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Further Arson Attacks in French Ski Resorts

Published : 21-Feb-2019 03:48

Les Arcs is the second leading French ski resort to be hit by apparent arson attacks, following the attack at Courchevel in January which left two people dead.

The latest fires were reported in three separate buildings at Arc 1800 through Tuesday night. No injuries were reported from the three fires but more than 400 people had to leave their accommodations and spend the night in a local sports centre.

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A new TV show, set to air at the end of this year, is currently being filmed on the slopes of Val Thorens.

UKTV has commissioned the brand-new series which follows the medical emergency teams at Val Thorens for mew series 'Ski A&E' for its "premium entertainment channel" W.

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J2Ski Snow Report - February 21st 2019

Published : 21-Feb-2019 08:38

J2Ski Snow Report 21st February 2019

Looks like another fine day for Zermatt...

Still snowing in America, while it's been Spring-like in Europe.

This Week's Snow Headlines - 21st February 2019

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Record Snowfall Totals in California

Published : 17-Feb-2019 09:19

The snowstorms in California have now started to reach record levels in terms of all-time February snowfall totals.

Squaw Valley reported last night that it had had more snowfall this February than for any previous February on record.

It has had 196 inches (4.9 metres) of snowfall this month so far.

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Mammoth Mountain in California has announced that snowsports will continue to at least July this year following huge snowfalls over the past few weeks.

The American ski centre, which currently has the deepest base in North America at more than 5 metres, says it will be open to at least the US Independence Day holiday.

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