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January 31 - Report from Vernon

January 31, 2015 - After last weekend's rain and mild weather, the ski slopes were not in very good condition. We are spoiled after all of...
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January 26 - Photo of the Day

January 26, 2015 - This weekend brought some very mild weather to the Okanagan. Saturday it was +5C in town. In the afternoon it rained her...
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January 20 - Photo of the Day

January 20, 2015 - Skiing conditions at Silver Star have been very good since our arrival. Today was no exception. The sun shone brightly w...
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January 13 - Arrived in Vernon

January 13, 2015 - We left Helena, Montana, on Sunday morning.The drive north on I-15 to Great Falls was slower than usual because the high...
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January 10 - Gillette to Helena, Montana

January 10, 2015 - Today was a great driving day. The temperatures hovered around the freezing mark all day. The sun shone most of the day,...
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January 9 - Oacoma to Gillette, Wyoming

January 09, 2015 - In contrast to yesterday, the driving conditions today were excellent. The day was bright and clear with light winds and...
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January 8 - Sioux Falls to Oacoma, SD

January 08, 2015 - So here we sit in our motel room in this town on the Missouri River, but not because of its scenic location or other ame...
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January 7 - Pewaukee to Sioux Falls, SD

January 07, 2015 - Left Pewaukee on a bright sunny morning. Temperature was -19C, and that same temperature held constant the whole day. It...
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January 6 - On the Road

January 06, 2015 - Pewaukee, Wisconsin: We arrived here yesterday evening after an uneventful drive from Blind River. We left Gallagher's...
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Who Gives a Hoot?

January 02, 2015 - We'd received reports of sightings of Snowy Owls on Manitoulin Island. So today Don Johnston and I drove there with the...
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