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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 White Huskie (03-14-49) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 32:40

The White Huskie Original Air Date: March 14, 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 Meal the Convicted (03-11-49) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 32:40

The Meal the Convicted Original Air Date: March 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 – Bulldog Charm (03-09-49) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 32:35

Bulldog Charm Original Air Date: March 09, 1949 Host: Andrew Rhynes Show: Challenge of the Yukon Phone: (707) 98 OTRDW (6-8739) Stars: Paul Sutton (Sgt. Preston)

 Challenge of the Yukon – Trail Mates (03-07-49) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 27:58

Trail Mates Original Air Date: March 07, 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 Music Hall Murder (03-04-49) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 31:25

The Music Hall Murder Original Air Date: March 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 – Ambush at Forty Mile (03-02-49) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 31:31

Ambush at Forty Mile Original Air Date: March 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 – River Pirates (02-28-49) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 31:25

River Pirates Original Air Date: February 28, 1949 Host: Andrew Rhynes Show: Challenge of the Yukon Phone: (707) 98 OTRDW (6-8739) Stars: Paul Sutton (Sgt. Preston)

 Challenge of the Yukon – Danger Signal (02-25-49) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 31:22

Danger Signal Original Air Date: February 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 – Signal in Green (02-23-49) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 31:20

Signal in Green Original Air Date: February 23, 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 Magic Light (02-21-49) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 31:30

The Magic Light Original Air Date: February 21, 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 Dog with the Gold Tooth (02-18-49) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 31:22

The Dog with the Gold Tooth Original Air Date: February 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 – Double Cross Creek (02-16-49) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 31:28

Double Cross Creek Original Air Date: February 16, 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 Coward (02-14-49) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 31:16

The Coward Original Air Date: February 14, 1949 Host: Andrew Rhynes Show: Challenge of the Yukon Phone: (707) 98 OTRDW (6-8739) Stars: Paul Sutton (Sgt. Preston)

 Challenge of the Yukon – Ambush (02-11-49) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 31:22

Ambush Original Air Date: February 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 – Sergeant Preston Faces Death (02-09-49) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 31:22

Sergeant Preston Faces Death Original Air Date: February 09, 1949 Host: Andrew Rhynes Show: Challenge of the Yukon Phone: (707) 98 OTRDW (6-8739) Stars: Paul Sutton (Sgt. Preston)

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