Iditarod musher Rick Casillo braces his home, kennel for Montana Creek wildfire

Iditarod musher Rick Casillo braces his home, kennel for Montana Creek wildfire

Near Talkeetna, the Montana Creek Fire is estimated to be burning around 250 acres.

Cassie Schirm & Angela Krenzien
Iditarod names new CEO as first mushers register for 2020 race

Iditarod names new CEO as first mushers register for 2020 race

The Iditarod Trail Committee on Saturday publicized the appointment of Rob Urbach as its new CEO starting July 29.

KTVA Web Staff
Preliminary report confirms Iditarod dog died of pneumonia

Preliminary report confirms Iditarod dog died of pneumonia

Pneumonia caused the death of Oshi, the 5-year-old sled dog from 2019 Iditarod musher Richie Beattie's team, according to a report from Iditarod officials.

Bryan Dunagan
Mushing home from Nome: The Reitans embark on 1,400-mile journey to Alaska's North Slope

Mushing home from Nome: The Reitans embark on 1,400-mile journey to Alaska's North Slope

While most who competed in the 2019 Iditarod are resting up from the 1,000-mile trip, 21-year-old Martin Apayauq Reitan is preparing to embark on another long mushing journey. 

Liz Raines
Bethel fans welcome Iditarod 2019 champion Peter Kaiser home

Bethel fans welcome Iditarod 2019 champion Peter Kaiser home

Fans gathered in Bethel over the weekend to welcome Peter Kaiser after winning the 2019 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.

Elizabeth Roman
Igivearod campaign raises over $103K for Alaska schools during 2019 Iditarod

Igivearod campaign raises over $103K for Alaska schools during 2019 Iditarod

A campaign to raise money for Alaska schools along the Iditarod Trail gathered over $100,000 in pledges since March 7.

Jennifer Summers
Iditarod 47 Blog - Iditarod announces 2019 purse spread

Iditarod 47 Blog - Iditarod announces 2019 purse spread

Follow the latest updates from the trail during the 2019 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.

KTVA Web Staff
Victoria Hardwick crosses Iditarod finish line, wins Red Lantern Award

Victoria Hardwick crosses Iditarod finish line, wins Red Lantern Award

Victoria Hardwick, the 33-year-old rookie musher from Bethel, was the last to make it to Nome.

Elizabeth Roman
Iditarod dog that died was carried in sled, reconnected to towline in Nome

Iditarod dog that died was carried in sled, reconnected to towline in Nome

Video of Beattie’s 10:01 p.m. arrival at the burled arch Thursday shows the rookie musher removing a dog from his sled. As the dog staggers, Beattie reconnects her to the towline.

Daniella Rivera
Next stop, Nome: Inside the Safety checkpoint

Next stop, Nome: Inside the Safety checkpoint

For mushers in the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race, reaching the Safety Roadhouse means one thing, just 22 miles to Nome.

Daniella Rivera
Iditarod musher Blair Braverman makes it to Nome

Iditarod musher Blair Braverman makes it to Nome

Blair Braverman finished the 2019 Iditarod in 36th place.

Elizabeth Roman
Iditarod musher Nic Petit sets record straight on his 2019 race

Iditarod musher Nic Petit sets record straight on his 2019 race

In an interview with Iditarod Insider on Friday, the musher explained what happened on the ice outside of Shaktoolik.

Jes Stugelmayer
Sled dog from Richie Beattie's team dies after finishing Iditarod

Sled dog from Richie Beattie's team dies after finishing Iditarod

A 5-year-old sled dog has died after completing the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.

KTVA Web Staff
Trinkets, photos & a beloved volunteer's ashes: Mushers carry more than gear to Nome

Trinkets, photos & a beloved volunteer's ashes: Mushers carry more than gear to Nome

Several mushers heading to the burled arch in Nome carried more than just their required gear with them.

Daniella Rivera
Richie Beattie earns Rookie of the Year as fastest first-timer to Nome

Richie Beattie earns Rookie of the Year as fastest first-timer to Nome

Rookie musher Richie Beattie arrived in Nome at 10:01 p.m. Thursday, in 21st place. His total race time of 11 days, seven hours, one minute and 31 seconds makes him the fastest rookie on the trail this year. 

