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Francesca Fenzi

Francesca on the Trail

It was an adventure that she describes as one of the most incredible highlights of her year of service. In April, news volunteer Francesca Fenzi hit the trail for a sled dog race that offers a unique look of what makes rural Alaska so special.

Tripod Flats cabin, on the trail from Kaltag to Unalakleet. Photo: Matthew Smith, KNOM

Photos: Koyukuk To The Coast

Aliy Zirkle led Iditarod 2015 out of Koyukuk late Saturday morning, followed into the evening by Aaron Burmeister, Jeff King, Jessie Royer, and Dallas and Mitch Seavey. These frontrunners jockeyed for lead on the 154 mile run to the coast.