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Man Falls into Volcanic Vent on Mount Hood
Man Falls into Volcanic Vent on Mount Hood
(Timberline Ridge, OR) -- A climber on Mt. Hood is hospitalized with serious injuries after he fell into a volcanic vent. Officials say 28-year-old George Stevens of Idaho was on the mountain with two friends when it happened Tuesday. Stevens was attempting to snowboard down from the Hogsback snow ridge when he lost control in icy conditions and fell into the vent that has toxic gasses ... Read M
Kadlec Foundation Gifts $25,000 to Friends of Badger Mountain
Kadlec Foundation Gifts $25,000 to Friends of Badger Mountain
(Richland, WA) -- The weather was crisp and cool, but the reception warm and welcome at Badger Mountain Park in Richland Monday as the Friends of Badger Mountain received a $25,000 check from the Kadlec Community Foundation. The money will be used to help the Friends continue work on their latest land and trail preservation project at the Little Badger Mountain Ridge ...