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  • Wildfire grows in Montana, but ski area evacuation lifted

    RED LODGE, Mont. (AP) — An unseasonable wildfire driven by strong winds prompted a short-term evacuation of a ski lodge in southern Montana.

    Associated Press33 mins ago
  • Shiffrin captures slalom title at US Alpine Championships

    Over the years, Mikaela Shiffrin has been patiently refining her technique, trying to get it just perfect. Shiffrin added another title to her impressive collection, winning the slalom by a huge margin Saturday at the U.S. Alpine Championships. The 20-year-old from Eagle-Vail, Colorado, finished in…

    The Associated Press
  • Ski lift firm issues safety warning after chairlift accident

    PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A chairlift company is warning U.S. ski resorts to check about 170 lifts for potential problems after engineers announced that a design flaw likely contributed to a weekend accident that injured seven skiers in Maine.

    Associated Press