The new Three Bears location in Sterling is slated to open on Friday, Aug. 5.Construction delays pushed the original opening back more than a year. But the Wasilla-based company says it hopes everything will be good to go Friday at the new location — which will include a grocery store, gas station, liquor store, convenience store, and Ace Hardware store.
Alaska’s in some of its hottest days of the summer yet. But some mushers already have winter on the brain. Saturday was the first day to register for the 2023 Iditarod and 21 are already signed up, including last year’s champion, Brett Sass of Eureka.