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Mud and rocks are showing through in a low-snow year.

The snow level on Mount Hood is well below average for this time of year, forcing race cancellations and limited resort operations.

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Sammy C on Mount Hood.

In case you were wondering who that was soaring through the sky over Vista Ridge last Friday, it was freeskiing superstar Sammy Carlson.

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Clouds in the valleys, sunshine on the mountain.

The forecast is calling for clear skies and sunshine on Mount Hood from Christmas to New Years.

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Mt. Hood Meadows employees came to work Saturday morning to discover a mountain coated with a brutal layer of ice.

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Skibowl has made the most of a low-snow year by cranking up its Rope Tow Terrain Park.

With rain looming in the forecast to wipe out snow gains yet again, resorts are scrambling to make the most of less-than-ideal conditions for the holiday Mount Hood rush.

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It turns out that humans may have started skiing before they invented the wheel.

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Jeff Kohnstamm, president of RLK and Company

RLK and Company President Jeff Kohnstamm is working behind the scenes on a project that could lift Mount Hood recreation to new heights.

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Silent Rock will get a few more months of silence with the delay.

The Oregon Department of Transportation has decided to reduce the scope of a major safety project planned for Highway 26 on Mount Hood after the first round of bids came in way over budget.

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Avast! There be the White Whale! Lumberin' up Highway 26 he be!

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The median sales price is up $40,000 over a year ago.

The latest market snapshot from Blythe Underwood-Creek of Mt. Hood Real Estate shows an uptick in median prices and closed sales of homes, cabins and condos in 2013.

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