Richard Walker
2/21/15
The recent Yukon Quest provided a look at the mettle of some of the mushers and teams for the upcoming Iditarod, and was a reminder that if you have any expectations in a sled dog ...
Richard Walker
2/20/15
FAIRBANKS, Alaska – The 2015 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race has another Yukon Quest champion on its roster...
1969 Vehlow Maxine George Attla Running Rondy
Richard Walker
2/17/15
An interesting sequence of events occurred in the days before Alaska Sports Hall of Fame musher George Attla Jr. passed away...
Richard Walker
1/6/15
BETHEL, Alaska – The Kuskokwim 300, a highly regarded mid-distance sled dog race in Bethel, Alaska, begins Jan. 16...
Richard Walker
2/22/14
For more than a week, mushers and their dog teams will race across 1,000 miles of rough, beautiful Alaska terrain...
ICTMN Staff
11/29/12
ICTMN recently reported on champion musher Hugh Neff, the 2012 Yukon Quest champion, in the article " A Magic Musher and His Sled Dog Stars ." About his lead dog, Walter, who won l...
Lee Allen
11/29/12
“We are of one spirit --- the energy, the adventure,” says this musher of Alaskan sled dogs...
ICTMN Staff
2/23/12
On April 21 and 23, 2010, using a gun and a knife, a man executed as many as 100 sled dogs in an act that horrified animal rights activists, dogsledders, and the general public...
ICTMN Staff
2/7/11
The slaughter of 100 sled dogs in British Columbia after last year’s Olympic Games is causing outrage and has sparked an investigation, but for aboriginal groups the deed is especi...