Ben Matheson, APRN Contributor


Tuesday, March 8th’s Three to Read: catch up on Iditarod 44

Two days into the race, Iditarod strategies are coming into sharper contrast. As mushers leapfrog one another, here's what you need to know to be up to speed on the 2016 Iditarod. Run/Rest Quick...

Hugh Neff Arrives in Rohn in Iditarod 44

Yukon Quest champion Hugh Neff is the first musher into the Rohn checkpoint, arriving at 3:57 with all 16 dogs. As of 5:00 Monday afternoon, 20 mushers have followed him out of the Rainy Pass...

PHOTOS: 85 Iditarod mushers head for Nome

Hundreds of race fans lined the chute on Willow Lake to send off one of the largest fields in years under warm March sunlight.
Two Anchorage-based Team Norway fans at the 2016 Iditarod starting line in Willow. (Photo by Ben Matheson)

Photos: 85 Mushers run in ceremonial Iditarod start

Photos from the 2016 Iditarod ceremonial start by Ben Matheson, Zachariah Hughes and Patrick Yack.