Daniella Rivera
Kristy, Anna Berington break top 20

Kristy, Anna Berington break top 20

Twins Kristy and Anna Berington arrived in Nome together Thursday, each claiming their best Iditarod finish yet. 

Daniella Rivera
Royer, Zirkle & Drobny place in the top 10, making Iditarod history

Royer, Zirkle & Drobny place in the top 10, making Iditarod history

Together, three women made Iditarod history Wednesday: It's the first time three female mushers have placed in the top 10.  

Daniella Rivera
Burled arch and basketball: Nome has plenty of sports history

Burled arch and basketball: Nome has plenty of sports history

Annual basketball tournament builds friendships and sense of community during Iditarod finish in Nome.

Scott Gross
Aliy Zirkle 4th to Nome in 2019 Iditarod

Aliy Zirkle 4th to Nome in 2019 Iditarod

Aliy Zirkle has finished fourth in the 2019 Iditarod.

KTVA Web Staff
For Iditarod winner Peter Kaiser, mushing is a family affair

For Iditarod winner Peter Kaiser, mushing is a family affair

The Iditarod champion's roots in the sport run deep in family history.

Rhonda McBride
Rookie musher Sebastien Dos Santos Borges scratches in Unalakleet

Rookie musher Sebastien Dos Santos Borges scratches in Unalakleet

Sebastien Dos Santos Borges has scratched in the 2019 Iditarod.

KTVA Web Staff
Veteran musher Jessie Royer takes 3rd in 2019 Iditarod

Veteran musher Jessie Royer takes 3rd in 2019 Iditarod

Veteran Iditarod musher Jessie Royer finishes third in the 2019 Iditarod.

Elizabeth Roman
Bethel's Peter Kaiser wins the 2019 Iditarod

Bethel's Peter Kaiser wins the 2019 Iditarod

Peter Kaiser is the 2019 Iditarod champion.

KTVA Web Staff
The Daily 5: Peter Kaiser cinches victory, a salute to sled dogs & more mushers headed to Nome

The Daily 5: Peter Kaiser cinches victory, a salute to sled dogs & more mushers headed to Nome

Here are five things to know for Wednesday on Day 11 of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.

Daniella Rivera
How to watch the finish of Iditarod 47 live

How to watch the finish of Iditarod 47 live

Join us live in Nome for the finish of Iditarod 47!

KTVA Web Staff
Photos: Dogs of Iditarod 47

Photos: Dogs of Iditarod 47

A tribute to the superstars of the Iditarod.

Daniella Rivera
Dreary finish as sled dogs close in on the burled arch

Dreary finish as sled dogs close in on the burled arch

The last stretch of the Iditarod can be one of the harshest in terms of weather. Thankfully this year it's looking to be nice and calm.

Jeremy LaGoo
Iditarod dogs that don't finish the race get pampered in Anchorage

Iditarod dogs that don't finish the race get pampered in Anchorage

Dogs are fed and examined in Anchorage before being returned to their handlers.

Dave Leval
The Daily 5: Petit scratches, a 3-way battle for first & how to send a 'mushergram'

The Daily 5: Petit scratches, a 3-way battle for first & how to send a 'mushergram'

Here are five things to know for Tuesday on Day 10 of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.

Daniella Rivera
Iditarod musher Ryan Redington scratches in Shaktoolik

Iditarod musher Ryan Redington scratches in Shaktoolik

Veteran Iditarod musher Ryan Redington scratched Tuesday morning at the Shaktoolik checkpoint.

Elizabeth Roman
Iditarod musher Brett Bruggeman scratches in Shaktoolik

Iditarod musher Brett Bruggeman scratches in Shaktoolik

Brett Bruggeman, bib No. 35, scratched Tuesday morning at the Shaktoolik checkpoint.

Elizabeth Roman
Iditarod musher Niklas Wikstrand scratches in Kaltag

Iditarod musher Niklas Wikstrand scratches in Kaltag

Niklas Wikstrand, bib No. 42, scratched at 12:42 a.m. Tuesday at the Kaltag checkpoint.

Elizabeth Roman
Blair Braverman's #UglyDogs are doing beautiful things for Alaska schools

Blair Braverman's #UglyDogs are doing beautiful things for Alaska schools

Fans raised more than $7,000 in 24 hours to help students in Nikolai go on a school trip to Anchorage.

