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16 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

New things to see

If the sinking loonie wasn't enough to keep you in Canada for your vacation this summer, then several new attractions might make you want to stay anyway.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Where Toronto

Sets and the City

Vancouver excels at portraying other places: Seattle, New York, Chicago and more in movies ranging from Juno and Mission Impossible 4 to Superman: Man of Steel and most of The Twilight Saga series.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

Globe and Mail

Rescuers who saved B.C. skier 'have done something miraculous'

The parents of a Simon Fraser University student rescued after falling into a tree well and going into cardiac arrest are crediting a "string of miracles" for their daughter's rescue.

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

CBC News

CPR 101: How you can save a life

That's the advice offered to first aid trainees learning how to administer CPR in the hope that, one day, they'll be able to help someone in need.

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Sun Apr 06, 2014

CBC News

Christine Newman's medical miracle: Revived from near-death

A B.C. search and rescue team says an Alberta woman in her 20s who has been living in Metro Vancouver is extremely lucky to be recovering from hypothermia this week, after she was found in the snow by strangers and kept alive with CPR for hours.

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Fri Apr 04, 2014

Herald Gazette

Seiders wins Winter Games award

Angelina Seiders, a seventh-grader at Thomaston Grammar School, was chosen to receive the Frank Hemingway Award at the 2014 Special Olympic of Maine Winter Games at Sugarloaf.

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Tue Apr 01, 2014

Vail Daily News

April Fool's: Resorts to host - ski-less' championships

Vail Resorts will make a bold statement highlighting global warming with a "ski-less" 2015 Alpine World Championships, sources say.

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Sun Mar 30, 2014

The Daily Courier

Adventure race pushes competitors to new highs

Local triathlete Ken Evans competes in last year's Penticton Ramada Inn Elevator Race.

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Fri Mar 28, 2014

Airdrie City View

Special Olympics Airdrie gearing up for spring and summer season

Although the winter weather has stuck around longer than most people in Airdrie would of liked, that isn't stopping Special Olympics Airdrie from getting ready for its spring and summer athletic season.

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Related Topix: Sports, Swimming, Winter Sports

Thu Mar 27, 2014

Bellingham Herald

Cross-country ski trek in Yosemite never fails to inspire

A trip to 7,385-foot-high Dewey Point above the south rim of Yosemite Valley forces the mind to reassess what's big.

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Related Topix: Outdoor Recreation, Winter Sports, Cross Country Skiing

Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

Finding an affinity for winter

There are get away holidays and then there are get away holidays which are so unusual they become the inspiration for a book.

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Wed Mar 26, 2014

Southland Times

Blog: Sweet Home California

A few weeks ago, a ranch guest from North Carolina entertained an entire table for an evening with stories about Blackbeard the pirate as the fire roared, the spring wind whistled under doorways, and the wet snow blanketed the porch outside.

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Daily Kos

The Daily Bucket - Seeking Snow at Hurricane Ridge

I know that for most of you across the country, the idea that I would willingly go in search of snow seems ridiculous about now.

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Tue Mar 25, 2014

Whitehorse Star

Team Yukon finishes fifth overall with 85 ulus

Team Yukon junior female curling skip Bailey Horte won gold in the recreational mixed doubles event, curling alongside Alberta North's Steven Brulotte Saturday at the Arctic Winter Games.

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Mon Mar 24, 2014

Madison Publishing

German skier becomes the latest victim of B.C. avalanches: Mounties

Mounties in southeast British Columbia say a 45-year-old man from Germany is dead following an avalanche north of the community of Revelstoke.

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Concord Monitor

Snowshoeing one heck of a hobby for Ferreira and Folcik-Welts

Snowshoe racing is a means to an end for Concord's Amber Ferreira and Northwood's Kristina Folcik-Welts.

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Related Topix: Winter Sports, Triathlon, Outdoor Recreation, Snowmobiles

Fri Mar 21, 2014

Park Record

Wasatch Backcountry Alliance Statement on Interconnect and Resort Expansion

As skiers, snowboarders and winter recreationists, the members of Wasatch Backcountry Alliance appreciate and support Utah's world-class ski resort industry.

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Related Topix: Outdoor Recreation, Winter Sports, Opinion, Park City, UT

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