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Disabled, Visually Impaired Skiers Competing In Mpls

Cross-country skiers know just how physically demanding that sport can, but try facing that challenge without use of your legs or the ability to see the trail ahead of you.

02/02/2012

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Snow Business Gets Slow Start To Season

It may be starting to feel like winter in the Twin Cities, but it is not really looking like it with the lack of snow. With snowfall totals well below normal, ski hills had a late and slow start to the season.

01/18/2012

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Lindsey Vonn Finds Success With New Coach

By any measure, Lindsey Vonn’s impending divorce is not affecting her on the slopes. If anything, it’s motivated her.

01/16/2012

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Top Places For Minnesota Skiing And Snowboarding

When old man winter sets in, sometimes we forget how good we have it in our own backyard, and when it comes to skiing and snowboarding, we’ve got some great spots to get you up and moving this winter. Here’s a list of some of the best slopes near the Twin Cities.

12/10/2011

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Burnsville’s Buck Hill Now Open

Our first blast of winter may have caused some problems on the roads. But it was certainly welcome by people who love to play in the snow.

11/21/2011

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DNR Seeks To Let Lutsen Draw Water For Snowmaking

The Department of Natural Resources is taking steps to let the popular Lutsen Mountains ski area keep drawing water for its snowmaking operations.

10/26/2011

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Heart Attack Killed Skier At Welch Village

An autopsy shows the skier who crashed into a chair lift tower post at Welch Village Ski Area in southeastern Minnesota died of a heart attack.

03/30/2011

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Man Dies In Skiing Crash At Welch Village

A Minnesota man lost control and died on Wednesday afternoon after crashing into a ski resort’s chair lift.

03/17/2011

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Wis. Skier Killed By Vehicle, Driver Turns Self In

A snowmobiler in northern Wisconsin found the body of a skier who was apparently struck and killed by a vehicle, and an Ashland man who says he was the vehicle’s driver has turned himself in.

02/21/2011

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City Of Lakes Loppet To Kick Off Saturday

More than 6,000 skiers will strap on their cross-country skis for this year’s City of Lakes Loppet.

02/04/2011

City Of Lakes Loppet

Registration Filling Fast For City Of Lakes Loppet

Maybe it’s all the snow or maybe it’s the recent uptick in temperatures that has people excited about this year’s City of Lakes Loppet.

01/25/2011

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Minn. Family Gets Colo. Stay For Good Deed

Virtue may be its own reward, but the chance to stay at an exclusive mountain development while on a Colorado ski vacation isn’t bad, either.

01/05/2011

HINESight with John Hines – 9/23/10

The recent rainfall could have been worse…it could have been snow.  Actually, that would have been fine with Tasha McRank, a co-head coach of the Buck Hill ski team.  She talks about this weekend’s Ski […]

09/24/2010

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