Lauren Maxwell & Jes Stugelmayer
Freezing rain and snow greets Iditarod teams on the coast

Freezing rain and snow greets Iditarod teams on the coast

Freezing rain, freezing fog, snow, sleet, rain, and everything in between will test dog sled teams along Alaska's west coast.

Jeremy LaGoo & Melissa Frey
After dogs stop running, Nicolas Petit backtracks to scratch in Shaktoolik

After dogs stop running, Nicolas Petit backtracks to scratch in Shaktoolik

Nicolas Petit has scratched in 2019 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race. 

KTVA Web Staff
Musher Wade Marrs' strategy changed from 'aiming to win' to 'let's just get there'

Musher Wade Marrs' strategy changed from 'aiming to win' to 'let's just get there'

Instead of reaching the burled arch in Nome first, he's thinking about a top-20 finish. A busted sled will do that.

Dave Goldman
Veteran musher Lev Shvarts scratches in Unalakleet

Veteran musher Lev Shvarts scratches in Unalakleet

Veteran Iditarod musher Lev Shvarts has scratched on Monday evening.

KTVA Web Staff
‘Mushergrams,’ special pizza deliveries await mushers in Unalakleet

‘Mushergrams,’ special pizza deliveries await mushers in Unalakleet

On the Iditarod Trail, texting and social media are not usually available to mushers headed to Nome. If you want to send a message to a musher mid-race, you send a “mushergram.”

Daniella Rivera
The Daily 5: Kaiser leads into Koyuk, hygiene on the trail & a cooler forecast

The Daily 5: Kaiser leads into Koyuk, hygiene on the trail & a cooler forecast

Here are five things to know for Monday on Day 9 of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.

Daniella Rivera
Iditarod musher Robert Redington scratches in Kaltag

Iditarod musher Robert Redington scratches in Kaltag

Veteran Iditarod musher Robert Redington, bib No. 34, of Willow, scratched at 8 a.m. Monday.

Elizabeth Roman
Iditarod mushers, volunteers flip for Unalakleet's sourdough pancakes

Iditarod mushers, volunteers flip for Unalakleet's sourdough pancakes

Sourdough pancakes are served around the clock at the Unalakleet checkpoint.

Scott Gross
In rural Alaska villages, cake walks make hard times a little easier

In rural Alaska villages, cake walks make hard times a little easier

Many small towns around Alaska hold cake walks to help support one another when a community member falls on hard times.

Scott Gross
Snow showers and breezy winds as mushers journey to Nome

Snow showers and breezy winds as mushers journey to Nome

Additional snow showers could bring up to 2 inches of snow as mushers continue their journey to Nome.

Aaron Morrison
Iditarod musher Cindy Abbott scratches at halfway mark

Iditarod musher Cindy Abbott scratches at halfway mark

Veteran Iditarod musher Cindy Abbott, bib No. 16, of Willow scratched Saturday at the Iditarod checkpoint.

Elizabeth Roman
The Daily 5: Leaders head for the coast, 2 scratches & a winter storm blows in

The Daily 5: Leaders head for the coast, 2 scratches & a winter storm blows in

Here are five things to know for Sunday on Day 8 of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.

Daniella Rivera
What happens to unused drop bags on the Iditarod?

What happens to unused drop bags on the Iditarod?

Trail crew members sifted through drop bags left behind by mushers. Dog food is given to members of the community and prized possessions mailed back to Anchorage for the mushers

Scott Gross
Windy conditions and snow continue along the Iditarod Trail

Windy conditions and snow continue along the Iditarod Trail

Despite the winter weather advisory expiring later today, snow and windy conditions will continue for the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta.

Aaron Morrison
Veteran mushers Maxwell, Fressineau scratch at Iditarod halfway checkpoint

Veteran mushers Maxwell, Fressineau scratch at Iditarod halfway checkpoint

Emily Maxwell, bib No. 18, and Marcelle Fressineau, bib No. 27, scratched around noon Saturday.

KTVA Web Staff
The Daily 5: Leaders pull ahead, Aliy's stop in Anvik & a vet from Australia

The Daily 5: Leaders pull ahead, Aliy's stop in Anvik & a vet from Australia

Here are five things to know for Saturday on Day 7 of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.

