Ski Lift

Several people were injured when a chairlift malfunctioned at Sugarloaf Mountain in Maine. (Image Credit: Greg Hoffmeister)

Mechanical Failure Likely Cause Of Sugarloaf Lift Malfunction

Investigators believe a mechanical failure caused one of Sugarloaf’s ski lifts to roll backwards Saturday injuring seven.


Chairlift at Crotched Mountain in NH (WBZ-TV photo)

Mother, Daughter Injured After Falling From NH Ski Lift

A mother and daughter were injured when they fell 40 feet from a ski lift at Crotched Mountain on Wednesday.


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NightSide Weekend Commentary – The North Korea Ski Lift Saga

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K-1 Express Gondola at Killington. (Photo courtesy: Killington-Facebook)

Killington To Use Cow Manure To Power Ski Lift

Vermont’s Killington ski resort says it’s going to power one of its lifts this season with electricity generated from methane gas recovered from cow manure.


The chair lift at Ski Ward in Shrewsbury

Report: No Violations At Shrewsbury Ski Area Where Teen Died

Safety officials say they found no violations during an inspection at a ski resort where a teen died after suffering a seizure and falling 30 feet from a ski lift.


The chair lift at Ski Ward in Shrewsbury

Upton Teen May Have Had Seizure Before Fatal Ski Lift Fall

The teen who died after falling from a ski lift Wednesday evening may have suffered a seizure before the fall.