Nash is golden as Huskies nip Sailors, 2-1, in Edwards

By Chris Freud EDWARDS — Battle Mountain girls soccer is two games clear of the field in the 4A Slope after a thriller of a 2-1 overtime victory over Steamboat Springs on Tuesday in Edwards.The Huskies’ Logan Nash scored with 3:31 left in the first overtime, keeping the Huskies (6-0 in the league) ahead of […]

Battle Mountain lacrosse rolls past VMS, 18-1

By Chris Freud EAST VAIL — Battle Mountain boys lacrosse shook off the rust quickly in an 18-1 win at the Vail Mountain School on Tuesday.With the Huskies’ game at Summit County last week snowed out — naturally — Battle Mountain hadn’t played for 10 days. It turned out fine.Cole Delain, Wyatt Dilling, Clayton Davis, […]

Huskies lax rolls past VMS

By Chris Freud EAST VAIL — Battle Mountain boys lacrosse shook off the rust quickly in an 18-1 win at the Vail Mountain School on Tuesday.With the Huskies’ game at Summit County last week snowed out — naturally — Battle Mountain hadn’t played for 10 days. It turned out fine.Cole Delain, Wyatt Dilling, Clayton Davis, […]

Driver arrested in road rage shooting near Vail

By Melanie Wong VAIL — Two people are in custody following a violent road rage shooting incident on eastbound Interstate 70 on Tuesday. At 8:49 a.m., the driver of a blue 2004 BMW 325i contacted the Vail Public Safety Communications Center to report he was actively involved in an ongoing road rage incident with the […]

Drivers arrested in road rage shooting

By Melanie Wong VAIL — Two people are in custody following a violent road rage shooting incident on eastbound Interstate 70 on Tuesday. At 8:49 a.m., the driver of a blue 2004 BMW 325i contacted the Vail Public Safety Communications Center to report he was actively involved in an ongoing road rage incident with the […]

On the Hill: Slush, sun, fun at Vail

By John LaConte On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. VIDEO: Vail Daily on-snow correspondent John LaConte reports from the bottom of Vail Mountain, which is being enjoyed by skiers and snowboarders for its slushy conditions and pond skimming opportunities. VAIL OFFICIAL REPORT: 8″ new […]

April Fool: Championships back for 2016!

By scott miller The 2015 World Ski Championships went so well that the event will come back to Beaver Creek and Vail in 2016.“Come on, you guys,” Vail Valley Foundation President Ceil Folz told a disbelieving Vail Town Council today.“We can do this. We’ve already raised,” she said, pulling out her wallet and finding coins […]

April Fool: Freak sinkhole swallows Vail town hall

By scott miller VAIL — It’s not true that the earth was still cooling when Pam Brandmuffin started work here. But 35 years is a long, long — really, really, long — time. But the earth got the last word in Vail today.Brandmuffin announced her retirement recently, and today was her last day on the […]

April Fool: Vail purchases Perisher under “break it, buy it” policy

By scott miller BLOOMIN’ ONION — Vail Resorts Monday announced it had bought its first international resort — the Perisher Ski Resort in Australia. The sellers are still laughing.Apparently, a gullible Vail Resorts executive was taken in by his Aussie hosts on a visit last month, and a multi-million-dollar deal was completed shortly thereafter.The executive […]