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Boy Falls 20 Feet From Spirit Mountain Chairlift

A little boy is recovering after falling more than 20 feet off the chairlift at Spirit Mountain. Cameron Jones was at the Duluth ski hill with other homeschool students on Friday when he fell.

03/02/2015

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Best Ski Slopes For Kids Near Minnesota

Families wanting to ski don’t need to venture out west to hit the slopes. Minnesota and our Midwest neighbors offer plenty of options for the youngest ski-lovers within a quick drive.

02/13/2015

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Spirit Mountain To Host Extreme Snowmobile Endurance Race

Spirit Mountain in Duluth will host a new snowmobile endurance racing event next month, Red Bull Snow Boundaries. It’s open to pro and amateur racers alike with more than $100,000 in cash and prizes.

02/11/2015

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Frigid Cold Closes Minnesota Ski Area

It’s not unusual for people who love to ski to brave frigid temperatures and hit the slopes. That is, if the slopes are open.

01/04/2015

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Spirit Mountain Closed Sunday Due To Extreme Temps

Spirit Mountain announced they will be closed Sunday due to the extreme temperatures expected. According to Spirit Mountain officials, the Duluth ski destination will be closed on Jan. 4 due to “incoming extremely low temperatures and intense chill factors.”

01/03/2015

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Best Places To Stay Fit During Your Stay In Minnesota

A trip to Minnesota doesn’t need to keep you from your exercise routine. Check out any of these outdoor and indoor areas to stay fit.

01/11/2014

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Spirit Mountain, Skating Rink Closed Due To Cold

Extremely cold weather forced the closure of Duluth’s Spirit Mountain ski area on Sunday and prompted wind chill warnings and advisories throughout the state.

12/29/2013

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Finding Minnesota: Spirit Mountain’s Alpine Coaster

If your business depends on a certain type of weather to bring in customers, you can face a lot of uncertainty. But Spirit Mountain Ski Resort has eliminated some of the ups and downs of business by adding some new ups and downs to its slopes.

08/13/2013

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Wander Minnesota: A Guide to December

Minnesota is pretty festival-friendly all year long, but December is more jam-packed than any other month. Here are just a few of the events taking place around the state (outside of the metro area) by the end of 2012.

11/30/2012

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Best Winter Road Trip Destinations Near The Twin Cities

Beat the winter blahs with these fun and family friendly road trip destinations within a few hours of the Twin Cities.

11/30/2012

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Wis. Boy Who Died On Duluth Ski Trip Identified

A 12-year-old Wisconsin boy who died in a skiing accident on a church trip to Duluth’s Spirit Mountain has been identified.

02/21/2011

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Wis. Boy, 12, Killed In Ski Accident In Duluth

Duluth police say a 12-year-old boy from Wisconsin was killed in an apparent skiing accident while on a church trip.

02/19/2011

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Power Outage Prompts Evacuation At Minn. Ski Area

A four-person ski lift at Duluth’s Spirit Mountain had to be evacuated after breaking down.

12/29/2010