Bc Avalanche

Trapped By Kootenays Avalanche

Two people are believed to be seriously hurt after being caught in an avalanche in a popular backcountry ski area in the Kootenay Pass area, off B.C.'s Highway 3 between Salmo and Creston. Nelson Sear...
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Major Avalanche Shuts Coquihalla

The Coquihalla Highway is closed with no forseeable opening due to a major avalanche near the Great Bear snowshed. According to the Ministry of Transportation, some snow reached the highway, covering...
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Avalanche Warning On Mountains

VANCOUVER - Backcountry skiers, snowboarders and sledders should be wary of dangerous avalanche conditions on mountains across much of southern British Columbia in the coming days, search-and-rescue o...
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Man Dead From Avalanche

VALEMOUNT, B.C. - An avalanche in eastern B.C. has claimed the life of a man.RCMP say Saturday's slide was triggered at Goat Ridge in the Clemina creek-area off Highway 5, 30 kilometres south of the c...
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Special Avalanche Warning

REVELSTOKE, B.C. - The Canadian Avalanche Centre has issued a special warning for the public to use extreme caution in British Columbia's backcountry this weekend.The centre's Karl Klassen says the ma...
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10 Caught In Avalanche

GOLDEN, B.C. - A group of backcountry skiers has been rescued after being caught up in an avalanche near Golden, B.C., not far from the Alberta boundary.RCMP received a call from the International Eme...