Who Won the 1977
Alaskan Iditarod

Rick Swenson (Andy and Old Buddy)

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1976 Alaskan Iditarod Winner
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The dog death news

When four-time champ Rick Swenson walked his dogs through a 1991 storm to become the race's only five-time winner, the winds were reported to be blowing 50 mph with the temperature at 25-degrees below zero. The weather service's windchill calculator ...

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'A sign of desperation'

Moose Jaw Times-Herald
They've got a big deficit and don't know how to deal with it,” said Rick Swenson, leader of the PC Party. “So when municipalities have already set their budgets, which is a very public process all across the province, and then do something like this ...

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Reality Check w/ John Tracy: Have the Seaveys created an Iditarod dynasty?

KTVA.com - Anchorage, Alaska
Rick Swenson, who dominated the race from the late '70s to the mid '80s remains the only musher to claim five Iditarod titles. But there's a whole gang line of mushers who've been unable to break the ice ceiling of four victories. They are all legends ...

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Jeff King mushing a dog named after 'old nemesis' Rick Swenson

RUBY, Alaska (KTUU) A quick look at some of the dogs of four-time winner Jeff King. One of the dogs injured in last year's snowmachine attack, Banjo, has been dropped, while a husky named Swenson is impressing the musher. (Wondering what the deal is ...

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