NELSON 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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Another Skier Dead In BC

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 morning, hitting a small group heli-skiing south of Nelson. The male ski...