Tag: Jeff King

Cognitive gamble

Sleep deprivation study raises questions about whether Alaska’s long Iditarod dog race with little sleep increases Alzheimer’s risk for mushers.

Dog in cuffs

Alaska’s Last Great Race is still a month and a half away, but the Idit-a-craziness has already begun.   Detroit Police had the mother-of-all-dog protesters in pawcuffs this week at the North […]

Seavey wins

Alaska sled dog sports were abuzz Friday with the news that the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race chief of drug testing is out, and three-time Iditarod champ Mitch Seavey, the oldest musher […]

Two saved

This story has been updated When a trio of Iditarod Trail fat-tire cyclists fighting their way through a Seward Peninsula ground blizzard in the dark of the early moring Friday stumbled upon […]

I-did-a-what?

News analysis The most telling observation about the problem today facing the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race comes midway through a December report from a consultant summarizing an anonymous survey earlier sent […]