Refine Search

Iditarod officials must review decision that avoided safer route out of Fairbanks

...Willow with perilous conditions facing the teams. Why race officials didn't move the restart north to Fairbanks to avoid...The only responsible course of action now is for race officials to review the process that led to a decision that...

...Perhaps by not pushing it down long enough, that's why they didn't get the signal to come and get me," he said.Race officials issued a news release Monday saying that Neff had scratched at 7 a.m. in White Mountain after the race sent a volunteer...
Update: Prep skiing schedule changed

...leave another two minutes after that.Saturday's events will feature an individual-start classic race, although race officials reserve the right to switch to freestyle (skate) if the temperatures are significantly warm. The girls varsity...
Extreme Alaska challenge: 100-mile run, with sled

...child's sled remodeled to hold the roughly 25 pounds of gear that will follow him along the paths.Susitna 100 Race officials require runners to pack or drag provisions such as emergency food, a minus-20-degrees-Fahrenheit sleeping bag...
Neither rain nor snow can stop these athletes

...campus is fast becoming a hot spot for the sport. "It's about the worst conditions possible to ride in," said race official Garrett Alexander, also a youth cycling coach with Durango Devo. "You're basically riding in snow and mud, and...
Mitch by miles: Sterling's Seavey wins warmer T200

...And all of the sudden, I was in first place," he said. Seavey didn't realize he'd taken first until the race officials adjusted the layover times at Freddie's Roadhouse, the last checkpoint. "Then, I had a dilemma. I actually...
T200 dogs died of fluid in lungs

...Kuchinka said. "It was nothing (the mushers) could've foreseen ? it was pretty sudden."According to race officials, Gebhardt attempted life-saving measures but could not revive Fox. Tami Murray, T200 president and race director...
Mushers cleared by T200 officials after death of 2 dogs

...2-year-old female on Kasilof musher Paul Gebhardt's team died while nearing the finish of the race. According to race officials, Gebhardt attempted life-saving measures but could not revive the dog. Jack, a 3-year-old male on Girdwood...
Moore wins Yukon Quest

...15-minute lead on Neff but managed to widen the gap, according to the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner.A small group of race officials and spectators greeted Moore in the predawn darkness at the finish line on the Chena River in downtown Fairbanks...
Already looking forward to next year's marathon participate in the Kenai River Marathon as a member of a relay team. We would like to thank the many sponsors, race officials and volunteers for their time and efforts in making this a quality event. Mark your calendars now! You don't want...


  • 150 Trading Bay Rd, Kenai, AK 99611
  • Switchboard: 907-283-7551
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-283-3584
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-283-3299
  • Business Fax: 907-283-3299
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-335-1257
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback