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Helmets Mandated At Powder Ridge

The recently re-opened Powder Ridge ski area in Middlefield is putting into place a ground-breaking requirement that mandates all riders to wear helmets on the slopes. The mandate is possibly the first of its kind […]

12/23/2013

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Best Winter Getaways In America

Whether it means hitting the slopes or riding the waves, many winter travelers have a few favorite destinations across America to cure the winter blues. The following are five of the best winter getaways in the U.S.

11/26/2013

Seth Wescott of the USA celebrates after winning the USANA Snowboardcross World Cup on Dec. 14, 2012 in Telluride, Colo. (credit: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Gold-Medal Snowboarder: Sochi Hasn’t Proven It Has Ability To Hold Olympics

Russia’s new law banning gay “propaganda” could end up tarnishing the upcoming Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, two-time Olympic gold-medal winner Seth Wescott said, becoming the latest Western voice to condemn the law.

09/12/2013

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