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GRANBY — Welcome to Colorado, Coach Lohrey.Battle Mountain football had a 30-minute lightning delay before its opener at Middle Park before the Huskies busted out some thunder in a 50-14 win over the Panthers on Friday night.“I’m no different than any coach. A win is tough to get. I don’t care who you’re playing,” Huskies coach Cliff Lohrey said. “We’re
Published: September 4, 2015
WALDEN — Welcome back, strangers.Vail Christian volleyball welcomed back seniors Taylor Alexander and Julia Vlaar during its season-opening win at North Park, 25-20, 25-18, 25-12, on Friday night up in Walden.Alexander missed last season with assorted pole-vault injuries, while Vlaar was part of the great plague of ACL injuries of Saints girls soccer in 2014.Coach Cathy Alexander was pleased with
Published: September 4, 2015
EDWARDS — Really?No, seriously.Are you kidding me?Vail Christian 8-man football overcame a bizarre start — the Saints fumbled twice in the first quarter with visiting Plateau Valley’s defense returning said turnovers for touchdowns and a 12-0 lead — to beat the Cowboys, 22-12, at Battle Mountain in Edwards.Plateau Valley did not run a play from the line of scrimmage until
Published: September 4, 2015
Rocco “Roxie” LaGuardia passed away on Aug. 29.Survived by children Tim (Beth) LaGuardia, Joni (Mark) Schmidt and Julie (Gary) Leeper; six grandchildren; sister Linda (Tony) Smith; nephews Todd (Lori) Smith and Chad Smith; and one great-niece. Preceded in death by his parents Rocco and Clara LaGuardia, and wife, Georgia LaGuardia. Rocco was a retired firefighter with North Washington Fire and
Published: September 4, 2015
BRECKENRIDGE — As the jury deliberated into the late hours of Thursday night, the Tyrus Vanmatre and Jadon Jellis waited for a verdict. The jury would decide whether or not Vanmatre would be found guilty of attempted second-degree murder, after allegedly conspiring with a juvenile to bring Jellis to a remote location in Summit County, stun him and attack him
Published: September 4, 2015
VAIL — Beginning Tuesday, the municipal building parking lot at 75 South Frontage Road will undergo significant construction to coincide with expansion of Vail Valley Medical Center. The six-week project will accommodate a change in traffic flow and aims to improve safety by aligning the town of Vail and medical center driveway intersections on the South Frontage Road. It will
Published: September 4, 2015
Business name: Colorado Meat Co.Location: 51 Beaver Creek Place, Avon.Date opened: Aug. 17.Owner: Chris Hudgens and Brittany Pearson.Contact information: Call 970-370-4326 or 1-844-340-MEAT (6328).What goods or services do you provide? Colorado Meat Co. is a full animal butcher shop. We provide beyond organic Colorado beef, pork and lamb. All animals are pastured on native Colorado grass lands in Meeker. All animals
Published: September 4, 2015
EAGLE — Is there a more quintessential, all-American image than a kid with a fishing pole?Expect to see a lot of that vision around Eagle Ranch in the futureSaturday, the Eagle Ranch Association is officially opening its kids-only fishing pond, located adjacent to Capitol Street and just past the Brush Creek bridge. The grand opening celebration is scheduled to take
Published: September 4, 2015
GYPSUM — Police are searching for 31-year-old Jesus Manuel Miranda Jr. after identifying him as a suspect in an armed robbery Friday which left one man injured.Miranda, a Dotsero resident, is described as a Hispanic male with tattoo sleeves on both arms. Authorities say if you see him, do not approach him and call 911.A female suspect was taken into
Published: September 4, 2015
EAGLE COUNTY — The Eagle River Watershed Council’s the 21st annual Eagle River Cleanup, presented by Vail Resorts EpicPromise, will take place Saturday. The Eagle Valley has long been characterized as an environmentally minded community with citizens who love to get out and make a difference. Each year, as soon as the summer heat begins to cool and the waters
Published: September 4, 2015
Dear Joan, I recently sold a house and I am now in the process of buying another. When I sold my house, my broker sent me a seller’s property disclosure form and told me to fill it out. I went through and checked off all of the boxes I understood and skipped the ones I was confused on. I was
Published: September 4, 2015
