Tag: Lance Mackey

One for the road

Alaska’s largest newspaper appears to have caught the state’s favorite musher – four-time Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race champ and beloved outlaw Lance Mackey – starting The Last Great Race the old-fashioned […]

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 […]

Railroaded?

An informal panel that met for eight hours over the course of two-days in private in Fairbanks has upheld the Yukon Quest International Sled Dog Race decision banning musher Hugh Neff from […]

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 […]