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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.

03/22/2015

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

Ski Team Has Confidence In Sugarloaf After Lift Malfunction

The U.S. Ski and Snowboarding Association says its confidence in Sugarloaf hasn’t been shaken by a chairlift malfunction that hurt seven skiers.

03/22/2015

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

Malfunctioning Sugarloaf Mountain Chairlift Injures 7 Skiers

Witnesses said the ski lift began operating in reverse, causing several injuries and forcing others to be evacuated.

03/21/2015

Six people were initially taken to the hospital, with a seventh going later in the day after the lift crashed to the ground. (credit: Jack Michaud)

Girl Flown To Hospital After Ski Accident At Sugarloaf

A 16-year-old girl has been hospitalized following a ski accident at Sugarloaf ski resort in western Maine.

03/24/2013

The Maine Warden Service released this photo of Nicholas Joy after he was found Tuesday. (Photo courtesy: Maine Warden Service)

Medford Teen Found Safe After 2-Day Search At Sugarloaf Mountain

A Medford High School student who got lost while skiing at Maine’s Sugarloaf mountain Sunday was found safe Tuesday morning.

03/05/2013

Nicholas Joy (Photo courtesy: Maine Warden Service)

Medford Teen Missing At Sugarloaf Ski Resort In Maine

A search is under way at the Sugarloaf ski resort in western Maine for a missing teen skier from Massachusetts.

03/04/2013

File image (AP Photo/Alessandro Trovati)

Ski Report For Week Ending Feb. 6

Powder alert! The one-two punch of snow delivered a foot or more of new powder, just in time for the weekend warriors.

02/03/2011

File Image (credit: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Ski Report For Week Ending January 28

WBZ-TV Meteorologist Joe Joyce with the latest ski report.

01/27/2011

A man was pinned under one of the chairs that fell, and Jack Michaud reports he was not able to get out on his own strength. (credit: Jack Michaud)

Sugarloaf: Lift Had Problem Before Failure

A Maine ski area says workers who were trying to realign a ski lift cable had stopped to get riders off the lift when the cable jumped its track, sending skiers plummeting 25 to 30 feet.

12/29/2010

A man was pinned under one of the chairs that fell, and Jack Michaud reports he was not able to get out on his own strength. (credit: Jack Michaud)

Ski Lift Derails At Sugarloaf, Reports Of Injuries

Six people were injured in a ski lift derailment at Maine’s Sugarloaf ski area Tuesday morning.

12/28/2010