Student Cyclists Fundraising for Cancer: Texas to Alaska

Yesterday, Northway Motor Inn had the pleasure of accommodating “Texas 4000;” a group of students from the University of Texas, who are on a 70-day cycling journey from Austin, Texas, to Anchorage, Alaska, as a non-profit fundraiser for cancer research. A group of 7 of the 28 students completed the “Dease Lake Challenge,” where the cyclists ride 206 miles/331 KM in one day (they left Meziadin Junction at 6:00 a.m., and arrived exhausted in Dease Lake at 2:00 a.m. the following day!). We wish them the best of luck for the rest of their journey, and in their goal for raising $600,000 this year - only $8,000 more to go!

Read their stories, and find out how to help here.


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Koneline “our land beautiful”

A documentary filmed in this area, North Western British Columbia. A wild habitat of pristine beauty and precious natural resources that is home to the Tahltan First Nation, fisherman, miners, hunting guides and hydro workers who all live and work in this region. The documentary won the Best Canada Feature Documentary Award.2016 at the Hot Docs Festival. Director - Nettie Wild. Try and take the opportunity to watch the documentary.

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