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Gray wolf tracking updates and legal enforcements
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KJCT) - Five gray wolves were released in the Grand County area and five more were released in Summit County as part of the Gray Wolf Reintroduction Program. All ten wolves were equipped with GPS collars, the CPW states that the wolves locations are recorded every four...
Colorado Authorities Seek Information on Dispensary Burglary
Park County, CO – Park County Deputies are looking to the public for assistance to identify multiple suspects involved in a burglary at a local dispensary. According to the Park County Sheriff’s Office, the incident occurred at the High Country Healing dispensary in Alma on January 28th. Despite the poor quality of surveillance images, officials highlight the suspects’ matching jackets as a distinctive feature.
Breckenridge’s plan for the Blue River, recpath system and what it means for the town overall
Breckenridge is working toward finalizing a master plan centered around reimagining how the town interacts with and recreates near the Blue River while also placing more emphasis on celebrating it. By creating The Blue River Pathways Project, the town is hoping to boost the recreational opportunities and aesthetics surrounding the...
Join the Festivities at the Grand Opening of Our Expanded North Branch Library in Silverthorne
Summit County officials have announced the Grand Opening of the North Branch of the Summit County Library. The event will take place on Saturday, March 23, from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. The library, at 651 Center Circle in Silverthorne, has been expanded and now spans over 10,000 square feet. Visitors will have the chance to explore the new and improved features of the facility during the Grand Opening.
CO Frisco's Most Loveable Dogs Eagerly Awaits Forever Homes Today!
Whether you're thinking about adopting a pet or simply delight in watching cute animals, you'd find a plethora of endearing pets awaiting adoption at animal shelters across and close to frisco..
2 officers charged in death of Christian Glass resign
Randy Williams and Tim Collins voluntarily stepped down from the Georgetown Police Department this month.
Opinion | Is it possible to create higher-paying jobs in Summit County?
Last week, the Summit Daily reported discussion between the Board of County Commissioners and the Summit Economic Partnership, a relatively new nonprofit intended to help diversify Summit County’s business and professional mix. In full disclosure, I was involved with the Summit Economic Partnership’s formation. My purpose here is to provide some background regarding the Summit Economic Partnership, why it was formed, and its mission. I will leave it to the county commissioners to debate what level of support the nonprofit’s efforts should receive from county government. With taxpayers smarting from higher taxes, all requests for government support should be thoroughly vetted and evaluated.
Facing industry-wide headwinds, Vail Health touts the value of independent hospitals at annual address
Amid industry-wide headwinds and impending regulatory changes, the Vail Health system is continuing to grow and evolve, said Vail Health’s CEO Will Cook at the State of Vail Health address on Tuesday. At the annual event, Cook gave an overview of the organization’s recent accomplishments and challenges as well...
Town of Frisco searching for artist to paint mural in pedestrian tunnel
The Frisco Arts and Culture Committee will select an artist to paint a mural in a tunnel people use to cross Highway 9 to the Frisco Peninsula Recreation Area.
Thursday, February 22nd Weather
Light snow showers over the mountains will move out tonight. Unseasonably warm and breezy conditions take over for the weekend. Salida and Buena Vista will see a high of 47. A low of 21. The San Luis Valley can expect a high of 41, a low of 19. Leadville and...
Copper Mountain Resort reports several uphill traffic issues as it searches for a resolution
Although most ski areas are known for their downhill ski trails, Summit County ski areas have made an effort to craft an uphill skiing experience over the past several seasons. Contrary to downhill skiing, where skiers and riders are often close to one another and forced to navigate lift queues,...
Summit County, CO High School Boys Basketball Schedule, Streaming Live Today - February 21
If you're searching for how to watch high school basketball in Summit County, Colorado today, we've got the information below. Follow high school basketball this season on the NFHS Network! Keep tabs on your family or alma mater and tune in!. Game Time: 6:00 PM MT on February 21. Location:...
Discover Silverthorne's Italian Delights: 3 Restaurants to Add to Your Bucket List
In this article, we'll be exploring three exceptional Italian restaurants in Silverthorne. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments yet? If you have, we'd love to hear about your experiences in the comments section below.
Minturn Residents: Participate in the Land Use Regulation Update Survey
The Town of Minturn is revising its land use regulations and wants community feedback. A brief survey with six questions is available for this. It opened on February 16, 2024, and will close at noon on March 22, 2024. All responses are anonymous. You can complete the survey online or get a paper copy from the Minturn Town Hall at 302 Pine Street, Minturn, CO 81645. If you choose the paper survey, return it to the Town Hall by the closing date.
Keystone Resort, CO Announces First Ever Queer Ski Weekend
"In the heart of the mountains, events like Queer Ski Weekend serve as powerful affirmations of unity, acceptance, and the unyielding spirit of our queer community, especially in mountain locales where access to queer spaces can be scarce,” said Mountain Pride Director Madison Partridge.
Summit County Property Taxes Rise – Strategies for Homeowners to Seek Relief
Property Tax Shock: Summit County, Colorado, Sees 30% Jump in 2024 Collections. Homeowners Beware: Summit County’s Property Tax Burden Jumps by 27-31% According to SUMMITDAILY, in Summit County, Colorado homeowners are facing a big increase in property taxes because their homes are lot more than they were a few years ago. The total amount of property tax money collected in 2024 was $195 million which is 30% more than in 2023. The average property tax bill for homes went up by about 27% to 31% but it could be more or less depending on where the home is and how much it’s worth. The tax rate which is called the mill levy went down a little in 2024 compared to the year before. Some organizations like Colorado Mountain College lowered their mill levies which helped make the overall average lower. Still home owners with higher value homes saw bigger increases in their tax bills.
Wednesday, February 21st Weather
Light snow showers with minor accumulations can be expected through tomorrow night. Winds today will be gusting to 30 mph. Salida and Buena Vista will see a high of 51. A low of 25. The San Luis Valley can expect a high of 47, a low of 23. Leadville and...
De Beque, February 23 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Vail Christian High School basketball team will have a game with Vail Mountain School on February 23, 2024, 20:30:00 CST.
Decommissioned mine shaft floods Breckenridge home
Colorado is home to hundreds of decommissioned mine shafts, and one such shaft was blamed for almost a foot of water flowing through a Breckenridge home on Thursday.
After 6 cars crashed into a family's property, county finally adds safety measures
BAILEY, Colo. — After six drivers crashed into a family's property in six years, new safety measures are in place to help prevent it from happening again. Plywood patches on Stephanie Kott’s home along County Road 72 in Bailey remind her why she’s struggling to feel comfortable.