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Summit County

How to Get Your Ski Legs Back -- Minus the Meltdown

Kari Haugeto | Posted 05.29.2015 | Travel
Kari Haugeto

Taking your time is important, and not just for your mental health. There's so much scenery to enjoy up here, you can almost forget you're strapped to two plastic boards with sharp edges and all waxed up so they go real fast. Oh, wait. I just felt my heart skip a beat as I wrote that sentence. Deep breaths, Kari.

Ohio Woman Sent To Prison For School Outburst

Associated Press | Posted 08.21.2014 | Crime

AKRON, Ohio (AP) -- An Ohio woman has been sentenced to more than a year in prison for assaulting a teacher, principal and cafeteria worker at her son...

Top 10 Ski-Town Golf Deals

Todd Hartley | Posted 09.29.2014 | Denver
Todd Hartley

Ski towns are called ski towns for a reason. I get that. But you'd be surprised by just how many golf addicts live in those towns and can't wait for those courses to melt each spring and show their true colors.

3 Copper Mountain Staffers Arrested For Stealing US Ski Team Gear

Posted 11.16.2011 | Denver

Three Copper Mountain Ski Resort employees have been arrested for stealing more than $6,400 worth of US Ski Team gear, the Associated Press reports. T...

Mountain County GOP Wants Out Of Congressional District

vaildaily.com | Scott N. Millersmiller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

EAGLE COUNTY, Colorado -- Should Eagle County have a different congressional representative? Some locals think so, and this spring is provides a once-...

Colorado Medical Marijuana Use Most Prominent In Mountains,

Colorado Springs Gazette | DAVE PHILIPPS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

The ski communities of Summit County, San Miguel County and Pitkin County are some of the youngest, fittest and healthiest counties in Colorado. S...

PHOTOS: Freeskier Magazine Ranks Best North American Ski Resorts

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Last week, venerable ski publication SKI Magazine released its much-anticipated preseason rankings of the best resorts in North America. While the to...

Hidden Gems Wilderness Protection Bill Shows Lack Of Consensus

Vail Daily | Scott Condon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

ASPEN, Colorado -- U.S. Rep. Jared Polis will introduce a wilderness bill that provides some level of protection to roughly 70 percent of the lands ta...

Colorado Marijuana Busts: Taxpayer Dollars Wasted When Cops Bust Legal Growers

Glenwood Springs Post Independent | Robert Allen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

SUMMIT COUNTY, Colorado -- Sheriff's deputies recently searched a Summit County home where nearly 200 marijuana plants are under cultivation, but the ...

Dan Gibbs, State Senator, Decides Not To Run For Reelection

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

State Senator Dan Gibbs of Breckenridge released a statement Monday announcing he will not seek reelection in Senate District 16, instead opting to ru...

Colorado Avalanche: 19-Year Old Man Survives Avalanche Near Copper Mountain (VIDEO, VOTE)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

A 19-year-old man from Eagle County was injured in an avalanche in Summit County on Halloween as he was back-country skiing on Bartlett Peak between C...

Breckenridge Home Sells For $8.2 Million, Summit County Record (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Looking for that 7 bedroom, 6,500 square feet mountain getaway? Well one buyer just found it on the slopes of Breckenridge Ski Resort for $8.2 mill...