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Vail, Eagle County voter turnout was light this year

November 7, 2019

EAGLE COUNTY — Voter turnout in odd-year elections is generally lighter than in even-year elections. That held true this year in Eagle County. In addition to two state ballot issues, there was only one countywide...

Eagle approves six members for home rule charter commission

November 5, 2019

Eagle voters took another step toward self-determination by electing six members of the town’s nine-member home rule charter commission. The six elected Tuesday were Holli Snyder, David R. Gaboury, Kyle Hoiland, Jon Stavney, Janet Bartnik,...

Eagle Valley Library District Issue 6A passes easily

November 5, 2019

EAGLE — Voters in the Eagle Valley Library District approved Ballot Question 6A Tuesday night, freeing the district from the constraints of Colorado’s Gallagher Amendment. The library district question passed by a vote of 4,322 (64%)...

Bob Hartzell wins Lake County seat for CMC

November 5, 2019

Colorado Mountain College’s former Leadville campus dean won the Lake County seat on the CMC board of trustees in Tuesday’s vote As of 9:30 p.m. Tuesday, Bob Hartzell was leading Christine Whittington 53.76% to 46.24%,...

Colorado Prop DD: Sports betting measure is leading narrowly

November 5, 2019

Colorado voters were narrowly opposing a ballot question that would legalize and tax sports betting Tuesday night. As of 10:39 p.m., there were 616,527 votes in favor of Proposition DD and 616,423 votes in opposition. Proposition...

Vail campaign signs are back and will stay up until the election

October 26, 2019

In early October, crews from the Vail Public Works Department pulled up Vail Town Council candidates’ campaign signs placed in the town’s roundabouts. Included in those signs were ones urging voters to “vote no” on candidate Karen Perez.