• BBC World Service2:00 am to 6:00 am

Menu Schedule Links

Signal Status

There are currently no events to display.

Ski Guide Dies In Haines-Area Avalanche

By | March 13, 2012 - 4:17 pm

A heli-skiing guide is dead after an avalanche struck a party of six skiers outside of Haines today.

The avalanche was reported shortly after 11 a.m., as rescuers were in the process of locating two missing skiers caught in the snow. The other skier who was caught, a guided client is clinging to life.

Listen for the full story

Download Audio

You can subscribe to APRN’s newsfeeds via email, podcast and RSS. Follow us on Facebook at alaskapublic.org and on Twitter @aprn.

Comments

Please read our comment guidelines.