Tom Busch Honored by Iditarod

Diana Haecker, APRN – Anchorage

Each year in the Iditarod sled dog race, an honorary musher is the first to leave the ceremonial start line in Anchorage, wearing bib number One. This year, it was Florence Busch, widow of the late Tom Busch. Tom Busch died unexpectedly last November, but he left a legacy in the Iditarod sled dog race as well as Nome radio station KNOM.

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