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In at Kalskag, a Waiting Game

This morning saw a full house at Kalskag: all mushers save one (Scott Smith) appeared to be taking their 6 hour rest, and so it was a waiting game to see who would be leaving when. KNOM’s Laureli Kinneen called in to update us on when the mushers should be leaving (with their times adjusted…

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Ready to Cover the Kusko 300!

It’s race season once again in Western Alaska, and at KNOM, we’re excited to be reporting on the sled-dog and snowmachine teams that will be racing across our region in the coming months. This weekend (January 20-22), we’ll be bringing you special coverage of the 2012 Kuskokwim 300 Sled Dog Race, which – as seen…

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Nome-Golovin 2011: More Interviews and Photos

audio by Leah Radde; photos by Matthew Smith; text by David Dodman As we’re gearing up for this year’s Iditarod finish (which we expect to happen in less than 24 hours!), we’re also decompressing from this Saturday’s fast-and-furious running of the Nome-Golovin Snowmachine Race. In case you missed our live coverage Saturday afternoon, here’s a…

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Aaron Loyer’s Nome-Golovin ’11 Finish

audio by Leah Radde; photo by Matthew Smith; text by David Dodman Hear KNOM’s finish-line interview with Nome-Golovin 2011 champion Aaron Loyer. Loyer won this year’s race with a final time (adjusted for starting differential) of 2 hours, 17 minutes, 26 seconds. Here’s Loyer, talking with KNOM’s Leah Radde:

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Nome-Golovin 2011: RACE RESULTS

text and photo by David Dodman We’ve received the results from today’s Nome-Golovin Snowmachine Race. Congratulations to Aaron Loyer of Palmer, Alaska, the 2011 Nome-Golovin Snowmachine Race champion! Below you’ll find race standings and times organized by competitive class; race times have been adjusted for the differences in starting time (the time differential). Congratulations to…

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Nome-Golovin: The Latest

by David Dodman We live-blogged the finishes of this afternoon’s Nome-Golovin Snowmachine Race. Here’s the transcript: 2:57pm: We’re wrapping up our coverage. Dickie Moto, Jr. (bib 86) has just finished first in the fan-cooled class. 2:52pm: Leah and Matt just chatted with Koyuk’s Christopher Nassuk (Class B, bib 54). 2:48pm: Leah’s talking with William Gray…

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Nome-Golovin 2011: Before the Race, Hear the Racers

audio by Leah Radde, Ben Matheson, and Matthew Smith; text by David Dodman It’s Saturday morning, and the town of Nome is abuzz with snowmachines (literally: the sounds of revving snowmachine engines have been increasing steadily since Friday afternoon). The excitement’s building for The Nome-Golovin Snowmachine Race, which begins in less than an hour from…

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Nome-Golovin is Back! See Photos Before the Race

photos by Ben Matheson, Matthew Smith and Matty Guiffré; text by David Dodman Amid all the Iditarod excitement, we have another race to cover: the Nome-Golovin Snowmachine Race! The Nome-Golovin Snowmachine Race will send snowmachine (or snowmobile) racers from Nome to Golovin and back on Saturday afternoon, March 12th. We’ll be bringing you live coverage…

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