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Skier killed in avalanche

Jan 22, 2017 / 2:54 pm

Police say a woman from Anchorage, Alaska was the victim of fatal avalanche near Nelson, B.C. RCMP say the 32-year-old was skiing with two others near Qua Peak...

US woman dead in slide

Jan 22, 2017 / 11:15 am

Nelson RCMP say a 32-year-old woman from Alaska was killed Saturday morning in an avalanche near Ymir, in the Kootenays. The BC Coroners Service confirmed the...

Skier dies in avalanche

Jan 21, 2017 / 7:20 pm

The BC Coroners Service says a woman is dead following an avalanche near Nelson, B.C. Spokeswoman Barbara McLintock says an adult woman was killed Saturday...

Helicopter rescues skiers

Jan 19, 2017 / 9:00 pm

Modern technology made for a quick rescue of three men who got lost on a ski trip in the Kootenay backcountry this week. Salmo RCMP received a call Wednesday...