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23rd Annual Can-Am Crown Sled Dog Race

23rd Annual Can-Am Crown Sled Dog Race

| March 2, 2015

And they’re off. The 23rd Annual Can-Am Sled Dog race has begun. “They love to see the dogs barking and anxious to go. The dogs will literally look back at the mushers in the start line saying, hey it’s time to go and it’s fun, ” says Can-Am 250 Trail Boss, Dennis Cyr. “So we […]

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Fort Kent community excited about 2015 Can-Am Crown

Fort Kent community excited about 2015 Can-Am Crown

| February 26, 2015

All was normal on Thursday afternoon on main Street in Fort Kent. But come this weekend, it will be packed with people. The town is expecting thousands to attend the 2015 Can Am Crown International Sled Dog Races.” “Race day Saturday morning is incredible…there are people on both sides of Main Street,” said the director […]

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Mushers Get Ready for Can-Am Races

Mushers Get Ready for Can-Am Races

| March 1, 2013

The Can-Am Crown Sled Dog Races will get underway in less than 24 hours.  On Friday, teams were making last minute preps and getting their dogs checked out before the big day.  Jenna Callari stopped by and spoke to a couple of mushers about the big day.

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Bittersweet Goodbye For Can-Am Musher

Bittersweet Goodbye For Can-Am Musher

| March 3, 2012 | 0 Comments

The 20th Anniversary of the Can-Am Crown Sled Dog Races brought competitors from all over the United States and Canada. But for one county musher, it was a bittersweet goodbye… Larry Murphy and his sled dog team were racing in the 250 mile race for the last time. News Source 8 Sports Reporter Jenna Callari has […]

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Celebrating 20 Years

Celebrating 20 Years

| March 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

It’s been called one of the great adventures through the Northern Maine Woods. The 20th annual Can Am Crown Sled Dog race begins on March 3rd on Main Street in Fort Kent. Rene Cloukey talks to a musher who was the first team on the trail in 1993.

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