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Major snowfall ends concern over Turin ski slopes

...Alpine center of Sestriere on Thursday and it was still coming down at noon Sunday, said ski competition manager Gianni Poncet. "On the average we got 50-60 centimeters (20-24 inches)," Poncet said. The end of the storm was forecast...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/01/30/oly_50508.shtml
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Tomba and Belmondo could light flame together

...far below average. "That's a lot less then what the northern Alps have received," said ski competition manager Gianni Poncet. "We're ready thanks to our artificial snow-making capacity." --- ROCCA RAKES IN NEW SPONSOR: Giorgio Rocca's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/01/09/oly_41176.shtml
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