KMBQ To Cover Iditarod Dog Sled Race
March 1, 2013 at 3:49 AM (PT)
OHANA MEDIA GROUP HOT AC KMBQ (Q997)/WASILLA, AK has been named the official station of The 2013 IDITAROD annual long-distance dog sled race.
IDITAROD is the last great race long-distance dog sled race on earth and begins with a ceremonial start in ANCHORAGE, AK on SATURDAY (3/2), and a re-start on SUNDAY (3/3) in WILLOW, AK. Q997 will cover the start and re-start with live coverage by morning show co-host WENDY CORBIN who will host the event on air and on GCI CABLE.
Production Dir./afternoon talent JOHN WELCH will produce the event, which recently won the station and company GOLDIE AWARDS from the ALASKA ASSOCIATION OF BROADCASTERS. Sister stations KBYR-A, BOB 92.1 and 963 THE WOLF will also carry the events.