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Ski Lift Turns Into a Terrifying, People Slingshot

The Interrobang - 17 Mar 2018
interrobang, in·ter·ro·bang [in-ter-uh-bang] ‽ (often represented by ?! / !?), is a nonstandard punctuation designed to combine the question mark (?) and the exclamation point (!), indicating a mixture of query and interjection, as after a rhetorical ...
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Wanderlust A-Frame For Sale In The Catskills

Forbes - 17 Jul 2018
Following its $36.8 million purchase, Peak Resorts gives Hunter Mountain a major ski lift, investing $1.7 million for trail, racing and snowmaking improvements—bolstering the resort's 12 lifts and 57 trails (and future new lodge) which are merely a ...
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Afriski: Lesotho's Only Ski Resort

The Atlantic - 17 Jul 2018
High in the Maluti Mountains of the Kingdom of Lesotho, sits Afriski, one of only two ski resorts in southern Africa (the other, Tiffindell, is in the same mountains, just over the border in South Africa.) The resort summit is about 10,600 feet (3,222 ...
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Widow penalized for late husband's legal marijuana use

KKTV 11 News - 18 Jul 2018
DENVER (AP) - The state of Colorado is denying half the workers' compensation death benefits to a woman whose husband died while working on a ski lift because he had marijuana in his system. KMGH-TV reports Erika Lee's husband, Adam Lee, was ...
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Loveland Ski Area Needs Your Help Naming New Lift

CBS Denver - 27 Jun 2018
By Laura Phillips. DILLON, Colo. (CBS4) – It's out with the old and in with the new. This fall, Loveland Ski Area will debut a new high-speed detachable quad. It's the ski area's first high-speed lift. The lift doesn't have a name yet, and now there's ...
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Wolf Creek Becomes First Solar Powered Ski Area

Powder Magazine - 17 Jul 2018
Known for powder and affordable lift tickets (read more about skiing Wolf Creek here), family-owned Wolf Creek, located about 85 miles from Durango, began running the entire area via solar last November, becoming the first ski area in the nation to do so.
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You can name the new lift at Loveland Ski Area! Colorado Springs and Pueblo News - 26 Jun 2018
If you've had a life-long dream of naming a ski lift, you're opportunity is finally here! Even if you never thought about it, you still have the opportunity and the winner gets a choice of a pretty cool perk. It's your chance to get creative and get ...
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The Two-Sided Coin of Vail Purchasing Your Local Ski Area

Local Freshies (press release) (blog) - 17 Jul 2018
It wasn't until Vail showed up with its pocketbook that LONG overdue upgrades could finally be made. As part of the 2016-17 season, they dropped over $13 MILLION into improvements. ALL the lifts were replaced and lift capacity had increased by 45 percent.
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Hermitage Club members want to lease Haystack for ski season - 12 Jul 2018
“Vermont has strict enforcement of maintenance and inspections of ski lifts, for obvious life safety and public interest reasons,” Tantleff wrote. “I have learned that if lifts are not oiled, maintained, run, stretched and tightened on a regular basis ...
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Major New Lift & New Ski Run For Mayrhofen

InTheSnow - 17 Jul 2018
InTheSnow Magazine is the only free Winter Sports News Magazine in the UK. Edited by world renown ski journalist and 'Snowhunter' Patrick Thorne, 40-50,000 copies are signed for and distributed by 700 locations across 10 countries and 15 ski resorts ...
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Top Women Alpine Skiers Out-Earn Men for Second Year

Powder Magazine - 27 Jun 2018
As if Loveland failed to witness the rousing success of Boaty McBoatface, the Colorado resort has decided to let skiers name the new detachable quad replacing Lift 1 for the 2018-2019 season. Skiers only need to fill out a form and provide contact ...
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Menter: History, ski lifts and Gordian knots

Aspen Daily News - 27 Jun 2018
So, I have to admit, it surprised me when this newspaper reported last month that ownership groups of the two proposed hotels on the Lift 1A side of Aspen Mountain and the Aspen Skiing Co. had reached consensus with the city of Aspen to bring the lift ...
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Sonoma travel writers living the dream, together

Sonoma Index-Tribune - 17 Jul 2018
We spent a week skiing together, we had wonderful dinners together and everything was provided: the food, the wine, the ski lift tickets.” This culture of comping that Schroeder speaks of is pervasive in the field of travel journalism. Following a ...
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Lower lift would break up Aspen history

Aspen Daily News - 21 Jun 2018
Two hotel developers with plans to build in the neighborhood, the city of Aspen and the Aspen Skiing Co., last month announced that they had reached a conceptual agreement on bringing a new lift farther down the hill, back to the site of the original ...

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