Tag: Iditarod

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 […]

Urine science

News analysis Do the dominate mushers in Alaska’s Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race know more about the 1,000-mile, ultramarathon’s first, high-profile, sled-dog doping case than has been publicly revealed? The question has […]

Idit-a-dope

  The small and insular world of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race was exploding Wednesday amid suggestions a saboteur might have been stalking the Nome finish line this March. There was […]

Yukon madman

  With the ruins of yet more cabins along the Yukon River still smoldering, some among the 178 residents of the tiny, riverside village of Grayling¬†are reported to be standing guard as […]

Home safe

Sometimes it is good to find a story with a happy ending. This is one such story.   More than two weeks after disappearing into the urban jungle of Alaska’s largest city, […]