I am a man of my convictions. If you have spoken with me in the past year or so regarding mortgage financing, then you have heard me stress that interest rates will be going higher very soon. You may have heard me say there is nowhere for rates to go but higher! Or, the Federal Reserve is scaling back their
Published: September 4, 2015
I have to agree with Joe McHugh’s letter (Wednesday’s Vail Daily) on the dangers of skiing these days. I was born in New York and was a ski patrol kid at Whiteface who learned to ski at 1 as soon as I could walk. The first time I came to Vail was 1972 and never wanted to leave. Thankfully we
Published: September 4, 2015
Editor’s note: The following is an excerpt from the Vail Homeowners Association Newsletter. The association keeps a close eye on economic and political trends in and outside of the Vail community. The electronic version with links to supporting documents is available at www.vailhomeowners.com.Vail sets its economic development policies through its master planning, zoning and regulatory codes. The sheer scale of
Published: September 4, 2015
Butch (Mazzuca, Valley Voices, Monday’s Vail Daily), good try on dazzling readers with numbers on the debt and how it appears Democrats are the big spenders. Here’s another way to look at which party is “the great spender.” Under Bush the federal debt increased from $5.8 trillion to $11.9 trillion. That’s an increase of $6.1 trillion. You’re right that Obama
Published: September 4, 2015
The Nonsequitur of the Month Award goes to Claire Noble for her column “Time to lock up guns” (Valley Voices, Thursday’s Vail Daily).Noble started off with a story about where she used to work, and how she was afraid a fellow worker might “go postal.” He was a loser, about to be let go, and “was a competitive pistol shooter
Published: September 4, 2015
UPDATE, 4:30 p.m.: The latest from the Eagle County Alerts system: Gypsum residents can return home. Checkpoints will be set up in the Gypsum Estates area. Once home, keep doors and windows locked and stay inside.GYPSUM — Police are searching for a male suspect after a shooting that left a person injured at a store in Gypsum shortly after noon
Published: September 4, 2015
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There will be free English as a Second Language classes for adults at Berry Creek Middle School from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. beginning today and taking place each Saturday through Oct. 10. Registration is at class. For more information, please call 970-949-5026. Classes are sponsored by the Literacy Project and The Youth Foundation. Berry Creek Middle, Classes de ingles son
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EAGLE COUNTY — Stand-up paddleboarding is often called one of the fastest growing water sports in the world. Surprisingly approachable for all levels of athleticism, it is also incredibly versatile. Paddleboards can be used on any type of water, from the open ocean to alpine ponds, lakes and river rapids. Despite its accessibility, paddleboarding on Colorado creeks and rivers requires a
Published: September 4, 2015
STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — Call it a test drive.Eagle Valley golf took top honors of the four local high schools at the Steamboat Springs Invitational on Thursday at the Haymaker Golf Club, the site of both the 3A and 4A regional tournaments on Sept. 22.The Devils finished fourth with 241 strokes behind Grand Junction (222), Steamboat (231) and Montrose (232).Eagle Valley’s
Published: September 3, 2015
GYPSUM — It is no longer a rivalry simply by geography. It officially means something on the pitch and in the 4A Slope table.Eagle Valley boys soccer, after downing Battle Mountain last fall, 2-0, for its first win against its Eagle County rival since 1999, informed everyone it wasn’t a fluke. The Devils made it two in a row over
Published: September 3, 2015
EAGLE COUNTY — Across Eagle County this holiday weekend, you’ll find local firefighters from up and down the valley a little out of their element. Instead of at the station or in their engines, they’ll be standing on busy corners or in front of the supermarket holding empty boots.The goal of the annual event, which starts today and goes through
Published: September 3, 2015
VAIL — For the second year, the U.S. Forest Service, Vail Resorts and town of Vail have worked together to accommodate access for hunters heading up Mill Creek Road on Vail Mountain. This access provides limited parking and drop-off spaces to the east of the bottom of Gondola One, accessed from Vail Road and the Mill Creek Tunnel or via