Daniella Rivera
Snow showers and low visibility along the Iditarod Trail

Snow showers and low visibility along the Iditarod Trail

Reduced visibility along the Iditarod trail could slow down mushers.

Aaron Morrison
On the Iditarod Trail, gender doesn't determine success

On the Iditarod Trail, gender doesn't determine success

At the end of the day, every musher — man or woman — must be mentally tough.

Daniella Rivera
Volunteer veterinarians keep dogs healthy on Iditarod Trail

Volunteer veterinarians keep dogs healthy on Iditarod Trail

They come from all over the world. Like Michelle Barton from Australia.

Scott Gross
Food issues at Eagle Island could influence mushers' strategy

Food issues at Eagle Island could influence mushers' strategy

For a second-straight year, there's a snag at the Eagle Island checkpoint.

Dave Goldman
Nicolas Petit gets First Musher to the Yukon Award

Nicolas Petit gets First Musher to the Yukon Award

Nicolas Petit was the first musher in the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race to arrive to the Anvik checkpoint getting the annual Lakefront Anchorage First Musher to the Yukon Award. 

Gina Romero
Photos: Top 5 mushers make it through Anvik in 2019 Iditarod

Photos: Top 5 mushers make it through Anvik in 2019 Iditarod

Here are photos from the time — hours for some, minutes for others — in the checkpoint.

Daniella Rivera
The Daily 5: Racing to the Yukon, record snow in Nome & a new perspective

The Daily 5: Racing to the Yukon, record snow in Nome & a new perspective

Here are five things to know for Friday on Day 6 of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.

Daniella Rivera
Meet the chefs preparing a multi-course feast for the first musher to Anvik

Meet the chefs preparing a multi-course feast for the first musher to Anvik

If the first musher in decides to blaze through Anvik to maintain a lead in the race, the chefs say, they’re cooking anyway.

Daniella Rivera
Photos: Anvik waits to welcome 2019 Iditarod mushers

Photos: Anvik waits to welcome 2019 Iditarod mushers

The walls are covered in drawings and messages of support for every musher — here are some of our favorites.

Daniella Rivera
Storied Iditarod photographer looks at people, places of the race with new lens

Storied Iditarod photographer looks at people, places of the race with new lens

Jeff Schultz is telling the story of the Iditarod in a different way this year.

Dave Goldman
Aliy Zirkle first to Iditarod, wins Dorothy G. Page Halfway Award

Aliy Zirkle first to Iditarod, wins Dorothy G. Page Halfway Award

Aliy Zirkle was the first musher to reach the Iditarod checkpoint, the halfway point of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race. Zirkle arrived at 1:38 a.m. with 14 dogs.

Gina Romero
For the kids of Takotna, it's all hands on deck for Iditarod

For the kids of Takotna, it's all hands on deck for Iditarod

The whole community of Takotna chips in during the Iditarod. Everyone has an assigned job, even the kids.

Scott Gross
Scratched musher's sled keeps rookie in the race

Scratched musher's sled keeps rookie in the race

As a rookie who's made it this far, Alison Lifka has no plans to stop trying now. 

Daniella Rivera
The Daily 5: Sled swapping, karma on the trail, & a mild Iditarod forecast

The Daily 5: Sled swapping, karma on the trail, & a mild Iditarod forecast

Here are five things to know for Thursday on Day 5 of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.

Daniella Rivera
Takotna welcomes 2019 Iditarod mushers with fewer volunteers, but no less enthusiasm

Takotna welcomes 2019 Iditarod mushers with fewer volunteers, but no less enthusiasm

Students in Takotna do their best to make Iditarod mushers feel welcome despite the missing large Norway signs and presence.

Scott Gross
Anyone got a spare sled? Iditarod karma helps musher stay on the trail.

Anyone got a spare sled? Iditarod karma helps musher stay on the trail.

Swedish musher Pettersson had an arrangement with Linwood Fiedler and a lot of luck, too.

Dave Goldman
Snow continues, but temperatures stay mild along Iditarod Trail

Snow continues, but temperatures stay mild along Iditarod Trail

Mild weather continues along the Iditarod Trail, with little in the way of active weather.

