Three experienced skiers and a snowboarder were killed in separate avalanches around noon Sunday — one in an out-of-bounds area at the Stevens Pass ski resort and the other in or near an out-of-bounds area at Alpental near Snoqualmie Pass.
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Ajai Sehgal, with King County Search and Rescue, works at a staging area near Stevens Pass ski resort.
By Brian M. Rosenthal, Craig Welch, Mike Lindblom and Lark Turner
Seattle Times staff reporters