Mountains

  • Vail avalanche kills founder's grandson

    1/8/14 5:31 AM

    The grandson of Vail's founder was killed and three other people were injured Tuesday in an avalanche near the ski resort.

  • Snow at opposite ends of the season

    4/22/12 6:06 PM Comment

    Here we are 8 days out from the end of April and possibly the largest snowstorm since last winter is honing in on the western Maryland and Pennsylvania mountains. Meanwhile, the District finally gets a nice soaking with some much needed rainfall!