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Local SAR Successfully Rescues Snowmachiners Stranded in Golovin Bay

Aerial image of dark blue water, a field of ice chunks, and a small vessel involved in search-and-rescue efforts.

Water overflow from the Norton Sound caught and stranded three people in Golovin Bay in the very early hours of Monday morning. White Mountain Village Public Safety Officer (VPSO) Dan Harrelson confirms that local search and rescue teams from White Mountain and Golovin successfully rescued 29- year-old Joseph Fagundes, 27- year-old Stephanie Fahey, and 23 […]

Brent Sass Wins Back to Back Yukon Quests, Claims Third Race Title

For the second year in a row, Eureka musher Brent Sass has won the Yukon Quest sled dog race, after he and 11 dogs pulled into Whitehorse at 1:51 (AKST) Tuesday afternoon. According to the Quest race chart, his total time is 10 days, 2 hours and 9 minutes. In live coverage from the Yukon […]