Published: September 3, 2015
EAGLE — Earlier this year, the Eagle County commissioners agreed to let the town of Eagle develop a plan for the truck parking area just west of Chambers Park.This week, the town presented its preliminary plans for the site, and the commissioners liked what they saw.The town is working toward a sales tax increase election in April to partially fund
Published: September 3, 2015
It felt like the whole community showed up last Friday night at the Eagle Ranch Pavilion.Upvalley, downvalley, teens, millennials, elders, newcomers, folks here since before the ski hills. People I hadn’t seen in years, people I’d seen yesterday, plenty I’d never met, at least not that I remember. They crossed ethnic and demographic lines, though this was a decidedly local
Published: September 3, 2015
Board: Vail Town Council, Tuesday’s work session and regular meeting.Present: Jenn Bruno, Greg Moffet, Mayor Pro Tem Ludwig Kurz, Margaret Rogers, Dave Chapin, Dale Bugby.Absent: Mayor Andy Daly.Issue: Contract award for Vail Golf Club clubhouse renovation project.How they voted: 5-1, with Bugby opposed.What it means: The council approved a contract with Evans Chaffee Construction Group for $8.175 million for an
Published: September 3, 2015
MINTURN — On Oct. 3-4, the statewide nonprofit Volunteers for Outdoor Colorado, in partnership with the Forest Service Eagle-Holy Cross Ranger District and the Vail Valley Mountain Bike Association, is seeking about 100 volunteers to help provide improvements to the Minturn Mile trail.The Minturn Mile leads from Vail to the town of Minturn and has become an increasingly popular trail
Published: September 3, 2015
Everyone is interested in features, the proverbial “bells and whistles” that help differentiate our favorite products or services from the competition. Features focus on what a product or service will do.When you “sell features,” you essentially describe some element of your product or service in the hope that the customer will be suitably impressed. For example, “our destination has 10,000
Published: September 3, 2015
In recent months, stocks have fallen sharply from their record highs, with one-day drops that can rightfully be called “dizzying.” As an investor, what are you to make of this volatility?For one thing, you’ll find it useful to know the probable causes of the market gyrations. Most experts cite global fears about China’s economic slowdown, falling oil prices and anticipation
Published: September 3, 2015
EAGLE COUNTY — In the months of July and August, Vail Mountain Rescue Group was called out 22 times. Below are summaries of the most significant of those missions.At 6 p.m. July 4, Vail Mountain Rescue Group dispatched team members to carry out a hiker who was injured in the Missouri Lakes backcountry. After evacuating the injured hiker to an
Published: September 3, 2015
Kudos to Joe McHugh for raising the alarm on the growing problem of safety on Vail Mountain (Letters to the Editor, Wednesday’s Vail Daily). It is not just a lack of enforcement. VR has its marketing machine in high gear to sell the maximum number of Epic Passes possible and then some, virtually guaranteeing more accidents and near misses.There is
Published: September 3, 2015
Got a quick Hit or Miss about issues, decisions or goings-on in the valley? Send yours to editor@vaildaily.com to be included.HIT: To a problem that’s really not — overflow parking in Vail to the frontage roads. Almost any town in America would kill for this to be their big problem.HIT: To the notion of a roundabout at the main Edwards
Published: September 3, 2015
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While running uphill at Arrowhead during an interval training session on Monday, several of us shed our outer clothing along the side of the trail expecting to pick it up on our way back down. This occurred between 7:45 and 8:30 a.m. Unfortunately, some well intentioned soul picked up our items for us and has not turned them in, yet.
Published: September 3, 2015
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Boureas is performing world jazz and soul at the Main St. Grill today at 10 p.m. with Thomas Haupt on classical guitar with live loops and Todd Anders Johnson on cajole and vocals — think Gypsy Kings meets Michael Franti. The show is free and there will be a raffle by Swany Gloves.
