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"I'm sure it was a miserable night.''
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It's a never-ending war that the Canadian Forces has no hope of winning.
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It includes Banff, Yoho, Kootenay and Jasper national parks, as well as Alberta's Kananaskis Country.
KAMLOOPS, B.C. - A group that promotes avalanche safety says a new smartphone app provides backcountry users with important real-time information.Avalanche Canada says the app called Mountain Informat...
VANCOUVER - The Canadian Avalanche Centre has issued a rarely used extreme avalanche rating, stressing the danger in many of British Columbia's mountains this weekend.The centre said natural and human...
UPDATE - Feb. 25, 2013: Holger Achim Fritz, 24, was killed in the Revelstoke avalanche. Fritz was originally from Stuttgart, Germany, but most recently had been living and working in the Revelstoke ar...
The Canadian Avalanche Centre says changes in the snow pack have increased the risk of avalanches through much of B.C.’s southern interior. Centre spokesman Karl Klassen says the snow pack has been v...