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Bering Sea

File photo of a person mushing a sled dog team. (Photo by JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Iditarod Mushers Prepare For Start Of Famous Race

A New Zealand man will be the first musher en route to the town of Nome when the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race begins Sunday.

03/02/2014

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‘Deadliest Catch’ Fishery Gears Up For Late Start

Participants in Alaska’s famous red king crab fishery are finally close to heading out into the Bering Sea, now that the federal government’s partial shutdown is behind them.

10/18/2013