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Deer Killed At Top Of Upper Peninsula Ski Jump

A starving deer stranded on a ski jump in the Upper Peninsula has been killed after a rescue was considered to be too dangerous.

CBS Detroit–12/12/2014

It’s Work, It’s Play: Split Decision On Merits Of Snow Over Weekend

While the winter storm means a weekend of work for many, others are taking advantage of the white stuff to have some fun.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/14/2013


Thrillist Snow Guide: Vail, Colorado

Vail, Colorado is one of the largest single-mountain ski resorts in the world. Here’s a snow guide to a winter day in the ski town.



Supper On The Slopes: 8 New Ski Resort Restaurants

Ski or snowboard into one of these ski resort restaurants and fill up with lamb chops, bison burgers and beef tenderloins before carving up the rest of the mountain.


Ski Pine Knob

No Snow? Not A Problem At Pine Knob Ski Resort

With 50 degree weather days on the horizon, the last thing you’re probably thinking about is a skiing trip. But as WWJ’s Kathryn Larson found out, if you’ve always wanted the slopes to yourself, there’s no better time than now.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/02/2012

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Warm Weather Affecting Ski Business

Cold and snow expected to help ski hills throughout Michigan. Some runs are open thanks to man made snow.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/27/2011


Ski, Snowboard Demo Freezes Over Birmingham

There will be real snow in Birmingham Saturday! Ski and snowboarders will be rail-jamming in between Woodward and Old Woodward as part of the city’s third annual Rail Jam.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/24/2011

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Ski Resorts Can’t Get Enough Snow

Many of us may be hoping for the snow to stop, but one type of business is saying “bring it on”.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/06/2011

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Cross-Country Skiing Gets Snow Boost

With a tempest of white powder expected to blanket Kensington Metropark come mid-week, the Ski Center at Kensington Metropark will remain open one additional weekend, until February 7.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/31/2011