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Beethoven to Mahler with the NRO, guest conductor in Breckenridge (1)

July 30, 2014 — 

Ludwig van Beethoven was one of the most prolific composers ever to walk the earth, and along with symphonic great Gustav Mahler, audiences are in for treat with this powerful …

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Breckenridge Summer Beer Festival brings rain, revelry (2)

July 30, 2014 — 

A late storm dumped buckets of rain on the Breckenridge Summer Beer Festival on Saturday, July 26, but not before huge crowds lined up for beer samples from more than …

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Pokrandt: Colorado needs a better water plan (3)

July 30, 2014 — 

It’s almost time for football training camps, so here’s a gridiron analogy for Colorado River water policy watchers: Western Colorado is defending two end zones. One is the Colorado River. …

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Mountain Law: Are parents legally responsible for their childrens’ actions? (4)

July 30, 2014 — 

If a minor child damages property or injures someone, can the parents be held legally responsible? In Colorado, the answer is yes. When a person is held legally responsible for …

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Obituary: Troy Jene Glasco (5)

July 30, 2014 — 

Troy Jene Glasco Sept. 26, 1961 - July 26, 2014 Troy Jene Glasco, 52, joined his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on Saturday, July 26, 2014. Troy was born to …

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Breckenridge’s Beaver Run takes top honors for government meetings (6)

July 30, 2014 — 

A Breckenridge resort and its associate director of sales both recently received top awards from the Rocky Mountain Chapter of the Society of Government Meeting Professionals, or SGMP. Beaver Run …

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Today’s top five things to do in Summit County (7)

July 30, 2014 — 

Beethoven Piano Concerto presented by the NRO Breckenridge, July 30 7:30 p.m., Breckenridge Riverwalk Center, 150 W. Adams Ave. The National Repertory Orchestra will be led from the piano by …

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Dillon barbershop specializes in art of straigh-razor shave (8)

July 29, 2014 — 

A flash of light gleams off the silver blade. Surgeon-steady hands draw the straight razor slowly and carefully over sprouting stubble. Steam still rises from a soft damp towel just …

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Weber Hut near Breckenridge almost through Forest Service approval process (9)

July 29, 2014 — 

A fifth hut in the Summit Hut Association’s collection of rustic cabins for backcountry skiers is one step closer to becoming a reality. The U.S. Forest Service announced Monday, July …

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Jelly Belly team to train for USA Pro Challenge at Keystone Resort (10)

July 29, 2014 — 

At least one pro cycling team will call Summit County home for the week leading up to this year’s seven-stage USA Pro Challenge cycling race. Representatives from the Jelly Belly …

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Copper Mountain residents praise St. Anthony birth center for technology, professional service (11)

July 29, 2014 — 

It’s not uncommon for Summit County residents to travel to the Front Range or to Vail when in need of a checkup or other health care services. Residents often cite …

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Gold Hill Trail section reopens after clear-cutting debris was removed (12)

July 29, 2014 — 

A section of the Gold Hill Trail that was closed in mid-June due to logging cleanup operations is now open. