The Seeley-Swan Search and Rescue unit has had a particularly busy winter.
When I was a youngster, a couple of us went for a winter hike on a hill behind a ranch where we’d been hunting that fall. A few hundred feet up we walked across a snow-filled coulee that seemed adventurous and innocent, but soon “whumped” (the sound of the snow collapsing, a precursor to sliding). That scared us into turning around.
A skier in Colorado died after his coat became wrapped around his head and neck on the chair lift, according to the company that operates the chair lift.
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Women-only classes, both nationwide and in Montana, are part of an effort to empower female skiers to make safety decisions in the backcountry.
More than a foot of heavy snowfall over weak snowpack and strong winds are creating dangerous conditions.
The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning for the Great Falls, Helena, Butte and Bozeman areas from Thursday morning through mid-day Friday.
An avalanche slammed into a mountain road in eastern Turkey on Wednesday, wiping out a huge team of rescue workers sent to find people missing in an earlier avalanche.
Emergency service members dig in the snow around at least three overturned vehicles, near the town of Bahcesehir, in Van province, eastern Tur…