Published: September 3, 2015
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EAGLE COUNTY — Fulford, the mining camp at the foot of New York Mountain that boomed in the 1880s through the early 1900s, has long been a topic of fascination for local residents. In 1896, when the gold and silver mining boom was at its peak, close to 300 people made their homes in Fulford. The bustling camp had two
Published: September 3, 2015
What does a snail’s world look like? Why are fireflies disappearing? In the midst of drought and blazes, how will California farmers and ranchers survive? What will our forests look like after the pine-beetle infestation is over?These may not have been questions most people have ever asked, but they’re topics that several environmental filmmakers have dedicated their time to, and
Published: September 3, 2015
EDWARDS — Adult coloring books have been a welcomed trend recently. People around the world have been unleashing their inner child, breaking out their colored pencils and letting stress fade away as they work with the intricate and beautiful designs. Inspired by this creative phenomenon, The Bookworm of Edwards will be hosting an exclusive Coloring and Cocktails event today at
Published: September 3, 2015
The Coles Whalen Trio will play the last Friday Afternoon Club of the summer season at Maya in the Westin Riverfront Resort & Spa on Friday, Sept. 4. This Denver trio features singer-songwriter Coles Whalen, who injects a smooth blues and folk-inspired attitude into the ears of every audience she performs for. She leaves the sweet melodies of her four
Published: September 3, 2015
BEAVER CREEK — Paderewski Fine Art in Beaver Creek will welcome Grant Hacking as the gallery’s artist in residence this weekend. Hacking’s exceptional knowledge of animal anatomy and ability to portray atmospheric landscapes originates from his upbringing in his native South Africa. Extensive travel eventually led him to reside in South Carolina and, finally, the mountains of New Hampshire, where
Published: September 3, 2015
The dateline was Eagle-Vail, and Battle Mountain football won in Week 2 against Soroco, 42-0, on Sept. 5, 1997, my first story for the Vail Daily.Princess Diana’s funeral got the cover.I’m still a little peeved by that.In that first fall, Eagle Valley football, coached by some guy named John Ramunno, made the 2A state playoffs, but 3A Battle Mountain beat
Published: September 2, 2015
GEORGETOWN — Traci Cunningham, 29, will end her life in prison, and as awful as that might be, the beginning of her life might be worse.“The child was subjected to things that are unspeakable and was probably not loved until she met someone with unconditional love to give. Penny Cunningham gave that love, and gave and gave and gave,” said
Published: September 2, 2015
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EAGLE COUNTY — By the middle of next summer, Eagle County’s medical services will have expanded significantly, with new facilities from Colorado-based Centura Health and managed care giant Kaiser Permanente. Vail Valley Medical Center is also in the midst of a major expansion that is slated to be finished in 2019.Influx of careCentura Health has already broken ground on an
Published: September 2, 2015
EDWARDS — If you’re old enough to remember Howard Cosell’s microphone shaking, you know what Parkinson’s disease looks like.But what if there was a way to make the tremors stop or at least control them?People with Parkinson’s have abnormal electrical function in the bottom of their brain. Deep brain stimulation therapy helps correct those electrical functions, says Medtronics, a medical
Published: September 2, 2015
1 year agoWeek of Sept. 4, 2014The town of Eagle netted a $41,00 grant from Greater Outdoors Colorado to help pay for a new rafting ramp at Chambers Park.In support of Trooper Eugene Hofacker, who sustained serious gunshot injuries after he pulled over to help a stopped motorist who turned out to be a dangerous felon, the Colorado State Patrol
Published: September 2, 2015
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EAGLE — Eagle Police Chief Joe Staufer has seen his share of emergency situations during his law enforcement career, but during the early morning hours Tuesday, he was part of an experience he will never forget when he delivered his baby daughter at Mile Marker 140 of the Gypsum Interstate 70 exit.Staufer called the experience “amazing, yet terrifying.” The series
Published: September 2, 2015
Fulford, the mining camp that boomed in Eagle County in the late 1800s, has long been a source of fascination for local residents. The ghost town turned summer cabin community has a history that is laced with tales of lost gold mines and adventurous pioneers.The Eagle County Historical Society will host a “Fulford Night at the Museum” on Thursday, Sept.
Published: September 2, 2015
EAGLE — Faced with a massive project to relocate the SourceGas transmission line that currently runs underneath a sizable swath of the Eagle Ranch neighborhood, Eagle officials don’t particularly like any of the routes proposed to date.Instead, they would like the U.S. Bureau of Land Management and SourceGas to consider a different alignment that moves the pipe away from existing
Published: September 2, 2015
GYPSUM — When Gypsum residents envision the future of their community, they would really like it to feature a discernible downtown area.Gypsum’s leaders have released results from the Vision Gypsum’s Future Downtown Survey conducted earlier this year by participants of the Regional Institute of Health and Environmental Leadership program, in partnership with the town. When asked if they thought Gypsum
