Summit School District board members consider impacts of new guidelines for board policy
Summit School District board of education members, during a Nov. 30 meeting, reflected on the practices and policies guided by their policy governance initiative, which went into effect earlier this summer. Policy governance is a nationally-used system that helps governing bodies understand their roles and relationships. Board members had been...
Charming Dillon Home Sells for $900K
A charming 2-story house near Dillon, Colorado recently changed hands, selling for $900,000 on November 28th. Located at 572 Vail Circle, Dillon, CO, 80435, this property offers a cozy and inviting atmosphere nestled among mature Aspen and Pine trees in the desirable Summit Cove neighborhood.
Today the gas price is close to $3.48 in Dillon as of 2023-12-03. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Sunday is $3.243, a week ago the price is $3.253 , according to AAA.
Summit Community Care offers low-cost dental care for seniors living on low incomes
Summit Community Care Clinic has been providing free or low-cost dental care to seniors living on low incomes through funding from the Colorado Dental Health Care Program for low-income seniors. The state program allocates close to $125,000 to the Care Clinic annually for reimbursement of care provided, allowing the cinic...
Heavy snow results in several mountain road closures
Heavy snowfall in the high country resulted in several road closures due to safety concerns from dangerous and slick conditions, as well as low visibility.
The Story Behind This Haunted Cemetery in Colorado is Terrifying
Colorado, famous for its stunning mountains and picturesque scenery, hides a bone-chilling secret within the haunting grounds of the Central City Cemetery, situated near the renowned “Richest Square Mile on Earth.”. Uncovering a Sinister Past. Operating from 1884 to 1913, the Central City Cemetery served as the final resting...
Taking a look at what workforce housing could look like in an upcoming Breckenridge development
Planners, Breckenridge Town Council and representatives from Breckenridge Grand Vacations continue to move through and solidify concepts for a six-parcel development slated to come to Breckenridge with a handful of planning meetings remaining. The development will feature a hotel site, homesites, workforce housing, and parking and has already gone through...
Summit County births for November 2023
Hudson Michael Uehlein was born Nov. 1 to Amanda and Brandon of Granby. Olivia Saba Perusquia was born Nov. 6 to Olgamar and Paul Micael Saba of Breckenridge. Gia Elise Torres Mendoza was born Nov. 7 to Anna Lisa Mendoza and Bryan Torres-Venegas of Breckenridge. Santiago Julian Rios-Gaspar was born...
Uptown 240 property pending sale to developer proposing major changes in Summit County
Uptown 240 is asking a U.S. Bankruptcy Court judge to approve the sale of its beleaguered Dillon condominium project to a developer who has pitched a major redevelopment of the town core. An order approving a sale of the partially constructed, 80-unit condo complex to JGJP Dillon LLC for $12.75...
New Paws, New Love: Adopt Dogs Today in frisco, CO
Interested in adding a furry friend to your family? Even if you're just keen on viewing some of the cute critters available for adoption nearby, there are ample pets waiting for their forever homes in animal shelters throughout and around frisco.
Colorado’s runaway truck ramps, fixtures for decades, see renewed focus in campaign for highway safety
On the rising, falling, twisting 90-mile stretch of Interstate 70 from the foothills outside Denver to Vail, truckers can play recorded audio of C.W. McCall — stage name for the late artist who recorded the chart-topping novelty song “Convoy” — talking them through the dangers of Colorado mountain driving.
3 Incredible Properties Sold This Week Around Silverthorne
Silverthorne, Colorado is known for its stunning mountain landscapes and outdoor recreational opportunities. Recently, three of the most expensive real estate properties in the area were sold, each offering unique features and breathtaking views. Let's take a closer look at these extraordinary properties.
Men’s World Cup super-G canceled due to wind; all 3 races in Colorado scratched by weather
BEAVER CREEK, Colo. (AP) — A men’s World Cup super-G was called off Sunday due to strong wind as weather led to the cancellation of all three ski races over the weekend in Beaver Creek, Colorado. A pair of downhill competitions were canceled on Friday and Saturday because...
Food rescue takes up shop in Pizza Hut planned for demolition in Silverthorne
So, the plan has changed from the previous CBS News Colorado story about the "fast-food graveyard" of Silverthorne. Now instead of a Bird Call, the old Burger King is scheduled to be demolished by the Town of Silverthorne that purchased not only that building but the Pizza Hut next door. Why?It's so the town can build out Stephens Way and the intersection of Highway 9, one of the choke points involved in the cluster of traffic near I-70 every single weekend in the winter thanks to ski traffic. "That roadway needs some widening, more capacity, we are working with local property owners...
County Commons: Spending spree
As a Summit Daily News reader, you make our work possible. Summit Daily is embarking on a multiyear project to digitize its archives going back to 1989 and make them available to the public in partnership with the Colorado Historic Newspapers Collection. The full project is expected to cost about $165,000. All donations made in 2023 will go directly toward this project.
Heavy Snowfall and Strong Winds Expected in Denver and High Country Over the Weekend
• Heavy snow and strong winds are expected in the mountains and foothills of Colorado over the weekend. • The Denver metro area will also experience chilly temperatures, with some clouds and occasional wind.
Skate with a mountain view on a natural pond at 9,000 feet in Colorado
Located in the heart of Colorado's Summit County, the free-to-skate Meadow Creek Pond in Frisco is officially open for the 2023-2024 winter season. The pond is open to public ice skating every day from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m., with the area under lights from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. It's set to stay open for as long as conditions permit into next year.
Mountain Dreamers to hold end of year celebration Dec. 7
Mountain Dreamers, the Summit County-based nonprofit that seeks to provide resources for immigrant residents, is hosting an end-of-year celebration at the Silverthorne Pavillion on Thursday, Dec. 7. Doors open at 4:30 p.m. and the event will last through 8 p.m. The pavilion is located at 400 Blue River Parkway, Silverthorne.
Colorado, NM Get Snowed Under
As Loryn Roberson of Copper Mountain put it this morning, “Our snow dances are working.” It doesn’t really matter which resort you’re headed to this weekend because all of them got a lot of snow. And conditions at a lot of resorts have gone from weeds and grass sticking out like bad goatees to ...
Colorado’s newest town is ready to elect its first-ever leaders
By early next year, Keystone voters will weigh in on the third election of their incorporation saga, this time casting ballots for who should lead the new town. Keystone’s incorporation effort began in earnest in October 2022 when residents filed a petition that culminated in the March 28 election to divorce itself from Summit County and become its own town. An election on Sept. 26 approved the town’s charter, securing its status as a home-rule municipality. And on Jan. 30, residents will vote on candidates for town council and mayor.