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Nicolas Petit won the Leonhard Seppara Humanitarian Award for outstanding dog care Sunday at the annual end-of-race Iditarod banquet in Nome. The Mackey brothers collected two other coveted awards, with Jason earning the Mushers Choice award for most inspirational musher and Lance winning the sportsmanship award for rescuing another musher's team.Alaska Dispatch News

Weary, frostbitten DeeDee Jonrowe, iron lady of the Iditarod, finishes 30th race

March 21, 2015 - 12:39pm -- mdent
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Though she said she has no plans to retire, the Willow musher admitted this year’s race -- the 33rd she's started -- was one of the toughest. 

Post-Iditarod arm-wrestling match leaves fan with broken bone and musher Zirkle mortified

March 20, 2015 - 11:43pm -- EMillard
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The match in Nome's Breakers Bar took place less than five hours after Aliy Zirkle crossed the finish line. It sent California lawyer and big Iditarod fan Grace Liu to the hospital for a sling. 

The match in Nome's Breakers Bar took place less than five hours after Aliy Zirkle crossed the finish line. It sent California lawyer and big Iditarod fan Grace Liu to the hospital for a sling. 

Marc Lester

The match in Nome's Breakers Bar took place less than five hours after Aliy Zirkle crossed the finish line. It sent California lawyer and big Iditarod fan Grace Liu to the hospital for a sling. 

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