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Device gives options for those venturing off the beaten path

...a hunter stalking game in a remote location, a musher crossing a featureless icy landscape, or a snowmachiner riding in a whiteout above treeline, there is always the lurking sense of danger. But, for these folks and any other outdoor enthusiasts that...
Brown Bears, Ice Dogs ready for Game 3

...prepare assuming everybody is going to play," Beauparlant said.The Brown Bears are encouraging fans to wear white for a "whiteout," and the first 1,000 fans in the door get a rally towel.Game 4 of the series will be Wednesday at 7 p.m. at the sports...

...coast."We're going to see a lot of snow and a lot of wind," forecaster Jason Tuell said. "We're concerned about whiteout conditions possibly tonight with the blowing and drifting snow."Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick said Thursday night state...
The unexpected results of a white-knuckle ride

...don't turn into 'Drama Dude' when things get a little tough. Remember years back when you nearly ghosted yourself twice in whiteout conditions coming south out of Cooper Landing?""Hey man, it was twenty-plus-some years ago. I was driving a truck...
Pioneer Potluck: About Blizzards in Northern Colorado

...Nebraska January 2 of 1949. I actually have not been in a so-called blizzard on the Kenai Peninsula. Blowing snow and whiteouts, slick roads - yes, but not an actual blizzard as I would define it. The blizzard of January 2 through the 7th, 1949...

Mike Flanagan turned his back to the ice, faced the crowd and unfurled his arms with a quizzical look plastered upon his face.
On the ice road again: Series to feature Carlile drivers

...Fairbanks to the remote outpost of Deadhorse -- with treacherous terrain and unexpected driving weather, including virtual whiteouts -- drivers faced numerous challenges. Yet, Spittler said the Alaska chapter of the television series will strongly emphasize...
Getting there is half the battle for Otters

...the last weekend's Peninsula Conference tournament was quite an adventure for the Seldovia basketball teams. "We flew in whiteout conditions to get there. We were just grateful to make it to the other side. We don't worry about the game," said Sea...
Blizzard Warning for Kachemak Bay southwest along the bay Monday evening. Blowing snow will reduce visibility to one-quarter mile or less. The possible whiteout conditions make travel extremely dangerous and all outdoor activities are strongly discouraged. Three to four inches of snow...
Unhinged Alaska

...trepidation was amplified due to the lack of personal relief facilities available along the Dalton Highway). We had a "Hey, this whiteout's not so bad, I can see my dashboard" season. And we had a "Super-Glue mud, moon crater-pocked road, miles of dust...


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