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Part 1 of 2 - Young Living Race to the Sky

 

February 22, 2018

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Race to the Sky Volunteer Chris Jewett makes notes on her clipboard as the veterinarian checks out one of Seeley Lake musher Roy Etnire's dogs.

After living here in Seeley Lake for 16 years, I am FINALLY able to volunteer for the Race to the Sky dog sled race! Other years I had been busy volunteering for other things or my knees weren't so good. Now I have new knees and no other commitments and so off I went to volunteer.

I had volunteered at the Iditarod dog sled race in Alaska years ago at the Galena checkpoint. I had family living there at the time, so I combined a visit and on a lark offered to help out. No one ever says no to a volunteer, so it was there that I got my experience of checking in mushers, handling the dogs, carin...



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