Iditapod bonus: Bridgett Watkins interview with Lex Treinen

A woman ina helmet and parka holds two dogs around her arms
Bridgett Watkins with her dogs Razz (left) and Jefe (Photo courtesy of Bridgett Watkins)

Editor’s note: This extended interview discusses a violent encounter with a moose and might not be suitable for all listeners.

Alaska Public Media’s Lex Treinen gets all the details of rookie Iditarod musher Bridgett Watkins’ run-in with a moose while on a training run near Salcha, in Interior Alaska, in early February.

[Check out more Iditarod coverage here and sign up four our new daily Iditarod newsletter here.]

Previous articlePetersburg residents worry about family and friends in Ukraine
Next articleHere’s what some of the first Iditarod mushers remember about the early years of the 1,000-mile race
Casey Grove is the host of Alaska News Nightly and a general assignment reporter at Alaska Public Media with an emphasis on crime and courts. Reach him at

No posts to display