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Body of skier missing since February found

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The body of Dr. Jonathan Torgerson, the skier who has been missing since February, has been found.

According to the Flathead County Sheriff's Office, searches have resumed in the past few weeks to locate Dr. Torgerson.
He was found Saturday in an avalanche deposition zone on the north side of the mountain.
According to the Flathead County Sheriff's Office, the warming temperatures and snow conditions contributed to the successful recovery.
It appears Dr. Torgerson was caught in an avalanche while skiing on February 17th.

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