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Medford teen home safe after ski ordeal

MEDFORD — Nicholas Joy, the Medford teen who survived two bone-chilling nights outdoors after becoming lost on Maine’s Sugarloaf Mountain, arrived back home Wednesday. But he wasn’t ready to publicly recount his ordeal just yet.

The 17-year-old pulled into the driveway of his family’s bungalow on Carolina Street about 2 p.m. and was whisked by his mother, Donna, past a crowd of reporters and into the house, where relatives waited to greet him.

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