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Western Alaskans, finishing in Nome

Western Alaska was well-represented in the 2013 Iditarod. Nome’s Aaron Burmeister, Bethel’s Peter Kaiser, and rookie Josh Cadzow from Fort Yukon arrived at the finish within a few hours of each other Wednesday morning. From Akiak, Michael Williams, Jr. arrived in Nome under bright, sunny skies later in the afternoon. KNOM greeted them live under the burled arch in downtown Nome:

11th place: Aaron Burmeister, arrived at 5:19am with 9 dogs.


13th place: Peter Kaiser, arrived at 8:36am with 9 dogs.


14th place: Rookie Josh Cadzow, arrived at 9:07am with 8 dogs.


23rd place: Michael Williams, Jr., arrived at 4:37pm with 9 dogs.