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  • Aaron Burmeister at the Ceremonial Start, Iditarod 2014

    In ’15, a Unique Race Season

    In rural Alaska, "race season" rolls on. Early March finds us in-between two of the long-distance competitions that most excite our region: Iron Dog and the Iditarod.

    Kristin and Caitlin

    Finding Love on Story49

    For a Valentine’s-Day-themed edition of Story49 last month, volunteer producers Kristin Leffler and Caitlin Whyte teamed up to capture stories about finding love in the sub-Arctic.

    Nome, Alaska, from the frozen Bering Sea

    Ice In, Ice Out

    The freezing of the Bering Sea drastically changes the landscape of rural Alaska’s coastal communities. It also opens up new possibilities for transportation and subsistence.