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5 hrs ago | New York Daily News

New Hampshire snowmobilers charged by angry moose

Janis and Bob Powell followed a young bull too closely when it stopped, turned around and charged the couple in the snowy wilderness near Jackson, Maine.

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9 hrs ago | 101.5-WQUT

Snowmobilers Escape Uninjured After Moose Encounter in Maine

A run-in with an angry moose ended without injury for a pair of New Hampshire snowmobilers, but they say that the incident has changed how they think about wildlife.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

WMUR-TV Manchester

Belmont Couple Attacked by Moose

WE DO HAVE A CREW ON THE SCENE AND WILL BRING YOU THE LATEST AS IT BECOMES AVAILABLE.

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Western Star

Snowmobile passenger airlifted from Lewis Hills

Shortly after 3 p.m., the Bay St. George Royal Canadian Mounted Police received a report that a 53-year-old woman injured her back in the popular western Newfoundland snowmobiling destination.

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CBS Local

NH Couple Charged By A Moose While Snowmobiling In Maine

Janis and Bob Powell were on a trail deep in the woods around 2:30 p.m. near Jackman, Maine, which is near the Canadian border, when a moose ran out in front of them.

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MassLive.com

All Outdoors: Despite the critics, hunting is very safe

"It" in this case was an anonymous letter about last week's column commenting on Sunday hunting moves in other states.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

The Windsor Star

Amherstburg man avoids jail in fatal snowmobiling accident

The anguished pleas of Corey Meloche's parents asking Justice Thomas Carey not to incarcerate their daughter's longtime friend Trevor Skeates for his role in her death in a snowmobiling accident in Amherstburg four years ago were answered Wednesday.

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Western Star

A dangerous time of year

Searchers were out on the Northern Peninsula this week looking for what they expect to end up being the body of a missing snowmobiler.

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Watertown Daily Times

Lowville man celebrates 50 years of snowmobiling

'A neighbor had one - an air sled with an airplane's engine on it and a propeller,' the 64-year-old said.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Telegram

Search turned recovery mission for missing snowmobiler

Tom Newman, 59, went missing in the early morning hours Saturday. He was last seen snowmobiling on sea ice in the area of Beaver Cove in the Chimney Bay area near Roddickton.

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Brandon Sun

Traffic Tip -- April 14, 2014

Like snowmobiles, all-terrain vehicles cannot be driven within Brandon. They can, however, follow the snowmobile routes - which are almost exclusively on the outer edges of the city limits.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Kennebec Journal

Central Maine snowmobilers wrap up late season on high note

The long winter has made for one of the best snowmobile seasons in years, expected to stretch into May in some parts of Somerset and Franklin counties.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Wasatch Wave

Wasatch County man OK after surviving avalanche while snowmobiling

Wasatch County resident Willis Clyde is counting his Christmas miracles after being swept down a mountainside in an avalanche triggered by snowmobiling on loose snowpack on December 20. According to members of the Wasatch County Search and Rescue team, Willis was side hilling on a slope on Tower Mountain east of Heber City, when he triggered a ... (more)

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

TheBlaze.com

9-Year-Old Boy Had No Choice but to Be a Hero After His Dad Got...

Bode Bierdneau and his father JT were snowmobiling near South Lake Tahoe's backcountry last Sunday when the 9-year-old's moment of truth hit hard.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

Amazing News

Nine-Year-Old Boy Rides for Help After Dad Is Injured in Snowmobile Crash

Never underestimate the power of children as one quick-thinking 9-year-old boy recently demonstrated.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

Tahoe Daily Tribune

Son helps rescue dad in Lake Tahoe snowmobile crash

The 9-year-old son of a South Lake Tahoe man helped rescue his father from a snowmobile crash Sunday in the Blue Lakes area of Alpine County.

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ABC News

Boy, 9, Treks Across Miles of Snow to Rescue Dad

Bode Bierdneau realized that his father was trapped under his snowmobile with severe leg injuries and the son was unable to dig him out.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

Park Record

Father and son build snow cave after being stranded

When Paul and Gary Wheeler, a Bountiful father and son, left on a snowmobiling trip late Saturday afternoon in the Uinta Mountains, they didn't expect to be spending the night in the backcountry.

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MLive.com

Man charged with drunken driving after hitting father and daughter on a snowmobile with his car

A six-person jury took 15 minutes to convict Womble, 60, of Howard Township, after hearing testimony and presentation of evidence Tuesday morning, a news release the Cass County Prosecutor's Office said.

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

Tri-cityherald.com

Letter: Access to Umatilla National Forest at risk

Attention snowmobile and outdoor enthusiasts! The U.S. Forest Service is proposing to add 40,000 acres of land in the Umatilla National Forest into wilderness and thousands more into nonmotorized vehicle use and wildlife corridors in the name of "best science available" for forest management.

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