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Breckenridge passes first reading of short-term rental regulations

After 10 months of research and discussion about how to handle short-term rentals in the town of Breckenridge, council members unanimously approved the first readings of two bills that creates a map that is intended to keep more short-term rental units in tourism areas rather than neighborhoods. Dozens of property...
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Unsheltered in Summit looks for new home for the unhoused in Frisco

Unsheltered in Summit is seeking a new location for its safe parking program after Breckenridge notified the group it would lose its location at the Summit County Justice Center on Sept. 30. The program gives folks temporarily living out of their cars a place to park and stay overnight. Stakeholders...
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State considers designating wolves reintroduced to Colorado as experimental, which would allow livestock producers more flexibility to harass, injure or kill

STATEWIDE, Colo. (Summit Daily News) - As Colorado Parks and Wildlife continues its meetings and process to reintroduce grey wolves back to the Western Slope, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is beginning its process to introduce a 10(j) rule at the request of the state. On Wednesday, leadership from Parks and Wildlife and the Fish and Wildlife Service met in Silverthorne to continue public engagement about the process.

10 Incredible Frisco, Colorado Vacation Home Rentals In The Mountains

All products featured on TravelAwaits are independently selected by our writers and editors. We may earn commission when you click on or make a purchase via our links. When searching for the perfect spot for your ski vacation, there are lots of factors that can come into play. Whatever it is you might be seeking, you’re sure to find that perfect spot in one place or another. But if you’re wanting an off-the-beaten-path destination that looks like it’s right out of a Hallmark movie, the town of Frisco, Colorado, might just be the ideal landing spot for you. With gorgeous mountain views and plenty of things to do, Frisco has a lot to offer for skiers and non-skiers alike.

El Rancho in Evergreen Is for Sale...Again

"The process will move fairly quickly," says Steve Madura, SVP of Illinois-based Hilco Real Estate, which has been retained to run the sale of the 75-year-old El Rancho in Evergreen. News of the sale comes on the heels of a messy situation for the historic lodge-style building. El Rancho became...
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6-day Breck Epic mountain bike race begins Sunday, Aug. 14

Summit County’s version of the Tour de France, the Breck Epic, will return to the region’s trails from Sunday, Aug. 14, to Friday Aug. 19. Similar to the multistage cycling race that takes place primarily in France, the Breck Epic spans across six days on six separate stages where competitors complete big, backcountry mountain bike loops that range anywhere from 35 to 50 miles long.

Watch Tedeschi Trucks Band Debut ‘Gravity’ At Red Rocks: Pro-Shot Video

Tedeschi Trucks Band shared pro-shot video featuring their debut performance of “Gravity.” The original was first played live by the TTB at the famed Red Rocks Amphitheatre in Morrison, Colorado on July 29. “Gravity” appears on Tedeschi Trucks Band’s recently released studio album, I Am The Moon: III....
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Breckenridge Town Council to vote on first reading of short-term rental regulations

Editor’s note: The Town Council moved its work session to 2 p.m. on Tuesday. This story has been updated to reflect that. Town council members in Breckenridge will vote on the first reading of two pieces of legislation that aim to put short-term rental regulations in place. The council’s regular session meeting begins at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 9.

Geocache Device Mistaken for Pipe Bomb in Frisco – What is Geocaching?

With all the tragedies that have happened around schools, Summit County Sheriff's Office erred on the side of safety. How could a lot of people not have been scared, at all?. Most people would probably have looked at this device and believed something nefarious was involved. Add that it was close to a school, and you find the authorities bringing in a bomb squad. Geocaching in Colorado shouldn't come to this.

Denver will pay $48,000 to settle claim that people with disabilities were overcharged to see Red Rocks shows

Denver will pay $47,950.90 to settle a discrimination claim that alleged wheelchair-accessible seats at Red Rocks Amphitheatre were more expensive than non-accessible seats in the iconic city-owned venue. Amy Fink, a concertgoer who after six years of cancer treatment uses a wheelchair, first brought the complaint to the U.S. Department...
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Opinion | Bruce Butler: A hotel lover

In the panoply of once-popular songs, there are some famously misunderstood lyrics. Creedence Clearwater Revival sang “There’s a bad moon on the rise,” which sounds a lot like, “There’s a bathroom on the right.” Jimi Hendrix sang, “Excuse me while I kiss the sky,” which sounds a lot like, “Excuse me while I kiss this guy.” And, Chicago sang, “No Tell Lover,” which sounds a lot like, “Hotel Lover.” Younger readers can search these songs on Spotify.