Eagle Valley soccer blanks Coal Ridge Tuesday night

By Chris Freud GYPSUM — Eagle Valley soccer bounced back in a big way, blanking Coal Ridge, 3-0, on Tuesday evening at John Ramunno Field.This was the just the right tonic after what could have been a devastating loss last week to Glenwood Springs during overtime.“It’s early in the season and it would be easy […]

Devils soccer blanks Coal Ridge

By Chris Freud GYPSUM — Eagle Valley soccer bounced back in a big way, blanking Coal Ridge, 3-0, on Thursday evening at John Ramunno Field.This was the just the right tonic after what could have been a devastating loss last week to Glenwood Springs in overtime.“It’s early in the season and it would be easy […]

New-look Huskies take Coal Ridge in three

By Chris Freud EDWARDS — Battle Mountain volleyball is very much in that stage where all players should be wearing tags that read, “Hello, my name is …”However, the Huskies ran into a team in a similar situation — Coal Ridge — in their season opener on Tuesday night and dispatched the Titans, 25-15, 25-19, […]

Event allows local ranching families to tell their story

By Edward Stoner It is hard to imagine the 24-7 schedule of the hard-working ranching families all around us. Punctuated by searing heat, blue skies, blizzards, downpours, good hay cuttings and long days in the saddle, and fresh food on the table, many of these ranchers are looking to future generations of ranchers to carry […]

Traci Cunningham guilty of murdering her mother near Gypsum

By Randy Wyrick GEORGETOWN — In one of Traci Cunningham’s first hearings, District Attorney Bruce Brown said she drove her mother to an isolated spot 15 miles south of Gypsum, and as her mother was running for her life, shot her to death.After a 10-day trial, a jury took less than three hours to agree […]

‘Unrehearsed brilliance’ at the annual Vail Jazz Party on Labor Day weekend

By Melanie Wong In the early 20th century, musicians began combining Caribbean and African drumming, creating a new sound ingrained in American history: jazz.“Jazz is America’s unique musical art form,” said Owen Hutchinson, development manager for Vail Jazz.The genre has become a quintessential part of American culture, making the Vail Jazz Party, taking place Thursday […]

On the Hill: Behold Gore Canyon

By John LaConte On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. VIDEO: Take a crazy run through Gore Canyon, one of the most elusive stretches of river in the state of Colorado, with kayaker Ken Hoeve in the Vail Daily’s On the Hill. Vail Daily reporter […]