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Out-of-bounds snowboarder rescued at Heavenly

A snowboarder who skied out of bounds at the Heavenly Mountain Ski Resort was rescued early Wednesday by California Highway Patrol Helicopter 24. On Tuesday, the snowboarder, a 32-year-old Los Angeles man, was reported missing and would remain on the mountain overnight in freezing conditions, according to the CHP. The El Dorado County Sheriff's Office launched a search-and-rescue effort. CALSTAR 6 Air Ambulance, stationed at South Lake Tahoe Airport, was also requested to join the search. CALSTAR 6 eventually found the victim and called H-24 for the extraction.

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UC Davis Chancellor Gary May was unanimously confirmed by UC regents Thursday as the school's next leader. May heads the engineering school at Georgia Tech and discussed Thursday why he believes colleges should have more diversity.
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