31 teams have made it to Nome in the Iditarod. All finishers take home $1,049 for their accomplishment, but the top thirty earn additional prize money. Number 30 is Melissa Owens, who arrived in Nome at 11:21 this morning. Owens lives in Nome, and was welcomed by a huge hometown crowd who turned out to cheer her on.
Libby Casey, KUAC – Nome