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Lake Placid

...towers. Looming to the north is Whiteface Mountain, site of some of the most...reason to come to Lake Placid is Whiteface Mountain. What distinguishes Whiteface...lakeplacid.com/. WHITEFACE MOUNTAIN: Lift ticket rates are $39...

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Canada's Omischl earns World Cup aerials win

...landing in the final round, finished third with 172.52. The World Cup schedule continues Saturday with moguls at Whiteface Mountain in Lake Placid and ends Sunday with a second aerials competition.

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Olympics
Overtime

...minutes, 24.64 seconds in temperatures in the 40s, which contributed to the deteriorating snow conditions at Whiteface Mountain. Miller finished 0.31 behind, capping a week in which he won the super giant slalom, slalom and combined...

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Winter activites, great food are part of Lake Placid fun

...drive of the center of town. Whiteface Mountain is for downhill skiers. For...skiing at the Kids Kampus at Whiteface Mountain, but it was more expensive...St., (518) 523-9886. WHITEFACE MOUNTAIN: Route 86; www.whiteface...

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Life & style
Deer Valley swooshes to top ski spottravel briefs

...Following Tremblant were Smugglers Notch, Vt.; Killington, Vt.; Sugarloaf, Maine; Holiday Valley, N.Y.; Whiteface Mountain, N.Y.; Stowe, Vt.; Okemo, Vt.; Sugarbush, Vt., and Stratton, Vt. This is the first year that Smugglers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/10/09/liv_10724.shtml
Life & style
Bitter cold grips Northeast

...can't wet the track," said Sandy Caligiore, the authority's director of communications. At the summit of Whiteface Mountain, a ski area not far from Lake Placid, it was 33 degrees below zero, with an estimated wind chill of 100 below...

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Metro
Mirror Lake Inn is a welcoming place

...other produce from local farmers.Ed Weibrecht was a mechanical engineer who moved to the area to ski at nearby Whiteface Mountain, where he's still a part-time ski instructor. He purchased the inn from the Wikoff family in 1976 and built...

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The Olympics were golden for town

...Columbus Day. But it was the 1932 Olympics that made Lake Placid famous around the world. And with the opening of Whiteface Mountain Ski Center in 1958, town leaders began dreaming of another taste of the Winter Games. "The town was getting a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/12/13/liv_559120.shtml
Life & style
Odds and ends

...Sandy Caligiore, spokesman for the Olympic Regional Development Authority, said the five- to six-acre fire on Whiteface Mountain was expected to be completely extinguished by Tuesday evening. An employee first noticed a puff of smoke that blew...

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XXX Bizarre
Luge controversy mars second day of competition at Winter Goodwill Games

...said. "In the end, we decided to do the race, even though conditions were a little difficult." Conditions on Whiteface Mountain proved ideal for Ed Podivinsky. He won gold for Canada in the second men's downhill, again spoiling the aspirations...

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