New plans linked at the lavatory in Avon

By John LaConte [iframe src=”” frameborder=”0″ width=”640″ height=”360″/] AVON — The idea is guests will stroll down the town’s new pedestrian mall, stop at a cafe and proceed on with their coffee, enjoying art as they go. In that case, town officials and staff say some nice, clean, public bathrooms along that walk are in […]

A hero’s last ride

By Randy Wyrick GYPSUM — Carl Gray won’t tell you he’s a hero, and he waves off anyone else that says it, but he is. The Silver Star, three Bronze Stars, two Purple Hearts and dozens of Air Medals he earned flying helicopters in Vietnam say he is. Gray is one of the only people […]

Vail Mountain makes first trip to quarters since 2000

By ANTHONY THORNTON EAST VAIL — Many happy returns to Clay Kirwood and Vail Mountain School soccer. VMS soccer is back in the state quarterfinals for the first time since 2000 after a 3-0 win against Jefferson Academy on Saturday with birthday-boy Kirwood scoring twice at Bandoni Alumni Field. Next question — do any Gore […]

Food producers support Prop 105

By scott condon ASPEN — Local food producers overwhelmingly support a proposed law that would require labels for foods with genetically modified organisms. Most food producers contacted by The Aspen Times said the Colorado Right to Know Act is a first step in the right direction that can be built on over time. Voters in […]

Huskies cross-country takes sixth at state

By ANTHONY THORNTON COLORADO SPRINGS — Battle Mountain cross-country has had a lot of big days at the state meet — most notably state titles by the ladies in 2005 and the grents in 2006 and 2007 — but not one quite like Saturday. Both Huskies teams finished sixth at the Norris Penrose Events Center. […]

Vail Christian makes it 9-0

By Chris Freud KREMMLING — Ladies and gentlemen, we present the first Vail Christian football team to finish the regular season with a 9-0 mark. The Saints made it so with a 54-6 stomping of West Grand in Kremmling on Friday night. The 2003 edition of Vail Christian went 8-0 in the regular season at […]