Winners of the 2019 Yukon Quest (Short) Story Contest

Thursday, March 21, 2019
The Yukon Quest and the Yukon Literacy Coalition congratulate the winners of the 2019 Yukon Quest (Short) Story Contest. We received many creative, engaging pieces of writing this year. Winners will receive a gift basket of Yukon Quest goodies valued at $150, and runners-up will receive a t-shirt. A heartfelt thank you to all who participated!

Grades K-3

Winner
'The Musher and the Storm' by Caleb Karstensen
Grade 3
IDEA Home school
 
Runner-Up
'1,000 Miles' by Bryce Sharpe
Grade 3
Eagle Community School

Grades 4-7 

Winner
'The Day My Brother Tried to Die' by Kyra McIver
Grade 4 
Arctic Light Elementary  
 
 Runner- Up
'Stranded at Circle City' by Jayvon Roby
Grade 4
Arctic Light Elementary