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Vail Daily column: Property tax statements to be mailed next week

January 20, 2017 — EAGLE COUNTY — Eagle County property tax statements will be mailed the week of Jan. 23. Those who do not receive statements by the end of January should contact the Eagle County Treasurer’s Office at 970-328-8860 to verify their mailing address and request another copy. […]

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BLM provides funding for Dotsero Landing river access

January 20, 2017 — DOTSERO — The Bureau of Land Management has announced it is reprogramming $76,000 from the Land and Water Conservation Fund to acquire a key public access point to the Colorado River. The bureau and Eagle County Open Space have been partnering since 2011 to manage […]

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Frost Creek hires new head professional

January 20, 2017 — EAGLE — Ben Welsh is no stranger to golf in the Vail Valley. With more than 12 years of experience as a director of golf and almost 20 years of experience in the industry, Welsh recently accepted the position of head professional at Frost Creek, […]

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Vail Fire issues reminder on snow hazards

January 19, 2017 — VAIL — With this season’s accumulating snowfall, Vail Fire and Emergency Services is asking property owners and managers to make arrangements to remove hazardous ice and snow accumulations that may endanger the public. Icicles tend to form on the eaves of a roof due to […]

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Vail Valley Partnership hires new development director

January 18, 2017 — AVON — The Vail Valley Partnership announced recently that Erik Williams will join the organization as director of community development. In his role, Williams will focus on professional development programs including NEXT, Power Groups and the NEXT alumni program, as well as growing and managing […]

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Hospitality firm promotes team member to a regional position

January 18, 2017 — BEAVER CREEK — East West Destination Hospitality recently announced that John “JP” Patterson has been promoted to the position of regional engineering director overseeing The Westin Riverfront Resort & Spa as well as Snowmass Hospitality and managed associations. Patterson joined the East West team in […]

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Precourt family honored for donation to hospital

January 18, 2017 — VAIL — Vail Valley Medical Center recently honored Jay and Molly Precourt for their $10 million gift to the hospital. In recognition of their donation, the medical center’s new cardiac catheterization lab was named the Precourt Family Cardiac Catheterization and Electrophysiology Lab. “We are incredibly […]

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New executive chef joins Four Seasons Resort Vail

January 18, 2017 — VAIL — Marcus Stewart has been appointed executive chef at Four Seasons Resort and Residences Vail, having first joined the resort in June 2015 as executive sous chef. “Marcus is a natural-born leader,” Four Seasons Director of Food and Beverage Simon de Swaan said. “He […]

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Vail reminds locals of snowplow regulations

January 16, 2017 — VAIL — With a snowfall count of 17 inches within the town of Vail during last week’s winter storm and more coming this week, the town’s snowplow drivers have been working to keep the streets safe for travel, including clearing snow from intersections to improve […]

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January 16, 2017 — Upcoming events Tuesday: Eagle County Caregiver/Memory loss Support Group, 4:30 – 6 p.m., Eagle River Presbyterian Church in Avon; call Pat at 970-328-8831 for more information. Friday: Non-medical foot care offered at Maloit Park Senior Wellness Center, 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. Call 970-328-2812 for a […]

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Local history book wins state historical society award

January 16, 2017 — DENVER — An Eagle County history book has earned a top award from History Colorado, the state historical society. “The Bridges of Eagle County,” by local historian Kathy Heicher in conjunction with the Colorado Department of Transportation, is the 2016 Caroline Bancroft History Project award […]

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Starting Hearts event is Feb. 8 in Beaver Creek

January 13, 2017 — AVON — Starting Hearts’ fifth annual All You Need is Heart event will take place Feb. 8 at the Vilar Performing Arts Center in Beaver Creek from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event is held in collaboration with Vail Valley Medical Center, which provides […]

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Local memorial scholarship celebrates a successful year

January 12, 2017 — EAGLE COUNTY — For the Live Like Logan Memorial Scholarship Fund, 2016 was very successful in many ways. The scholarship was created in honor of Logan Jauernigg, a young Vail Valley resident who died in a kayaking accident in May of 2015. The purpose of […]

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Recreation district adopts climate plan to increase energy efficiency

January 12, 2017 — EAGLE COUNTY — The Western Eagle County Metropolitan Recreation District Board of Directors unanimously adopted the Climate Action Plan for the Eagle County Community at their regular Dec. 21 meeting following a presentation by local environmental and sustainability professionals. Kim Langmaid, vice president of Walking […]

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Vail Christian Academy sets open house

January 12, 2017 — EDWARDS — Vail Christian Academy, offering kindergarten through eighth grade, will host its annual open house event Jan. 24 for parents and students considering education options in Eagle County. The open house will be from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the school, located in Edwards. […]

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New concierge service opens

January 8, 2017 — VAIL — Renting a home during a vacation has some attractive benefits. However, it also has some drawbacks, such as the lack of people to help with the details that make a vacation a vacation. Mountain Resort Concierge is a lifestyle management company dedicated to […]

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Animal services committee created

January 6, 2017 — EAGLE COUNTY — A resolution by the Eagle County Commissioners last fall has led to the formation of the Eagle County Animal Services Advisory Committee. The committee was established to make recommendations to the commissioners regarding policies, practices, programs and priorities in animal control and […]

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Realty firm out of Eagle, Gypsum is a family affair

January 6, 2017 — Business name: KKS Property Management & Real Estate Sales. Location: Eagle and Gypsum. Date opened: Jan. 1, 2012. Owner: Debbie Darrough. Contact info: Email Debbie Darrough at debbied@vail.net or call 970-390-2798. Email Ashley Wilson at wilson.kks@ outlook.com or call 970-390-8255. What goods or services do […]

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Steadman clinic, research institute welcome fellows

January 6, 2017 — VAIL — The Steadman Philippon Research Institute and The Steadman Clinic are known for their research and innovative methods of diagnosing, treating and rehabilitating orthopedic patients. While advanced treatment methods and scientific breakthroughs are significant, it remains the people — doctors, scientists, therapists and researchers […]

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Steadman Clinic collaborates with eClinicalWorks, an e-records firm

January 6, 2017 — VAIL — The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute, nationally recognized sports medicine orthopaedic clinic and home to one of the largest orthopaedic research databases, is partnering with eClinicalWorks to accelerate bench-to-bedside clinical translation. eClinicalWorks is a leader in health care IT solutions, […]

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