Nina Keck http://wmuk.org en Schussing Down Slopes Can Snowball Into A Search-And-Rescue Bill http://wmuk.org/post/schussing-down-slopes-can-snowball-search-and-rescue-bill Fresh snow lures a lot of people to do some outdoor exploring, but sometimes that exploring can go too far. When snowmobilers or skiers wander off or get in over their heads, many call 911, putting a strain on already underfunded search-and-rescue budgets.<p>In Vermont, state police have had to help find 50 lost skiers in the past four weeks.<p><em></em>At the Killington resort in Vermont, snowboarders are checking out an expert run on the summit, watching others hit the white powder. Wed, 23 Jan 2013 08:36:00 +0000 Nina Keck 1574 at http://wmuk.org Schussing Down Slopes Can Snowball Into A Search-And-Rescue Bill