Tag Archives: Highpoint (States) News

Rainier Fatality

A woman was found at the base of a waterfall on the southwest slope of Rainier.

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Badwater Ultramarathon on July 24

On July 24 about 90 of the world’s most seasoned long-distance runners will take on the notoriously grueling Badwater Ultramarathon, which begins in the belly of Death Valley and ends more than halfway up Mount Whitney, the tallest peak in … Continue reading

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Mount Washington Hotel Sale Closes

The sale of the Mount Washington Hotel has closed.

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Taum Sauk Flap Over Jay Nixon's Accepting Ameren Donations

Missouri residents are upset with revelations that state attorney general Jay Nixon accepted donations from Ameren even as he investigated the company’s position in the Taum Sauk Disaster.

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Humphreys Peak Closed Due to Fire Restrictions

Humphreys Peak is closed for fire restrictions.

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Staffing Problems at Mount Magazine Lodge

The Mount Magazine Lodge is suffering staffing problems according to Today’s THV

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Highpoints Featured in New UPS American Superlatives Series

The U.S. Postal service going to feature highpoints in several of its new America Land of Superlatives series.

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Mount Washington Bicycle Races in July and August

There will be two Mount Washington bicycle races this year.

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Johnson Shut Ins to Re-Open

Missouri plans a Memorial Day reopening of Johnson Shut Ins that was heavily damaged in the Taum Sauk Reservoir in December.

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Dinosaur Tracks on Mount McKinley

Another set of dinosaur tracks have been found on Denali.

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