The Iditarod Trail Committee made the announcement yesterday, September 26th, citing health reasons for Mackey’s decision.
Cigarettes and cell phones were reported stolen from the gas station store in Emmonak.
38-year-old Travis Siekert was hunting an estimated 35 miles northwest of St. Mary’s when he began suffering from serious medical issues.
Alaska State Troopers received a report that fiber optic equipment, a generator, and other gear were stolen from a Hammer Environmental Services truck parked in Emmonak over the weekend.
An active search for Hamilton by Bethel Search and Rescue and well as by volunteers from the communities of Grayling, Holy Cross and Shageluk has continued into this week for missing 18-year-old Alfred Hamilton.
Several items, including a firearm, were stolen during a break-in at a camp near Mile 47 on the Kougarok Road last week.
29-year-old Philip Simeon and 20-year-old Juliana Peterson allegedly forced entry into the Aniak store at 4:00 A.M. Wednesday morning.
The three multi-year federal grants will amount to an estimated $3,000,000 annually for the State of Alaska.
There are no survivors after a mid-air plane collision Wednesday morning near Russian Mission. On Thursday, State Troopers and the NTSB continued their investigations.
Alaska State Trooper Public Information Officer Megan Peters says a fight broke out between two inmates, but no major injuries were reported.