‘Ten Days on the Colorado!’ photo contest kicks off July 3

By caramie schnell This July the photographers of the Vail Valley Art Guild Photographers (VVAGP) will participate in a competition called “Ten Days on the Colorado!” All of their photos must be taken along the Colorado River Road (Eagle County Road 301) any allowed side roads, and hiking trails from North of I-70 at Exit […]

Outdoor adventures near Eagle County

By caramie schnell For many Eagle County residents and visitors alike, there’s nothing that gets their heart pumping quite like a knee-deep powder day. In the warmer months, adrenaline junkies might hike one of the states 58 peaks that top 14,000 feet, or take to the rapids in a kayak or raft to get their […]

Complete results from Eagle Ranch Classic

By Chris Freud Men’s Pro Elite1. Josiah Middaugh 45:28 2. Jake Wells 46:043. Jay Henry 46:35 4. Cristhian Ravelo 48:015. Nick Truitt 48:226. Michael Friedberg 48:40 7. Chris Doyle 49:07 8. Jerry Oliver 49:109. Jeff Kerkove 49:1610. Mike Schilling 50:49Women’s Pro Elite1. Gretchen Reeves 54:13 2. Karen Jarchow 54:43 3. Sydney Fox 55:354. Tamara Donelson […]

Devils and Huskies baseball earn all-league honors

By Chris Freud The season’s over and it’s just begun.It’s the beauty of baseball in the mountains. The high school season is over, but the club season is just beginning. And a lot of local players will be heading into the summer season with all-league honors to their credit.DevilsEagle Valley had three first-team selections — […]

Complete Eagle Ranch Classic results

By Chris Freud Men’s Pro Elite1. Josiah Middaugh 45:28 2. Jake Wells 46:043. Jay Henry 46:35 4. Cristhian Ravelo 48:015. Nick Truitt 48:226. Michael Friedberg 48:40 7. Chris Doyle 49:07 8. Jerry Oliver 49:109. Jeff Kerkove 49:1610. Mike Schilling 50:49Women’s Pro Elite1. Gretchen Reeves 54:13 2. Karen Jarchow 54:43 3. Sydney Fox 55:354. Tamara Donelson […]

Wolf found dead in Kremmling

By John LaConte KREMMLING – The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Forensics Laboratory has confirmed that an animal killed near Kremmling on April 29, 2015, was indeed a gray wolf. The animal was shot by a legal coyote hunter, who immediately notified Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW), which then notified the Service. The gray wolf […]

Eagle welcomes new boat ramp

By Pam Boyd EAGLE — Sometimes the same things that make life safer can also make things more fun. The new Eagle boat ramp is a case in point.Located at Chambers Park in Eagle, the new boat ramp addressed a proven safety issue while also giving recreational boats a great amenity.“Downstream from the new ramp […]

Eagle records sales tax growth for early 2015

By Pam Boyd EAGLE — It’s been years since the town of Eagle has reported a double digit increase in sales tax receipts together with a double digit figure for new residential building permits.But maybe 2015 will be the year that breaks that pattern.For the first quarter of 2015, Eagle recorded an 11.6 percent increase […]

Paid airport parking starts Monday

By Edward Stoner GYPSUM — Starting Monday, the Eagle County Regional Airport will implement paid parking at its close-in lots. Parking in front of the terminal will be $8 per day, with the first two hours free. Longterm parking on the west side of the terminal will cost $6 per day. Free parking will remain […]

Paid close-in parking at airport begins Monday

By Edward Stoner GYPSUM — Starting Monday, the Eagle County Regional Airport will implement paid parking at its close-in lots. Parking in front of the terminal will be $8 per day, with the first two hours free. Long term parking on the west side of the terminal will cost $6 per day. Free parking will […]