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They were 15 when they first met at a Poughkeepsie movie theater and started dating.They had their first real fight as a married couple when, while living in Maryland, Donald was given a 30-day leave. Rosemarie had already committed to attend a family reunion at the New Jersey shore.They must take one eight-hour rest at a checkpoint along the Yukon River, and the other eight-hour rest at White Mountain, 77 miles from the finish line in Nome.The village of Takotna is becoming a popular place for mushers to take the longer rest period.He crawled to Donnie, letting himself fall from the top of the Cessna, landing beside his son.

He couldn't see or hear his two children, Mckenzie, 8, and Donnie, 10. Like many corners of Bush Alaska, this is a place where gusty landings and blinding whiteouts spook even seasoned pilots."Within the first four or five hours after landing, I knew this was it," Donald said. When he arrived at Rosemarie's family party, it was with Alaska plates on his truck. After leaving the military in 2007, the couple settled in Wasilla and studied at Alaska Pacific University to be teachers. They wanted to be in rural Alaska," said Karen Ladegard, then superintendent for the Iditarod School District.