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Avoid crowds, costs on ski getaways

...Keystone and Arapahoe. They'd even bought a type of pass good at multiple resorts.The first three days they skied Brecken ridge, dropping $1,000 on private lessons. Then they headed 20 minutes down the road to Arapahoe Basin."The kids got there...

Hike through Zion National Park offers twist on the holiday

...Instead of attempting that slope, we enjoyed the views from Scout Lookout, making bird's-eye-view videos and photos of the ridge and valley.This hiker will indeed have some tales to share tonight over dinner at our favorite Thai restaurant in Utah.EXPLORE...

Property Transfers

...in Lieu of Foreclosure, Lot 146, Block A, Phase II, Sand Ridge EstatesHenry Mims to Pierce Mims, 0.92 of an acre, Tract...Hutchinson to Brian Hutchinson, Section 1A, Lot 1, Block C, Quail Ridge, $64,000Betty Robinson Poole to Ernest Gordon Poole, Section...

South Carolina All-Area teams

...freshman, but had 1,222 yardsRB Brandon Houston North Augusta Sr.Starting running back ran for 1,183 yardsRB Corey Hopkins Ridge Spring-Monetta So.Trojans reached the second round of the state playoffsWR Harold Hilton South Aiken So.Caught 26 passes...

Faith Calendar

...parents welcome; lunch providedMIDLANDS GOSPEL SINGING CENTER: January gospel singing 7 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 3; Pine Ridge Boys and Oasis, guestsPINEY GROVE MISSIONARY BAPTIST, JESSIE ROAD: Deacon, deaconess and trustee ministry celebration 2...

Featured musician: Danielle Purcell

...wood block and tambourine. "I prefer older washboards; the ridges are different-they're just better. I wear them out, though...perfect!' Because of the curves, it's just perfect for the ridges." STARTED PLAYING: "I was trained in opera about 10 years...

Health capsules

...people have different patterns of folds and ridges. The difference is more than cosmetic -- sound waves bounce off those folds and ridges before entering the ear canal. Since...attachments and altered them to make the ridges different. Skin-colored paint was applied...

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Debate swirls as wind power grows rapidly

STAMFORD, Conn. - Giant windmills - on scenic mountain ridges, prairie grass and even an Indian reservation - are spinning...limit 420-foot windmills atop the state's highest mountain ridge because of concerns about the impact to rare species. A proposal...

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Officials hope mountain scenes bring more tourists

...just to the east of Taiwan's Mount Zhu, the sun is bursting through a thick mantle of clouds wedged between sylvan mountain ridges at a height of more than 6,000 feet. The air is clear and dry, and the crystalline light of the dawn illuminates the stunning...

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