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#Avalanche

From TheJournal.ie Four hikers die in Swiss Alps avalanche Swiss Alps

Four hikers die in Swiss Alps avalanche

The accident took place on Friday in the village of Fieschertal.

From TheJournal.ie World-renowned mountaineers presumed dead following avalanche on 'nightmare' route in Canada Howse Pass

World-renowned mountaineers presumed dead following avalanche on 'nightmare' route in Canada

The three climbers went missing on Tuesday.

From TheJournal.ie Two people killed in avalanche on UK's highest peak Ben Nevis

Two people killed in avalanche on UK's highest peak

Two more people have been injured in the incident.

From TheJournal.ie Skiers feared buried after avalanche at Swiss ski resort Alps

Skiers feared buried after avalanche at Swiss ski resort

Four people were injured but there are fears for over 12 more.

From TheJournal.ie 12 year-old child survives being buried in snow following avalanche in French Alps La Plagne

12 year-old child survives being buried in snow following avalanche in French Alps

The boy was swept away after skiing with his parents in southeast France.

From TheJournal.ie 'Snow tourists' told to stay away from Wicklow Mountains this weekend over avalanche fears Stay Away
From TheJournal.ie French Alps avalanche kills father and 11-year-old daughter Avalanche

French Alps avalanche kills father and 11-year-old daughter

An investigation has been launched into the incident.

From TheJournal.ie Japan: Soldier killed and skiers stranded after volcano eruption causes avalanche Ski Resort

Japan: Soldier killed and skiers stranded after volcano eruption causes avalanche

A total of 78 people were stranded at a gondola station at the top of a mountain.

From TheJournal.ie 13,000 tourists trapped in Swiss ski resort after heavy snowfall The Alps

13,000 tourists trapped in Swiss ski resort after heavy snowfall

The avalanche risk in Zermatt is at its highest level.

From TheJournal.ie French Alps on maximum avalanche alert as Storm Eleanor rips through Europe French Alps

French Alps on maximum avalanche alert as Storm Eleanor rips through Europe

In other extreme weather, three hundred goats were killed in the wildfire at Chiatra-Canale di Verde.

From TheJournal.ie Skier killed by avalanche in French Alps Stranded

Skier killed by avalanche in French Alps

Over 4,000 travellers have been stranded due to the heavy snow.

From TheJournal.ie Rescuers find body of missing Everest climber, bringing death toll to four Treacherous Conditions

Rescuers find body of missing Everest climber, bringing death toll to four

More than a dozen climbers have also been rescued from the mountain in the last three days.

From TheJournal.ie Seven students and teacher killed in Japanese avalanche School Trip

Seven students and teacher killed in Japanese avalanche

A group of 52 students and 11 teachers were on a three-day outing when disaster struck.

From TheJournal.ie Two tourists dead - and two still missing - after avalanche at French resort Valfrejus

Two tourists dead - and two still missing - after avalanche at French resort

Yesterday, a huge avalanche at Tignes engulfed skiers.

From TheJournal.ie No victims after avalanche hits French Alps resort Tignes

No victims after avalanche hits French Alps resort

Several skiers were engulfed, police said.

From TheJournal.ie Over 100 people die in avalanches in Afghanistan Emergency

Over 100 people die in avalanches in Afghanistan

At least 50 people were killed in a single village.

From TheJournal.ie Six die in helicopter crash close to site of Italy avalanche Death Toll

Six die in helicopter crash close to site of Italy avalanche

The death toll of the avalanche is now at 15.

From TheJournal.ie Three white sheepdog puppies found in Italian avalanche boost hope for survivors Rescue

Three white sheepdog puppies found in Italian avalanche boost hope for survivors

More than two days have passed since anyone has been pulled out alive from the hotel.

From TheJournal.ie Eating snow and singing: How people survived the Italian hotel avalanche Rescue Operation

Eating snow and singing: How people survived the Italian hotel avalanche

Rescuers are searching for 23 people still believed to be trapped in the hotel.

