This week at Satre Hill Junior Olympians take their turn at jump

Crews worked all weekend to get the jump ready for this week’s Junior Olympics. Last week’s warm weather caused the snow on the jump to slide off. Photo by Patrick L. Sullivan

Salisbury — The 2011 U.S. Junior Olympics in ski jumping and Nordic combined, hosted by the Salisbury Winter Sports Association (SWSA), began Feb. 22 and will continue to Feb. 26.

A parade featuring the Olympic torch and the competing athletes was held Tuesday evening, Feb. 22, from the town Green in front of The White Hart. After traveling to the Scoville Memorial Library, the flame was lit in the cauldron.

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