Battle Mountain girls soccer blanks Summit

By Chris Freud FARMER’S KORNER — And to think Battle Mountain girls soccer ordered more jackets with this game in mind.The Huskies enjoyed the balmy weather on Tuesday afternoon in Farmer’s Korner knocking off Summit County, 4-0.“It was unbelievable,” Huskies coach David Cope said. “We literally ordered more puffy jackets for the trip to Summit […]

Huskies blank Summit

By Chris Freud FARMER’S KORNER — And to think Battle Mountain girls soccer ordered more jackets with this game in mind.The Huskies enjoyed the balmy weather on Tuesday afternoon in Farmer’s Korner knocking off Summit County, 4-0.“It was unbelievable,” Huskies coach David Cope said. “We literally ordered more puffy jackets for the trip to Summit […]

Devils turn the tables on Sailors in Gypsum

By Chris Freud GYPSUM — Just five days after a 2-1 loss at Steamboat Springs, Eagle Valley girls soccer turned the tables on Tuesday night with a 2-1 victory over the Sailors at Hot Stuff Stadium in Gypsum for the Devils’ biggest win of the season.Eagle Valley (4-1) overcame a 1-0 deficit with goals by […]

Devils turn the tables on Sailors on Tuesday

By Chris Freud GYPSUM — Just five days after a 2-1 loss at Steamboat Springs, Eagle Valley girls soccer turned the tables on Tuesday night with a 2-1 victory over the Sailors at Hot Stuff Stadium in Gypsum for the Devils’ biggest win of the season.Eagle Valley (4-1) overcame a 1-0 deficit with goals by […]

Devils turn the tables on Sailors

By Chris Freud GYPSUM — Just five days after a 2-1 loss at Steamboat Springs, Eagle Valley girls soccer turned the tables on Tuesday night with a 2-1 victory over the Sailors at Hot Stuff Stadium in Gypsum for the Devils’ biggest win of the season.Eagle Valley (4-1) overcame a 1-0 deficit with goals Jesse […]

Local man jailed after leading police on afternoon chase

By Edward Stoner WOLCOTT — A local man faces at least 11 criminal charges for an afternoon escapade Tuesday.Police say Mario Atencio, 25, was perched on a mountainside in Wolcott near the Eagle River, screaming at people fishing and occasionally at passing motor vehicles.Several people notified authorities, who drove out there to see what was […]

Eagle Valley elementary school celebrates Night of 1,000 Stars

By Randy Wyrick EAGLE — Helen Lester wanted to join the circus, but wasn’t very good at sports.“That led to teaching and teaching led to writing,” she said.She smiles as she tells you she spent 10 years in the second grade … as a teacher. Lester might be the most regular famous person you’ll ever […]

Fire destroys Dotsero residence on Tuesday

By Randy Wyrick DOTSERO — A house fire Tuesday afternoon leveled a single-family home and resulted in minor injuries.The fire broke out at about 1:30 p.m. Tuesday. Firefighters and emergency personnel from nine agencies responded.When they arrived on scene, the structure was completely engulfed in flames, said the Eagle County Sheriff’s Office.The cause of the […]

Fire destroys Dotsero home

By Randy Wyrick DOTSERO — A house fire Tuesday afternoon leveled a single-family home and resulted in minor injuries.The fire broke out about 1:30 p.m. Tuesday. Firefighters and emergency personnel from nine agencies responded.When they arrived on scene the structure was completely engulfed in flames, said the Eagle County Sheriff’s Office.The cause of the fire […]

Defibrillator stolen from Beaver Creek bus stop

By Randy Wyrick BEAVER CREEK – A felony theft hits a local life-saving organization right in the heart.A public defibrillator, placed by Starting Hearts, was stolen last week from the bus stop in Beaver Creek, according to Jerry Hensel, Operations Manager of Beaver Creek Resort.“It’s terrible. It’s a felony and we can’t have this in […]