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ECO bus falls into river during Highway 6 accident

December 13, 2019

Two people were injured when an Eagle County transit system bus collided with a pickup truck Friday afternoon in Edwards, then slid off Highway 6 into the Eagle River. The occupants of the work truck...

Vail Pass reopened

December 14, 2019

Update (08:00 p.m): Vail Pass has reopened, please drive safely. ——-Update (1:42p.m): Vail Pass is closed EB due to a safety closure. Expect delays and avoid the area if possible. —— Vail Pass is closed...

Vail Valley DUI case causes near-fatal car crashes

December 12, 2019

EAGLE — A Kansas man who led authorities on a chase at speeds fast as 100 mph pleaded guilty to four felonies, topped by charges of driving under the influence and vehicular assault. Casey Edward...

I-70 reopened EB at MM 163 between Avon and Edwards

December 12, 2019

UPDATE (7:06 p.m.): The road has reopened, please drive safely. ___ I-70 is closed eastbound at milemarker 163 between Avon and Edwards due to a road incident. Expect delays and avoid the area if possible.

Big snow expected to dump on Vail Valley through the weekend

December 12, 2019

Snow usually comes and goes in this part of the state. A forecasted storm is expected to stick around for a while. Forecasters are calling for snow to persist throughout the weekend in the high country, with a prospect of a couple of feet of powder by the time the storm starts to diminish on Monday.

No clean getaway for alleged coin laundry burglars

December 12, 2019

EAGLE — The two people accused of stealing less than $300 from a coin laundry in El Jebel could face $500,000 fines. Loyd Fuller III, 34, and Hannah Marie Hendershot, 23, did not get away clean...

Vail, Avon on accident alert due to snow, icy roads

December 13, 2019

The towns of Vail and Avon are on accident alert as of Friday morning due to heavy snow and deteriorating road conditions An accident alert applies to drivers involved in minor accidents. That means no...

Obituary: Mark Swets, June 1956 — Dec. 2019

December 12, 2019

Mark Swets — aka “Ginger” — passed away peacefully December 4 in hospital surrounded by family in his home state of Indiana. Mark moved to Vail in 1989. He worked at numerous restaurants including Cookshack, La...

Yen Hanson found safe

December 11, 2019

Update (08:04 p.m.): Henson has been found safe. —- Yen L. Hanson, age 15, has been reported missing. He is 5’ 5” with black hair, brown eyes with a dark complexion. Yen was last seen...