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Iditarod 2013

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…

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In photos: Jessie Royer’s Iditarod finish

In 18th position, with a team of 7 dogs, Jessie Royer arrived under the Burled Arch at 11:20am Wednesday morning. Her team (as pictured) briefly diverted south along Nome’s Front Street before righting themselves and pulling into the finish-line chute.

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