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Wednesday | The Windsor Star

Amherstburg man avoids jail in fatal snowmobiling accident

The anguished pleas of Corey Meloche's parents asking Justice Thomas Carey not to incarcerate their daughter's longtime friend Trevor Skeates for his role in her death in a snowmobiling accident in Amherstburg four years ago were answered Wednesday.

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Wednesday | Western Star

A dangerous time of year

Searchers were out on the Northern Peninsula this week looking for what they expect to end up being the body of a missing snowmobiler.

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Wednesday | Watertown Daily Times

Lowville man celebrates 50 years of snowmobiling

'A neighbor had one - an air sled with an airplane's engine on it and a propeller,' the 64-year-old said.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Telegram

Search turned recovery mission for missing snowmobiler

Tom Newman, 59, went missing in the early morning hours Saturday. He was last seen snowmobiling on sea ice in the area of Beaver Cove in the Chimney Bay area near Roddickton.

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Brandon Sun

Traffic Tip -- April 14, 2014

Like snowmobiles, all-terrain vehicles cannot be driven within Brandon. They can, however, follow the snowmobile routes - which are almost exclusively on the outer edges of the city limits.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Kennebec Journal

Central Maine snowmobilers wrap up late season on high note

The long winter has made for one of the best snowmobile seasons in years, expected to stretch into May in some parts of Somerset and Franklin counties.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Wasatch Wave

Wasatch County man OK after surviving avalanche while snowmobiling

Wasatch County resident Willis Clyde is counting his Christmas miracles after being swept down a mountainside in an avalanche triggered by snowmobiling on loose snowpack on December 20. According to members of the Wasatch County Search and Rescue team, Willis was side hilling on a slope on Tower Mountain east of Heber City, when he triggered a ... (more)

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

TheBlaze.com

9-Year-Old Boy Had No Choice but to Be a Hero After His Dad Got...

Bode Bierdneau and his father JT were snowmobiling near South Lake Tahoe's backcountry last Sunday when the 9-year-old's moment of truth hit hard.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

Amazing News

Nine-Year-Old Boy Rides for Help After Dad Is Injured in Snowmobile Crash

Never underestimate the power of children as one quick-thinking 9-year-old boy recently demonstrated.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

Tahoe Daily Tribune

Son helps rescue dad in Lake Tahoe snowmobile crash

The 9-year-old son of a South Lake Tahoe man helped rescue his father from a snowmobile crash Sunday in the Blue Lakes area of Alpine County.

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ABC News

Boy, 9, Treks Across Miles of Snow to Rescue Dad

Bode Bierdneau realized that his father was trapped under his snowmobile with severe leg injuries and the son was unable to dig him out.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

Park Record

Father and son build snow cave after being stranded

When Paul and Gary Wheeler, a Bountiful father and son, left on a snowmobiling trip late Saturday afternoon in the Uinta Mountains, they didn't expect to be spending the night in the backcountry.

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MLive.com

Man charged with drunken driving after hitting father and daughter on a snowmobile with his car

A six-person jury took 15 minutes to convict Womble, 60, of Howard Township, after hearing testimony and presentation of evidence Tuesday morning, a news release the Cass County Prosecutor's Office said.

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

Tri-cityherald.com

Letter: Access to Umatilla National Forest at risk

Attention snowmobile and outdoor enthusiasts! The U.S. Forest Service is proposing to add 40,000 acres of land in the Umatilla National Forest into wilderness and thousands more into nonmotorized vehicle use and wildlife corridors in the name of "best science available" for forest management.

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Sys-Con Media

AT&T Provides Wireless Network For First-Responders And Attendees Of The 2014 Arctic Man Classic

The skier begins at a summit elevation of 5,800 feet and drops 1,700 feet in less than two miles to the bottom of a narrow canyon where he meets up with his snowmobiling partner.

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Sun Apr 06, 2014

The Wasatch Wave

Wasatch County man OK after surviving avalanche while snowmobiling

Wasatch County resident Willis Clyde is counting his Christmas miracles after being swept down a mountainside in an avalanche triggered by snowmobiling on loose snowpack on December 20. According to members of the Wasatch County Search and Rescue team, Willis was side hilling on a slope on Tower Mountain east of Heber City, when he triggered a ... (more)

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Melrose Beacon

Web Extra

Councilmembers, during a March 3 special meeting, approved the hiring of Maus, who has been a Melrose police officer for 13 years, the last few years as sergeant.

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Bangor Daily News

Protect the future of Maine snowmobiling in an era of climate change

The cold and snowy end of winter has been a boon for Maine's snowmobilers. But it's indeed too good to be true.

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Sat Apr 05, 2014

The Winnipeg Free Press

Random acts of kindness

My dad and I were snowmobiling out by Elma when my machine ran out of oil. Being in the middle of nowhere, it was looking like quite the predicament.

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Fri Apr 04, 2014

Hispanic Business

AT&T Provides Wireless Network For First-Responders and Attendees of the 2014 Arctic Man Classic

As thousands of people converge at Arctic Man, AT&T * has deployed a Cell on Wheels to provide mobile internet service, and accommodate the wireless network demands from the high concentrations of smartphone users expected in Summit, , and supplement the first-response communications in the event of an emergency.

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