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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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 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)

 Challenge of the Yukon – Escape to the North (05-02-49) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 30:38

Escape to the North Original Air Date: May 02, 1949 Host: Andrew Rhynes Show: Challenge of the Yukon Phone: (707) 98 OTRDW (6-8739) Stars: Paul Sutton (Sgt. Preston)

 Challenge of the Yukon – Fire in the Sky (04-29-49) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 30:26

Fire in the Sky Original Air Date: April 29, 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 Perfect Crime (04-27-49) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 30:28

The Perfect Crime Original Air Date: April 27, 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 Bear Trap (04-25-49) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 30:55

The Bear Trap Original Air Date: April 25, 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 Doomed Witness (04-22-49) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 30:27

The Doomed Witness Original Air Date: April 22, 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 Empty Coffin (04-20-49) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 30:19

The Empty Coffin Original Air Date: April 20, 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 Luck of the Newtons (04-18-49) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 30:28

The Luck of the Newtons Original Air Date: April 18, 1949 Host: Andrew Rhynes Show: Challenge of the Yukon Phone: (707) 98 OTRDW (6-8739) Stars: Paul Sutton (Sgt. Preston)

 Challenge of the Yukon – Trouble at Forty-Mile (04-15-49) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 30:33

Trouble at Forty-Mile Original Air Date: April 15, 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 Trail of the Werewolf (04-13-49) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 29:58

The Trail of the Werewolf Original Air Date: April 13, 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 Lucky Shirt (04-11-49) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 30:54

The Lucky Shirt Original Air Date: April 11, 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 Knife Throwers (04-08-49) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 30:48

The Knife Throwers Original Air Date: April 08, 1949 Host: Andrew Rhynes Show: Challenge of the Yukon Phone: (707) 98 OTRDW (6-8739) Stars: Paul Sutton (Sgt. Preston)

 Challenge of the Yukon – Dead Man’s Man (04-06-49) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 30:43

Dead Man's Man Original Air Date: April 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 Remittance Man (04-04-49) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 30:51

The Remittance Man Original Air Date: April 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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