Government Tracker: Minturn preparing for skijoring

By Ross Leonhart

Board: Minturn Town Council, evening meeting, WednesdayPresent: George Brodin, Shelley Bellm, Earle Bidez, Jason Osborne, John Rosenfeld, Matt Scherr and Mayor Hawkeye Flaherty.Issue: Skijoring coming to Minturn Feb. 27-28.Who they talked to: Special events manager Michelle Metteer.What they talked about: Metteer updated the council on the upcoming fifth annual event. A new safety fencing has been purchased, sponsorship is “going well” and the Red Bull Wings Team is set to make an appearance. Also new this year is the bar stool race.What’s next: Skijoring returns to Minturn Friday, Feb. 26 with the kickoff party at Vail Brewing Co. in Eagle-Vail …

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