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Dr. Ethan Greene (credit: CBS)

Big Push Underway To Raise $$ For Avalanche Info Center

A group interested in keeping skiers and snowboarders safe in Colorado’s backcountry is trying to raise more money for the Colorado Avalanche Information Center.

14 hours ago

The avalanche cleanup on Berthoud Pass (credit: CBS)

Avalanche On Berthoud Pass Temporarily Closes US 40

An avalanche occurred on Berthoud Pass near the Mary Jane Ski Area Friday afternoon.

04/11/2014

An image from Loveland Pass Monday morning (credit: CBS)

Shell Blast Injures 2 CDOT Avalanche Control Workers

Two Colorado Department of Transportation workers have been injured, one seriously, after an avalanche shell exploded while they were working on Loveland Pass.

03/31/2014

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More Snow, Windy Conditions Could Mean More Avalanches

Windy conditions and a fresh blanket of snow are creating unstable conditions which could mean more avalanches.

03/30/2014

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Skier Recovering After Avalanche In Southwestern Colorado

Authorities say a 35-year-old skier is recovering after he was caught in an avalanche in southwestern Colorado.

03/17/2014

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Skier Survives Being Caught In Avalanche

A backcountry skier survived being caught in an avalanche on Sunday.

03/16/2014

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U.S. 40 Over Berthoud Pass Back Open After Avalanche Buried Cars

An avalanche closed U.S. 40 in both directions over Berthoud Pass and buried cars in the slide Friday afternoon. It has since been reopened.

03/07/2014

The Black Hawk being used in the search (credit: Colorado National Gaurd)

Crews Hold Out Hope After Avalanche Victim’s Snowmobile, Helmet Found

Searchers have brought in an Air Force Black Hawk helicopter to an area of southwest Colorado where a snowmobiler is missing in an avalanche.

03/06/2014

Snowmobiler Trapped By Colorado Avalanche

Rescuers are searching for a snowmobiler who was buried by an avalanche in southwestern Colorado.

03/05/2014

Members of the Colorado Avalanche Information Center studying a slide (credit: CBS)

The Colorado Avalanche Information Center Needs More Funding

After four deaths in one week and dozens of other avalanches, the small team at the Colorado Avalanche Information Center (CAIC) is hoping to grow, but that costs money.

02/18/2014

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