Search and rescue after an avalanche is risky business, and would be even more so without specialized dogs to help. Tonight, Avalanche Dogs and their handlers will be honored at an event in Salt Lake City, and you're invited!
Rescue teams and dogs have come from all over the country to train in Utah for avalanche recovery. Members must test with their dogs every two years to stay sharp on responding to these emergency situations.
The U.S. Ski Team is mourning the loss of two promising development-level ski racers killed Monday in an avalanche in Soelden. The two were among a group of six athletes freeskiing at the Austrian resort. The other four skied out of the slide.
December 21st was the first official day of winter, and Mother Nature seemed to know. Wind and rain ripped through Salt Lake Valley, while snow coated the mountains and ski resorts.
An avalanche trapped a snowmobiler in Cache county on Tuesday. The slide happened in Providence Canyon just Southeast of Logan.
HUNTINGTON, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) -- A Ferron man died after he was buried Sunday afternoon by an avalanche near Huntington Reservoir.
Avalanche conditions are in high to extreme danger. They could be seen from Logan to Provo today closing down roads and some popular ski resorts.
AMERICAN FORK, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) -- A Brigham Young University student who was buried in an avalanche in American Fork Canyon on Saturday has passed away after she was taken off life support at a Provo hospital.
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) -- Christmas Day snow revelers beware: avalanche forecasters are saying human-caused slides are very likely today if you're not careful.
ALTA, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) - Three skiers are lucky to be alive after getting swept up in an avalanche at Alta Ski Resort.