Huskies advance to face Steamboat Springs

By Chris Freud EDWARDS — Well, hello, again.Battle Mountain girls soccer took care of business, taking down Skyview, 4-1, in the first round of the state playoffs on Wednesday. Meanwhile, out west, No. 20 Steamboat Springs pulled the 2-0 upset at No. 13 Montrose.And so for your second-round playoff entertainment on Saturday, it’ll be Battle […]

Huskies adavance to face Steamboat Springs

By Chris Freud EDWARDS — Well, hello, again.Battle Mountain girls soccer took care of business, taking down Skyview, 4-1, in the first round of the state playoffs on Wednesday. Meanwhile, out west, No. 20 Steamboat Springs pulled the 2-0 upset at No. 13 Montrose.And so for your second-round playoff entertainment on Saturday, it’ll be Battle […]

Devils go down swinging in first 4A playoff game

By Randy Wyrick GYPSUM — The future is bright for Eagle Valley’s girls soccer program. That’s the good news.The not-so-good news is that the future is now, although through most of Wednesday’s playoff game it looked like the wave the Devils were riding would roll a little longer.The Devils led for much of their first […]

Vonn named honorary ambassador for Pyeongchang Olympics

By Staff Reports SEOUL, South Korea — South Korean Olympic organizers have appointed U.S. skier Lindsey Vonn as an honorary ambassador for the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang. Vonn is the first foreign individual selected for the role and she joins a list of high-profile South Korean sports stars including former Olympic figure skating […]

Snowboarding buddies graduate from CMC with science degree honors

By Edward Stoner EDWARDS — They’ve shared time on the slopes and in the classroom. And this month, two snowboarding friends, Sara Blodgett and Elizabeth Wierman, graduated with Associate of Science degrees in biology — with honors — taking the next step toward becoming physician assistants.Blodgett, 25, is a former physical therapy assistant who moved […]

West Vail housing plan could add 53 for-sale units to town

By scott miller VAIL — Work could start this year on a new neighborhood in Vail.The Vail Town Council Tuesday gave informal approval to a plan to start construction this fall at a parcel on Chamonix Drive in West Vail. That parcel has been owned by the town for more than a decade, and has […]

Senior care center eyes June 1 groundbreaking

By Pam Boyd EAGLE — A veritable mountain of paperwork is all that stands between construction crews and the empty land located at the intersection of Capitol Street and Sylvan Lake Road.Eagle County officials hope to scale that bureaucratic peak during the next three weeks and begin building the long-anticipated Castle Peak Senior Care Center […]

Senior care center eyes June 1 ground-breaking

By Pam Boyd EAGLE — A veritable mountain of paperwork is all that stands between construction crews and the empty land located at the intersection of Capitol Street and Sylvan Lake Road.Eagle County officials hope to scale that bureaucratic peak during the next three weeks and begin building the long-anticipated Castle Peak Senior Care Center […]

Senior care center eying June 1 ground-breaking

By Pam Boyd EAGLE — A veritable mountain of paperwork is all that stands between construction crews and the empty land located at the intersection of Capitol Street and Sylvan Lake Road.Eagle County officials hope to scale that bureaucratic peak during the next three weeks and begin building the long-anticipated Castle Peak Senior Care Center […]

Senior care center projects June 1 ground-breaking

By Pam Boyd EAGLE — A veritable mountain of paperwork is all that stands between construction crews and the empty land located at the intersection of Capitol Street and Sylvan Lake Road.Eagle County officials hope the scale that bureaucratic peak during the next three weeks and begin building the long-anticipated Castle Peak Senior Care Center […]