Published: September 2, 2015
EAGLE — With survey results in hand showing strong local support for a sales tax increase to fund a river park project in town, members of the Eagle Town Board have unanimously voted to take the proposal to the voters.But they did decide to present it at an election later, rather than sooner — as in April 2016 versus this
Published: September 2, 2015
EAGLE — Geoff Grimmer, the principal at Vail Ski & Snowboard Academy and a 10-year veteran of Eagle County Schools, will be the newest member of the Eagle Town Board.Tuesday night, Grimmer was selected from a field of eight candidates to succeed member Luis Benitez, who was elected to the town board in 2014 and is leaving the community to
Published: September 2, 2015
BROOMFIELD — Vail Resorts will invest approximately $110 million to $115 million in resort improvements for the upcoming 2015-16 ski season, bringing its five-year resort investment total to more than $500 million. The centerpiece of this plan is linking Park City and Canyons resorts in Utah, transforming the two resorts into one and completing a number of upgrades to the
Published: September 2, 2015
MINTURN — Vi Brown was helping pack up the last bit of her last Eagle Valley Community Fund Rummage Sale. She was standing out front of the building in Minturn’s Maloit Park, letting her mind wander back over decades of stuff that rolled in and out of those doors, all the friends she made and all the good they did.In
Published: September 2, 2015
Tom’s firing was partly my fault. I walked in on something going down between Tom and Bruce. Interrupted, Tom muttered, “I guess some people might consider that sexual harassment” before walking out the door. I asked what happened and Bruce replied, “Tom touched me.” Turns out, Tom had been giving Bruce unwelcome shoulder massages for a while. Bruce was too
Published: September 2, 2015
VAIL — The board of directors for the Vail Valley Business Women are currently preparing for their Membership Open House. The event will take place at The Remedy Bar at The Four Seasons in Vail on Wednesday from 5 to 8 p.m. and is free to attend.The open house is designed to provide business women who are curious about joining
Published: September 2, 2015
This is so much more than a golf story, so stay with me on this one, OK?You see, one of my favorite things about golf season is having the opportunity to participate and play in fundraising events. These are tournaments set up to help large and small charities alike raise money in a fun and competitive way. Now if you
Published: September 2, 2015
VAIL — Luca Rodoni wasn’t one of those musical prodigies who sat down at his first piano lesson as a small boy and started playing a symphony.“When I was young, I hated it,” says the high school senior, one of 12 teenagers selected from a massive pool of applicants to partake in this week’s Vail Jazz Workshop. “I went to
Published: September 2, 2015
I must say that the Rev. Van Ens is a source of socio-liberal concepts regarding all things political. “The majority of Americans are too intelligent to elect a president who acts like a monarch.” Incredible! The good reverend actually penned this in his article of Aug. 30. To put this pronouncement in context, Van Ens went on to say, “There’s
Published: September 2, 2015
EAGLE-VAIL — The annual four-course Harvest Dinner, hosted by Grouse Mountain Grill and served family-style in the Eagle-Vail Community Garden, is scheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 9. The dinner begins with passed hors d’oeuvres at 6 p.m., with family-style seating at long community tables, and 100 percent of the proceeds will be donated: 15 percent to the Community Garden and 85
Published: September 2, 2015
AVON — Importer Rich Southwick, of Enotec Imports, will visit vin48 today as part of the restaurant’s Summer Tasting Series. Southwick will pour select Italian wines from his portfolio. “Enotec Imports is an Italian fine-wine import company representing boutique and mid-size, family-owned and operated wineries,” he said. “Our focus is on quality wines of distinction, soul and tradition that reflect
Published: September 2, 2015
AVON — As the days grow shorter and the evening chill sets in, harvesting season reaches its peak. Whether from our gardens or from the wild, finding delicious uses for our edible bounty can be invigorating but tedious. On a freezing, mid-winter night, what better way to experience a burst of summer than to open up a can of tomatoes
Published: September 2, 2015
What does 30 pounds of butter look like? Roughly the weight of the average beagle, it’s 120 sticks, which if carefully stacked end on end would be taller than most of the buildings in Vail Village. That 30 pounds of butter also equates to about 1,000 cupcakes, the minimum number that Lauren Smith, owner of Mountain Cupcakes, expects to crank
Published: September 2, 2015
Tickets for the iconic Big Beers, Belgians & Barleywines Festival go on sale today at 10 a.m. The festival weekend is scheduled for Thursday, Jan. 7, through Saturday, Jan. 9, and will once again be held at the Vail Cascade Resort in Vail. The featured brewmasters, dinner hosts and seminar presenters for the festival came together earlier this year than
Published: September 2, 2015
