Idit-a-war

With Dallas Seavey of Willow, the four-time champion of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race,  now pushing to overthrow the board of the non-profit organization that runs Alaska’s Last Great Race, one […]

100-foot waves

The 100-foot waves one knowledgeable weather watcher thought might develop south of the Aleutian Islands on Thursday apparently never materialized, but the climatic monster created by the merger of two North Pacific […]

Iditarod down

  In the wake of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race’s first, publicly revealed doping case, the International Federation of Sleddog Sports has moved to distance itself from the globe’s premier sled-dog […]

Arctic Not?

  As the Alaska Dispatch News – Alaska’s largest news organization –  was collapsing into bankruptcy in August, owner Alice Rogoff left with her favorite plaything, a website she told friends would […]

No honor

Update: This story was updated to include Joar Leifseth Ulsom’s statement that he didn’t dope his dogs or any others. Just when you think things can’t get much worse for the Iditarod […]