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Man saves girlfriend from Utah avalanche

Jan. 16, 2013: Avalanche survivor, Elisabeth Malloy and skiing partner and initial rescuer Adam Morrey discuss their avalanche ordeal during a news conference at the University of Utah Health Care's Burn Center. (Associated Press)
Jan. 16, 2013: Avalanche survivor, Elisabeth Malloy and skiing partner and initial rescuer Adam Morrey discuss their avalanche ordeal during a news conference at the University of Utah Health Care's Burn Center. (Associated Press)

WINTER SPORTS — Read the story of a couple that beat the odds of disaster.

Also, read the Idaho Panhandle Avalanche Center's weekly forecast when it's posted on Friday before heading into the winter backcountry.




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