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Snow In 'Very Bad Shape,' High Avalanche Risk

CBC | Posted 02.20.2014 | Canada Alberta

There is a very high risk of avalanches in most of the mountain ranges in Western Canada, prompting officials to issue a special public warning. T...

Heads Up! Special Avalanche Warning In Effect

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Alberta

The Canadian Avalance Centre has issued a special warning for Alberta's backcountry users, asking the public to use extreme caution if heading out to ...

Special Avalanche Warning

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.18.2014 | Canada British Columbia

REVELSTOKE, B.C. - The Canadian Avalanche Centre has issued a special warning for the public to use extreme caution in British Columbia's backcountry ...

Vancouver Island Avalanche Injures 1

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.29.2013 | Canada British Columbia

COURTENAY, B.C. — A search and rescue team has reached four skiers who were stranded by a small avalanche Tuesday about five kilometres west of Vanc...

Another Skier Dead In BC

CBC | Posted 05.21.2012 | Canada

A man and woman have died in an avalanche near Nelson, B.C., police say. The avalanche occurred at about 10 a.m. PT Wednesday...

Skier Killed In B.C. Avalanche

CBC | Posted 05.12.2012 | Canada

A skier has become the third victim of B.C. backcountry avalanches in a week after being caught in snowslide near Revelstoke on Sunday af...

One Killed, More Injured After B.C. Avalanche

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.10.2012 | Canada

VANCOUVER - One person is dead and five others have been injured following two avalanches in British Columbia's backcountry.Coroner Barb McLintock sai...

Avalanche Strikes Again In B.C.

CBC | Posted 03.03.2012 | Canada

Police say two skiers who triggered an avalanche in the backcountry east of Pemberton, B.C., have been rescued. The slide cam...

B.C. Avalanche Victim Identified

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.02.2012 | Canada

REVELSTOKE, B.C. - RCMP have identified the 45-year-old man who died in an avalanche while on a heli-skiing tour near Revelstoke, in southeast B.C.Pol...

Second Avalanche Death In B.C.

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.01.2012 | Canada

REVELSTOKE, B.C. - A holiday adventure turned into a tragedy for a group of heli-skiers in the British Columbia backcountry after one person was kill...

Skier Killed In B.C. Avalanche

CBC | Posted 02.29.2012 | Canada

The skier who died overnight Thursday after a backcountry avalanche has been identified as a ski patroller from the Whistler Blackcomb re...

Skier Dies From B.C. Avalanche

CBC | Posted 02.28.2012 | Canada

UPDATE: A skier has died from injuries suffered during an avalanche on Thursday. The RCMP confirmed the death in a tweet. "Pemberton avalanche h...