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Snow deprivation calls for desperate measures
Snow deprivation calls for desperate measures

Snow deprivation calls for desperate measures

4/14/2010 - By Pete Edwards

Over spring break the snow for xc was completely gone in up-state New York, but there was still tons of snow in the town of Ellicottville on the alpine trails.

Ohio's Lake Metropark have best ski season ever

4/1/2010 - By Jeffrey L. Frischkorn

"We were open for 65 days and saw at least 66 inches of snow on our groomed trails. Our rentals for skis and snowshoes was 8,833 sets," Fowler said.

Huron Meadows receives $3,090 from Frosty Freestyle and WSTC
Huron Meadows receives $3,090 from Frosty Freestyle and WSTC

Huron Meadows receives $3,090 from Frosty Freestyle and WSTC

3/30/2010 - By Mike Muha

$2,590 in proceeds from the Frosty Freestyle XC Ski Race were donated to Huron Meadows on Saturday, along with another $500 from the Washtenaw Ski Touring Club, part of the Groomer Appreciation Day festivities.

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2nd annual Huron Meadows groomer appreciation party, March 27
2nd annual Huron Meadows groomer appreciation party, March 27

2nd annual Huron Meadows groomer appreciation party, March 27

3/23/2010 - By Ken Roth

It’s the time of year to thank the people who made great skiing at Huron Meadows Metropark possible. Mike Muha will formally present the proceeds from the Frosty Freestyle race to the Huron Meadows xc ski fund!

Where's the snow? Dallas!
Where's the snow? Dallas!

Where's the snow? Dallas!

3/21/2010 - By Mike Muha

My brother gets 3 inches of snow in Dallas today, and 8 inches fall north of Dallas. DFW had a daily record.

Response to Denny Paull letter

2/26/2010 - By Lynne Boyd, DNRE

Recently, your website published an article by Denny Paull regarding cross-country ski trail grooming at Black Mountain Recreational Area entitled “Where is the outrage?” that contained several false claims that I would like to address

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Huron Meadows gets new rental skis

2/24/2010 - By Mike Muha

Huron Meadows has finally received their shipment of new Fischer rental skis and boots, and Swix poles!

DNRE opens grooming to volunteers

2/20/2010 - By DNRE

The Department of Natural Resources and Environment has reached an understanding with the Michigan State Employees Association (MSEA) that will allow it to work with communities to get cross-country ski trails groomed for the remainder of the ski season.

Skiers as Vandals!

2/19/2010 - By Ken Roth

I probably shouldn’t have spoken the next words that I did, but it was one of those moments everyone’s had. I felt them coming out and it was too late to stop it.

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Where is the Outrage?

2/18/2010 - By Denny Paul

A synopsis of the entire Black Mountain situation: the DNR claims no funds, but won't let volunteers do the grooming for free.

Norm Bourgois passes away

2/10/2010 - By Stokely Creek

Norm Bourgois passed away on Saturday, Feb.6, 2010. Norm was 94 years old and lived a full and colorful life. His cabin was a favorite destination for Stokely skiers.

Call for action to groom Black Mountain trails

2/10/2010 - By Denny Paul

Voluteers with state-of-the-art grooming equipment are willing to groom the Black Mountain trail system for free but are stymied by the DNR. Please help push the State and the DNR.

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