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Michael Hylland’s New Highpoint Geology Webpage

Highpointer Michael Hylland has a very nice and slick page on Highpoint Geology!

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Tim Townsend Interview on Completing 50

Tim Townsend was interviewed on the Davis, California, cable television station “In the Studio” about completing 50 highpoints.

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Members in the News: John Niedermeier

Various publications are running a story about John Niedermeier completing all 50 highpoints.

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Lake County News-Sun Article on 50 Completer Tim Townsend

The Lake County News-Sun has an article on 50-completer Tim Townsend. Always quotable Tim was at the Maine convention in Millenocket and his blogs of his adventures have been around for more than 15 years. We last posted here on … Continue reading

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Huffington Post Interview with Maine 2013 Host Mick Dunn

Mick and Ruth Anne at the Friday social during the Maine 2013 convention. The Huffington Post has a nifty interview with Maine 2013 host Mick Dunn.

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Congratulations to Alan Ritter Silver Beaver Award

Congratulations to Alan Ritter on receiving the Silver Beaver Award on May 28, 2013, from the Boy Scouts of America Greater St. Louis Council. Alan who has been a Highpointers board members has maintained the Jakk Longacre Memorial on the … Continue reading

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Interview with Marathoners Todd Brown and Bill Urbanski on Boston Bombings

NBC Connectictut interviewed Todd Brown who was running in the Boston Marathon on the dApril 15, 2013 day of the bombing. We are of course glad that Todd who is host of the 2014 Tennessee convention as well as Bill … Continue reading

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50 Completer Aron Ralston in Raunchy Tosh.O Skit on Comedy Central

The full Comedy Central Tosh.O clip featuring 50-completer Aron Ralston that aired this week is now available. It’s raunchy, bawdy, irreverent and quite unlike anything ever done. But if you’re into Tosh.O humor it’s hilarious. The skit is a web … Continue reading

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Mike Bayer’s Gannett Epic Climb Video

Club member Mike Bayer has this nifty 3 part Gannett Epic climb adventure on Youtube.

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Frank Ashley Award Ceremony for Sid Collins in South Carolina

We are happy to see the Easley Patch reporting on Sid Collins receiving the Frank Ashley Award for his work on Sassafras Mountain. The award was presented at an Easley Kiwannis Club by Chamber of Commerce President Kent Dykes.

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