Aaron Morrison
Dirt, gravel & boulders: Mushers describe the roughest part of the Iditarod trail yet

Dirt, gravel & boulders: Mushers describe the roughest part of the Iditarod trail yet

Several mushers had to work on their sleds after crossing what is some of the worst trail in the entire race. Others needed to trade their sled for a new one to continue the journey to Nome.

Daniella Rivera
Iditarod musher Shaynee Traska scratches in Nikolai

Iditarod musher Shaynee Traska scratches in Nikolai

Traska scratched to look out for the best interest of her team.

Jes Stugelmayer
Photos: Snow, sleep and sled changes in Takotna

Photos: Snow, sleep and sled changes in Takotna

Mushers are arriving to Takotna, and for some, it means changing their race plans.

Daniella Rivera
For some mushers, Takotna is a must-stop on the route

For some mushers, Takotna is a must-stop on the route

The Takotna checkpoint is favorite among many mushers.

Dave Goldman
Can anyone match Rick Swenson's 5-win record?

Can anyone match Rick Swenson's 5-win record?

Five appears to be the safe number of Iditarod titles

Dave Goldman
The Daily 5: Petit pushes through Takotna, a lost dog team is found, & more snow is on the way

The Daily 5: Petit pushes through Takotna, a lost dog team is found, & more snow is on the way

Here are five things to know for Wednesday on Day 4 of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.

Daniella Rivera
Nikolai school works for big adventures with Iditarod help

Nikolai school works for big adventures with Iditarod help

Fourth graders at Top of the Kuskokwim School in Nikolai help feed Iditarod mushers, raise some money for a class trip and learn about the Iditarod

Scott Gross
Musher separated from team says fellow musher saved him and his dogs

Musher separated from team says fellow musher saved him and his dogs

Two mushers pulled into the Nikolai checkpoint around noon Tuesday with a story from the trail that neither has been able to stop thinking about.

Daniella Rivera
Photos: Sled dogs get naps, massages in Nikolai

Photos: Sled dogs get naps, massages in Nikolai

In Nikolai, sled dogs get a little shut-eye.

Daniella Rivera
Alaska teachers include Iditarod in classroom curriculum

Alaska teachers include Iditarod in classroom curriculum

Teachers across the country, and in Alaska, are using the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race as a tool to teach tenacity and geography.

Liz Raines
Ulsom presented with beaver mitts as prize for first to Nikolai

Ulsom presented with beaver mitts as prize for first to Nikolai

Ulsom was surprised with the gift of beaver mitts made by Nikolai resident Oline Petruska and a wool blanket.

Scott Gross
The Daily 5: Mushers close in on Nikolai, a bird's eye view of the trail & an Iditarod forecast

The Daily 5: Mushers close in on Nikolai, a bird's eye view of the trail & an Iditarod forecast

Here are five things to know for Tuesday on Day 3 of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.

Daniella Rivera
4 mushers say 2019 is their last Iditarod. Their final act remains to be seen.

4 mushers say 2019 is their last Iditarod. Their final act remains to be seen.

For a group of four mushers, this is their last Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race — at least competitively.

Dave Goldman
The economics of running a roadhouse along the Iditarod Trail

The economics of running a roadhouse along the Iditarod Trail

The Iditarod's second checkpoint, Skwentna, is a hub of winter activity that draws people to the village off the road system.

Scott Gross
VIDEO: Aerial view of the trail mushers will be traveling overnight

VIDEO: Aerial view of the trail mushers will be traveling overnight

The trek to Rohn takes mushers through the Dalzell Gorge, which has the potential to be one of the toughest stretches along the trail. 

Daniella Rivera
Ryan Santiago may be a rookie, but there's an Iditarod winner on his dog team

Ryan Santiago may be a rookie, but there's an Iditarod winner on his dog team

The rookie is racing a group of dogs from three-time champion Mitch Seavey's kennel.

Dave Goldman
Teachers tour sled dog kennel during Iditarod Conference for Educators

Teachers tour sled dog kennel during Iditarod Conference for Educators

Every year, teachers across the country get the opportunity to be a part of the Iditarod Conference for Educators.

Elizabeth Roman
Photos: Rookie mushers prepare to leave Skwentna

Photos: Rookie mushers prepare to leave Skwentna

The Skwentna checkpoint was bustling overnight as 52 mushers and their teams either stopped to rest or kept pushing forward.

