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Officials confirm skiing deaths from natural causesTwo men who collapsed on the slopes at Snowmass Ski Area on Wednesday and were pronounced dead a short time later were from Illinois and died of natural causes, officials said Thursday.Roger Siske, 61, of Glencoe, Ill., died of arteriosclerotic heart disease, according to Pitkin County Coroner Steve Ayers.Charles Shaw, 72, of Winnetka, Ill., and Snowmass Village, died of aortic dissection, Ayers reported.Eagle County wants help looking for suspectEagle County sheriff’s deputies are asking for the public’s help in locating a man they would like to talk with in reference to a report of phone harassment and the electronic transfer of obscene photos to a minor.Eagle County Crime Stoppers is searching for information that will lead to the arrest and or indictment of the suspect. The suspect may be in the Eagle, Glenwood Springs or Basalt area.Callers can remain anonymous and earn up to $1,000 by calling (970) 328-7007 or (800) 972-TIPS.

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