Saints topple Soroco during Homecoming match Tuesday

By Chris Freud EDWARDS — Beating Soroco for Homecoming? That’s just music to the collective ear of Vail Christian volleyball.The Saints downed the Rams, 25-8, 25-20, 25-27, 25-20, on Tuesday night at the Wheeler Athletic Center in Edwards.Homecoming can sometimes be a touch-and-go experience amidst all the festivities. That said, maybe every game should be […]

Huskies soccer takes Summit

By Chris Freud EDWARDS — Is Battle Mountain soccer back? Did they go anywhere in the first place?After an early season overtime loss at Eagle Valley, which caused great angst in the Battle Mountain camp, the Huskies have won three in a row, capped by a 4-3 thriller over Summit County on Tuesday night in […]

Saints topple Soroco in Homecoming match

By Chris Freud EDWARDS — Beating Soroco for Homecoming? That’s just music to the collective ear of Vail Christian volleyball.The Saints downed the Rams, 25-8, 25-20, 25-27, 25-20, on Tuesday night at the Wheeler Athletic Center in Edwards.Homecoming can sometimes be a touch-and-go experience amidst all the festivities. That said, maybe every game should be […]

Huskies soccer holds off Summit, 4-3

By Chris Freud EDWARDS — Is Battle Mountain soccer back? Did they go anywhere in the first place?After an early season overtime loss at Eagle Valley, which caused great angst in the Battle Mountain camp, the Huskies have won three in a row, capped by a 4-3 thriller over Summit County on Tuesday night in […]

Devils spikers return home with rivalry win

By Chris Freud EDWARDS — As Eagle Valley volleyball hadn’t swept Battle Mountain since 2011, asking for the Devils in three was a tall order as the rivalry continued on the hardwood on Tuesday.So when the Eagle Valley trailed Battle Mountain, 10-2, in the second set, Devils coach Jackie Rindy called a timeout.“I told them […]

Vail police announce promotion, new hires

By scott miller VAIL — Vail Police Chief Dwight Henninger recently announced the promotion of Officer Justin Liffick to sergeant and the hiring of two new officers to fill vacancies left by two former officers who have been appointed to leadership roles in other mountain towns. Officer Stephen Williams, previously a dispatcher for the Vail […]

Vail Mountain offers hunter access this fall

By scott miller VAIL — For the third year, the U.S. Forest Service, Vail Resorts and town of Vail have worked together to accommodate access for hunters heading up Mill Creek Road on Vail Mountain. This access provides limited parking and drop-off spaces near the patrol facility at the top of Rockledge Road, which can […]

Real estate market ‘balanced’

By scott miller EAGLE COUNTY — Area real estate brokers have been saying for some time now that the local market is “balanced.” But what does that really mean?A look at some of the latest data from the Vail Board of Realtors provides some insight. Here are a few factors:Days on the marketIn August of […]

Calm down everyone: It’s only the season’s first week

By Chris Freud The San Francisco 49ers won, 28-0, in Week 1, and are clearly going to the Super Bowl.This, boys and girls, is what we call an overreaction, a common thing after all the hype leading up to the opening week. (By the way, my fantasy team, The Giant Hens, is destined to run […]

Calm down everyone: It’s only Week 1

By Chris Freud The San Francisco 49ers won, 28-0, in Week 1, and are clearly going to the Super Bowl.This, boys and girls, is what we call an overreaction, a common thing after all the hype leading up to the opening week. (By the way, my fantasy team, The Giant Hens, is destined to run […]