On the Hill: A new view on Vail

By John LaConte On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter John LaConte takes a fast run down Yonder, and shows how his new broadcasting equipment will improve vaildaily.com’s daily weather and conditions report from Vail Mountain. [iframe src=”http://player.vimeo.com/video/114155467″ width=”640″ height=”360″ style=”border: […]

On the Hill: Venture into the early-season trees at Beaver Creek

By Edward Stoner On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter/copy chief Ross Leonhart checks out the conditions in trees off of Bitterroot and tries to stay on his feet. [iframe src=”http://player.vimeo.com/video/114147538″ width=”640″ height=”360″ style=”border: 0px;”] BEAVER CREEK OFFICIAL REPORT: 0″ in […]

Feds could nip pot businesses in the bud

By Lauren Glendenning The federal government is stockpiling hundreds of “suspicious activity reports” that could provide federal agents with sufficient evidence to shut down any state-legalized marijuana business. While it may appear that federal authorities have taken a wait-and-see approach to marijuana legalization in the 23 states that now allow either medical or recreational use, […]

SOS Outreach launches new season of snow fun

By Melanie Wong VAIL — Beginning the first week of December, Avon-based nonprofit SOS Outreach launched a new season, partnering with ski resorts across Colorado to get 2,675 youth involved in its outdoor leadership programs. With the support of resort communities, SOS aims to transforming the lives of at-risk youth, giving them something positive to […]

SOS Outreach launches new season

By Melanie Wong VAIL — Beginning the first week of December, Avon-based nonprofit SOS Outreach launched a new season, partnering with ski resorts across Colorado to get 2,675 youth involved in its outdoor leadership programs. With the support of resort communities, SOS aims to transforming the lives of at-risk youth, giving them something positive to […]

#VailLive: Ski conditions updates from Vail Mountain

By Staff Reports VAIL— Snow reporter John LaConte is covering Vail Mountain with updates on ski conditions, weather and crowds. Send your text, photo or video updates using #VailLive on Twitter or Instagram and see them published in tomorrow’s paper. [iframe src=”http://embed.scribblelive.com/Embed/v7.aspx?Id=978831&ThemeId=” width=”650″ height=”2000″ frameborder=”0″] … Source:: Vail Daily Feed       

Vail Valley Partnership unveils membership tiers

By scott miller AVON — The Vail Valley Partnership has announced new membership tiers that allow more flexibility for benefits at varying price points. These new membership tiers go into effect Jan. 1. The Vail Valley Partnership is dedicated to helping businesses of all sizes grow and prosper, and the organization believes that every business […]

Vail Daily feature story: Gifts that give back

By caramie schnell It’s officially the holiday season. It’s impossible not to notice the multitude of commercials, articles and advertisements bombarding the public with recommendations of what to buy for the upcoming gift-giving season. From electronics to jewelry to clothing to toys, there’s something new and shiny that is a “must have” for everyone on […]

Home inventory helps you know what you own

By Randy Wyrick EAGLE COUNTY — If you’re like most of us, and you are, you don’t know what you own, and you should. Carrie Mitchell and her daughter volunteered to help with the Waldo Canyon fire cleanup. Amid all the devastation and heartbreak, they noticed that most fire victims had no idea what they […]