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Dallas Seavey wins third Iditarod sled dog race in 4 years

...hard dog team to keep up with." Royer and Zirkle each attempted to be the first woman to win the race since the late Susan Butcher won her fourth title in 1990. Poor weather south of the Alaska Range this year forced the official start to Fairbanks...
Sterling AK Wedding Brokers is now Safia's Bridal in Soldotna

...and 3-month-old Emma who may be bound to be the next female Iditarod champion in a few years. After all in the Susan Butcher era a nationally popular t-shirt slogan was, "Alaska! Where men are men and women win the Iditarod!" "Last year...
Soldotna Hardware Ice Fishing Derby has great Kick-Off at Sport Lake?

...Christine always puts a big effort into the Derby, hiking into remote lakes that you can't drive to. She's the Susan Butcher of the Ice Fishing Derby and really makes the guys work harder," said Nushart. Once again this year, Soldotna Trustworthy...
Alaskans attend Bush inauguration festivities

...came Mayor George Ahmoagak and Dennis Roper of the North Slope Borough. And Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race champion Susan Butcher mushed her team down Pennsylvania Avenue in the Inaugural Parade.
Filmmaker captures highs, lows of running the Iditarod

...Susan Sarandon and Kevin Costner. In Alaska, however, the first time she had a chance to meet well-known musher Susan Butcher, she shrank away in shyness. ''I saw her, but I just couldn't bring myself to go up and meet her,'' Bouvrie...
Reader favors Susan Butcher Day

...want to respond to the public opposition documented through the TV news ?call-in? survey to the declaration of Susan Butcher Day as a yearly event. I am in favor of having this recurrent celebration. What does it cost to have a day designated...
Montana's Doug Swingley claims third Iditarod victory

...he said. Swingley joins Jeff King of Denali Park and Martin Buser of Big Lake in the three-time winners circle. Susan Butcher of Manley, who last competed in 1994, has won four times. Rick Swenson of Two Rivers is the race's only five-time...
What?s Happening

...Winery wines. There also will be silent auctions and door prizes will all profits going toward the purchase of the Susan Butcher Memorial rowing shell. Admission is $40. Tickets are available at River City Books, Charlotte?s and Sweeney?s...
Sterling's Seavey wins Iditarod

...out there on that trail." Zirkle, 43, had hoped to be only the third woman to win the race and the first since Susan Butcher won her fourth Iditarod in 1990. Before this year's race, Zirkle noted the long time since a woman won. "This...
Speaker Mike Chenault gives Iditarod Champion Mitch & Janine Seavey Legislative Citation

...and has now 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...


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