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Eagle Valley basketball wins at Rifle

January 24, 2020

It’s a happy weekend for Eagle Valley boys’ basketball. Everything looks just so much better after a big win — in this case, a 57-52 victory at Rifle on Friday. After a five-game losing streak,...

Vail Christian basketball rolls past Hotchkiss

January 24, 2020

EDWARDS — Vail Christian boys basketball keeps winning and continues to drop. The Saints plastered Hotchkiss, 81-35, all over the Wheeler Athletic Center on Friday night, but at best they’ll be happy to hold their...

Avon’s Pier 1 will soon close its doors

January 24, 2020

AVON — Earlier this month, Eagle County’s most loyal Pier 1 customers were the first to hear some sad news — the store is closing. In an email sent Jan. 16, Pier 1 contacted customers...

Thomas: America’s expiration date

January 24, 2020

I love definitions because they help focus the mind. For decades, we are said to have been in a culture war. As in any war, it helps to know one’s enemy. One online dictionary defines...

Pedestrian hit by a car in Avon, taken to hospital

January 24, 2020

A male driving an SUV ran into a female pedestrian Tuesday afternoon at the Avon intersection of East Hurd Lane and Avon Road. The injured woman was conscious when emergency personnel arrived on scene, according...

Voboril: Good news or no news

January 24, 2020

My family operates on a strict “no news is good news” policy. While we are close-knit and perhaps overly communicative, the default position is that one need not worry if another is out of touch for...