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  1. 's Guide To March: 20 Fun Things To Do This MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2017 | Chicagoist

    Now through May 3rd, the Asian Pop Up Cinema Film Festival screens films from China, Hong Kong, Inner Mongolia, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Tibet and Vietnam. Eighteen films make up the lineup, including the World Premiere of Goddesses in Taiwan Cinema, a retrospective of six digitally restored movies starring legendary Taiwanese leading actresses from the 1960's through the early 21st century.

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  2. Formal environmental review kicks off for controversial Ambler road projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    State money may be in doubt for the Ambler Mining District Industrial Access Project , one of Alaska's "Roads to Resources," but federal agencies are moving ahead with plans for the controversial proposal to punch a 211-mile industry-only road through wild areas of Arctic Alaska. The U.S. Bureau of Land Management on Tuesday formally kicked off the environmental review process for the Ambler road, announcing in a Federal Register notice that the scoping process has begun.

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  3. Pequot Lakes: High school students compete with Special Olympics athletes8 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Pequot Lakes High School Special Olympics athletes and unified partner participants competed in a basketball competition Wednesday, Feb. 8, in Pierz.

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  4. Wright earns first Fur Rendezvous Open win in 24 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2017 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Roxy Wright mushes during the final day of the Open North American Championships at the Jeff Studdert Racegrounds on Sunday, March 20, 2016.

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  5. Wright wins her 4th Rondy sled dog title and first in 24 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    Roxy Wright kicks towards the finish line on 4th Avenue in downtown Anchorage en route to her fourth Fur Rendezvous Open World Championship sled dog race on Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017, after taking more than two decades off from competing. Chants of "Roxy, Roxy, Roxy," rang out along Anchorage's Fourth Avenue on Sunday afternoon as Fairbanks musher Roxy Wright did the unbelievable.

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  6. Reader poll results: What are the Iditarod's most memorable moments?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    A year ago in this Iditarod special section, we asked readers to vote on what they considered the most memorable moments in the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race that began in 1973. Some 400 of you responded.

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  7. At this year's Fur Rondy, one of the biggest attractions is the snowRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    Outfielder Zac Carey runs for the ball during the Fur Rondy snowshoe softball tournament at Kosinski Fields on Saturday. Organizers and attendees of the annual Fur Rendezvous winter festival in Anchorage might be excited for the classic sprint sled dog races and the carnival rides, but one of the greatest pleasures of this year's celebration is perhaps the simplest: snow.

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  8. Streeper wins heat, Wright keeps overall lead on 2nd day of Rondy racingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    Roxy Wright mushes through Campbell Tract on Saturday, the second day of the Fur Rondy Open World Championship Sled Dog Race. Buddy Streeper's dog team posted the fastest time in two days of racing but Roxy Wright kept the overall lead Saturday at the Fur Rendezvous Open World Championship Sled Dog Race.

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  9. Roxy Wright leads Fur Rondy race by nearly 5 minutes after first heatRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    Roxy Wright mushes near Goose Lake during the first day of the Fur Rondy Open World Championship dog sled race on Friday. Wright, 66, led the field after the first day of competition.

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  10. Streeper, Wright among mushers back for 1st real - Rondy' race in 3 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    For the first time in three years, the Fur Rendezvous Open World Championship Sled Dog Race is back, and it features some big names and an enticing purse. After a cancellation in 2015 and a shorter race last season due to scant snow, plentiful snow this winter has allowed the race to return.

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  11. It's not easy getting to Rondy, but a rookie racer is stokedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | Anchorage Daily News

    Emilie Entrikin, a rookie racer in this year's Fur Rendezvous Open World Championship, returns to Tozier Track after a short run on Wednesday. Two days before the start of the biggest race in her young sprint mushing career, Emilie Entrikin prepped for the Fur Rendezvous Open World Championship with a short practice run in Anchorage and said she's nervous and excited.

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  12. Let It Snow! Chase the Last of Winter with Booking.com's Nine Frosty...Read the original story

    Feb 22, 2017 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    Let It Snow! Chase the Last of Winter with Booking.com's Nine Frosty Destinations to Catch the Best Late-Season Action Not everyone is seeking a warm weather or beach getaway this time of year. Many prefer beautiful snow-capped mountains that invite you to take part in epic white powder adventures.

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  13. PHOTOS: 88th Laconia World Championship Sled Dog Derby NEWRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2017 | Concord Monitor

    Sanza the Alaskan Huskie-hound mix howls in excitement as owner Tom Dimaggio of Candia ties up Sierra the dog. Both ran the three dog junior race Saturday in Laconia.

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  14. Homeless man on 2,200 mile urban dog sled ride across USRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | Daily Mail

    Mush! Homeless man embarking on 2,200 mile urban dog sled ride across the US on a moving lawn chair with a husky from Craigslist and another he found on a beach Georgie Cutright, 41, is to travel from Tennessee to California on a skateboard and lawn chair using his huskies to pull him along A homeless man is planning to hit the highway armed with nothing more than two huskies and his own lawn chair. Georgie Cutright, 41, says he will conduct an 'urban dog sled' of some 2,200 miles from Knoxville, Tennessee, to Venice Beach, California.

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  15. Week #2 Return of the treadmillRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | Canada.com

    I opted to get back on my treadmill, for my 2nd homework run of the week. As I had mentioned in my last entry, I am flying to Whitehorse today for work so wanted to get my run in before I headed to the airport.

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  16. 10 Things to Know for FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | The Decatur Daily

    Whales are stranded at Farewell Spit near Nelson, New Zealand Friday, Feb. 10, 2017. New Zealand volunteers formed a human chain in the water at a remote beach on Friday as they tried to save about 100 whales after more than 400 of the creatures beached themselves in one of the worst whale strandings in the nation's history.

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  17. With fingers crossed, Norge Ski Club readies jump for rescheduled tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    The scene Tuesday night high above the Norge Ski Club in Fox River Grove was a bit like a Norse version of the Greek myth of Sisyphus. But instead of a punished king pushing a boulder up a hill, only to have it roll back, jovial, hardworking volunteers were busy filling a wooden cart with orange bags of snow being pulled up a steep ski jump - repeating the process over and over and over.

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  18. OBITUARY: Former Great Britain and Masters swimmer Terry BoyesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | York Press

    The relay team, which included other internationals such as Alan Clarkson, Peter Kendrew, and Roddy Frame, won the national championships. Boyes swam for Great Britain for the first time, aged 21, when the team travelled to Peking to face a full Chinese international team and he won the 400m freestyle.

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  19. Haliburton's sled dog championship draws competitors from around the globeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | The Toronto Star

    ... finished Tuesday's stage two in first place with a 30-minute lead over the rest of the seven-team field. In sled dog racing, that's considered a pretty healthy margin. There is a final 81-kilometer stage on Wednesday, but it looks like it is ...

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  20. PARP Program Gives Fenner Students A Reason To CelebrateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2017 | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    Several students raced back and forth in the gym at Fenner Elementary School on Friday during the "Sled Dog Race" as a fun way to close out the Pick A Reading Partner, or PARP program, for 2017.

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