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Summary: Challenge of the Yukon was a long-running radio series that began on Detroit’s station WXYZ (as had The Lone Ranger and The Green Hornet), and an example of a Northern genre story. The series was first heard on February 3, 1938. The program was an adventure series about Sergeant William Preston of the Northwest Mounted Police and his lead sled dog, Yukon King, as they fought evildoers in the Northern wilderness during the Gold Rush of the 1890s. Preston, according to radio historian Jim Harmon, first joined the Mounties to capture his father’s killer, and when he was successful he was promoted to Sergeant. Preston worked under the command of Inspector Conrad, and in the early years was often assisted by a French-Canadian guide named Pierre.

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 The Missing Code – Challenge of the Yukon (06-06-49) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 30:58

The Missing Code Original Air Date: June 06, 1949 Host: Andrew Rhynes Show: Challenge of the Yukon Phone: (707) 98 OTRDW (6-8739) Stars: Paul Sutton (Sgt. Preston) Writer: Tom Dougall Producer: George W. Trendle

 The Case of the Canyon Holdup – Challenge of the Yukon (06-03-49) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 31:16

The Case of the Canyon Holdup Original Air Date: June 03, 1949 Host: Andrew Rhynes Show: Challenge of the Yukon Phone: (707) 98 OTRDW (6-8739) Stars: Paul Sutton (Sgt. Preston) Writer: Tom Dougall Producer: George W. Trendle

 The Case of the Frightened Child – Challenge of the Yukon (06-01-49) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 31:12

The Case of the Frightened Child Original Air Date: June 01, 1949 Host: Andrew Rhynes Show: Challenge of the Yukon Phone: (707) 98 OTRDW (6-8739) Stars: Paul Sutton (Sgt. Preston) Writer: Tom Dougall Producer: George W. Trendle

 The Case of the Turncoat Mountie – Challenge of the Yukon (05-30-49) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 31:21

The Case of the Turncoat Mountie Original Air Date: May 30, 1949 Host: Andrew Rhynes Show: Challenge of the Yukon Phone: (707) 98 OTRDW (6-8739) Stars: Paul Sutton (Sgt. Preston) Writer: Tom Dougall Producer: George W. Trendle

 The Skull in the Stone – Challenge of the Yukon (05-27-49) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 31:14

The Skull in the Stone Original Air Date: May 27, 1949 Host: Andrew Rhynes Show: Challenge of the Yukon Phone: (707) 98 OTRDW (6-8739) Stars: Paul Sutton (Sgt. Preston) Writer: Tom Dougall Producer: George W. Trendle

 Death and the Lucky Seven – Challenge of the Yukon (05-25-49) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 31:07

Death and the Lucky Seven Original Air Date: May 25, 1949 Host: Andrew Rhynes Show: Challenge of the Yukon Phone: (707) 98 OTRDW (6-8739) Stars: Paul Sutton (Sgt. Preston) Writer: Tom Dougall Producer: George W. Trendle

 The Duel – Challenge of the Yukon (05-23-49) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 31:05

The Duel Original Air Date: May 23, 1949 Host: Andrew Rhynes Show: Challenge of the Yukon Phone: (707) 98 OTRDW (6-8739) Stars: Paul Sutton (Sgt. Preston) Writer: Tom Dougall Producer: George W. Trendle

 Adventure in Selkirk – Challenge of the Yukon (05-20-49) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 31:22

Adventure in Selkirk Original Air Date: May 20, 1949 Host: Andrew Rhynes Show: Challenge of the Yukon Phone: (707) 98 OTRDW (6-8739) Stars: Paul Sutton (Sgt. Preston) Writer: Tom Dougall Producer: George W. Trendle

 The Bad Penny – Challenge of the Yukon (05-18-49) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 31:36

The Bad Penny Original Air Date: May 18, 1949 Host: Andrew Rhynes Show: Challenge of the Yukon Phone: (707) 98 OTRDW (6-8739) Stars: Paul Sutton (Sgt. Preston) Writer: Tom Dougall Producer: George W. Trendle

 The Counter Plan – Challenge of the Yukon (05-16-49) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 31:04

The Counter Plan Original Air Date: May 16, 1949 Host: Andrew Rhynes Show: Challenge of the Yukon Phone: (707) 98 OTRDW (6-8739) Stars: Paul Sutton (Sgt. Preston) Writer: Tom Dougall Producer: George W. Trendle

 The Skagway-Mail – Challenge of the Yukon (05-13-49) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 31:00

The Skagway-Mail Original Air Date: May 13, 1949 Host: Andrew Rhynes Show: Challenge of the Yukon Phone: (707) 98 OTRDW (6-8739) Stars: Paul Sutton (Sgt. Preston) Writer: Tom Dougall Producer: George W. Trendle

 The Million Dollar Deadline – Challenge of the Yukon (05-11-49) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 30:57

The Million Dollar Deadline Original Air Date: May 11, 1949 Host: Andrew Rhynes Show: Challenge of the Yukon Phone: (707) 98 OTRDW (6-8739) Stars: Paul Sutton (Sgt. Preston) Writer: Tom Dougall Producer: George W. Trendle

 Race to Twenty Mile – Challenge of the Yukon (05-09-49) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 31:10

Race to Twenty Mile Original Air Date: May 09, 1949 Host: Andrew Rhynes Show: Challenge of the Yukon Phone: (707) 98 OTRDW (6-8739) Stars: Paul Sutton (Sgt. Preston) Writer: Tom Dougall Producer: George W. Trendle

 Challenge of the Yukon – The Case of the Hard-Hearted Hermit (05-06-49) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 31:22

The Case of the Hard-Hearted Hermit Original Air Date: May 06, 1949 Host: Andrew Rhynes Show: Challenge of the Yukon Phone: (707) 98 OTRDW (6-8739) Stars: Paul Sutton (Sgt. Preston)

 Challenge of the Yukon – The Sparrow (05-04-49) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 30:43

The Sparrow Original Air Date: May 04, 1949 Host: Andrew Rhynes Show: Challenge of the Yukon Phone: (707) 98 OTRDW (6-8739) Stars: Paul Sutton (Sgt. Preston)

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