From TheJournal.ie A total of 11 people have now been rescued from the Italian hotel buried by snow Miracle Rescue

A total of 11 people have now been rescued from the Italian hotel buried by snow

Scores of emergency workers have worked round the clock to try and find more survivors.

From TheJournal.ie 'No signs of life' at Italian hotel as 30 feared dead after massive avalanche Hotel Rigopiano

'No signs of life' at Italian hotel as 30 feared dead after massive avalanche

At least two bodies have been removed from the hotel, but bad weather conditions are slowing rescue efforts.

From The42 21-year-old extreme snowboard world champion killed by avalanche RIP

21-year-old extreme snowboard world champion killed by avalanche

Switzerland native Estelle Balet was making a film when she died in the Alps.

From TheJournal.ie Teenager among six people killed in avalanche in Italian Alps Monte Nevoso

Teenager among six people killed in avalanche in Italian Alps

Five Italians and one Austrian died.

From TheJournal.ie Five snowmobilers killed after being buried in avalanche Canada

Five snowmobilers killed after being buried in avalanche

An official said they they had strayed to an area that was off-limits to skiers and other winter sport enthusiasts.

From TheJournal.ie Five members of the French Foreign Legion killed in Alps avalanche Soldiers Killed

Five members of the French Foreign Legion killed in Alps avalanche

They were among a group of 50 soldiers taking part in a skiing exercise.

From TheJournal.ie Two students and a man dead and more missing as Alps avalanche hits school group Catastrophe

Two students and a man dead and more missing as Alps avalanche hits school group

Another three students were seriously injured in the incident.

From TheJournal.ie Nepal plans new safety rules after country's worst trekking disaster leaves 43 dead Tragedy

Nepal plans new safety rules after country's worst trekking disaster leaves 43 dead

518 stranded trekkers were flown off the Himalayan mountains.

From TheJournal.ie Himalayan avalanches leave 29 people dead and hikers stranded on mountain Rescue

Himalayan avalanches leave 29 people dead and hikers stranded on mountain

Dozens of people have taken shelter in small lodges and huts.

From The42 Bad weather halts rescue after deadliest Everest disaster Tragedy

Bad weather halts rescue after deadliest Everest disaster

13 guides were killed and nine were plucked to safety after an ice avalanche smashed into their expedition on Friday.

From TheJournal.ie 11 dead after avalanche strikes Mt Everest Everest

11 dead after avalanche strikes Mt Everest

Six Sherpa guides were killed after they went early in the morning to fix ropes for climbers.

From The42 Terrifying footage as skier falls trying to escape avalanche Downhill

Terrifying footage as skier falls trying to escape avalanche

Somehow, Julien Lopez is okay.

From TheJournal.ie Dutch prince dies 18 months after avalanche ski accident Netherlands

Dutch prince dies 18 months after avalanche ski accident

Prince Johan Friso had been buried under snow for more than 15 minutes in the accident.

From TheJournal.ie Four killed in avalanche on Scottish mountains Scotland

Four killed in avalanche on Scottish mountains

The four were among a group of six who were climbing in the Highlands when a snow slope gave way.

VIDEO: The best possible way to clear snow from a roof Avalanche This post contains videos
From TheJournal.ie Avalanche kills nine climbers in Nepal Mount Manaslu

Avalanche kills nine climbers in Nepal

The avalanche occurred on the world’s eighth highest mountain.

From TheJournal.ie Two bodies found on Mont Blanc Mont Blanc

Two bodies found on Mont Blanc

The bodies of a Polish woman and Spanish man were found after spending more than 24 hours in a snow hole.

From TheJournal.ie The Evening Fix: Thursday Need To Know

The Evening Fix: Thursday

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

From TheJournal.ie Six climbers reported dead after Alps avalanche Avalanche

Six climbers reported dead after Alps avalanche

Eight people are also reported injured in the incident, which occurred as the people were climbing Mont Maudit at 5.25am today.

From TheJournal.ie The Daily Fix: Saturday Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Saturday

All the biggest news stories from the day, as well as any of the bits and pieces you may have missed.

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