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Swiss Town Dusted with Chocolate after Lindt Factory Malfunction

Residents of the Swiss town of Olten are used to dustings of snow on their cars and houses, but were surprised earlier this week to find a dusting of brown particles accumulating on outdoor surfaces. Anyone brave enough to sample the dust would have been surprised to taste the unmistakable flavor of chocloate.

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The Lindt & Spruengli company has since confirmed that a ventilation system defect led to particulates from roasted cocoa nibs escaping the factory, which were then blown across the town by strong winds. The ventilation system has since been fixed, and the company has offered to pay for any necessary cleaning of cocoa powder-covered surfaces.

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Dramatic Video Shows Popular Climbing Spire Collapse After Sawtooth Earthquake
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Dramatic Video Shows Popular Climbing Spire Collapse After Sawtooth Earthquake

On the evening of August 7, a magnitude 4.2 earthquake struck in Idaho’s Sawtooth mountains, causing a large landslide and the collapse of part of Baron Spire, a popular climbing route in the range. The zone, nicknamed “Old Smoothie” was heavily damaged by the rockfall, though it remains unclear which climbing routes were affected. The landslide was caught on video by a group of climbers on the far side of the lake, who had just descended through the gully the rockslide rips through. RELATED:

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Watch the Official Trailer for Jeremy Jones’ “Purple Mountains”
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Watch the Official Trailer for Jeremy Jones’ “Purple Mountains”

Our outdoor playgrounds are in peril and our votes this November will decide their future. Professional snowboarder Jeremy Jones has watched winters change drastically during his 45 years spent in the mountains. More extreme weather, fewer snow days, and economic strain on mountain towns. And yet, climate change remains a divisive issue. In the new film , Jeremy seeks common ground in the heart of America's purple states, having honest discussions with individuals who don't see eye to eye

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JHMR’s Winter 20/21 Update – The Tram Will Run!
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JHMR’s Winter 20/21 Update – The Tram Will Run!

JHMR’s Winter 20/21 Update – The Tram Will Run!

With fresh snow atop the Tetons, we’re all getting stoked for the upcoming winter season. At this point, it should go without saying that this winter will be unlike anything we’ve ever experienced. JHMR just released an updated plan for their 20/21 winter operations. Most importantly, the Tram will run! There will be limited numbers on the mountain, but passholders will not have to make reservations. See below for the full letter. Dear Community, Passholders and Guests, Monday we saw a fresh