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Bankrupt West Virginia ski resort sold at auction

Nov. 21, 2019 4:51 AM EST

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A bankrupt West Virginia ski resort has been sold at auction. The Charleston Gazette-Mail reports Perfect North Slopes Inc. of Lawrenceburg, Indiana, plans to reopen Timberline Four Seasons Resort in Tucker County for the 2020-21 ski season. Perfect North Slopes was the...

Critics say ski area plan near Vegas harms rare butterfly

Nov. 7, 2019 1:01 PM EST

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Conservationists are raising concerns about an expansion plan at a southern Nevada ski resort they say overlaps with habitat for an endangered butterfly. The plans include miles of new mountain biking, skiing and hiking trails along with a zip line, mountain coaster and expanded parking...

North Korea rejects meeting with South over resort

Oct. 29, 2019 4:53 AM EDT

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea on Tuesday rejected South Korea's request for working-level talks to discuss the possible demolition of South Korean-made hotels and other facilities at the North's Diamond Mountain resort that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un wants removed. In letters addressed to...

N. Korea wants discussions on removing S. Korean facilities

Oct. 25, 2019 9:00 PM EDT

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea formally proposed discussions over the possible demolition of South Korean-made hotels and other tourist facilities at the North's Diamond Mountain resort that leader Kim Jong Un called "shabby" and "unpleasant-looking," officials in Seoul said. Pyongyang has been...

Quiros wants trial moved out of Vermont

Oct. 16, 2019 2:04 PM EDT

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — Lawyers for a Miami businessman accused in a multimillion-dollar fraud case in northern Vermont want his trial moved out of state because of what they call "inflammatory pretrial publicity." In court papers filed late Tuesday, lawyers for Ariel Quiros wrote that he cannot get a fair...

Judge authorizes sale of snow guns from private ski resort

Oct. 14, 2019 10:24 AM EDT

BRATTLEBORO, Vt. (AP) — A bankruptcy judge has approved a process to sell snowmaking equipment from the bankrupt Hermitage Club at Haystack Mountain in Wilmington. The Brattleboro Reformer reports interested buyers have until Oct. 25 to submit bids. If a bid other than the one for $287,000 submitted by a...

Colorado ski resort beats another to become 1st to open

Oct. 11, 2019 5:02 PM EDT

FRISCO, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado ski resort has become the first in the state to kick off ski season ahead of a scheduled opening for a nearby resort. The Summit Daily reports Arapahoe Basin Ski Area beat Keystone Resort to for the new ski season after announcing Friday that it would start operating lifts...