On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. In a throwback episode to 2013, Vail Daily On the Hill correspondent John LaConte catches up with angler Brad Dunkle as he fishes the Eagle River in Eagle-Vail, Colorado.   [iframe src="http://player.vimeo.com/video/69978677?autoplay=1" width="640" height="360" style="border: 0px;"] Vail Daily reporter John LaConte uses a
Published: September 2, 2015
GYPSUM — Eagle Valley soccer bounced back in a big way, blanking Coal Ridge, 3-0, on Tuesday evening at John Ramunno Field.This was the just the right tonic after what could have been a devastating loss last week to Glenwood Springs during overtime.“It’s early in the season and it would be easy to find excuses,” Devils coach Bratzo Horruitiner said.Against
Published: September 1, 2015
EDWARDS — Battle Mountain volleyball is very much in that stage where all players should be wearing tags that read, “Hello, my name is …”However, the Huskies ran into a team in a similar situation — Coal Ridge — in their season opener on Tuesday night and dispatched the Titans, 25-15, 25-19, 25-17.“We’ve had to go back to some of
Published: September 1, 2015
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Demecio Fresquez, 75, of Gypsum, formerly of Red Cliff, passed away on Friday.A visitation will be held on Thursday at St. Patrick Parish in Minturn from 6 to 7 p.m. with a rosary service beginning at 7 p.m. A mass of Christian burial will be held on Friday at St. Patrick Parish at 10 a.m. Burial will be at Greenwood
Published: September 1, 2015
You might reasonably think an operating agreement has to do with doctors, scrubbed-clean surgical suites and anesthesia. You might ponder whether one has something to do with a disclaimer you sign with a trembling hand before you agree to undergo the knife. Yikes. But, nah, not so much. Instead, an operating agreement has not a whit to do with your
Published: September 1, 2015
Vail faces another threat to the quality of the Vail experience, and that is the serious and growing problem of safety on Vail Mountain in the winter. It appears that Vail Resorts is unwilling to really crack down on the perpetrators of this threat for fear of damaging the “Vail experience” for visitors. While VR can point to the growing
Published: September 1, 2015
The Cycle Effect would like to thank Vail Resorts EpicPromise and CME for their generous donation of a 15-passenger Ford E350 van. The Cycle Effect fits into a key EpicPromise criterion ­youth development by helping young girls to develop confidence and life skills through the sport of mountain biking. With its rapid growth of 300 percent in one year in
Published: September 1, 2015
In light of the current events, it is time for Colorado to eliminate the death penalty. I am and I remain a proponent of the death penalty, however, as I and most of us followed the James Holmes story from shots to sentencing, I have never witnessed a crime more appropriately deserving of execution. If a death penalty is not
Published: September 1, 2015
Vail volunteers needed. Top four volunteers will receive tickets to almost every Vail event, most with VIP access; TOV gold parking pass; Vail Resorts ski pass; paid family medical benefits; season golf pass; $8,000 per year cash for one to two days per week. Must be a full-time Vail resident 18 years of age and registered to vote in Vail.
Published: September 1, 2015
The other night I went out on our deck overlooking Booth Creek Park. It was so dark I saw nothing. Nothing, but the stars and the evergreens and mountains hulking against the sky. This is how dark Booth Creek Park should remain after Vail’s redesign and redevelopment of the 3-acre parcel is completed next fall. It’s a terrible idea to
Published: September 1, 2015
Quality vs. quantityVail faces another threat to the quality of the Vail experience, and that is the serious and growing problem of safety on Vail Mountain in the winter. It appears that Vail Resorts is unwilling to really crack down on the perpetrators of this threat for fear of damaging the “Vail experience” for visitors. While VR can point to
Published: September 1, 2015
On the eve of the beginning of this school year, the teaching staff at one of our community elementary schools took an unusual approach to kicking things off. While there was plenty to do in terms of planning and last minute set-up of places like classrooms and libraries, the staff at Gypsum Elementary School took to the streets of their
Published: September 1, 2015
It was August of 1980 when I came to work for the Gallegos Corporation. Taking a break from the restaurant industry in the Vail Valley, I took Gerald Gallegos up on his offer to come work with him for a season. At the time there were only 24 employees. After my second day I wasn’t sure I’d make it for
Published: September 1, 2015
It is hard to imagine the 24-7 schedule of the hard-working ranching families all around us. Their days are punctuated by searing heat, blue skies, blizzards, downpours, good hay cuttings, long days in the saddle and fresh food on the table. Many of these ranchers are looking to future generations to carry on their important work of providing our food
Published: September 1, 2015
GEORGETOWN — In one of Traci Cunningham’s first hearings, District Attorney Bruce Brown said she drove her mother to an isolated spot 15 miles south of Gypsum, and as her mother was running for her life, shot her to death.After a 10-day trial, a jury took less than three hours to agree with him.Cunningham is guilty of first-degree murder, the
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