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Avalanche Victim’s Body Recovered Near Cortez

The body of a missing Colorado snowmobiler suspected killed in an avalanche in March has been found, authorities confirmed Thursday.

06/12/2014

An image of a small avalanche on Berthoud Pass on Saturday (credit: CAIC)

May Snowstorm Heightens Avalanche Risks

Colorado’s May snowstorm is increasing the state’s avalanche danger.

05/12/2014

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Broomfield Man Waits To Climb Mount Everest Following Deadly Avalanche

A climber from Colorado has been waiting at Everest Base Camp to see if he’ll be able to scale the mountain. There’s talk of canceling all Mount Everest climbs after last week’s deadly avalanche.

04/22/2014

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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.

04/17/2014

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

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