Tegan Hanlon, Alaska Public Media - Anchorage
The 32-year-old Bethel musher is on the trail with most of his sled dog team from last year, and he’s gunning for another victory.
Iditarod race marshal Mark Nordman said the word for this year’s race may be “patience” as teams navigate deep snow along much of the trail.
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The food and gear drop is part of the massive web of logistics to prepare for the annual 1,000-mile sled dog race.
It follows tense state budget battles and accreditation issues for the Anchorage university, and adds additional financial loss to a system that’s already cash-strapped and stressed.
The report found evidence of sexual misconduct by 14 men who worked for the Archdiocese of Anchorage, nearly all of them priests.
The Archdiocese of Anchorage announced the review findings on Thursday.