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  1. This weekend in the AdirondacksRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | North County Public Radio

    ... to use snowshoes or skis. Be on the lookout for ice and snow falling from exposed ledge areas and be aware of avalanche safety precautions if you are traveling in avalanche prone areas. Use caution while crossing rivers and streams, especially in ...

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  2. Julia Louis-Dreyfus In Talks for Force Majeure RemakeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Collider

    ... you do in a dire emergency? The original film centers on a family who goes vacationing in the French Alps when an avalanche tumbles down on their resort. The mother tries to protect her two children while the father runs inside the building, ...

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  3. We Don't Need a Force Majeure Remake, But If We Must, This One Sounds Great AlreadyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Film School Rejects

    ... written and directed by Ruben Ostlund and follows a family's ski vacation, during which the dad panics during an avalanche scare and abandons his wife and kids. The funny thing about Louis-Dreyfus being on board is that the movie reminded many of us ...

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  4. Award remembers Okanagan College student and aids another in following his dreamRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Castanet.net

    ... great love for the outdoors and for coaching/teaching outdoor skills. Atkins founded his own business, Backcountry Avalanche Awareness, an avalanche skills training company, four years ago and has continued to operate the business while completing ...

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  5. French prosecutor: Co-pilot wanted to 'destroy' planeRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | News12.com

    A rope hangs from a rescue helicopter flying past debris of the Germanwings passenger jet, scattered on the mountainside, near Seyne les Alpes, French Alps, Tuesday, March 24, 2015. A Germanwings passenger jet carrying at least 150 people crashed Tuesday in a snowy, remote section of the French Alps, sounding like an avalanche as it scattered pulverized debris across the mountain.

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  6. Alone at controls, co-pilot sought to 'destroy' the planeRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | News12.com

    A rope hangs from a rescue helicopter flying past debris of the Germanwings passenger jet, scattered on the mountainside, near Seyne les Alpes, French Alps, Tuesday, March 24, 2015. A Germanwings passenger jet carrying at least 150 people crashed Tuesday in a snowy, remote section of the French Alps, sounding like an avalanche as it scattered pulverized debris across the mountain.

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  7. Heating upRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Methow Valley News Home Page

    ... the snow off the North Cascades Highway are like nothing we've read in years. The snowpack levels are low, the avalanche chutes are relatively benign, the daily temperatures are moderate and the big machines are clearing pavement at a remarkable ...

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  8. PHOTOS: Crash of Germanwings Flight 9525Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | KDXY-FM Jonesboro

    ... s, French Alps, Tuesday, March 24. The jet crashed in a snowy, remote section of the French Alps, sounding like an avalanche as it scattered pulverized debris across the mountain. (Claude Paris)

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  9. Shopping: Eastern Mountain Sports - Climbing SchoolRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Foster's Daily Democrat

    Eastern Mountain Sports Climbing School and Guide Service offers a full range of mountaineering programs for all abilities. Programs range from ice and rock climbing, guided climbs of Mount Washington, group and private lessons, ski programs, avalanche programs and winter overnight programs.

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  10. Aspen snowpack dust-free for first March in a decadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    ... mountains in a grimy layer of red dust that accelerates the melting of the snowpack. The Center for Snow and Avalanche Studies, a nonprofit organization based in Silverton, said no dust has been observed at 11 high-elevation sites that it monitors ...

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  11. 2015 Neil Edgeworth Memorial Banked Slalom Recap From Big White, BCRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Transworld

    ... a short hiatus in the early-'90s to be reborn in 1997 under Edgeworth's name after he was tragically killed in an avalanche in Chamonix, France. Since its re-introduction, the NEMBS has encouraged a true celebration of snowboarding. This year the ...

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  12. Pilot was locked out of cockpit before crash in FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Las Vegas Sun

    A rope hangs from a rescue helicopter flying past debris of the Germanwings passenger jet, scattered on the mountainside, near Seyne les Alpes, French Alps, Tuesday, March 24, 2015. A Germanwings passenger jet carrying at least 150 people crashed Tuesday in a snowy, remote section of the French Alps, sounding like an avalanche as it scattered pulverized debris across the mountain.

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  13. Lost husky leads to mom and pupsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Telegram

    Avalanche has been missing from his home in Conception Bay South since January, and while groups of searchers have been scouring the woods of the town ever since, they have come up empty-handed. She told The Telegram Wednesday that a group out on the hunt Tuesday thought they had caught a glimpse of him.

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  14. Report: France jet audio shows pilot locked out of cockpitRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News12.com

    A rope hangs from a rescue helicopter flying past debris of the Germanwings passenger jet, scattered on the mountainside, near Seyne les Alpes, French Alps, Tuesday, March 24, 2015. A Germanwings passenger jet carrying at least 150 people crashed Tuesday in a snowy, remote section of the French Alps, sounding like an avalanche as it scattered pulverized debris across the mountain.

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  15. Beaver Creek Ski Patrol tryouts are SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Vail Daily News

    Beaver Creek Ski Patrol is seeking ambitious expert skiers and telemark skiers to participate in the annual ski test this Saturday, March 28. The team is comprised of experienced skiers who like to help people in an active outdoor work environment, and the ski test provides interested participants with an opportunity to gain a better understanding of the role. As a member of Beaver Creek Ski Patrol, individuals gain emergency outdoor care certification, personal development and leadership skills, and training for toboggan handling, high angle rescues, avalanche mitigation and certification for explosives, community outreach and lift evacuations.

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  16. New Science Channel Series Chaos Caught on Camera to Debut Next MonthRead the original story

    Wednesday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... must watch TV where the POWERS of Science are undeniably at play." Is it possible for a man to out ski an avalanche in the Alpines of France? How long can a chef trapped sunken ship stay alive with only a can of soda? Can a group of skydivers endure ...

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  17. Shoes That Change Colour And Pattern Using AppRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Austrian Times

    ... A skier had a miracle escape after being buried under two metres of snow for nearly two hours during an avalanche in Austria, it was revealed last night. A litter of puppies destined for a dog farm was rescued after being found stuffed inside ...

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  18. Baby Kangaroo In Pouch Found To Be AlbinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Austrian Times

    ... A skier had a miracle escape after being buried under two metres of snow for nearly two hours during an avalanche in Austria, it was revealed last night. A litter of puppies destined for a dog farm was rescued after being found stuffed inside ...

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  19. Uncle Hung Boy From Fence As PunishmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Austrian Times

    ... A skier had a miracle escape after being buried under two metres of snow for nearly two hours during an avalanche in Austria, it was revealed last night. A litter of puppies destined for a dog farm was rescued after being found stuffed inside ...

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  20. Germanwings crash: The search for data recorder - and answersRead the original story

    Wednesday | GantDaily.com

    ... feet) but then disappeared from radar, he said. "We heard a strange noise, and at first we thought it was an avalanche," said Sandrine Boisse, president of the tourism office at the Pra Loup ski resort said. "Something was wrong. We didn't know ...

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