mackey -- three-time Iditarod champ, four-time Yukon Quest winner, and a recipient of the prestigious award for the...
T-200 seeking race poster submissions

...mushers are signed up for this season's race, including former Kasilof resident and current "IditaQuest" champion Lance Mackey, Ryan Redington of Wasilla and Anjanette Steer of Sheep Mountain. The early incentive deadline to sign-up for the...
It's all coming together for Tustumena 200

...champions, including Cim Smyth, the 2004 and defending champ; his brother Ramey Smyth, the 1998, '99 and 2002 champ; Lance Mackey, the 2008 champ; and Jeff King, the 2000 and 2001 champ. The race field this year also includes several foreign...


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