Battle Mountain soccer loses, the world goes on

By Chris Freud It’s rather amazing that the sun came up on Wednesday.After all, Battle Mountain girls soccer — gasp — lost at Steamboat Springs, 5-0, on Tuesday. One might have thought the earth had spun off its axis.First off, congratulations to Steamboat and coach Rob Bohlmann. This is a rivalry, and we’ll get to […]

Huskies lacrosse defeats Devils, 16-2

By Ross Leonhart GYPSUM — A spring snowstorm didn’t stop Battle Mountain and Eagle Valley lacrosse from squaring off Wednesday afternoon.“I didn’t think we were going to play as we were 2 miles east of Eagle,” said Huskies coach Jerry Nichols, “and then after 0.2 miles I went, ‘You’re kidding me.’ We got to the […]

Battle Mountain soccer loses and the world goes on

By Chris Freud It’s rather amazing that the sun came up on Wednesday.After all, Battle Mountain girls soccer — gasp — lost at Steamboat Springs, 5-0, on Tuesday. One might have thought the earth had spun off its axis.First off, congratulations to Steamboat and coach Rob Bohlmann. This is a rivalry, and we’ll get to […]

Brodin brings ‘steady demeanor’ to Minturn Town Council

By Ross Leonhart Name: George BrodinOccupation: Owner of Leadfoot Linda’s Auto Service.How long have you lived in Minturn? Circa 1984.Why do you want this job? I like representing the citizens of the town of Minturn. I enjoy interacting with citizens, staff, other council members, citizens at large in Eagle County and other governing decision making […]

Armistead to run for Minturn Town Council

By Ross Leonhart Name: Terry Armistead.Occupation: Full-time mom, ski instructor, musician, volunteer.How long have you lived in Minturn?14 years.Why do you want this job? I believe I can make a difference in this town. I have four kids growing up here and I love this town. I have volunteered for the Minturn Community Fund for […]

Armistead looks to represent Minturn on Town Council

By Ross Leonhart Name: Terry Armistead.Occupation: Full-time mom, ski instructor, musician, volunteer.How long have you lived in Minturn? 14 years.Why do you want this job? I believe I can make a difference in this town. I have four kids growing up here and I love this town. I have volunteered for the Minturn Community Fund […]

Native Spanish speakers won’t be double tested

By Randy Wyrick EAGLE – Double testing is double jeopardy and local students won’t do it, said Jason Glass, superintendent of Eagle County schools.The State Board of Education handed down an imperial edict that if you have students in a bi-lingual language program, native Spanish-speaking students must be tested for literacy in both English and […]

Native Spanish speakers won’t be double tested, superintendent says

By Randy Wyrick EAGLE – Double testing is double jeopardy and local students won’t do it, said Jason Glass, superintendent of Eagle County schools.The State Board of Education handed down an imperial edict that if you have students in a bi-lingual language program, native Spanish-speaking students must be tested for literacy in both English and […]

Candidate profiles for Eagle’s April 5 election

By Pam Boyd EAGLE — The town of Eagle is holding a municipal election April 5. They will choose a mayor and four Board of Trustees members. Terms are four years, with the exception of one two-year trustee term.; the candidate with the lowest winning vote tally will receive the two-year term. Here are profiles […]