Richard Walker
3/19/16
Iditarod 44 represented all that is surprising and unpredictable about Alaska, as well as all that is gritty and indomitable about the human spirit...
Richard Walker
3/11/16
The leading teams were nearing McGrath late March 8, roughly one-third of the way to the finish line at Nome...
Richard Walker
3/3/16
All of the season’s majors and qualifiers have been raced. Mushers and dogs have put their training and preparation to the test...
Richard Walker
1/19/16
Pete Kaiser of Bethel told KYUK Public Radio that his strategy in the 2016 Kuskokwim 300 would be similar to last year’s: maintain a conservative pace for his dogs to Kalskag, “try...
Richard Walker
11/5/15
The 2016 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race is five months away, but 71 mushers had registered as of November 3 for the 1,000-mile race from Anchorage to Nome, which begins March 5...
Ray Gaskin
3/30/15
Chuck Schaeffer, one of four Native Americans who entered the 2015 Iditarod, sipped a cup of what he called “cowboy coffee” at his kitchen table near Willow, Alaska and patiently a...
Richard Walker
3/18/15
Two days before he crossed the finish line in Nome, Alaska, Dallas Seavey’s lead was beginning to widen between himself, Aaron Burmeister, and his father, Mitch, in the 43rd Iditar...
Richard Walker
3/11/14
When night fell on March 10, the winner of the 2014 Iditarod was going to be Jeff King or Aliy Zirkle. By morning, the positioning of the leaders had changed three times...