Local players set to take on state

By jon mitchell GYPSUM — Some members of the Three Rivers Little League Junior softball team didn’t know for sure how long it had been since a softball team in the league had reached state-tournament play.“My dad was like, ‘It’s probably been about 10 years since a softball team has made it, but don’t say […]

Local players starring on the diamond

By jon mitchell GYPSUM — Some members of the Three Rivers Little League Junior softball team didn’t know for sure how long it had been since a softball team in the league had reached state-tournament play.“My dad was like, ‘It’s probably been about 10 years since a softball team has made it, but don’t say […]

Results from Wednesday’s Vail Grind

By Chris Freud Men’s Sport1. Nolan Herzog 56:272. Ian Greene 58:103. Cole Dissinger 58:234. Grant Gipson 59:265. Daniel Huck 1:00:366. Texler Hirn 1:00:38 7. Geofrey Ochs 1:01:148. Paul Datsko 1:02:019. Philip Galloway 1:02:05 10. Kyle Hegdal 1:05:2711. Calvin Trudeau 1:07:49 12. Dave Bombard 1:08:06 13. Andrew Armstrong 1:08:36 14. Brian Rodine 1:08:5215. Kevin Haas 1:10:33 […]

Results from Wednesday’s Vail Grind race

By Chris Freud Men’s Sport1. Nolan Herzog 56:272. Ian Greene 58:103. Cole Dissinger 58:234. Grant Gipson 59:265. Daniel Huck 1:00:366. Texler Hirn 1:00:38 7. Geofrey Ochs 1:01:148. Paul Datsko 1:02:019. Philip Galloway 1:02:05 10. Kyle Hegdal 1:05:2711. Calvin Trudeau 1:07:49 12. Dave Bombard 1:08:06 13. Andrew Armstrong 1:08:36 14. Brian Rodine 1:08:5215. Kevin Haas 1:10:33 […]

Complete results for Wednesday’s Vail Grind race

By Chris Freud Men’s Sport1. Nolan Herzog 56:272. Ian Greene 58:103. Cole Dissinger 58:234. Grant Gipson 59:265. Daniel Huck 1:00:366. Texler Hirn 1:00:38 7. Geofrey Ochs 1:01:148. Paul Datsko 1:02:019. Philip Galloway 1:02:05 10. Kyle Hegdal 1:05:2711. Calvin Trudeau 1:07:49 12. Dave Bombard 1:08:06 13. Andrew Armstrong 1:08:36 14. Brian Rodine 1:08:5215. Kevin Haas 1:10:33 […]

Lawsuit smoldering in Avon fireworks misfire

By Randy Wyrick AVON — This year’s Avon fireworks misfire injured nine people, and one of them is suing the fireworks company and probably the town.Local attorney Rohn Robbins notified Western Enterprises that his client would be suing the company for injuries suffered when shells exploded into the crowd.“I think it’s pretty clear that something […]

Forest Service won’t consider land swap

By John LaConte MINTURN — A proposal would not be accepted if one were presented in a Meadow Mountain for Battle Mountain land swap, the Forest Service confirmed this week.White River National Forest District Ranger Dave Neely said he has informed the Battle Mountain Development Co. that the Forest Service does not think the idea, […]

BoomBox presents fifth-annual BoomTown Festival at Rancho del Rio

By Krista Driscoll RANCHO DEL RIO — BoomBox presents the fifth annual BoomTown Festival Friday through Sunday at Rancho del Rio, on the headwaters of the Colorado River in Bond. After selling out the two-night event in 2014, the band is excited to expand the festival from two to three nights for the first time, […]

Mavis Staples, Patty Griffin, Amy Helm in Beaver Creek Friday

By Randy Wyrick Mavis Staples in an American treasure.Grammy-winning folk legend Patty Griffin and singer-songwriter Amy Helm are great, too, and they’ll all be in the Vilar Performing Arts Center for Sweet Soul Harmony Friday night.Griffin is a guitar goddess with a voice as smooth and warm as a summer evening.Helm is a bundle of […]

Castle Peak Senior Care Community celebrates groundbreaking in Eagle

By Pam Boyd EAGLE — With a ceremonial dig, Eagle County became a more complete community Thursday with the groundbreaking ceremony for the Castle Peak Senior Care Community project.“This is a real transformational project for Eagle County,” said Merv Lapin, chairman for the Castle Peak Care Community Capital Campaign Committee. “Taking care of our seniors, […]