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Storm delays Minn. explorer's Alaskan climb

...Lonnie Dupre of Grand Marais was hoping to be on the Alaskan mountain as early as Wednesday to start his expedition. But KSTP-TV reports a storm blew in and has delayed Dupre's climb. Dupre left the Twin Cities on Monday. KSTP reports with only...
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Minn. climber abandons Mt. McKinley attempt

...elevation, but after spending a cold and "miserable" night at 14,200 feet, he decided to continue down the mountain. KSTP-TV reports Dupre told his manager that spending days at an extreme altitude made him weaker than he expected. Dupre is expected...
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Minn. explorer sets out for risky Alaska climb

...McKinley can reach minus-50 this time of year, in part because the area gets four hours of sunlight per day. Dupre tells KSTP-TV he hopes to begin his hike Jan. 30 or 31, depending on when the weather is good enough to take a plane to the mountain...
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