Back From The Brink: Mark's Story


In the frigid blackness of night, Mark LaPlante called out for help. But his voice, his only hope for survival as he lay motionless in the woods of Skowhegan, Maine, could not be heard above the grating roar of passing snowmobiles. 

Just moments earlier, Mark had been riding his own snowmobile when it hit an ice patch hidden below the latest dusting of snow. Skidding off the trail, he and his 800 pound sled sailed over a 20-foot cliff, landing in four feet of snow.  To read the full story, go to page 11

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