Just six minutes remained Wednesday night and the lead Kalskag long enjoyed had vanished, replaced by a one-point deficit to Newhalen in a roller-coaster of a second half, which to that point featured four ties and six lead changes.Doyle Woody
Winners of six straight hockey games and 10 of their last 11, the Alaska Aces play at Phoenix tonight (6:05 ADT, 700-AM KBYR) with the aim of maintaining separation from their pursuers in the race for the ECHL's West Division crown.Doyle Woody
Ron Fleischhacker swept all three divisions of the State Indoor Bull's-eye Conventional Pistol Championship last weekend at the Palmer Indoor Range, giving him the aggregate title with a total of 2,555.
While Lance Mackey was in Nome on Wednesday afternoon enjoying a third-straight victory in the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race, the teams of Sebastian Schnuelle and John Baker were on the trail engaged in a dog fight for second that began back in the village of Koyuk.Kevin Klott
At the end, the storms that had raked the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race for days finally died and the sun shone brightly on Lance Mackey as 15 dogs pulled him down Front Street on Wednesday to a historic victory.Craig Medred,Kevin Klott,Mike Campbell