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Local News
January 9, 2019

Businesses, resorts report strong holiday week

Staff report

The skiing was so good, Okemo Mountain Resort had to scramble to find employees after the holiday period ended on Wednesday, Jan. 2.

Resort officials anticipated ski visits to drop off after New Year’s Day, but the mid-week days following the holiday turned…

February 24, 2016

At Killington and Okemo Resorts, innovation and technology lead

By Karen D. Lorentz

Ski areas in central Vermont have long been at the forefront of ski industry innovation and technology, from pioneering ski lifts to making snow.

From building the nation’s first rope tow in Woodstock in 1934 to installing the first T-Bar…