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Summer occupancy flat, but revenues surge across mountain resort region

July 27, 2017 — DENVER — Although summer occupancy among western mountain resort destinations is up only a scant 0.2 percent compared to last summer (May through October), revenues continue to surge ahead driven by robust gains in the average daily rate. As of June 30, aggregated revenues are […]

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Vail Valley Partnership column: Healthy community through workforce housing

July 27, 2017 — People move out of Eagle County when they reach their early 30s and don't stop leaving until their early 60s. We are losing people in their peak earning years. Many attribute this, in part, to a lack of housing affordable to these employees. Employee turnover […]

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Avon to host Coffee with Council on July 29, Aug. 12 at Nottingham Park

July 27, 2017 — AVON — Members of the Avon Town Council will host Coffee with Council sessions on Saturday, July 29, and Saturday, Aug. 12, each from 10 to 11 a.m. on the Avon Performance Pavilion's event terrace at Harry A. Nottingham Park. The session will follow the […]

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Vail Daily obituary: Johnny Phillip Medina

July 27, 2017 — It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our husband, father, grandfather, son, brother, uncle and friend, Johnny Phillip Medina, 65, of Chester, Massachusetts, formerly of Red Cliff. Johnny was called home on July 17, 2017. Johnny is survived by his wife […]

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Eagle County airport adding holiday-season flights from Salt Lake City

July 27, 2017 — GYPSUM — Kip Turner is new to his job as Eagle County Aviation Director, but he's bullish on prospects for the Eagle County Regional Airport. That bullishness was bolstered this week with the announcement of both new and expanded service into the airport in the […]

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Vail avalanche death case on hold as judge denies motion to disqualify himself

July 27, 2017 — EAGLE — Colorado's Supreme Court will decide if the judge in a teenager's skier-death case will be replaced. Thirteen-year-old Taft Conlin died Jan. 22, 2012, in an avalanche on Prima Cornice on the front side of Vail Mountain. A civil suit brought by Conlin's parents […]

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Doggone? Nope! Searcher finds Izzy the pitbull, owner glad to be alive

July 27, 2017 — EAST VAIL — Chance Patterson said he bears no ill will toward the woman who police say crossed into his lane of Interstate 70 and crashed head-on into him, killing one of his two dogs and putting him in the hospital with multiple broken bones […]

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Vail Financial Focus column: Investment goals can change for empty nesters

July 27, 2017 — When your children leave home and you become an "empty nester," you'll probably make several adjustments in your lifestyle. But how will your empty nest status affect your financial situation? Everyone's story is different, involving a range of variables. But here are a few issues […]

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Yes, Broncos are at camp, but Rockies are relevant

July 27, 2017 — This would be the time of year where one would make a joke about Colorado Rockies fans waking up from their nap to pay attention to the Broncos reporting for camp on Thursday. Except, well, the Rockies are in the hunt for the postseason. Were […]

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Ski artifacts: Tom Sims’ original snowboard, Heidi Kloser’s Olympic uniform

July 27, 2017 — Editor's note: The following is part of a series of articles compiled by the Colorado Snowsports Museum and Hall of Fame that will take a closer look at some of the artifacts and stories contained in the museum's archives. The Colorado Snowsports Museum, located in […]

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Celebrating Don and Sallie

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Thank you, Vail Resorts

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Thanks for the experience

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Strange bird

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Informational Meetings

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Looking for talent

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Master class today

July 27, 2017 — Free Bravo! Vail Master Class at Vail Mountain School New this season — audiences are invited to attend our new Master Class Series at 1 p.m. at Vail Mountain School, offering attendees insight and a unique perspective on the artistic process of professional pianists. Classes […]

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Vail Daily Town Talk: Happy Birthday, Jilly

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Vail Valley Charitable Fund adds Katie Biggers as events, sponsorship manager

July 27, 2017 — EAGLE COUNTY — The Vail Valley Charitable Fund recently added Katie Biggers to its staff as events and sponsorship manager. "We are excited to welcome Katie to our team," Vail Valley Charitable Fund Executive Director Michelle Maloney said. "She brings a great deal of event […]

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Eagle County considers rules to restrict large vehicles from Cottonwood Pass

July 27, 2017 — EAGLE — The Eagle County Commissioners will consider a resolution adopting the Eagle County Road Use Regulations during the board's regular meeting Aug. 8. The hearing is scheduled for 10:30 a.m. in the Eagle County Room, located at 500 Broadway in Eagle. The hearing is […]

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