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Heli-ski guide, client killed in avalanche

Slide danger was ranked ‘considerable’

 


A heli-ski guide and a client died after being caught in an avalanche Tuesday morning during a heli-ski tour near Chilkat Lake.

Alaska State Trooper Josh Bentz said Robert Liberman, 35, of Telluride, Colo., was pronounced dead at 12:30 p.m. at the...



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