Daniella Rivera
The Daily 5: Mushers arrive in Skwentna, a special autograph & an Iditarod forecast

The Daily 5: Mushers arrive in Skwentna, a special autograph & an Iditarod forecast

Here are five things to know for Monday on Day 2 of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.

Daniella Rivera
Sunshine gives way to overnight snow showers for Day 2 of Iditarod

Sunshine gives way to overnight snow showers for Day 2 of Iditarod

Sunshine is expected for the first half of the day on Monday, with building clouds and snow arriving into the evening hours.

Aaron Morrison
Photos: Teams dash away from Iditarod 47 restart in Willow

Photos: Teams dash away from Iditarod 47 restart in Willow

Following the official start of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race in Willow, 52 mushers and their dog teams are headed to Nome.

Daniella Rivera
Iditarod 47 starts with nerves, cheers and lots of smiles

Iditarod 47 starts with nerves, cheers and lots of smiles

47th Iditarod begins with 11 mile ceremonial start in downtown Anchorage in front of large crowds and loud cheers.

Scott Gross
Ready to go? Iditarod teams set their sights on Nome

Ready to go? Iditarod teams set their sights on Nome

Iditarod 47 poses many questions. The answers will begin to unfold Sunday with the official restart in Willow.

Dave Goldman
Clouds return for the restart of the 2019 Iditarod

Clouds return for the restart of the 2019 Iditarod

Leading up to the event was plenty of sunshine and pleasant weather for all of Southcentral, but like all good things, it must come to an end.

Aaron Morrison
'Iditarod is our Super Bowl': Fans celebrate along ceremonial start route

'Iditarod is our Super Bowl': Fans celebrate along ceremonial start route

The athletes in this sport have four legs and the bar is made of firmly packed snow. 

Daniella Rivera
Photos: Race-ready teams run 2019 Iditarod Ceremonial Start

Photos: Race-ready teams run 2019 Iditarod Ceremonial Start

Scenes from across Anchorage as Iditarod 47 gets underway.

KTVA Web Staff
Fighting For First: A look back at Iditarod 2018

Fighting For First: A look back at Iditarod 2018

3 stories. 3 racers. All fighting for first. Watch KTVA's special program "Fighting for First: A look back at Iditarod 2018."

KTVA Web Staff
Lance Mackey returns to Iditarod trail 'a little beat-up'

Lance Mackey returns to Iditarod trail 'a little beat-up'

The day before the ceremonial start of the Iditarod veteran musher Lance Mackey was a couple of streets away from the starting line at 6th Avenue Outfitters meeting fans and talking the race.

Jennifer Summers
Iditarod 2019 musher list

Iditarod 2019 musher list

The field is set for this year's Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.

KTVA Web Staff
Before the big race, fans get up close & personal with mushers

Before the big race, fans get up close & personal with mushers

Hundreds of fans attended a meet-and-greet event with mushers Thursday afternoon, many hoping to meet a musher they felt like they already knew.

Daniella Rivera
'I just love huskies': Make-A-Wish brings Florida boy to Iditarod

'I just love huskies': Make-A-Wish brings Florida boy to Iditarod

"It's my dream, I have to follow my dream," said 11-year-old Brandon Walsh, who didn't think twice when given a wish come true from Make-A-Wish Alaska and Washington.

Scott Gross
How to catch a shuttle to the Iditarod restart

How to catch a shuttle to the Iditarod restart

Heading to Willow for the Iditarod restart on Sunday, March 3? Here's how to catch a shuttle bus from Anchorage, Wasilla and Houston.

Jennifer Summers
2019 Iditarod race course map

2019 Iditarod race course map

The 2019 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race willow the traditional Southern Route from Willow to Nome.

KTVA Web Staff
Travel Tuesday: Hundreds of volunteers expected for 2019 Iditarod

Travel Tuesday: Hundreds of volunteers expected for 2019 Iditarod

With just four days to go until the ceremonial start of the 2019 Iditarod sled dog race, thousands of people are on their way to Anchorage. Besides drawing spectators from around the world, this year, the Iditarod Trail Committee says it's expecting more

Liz Raines

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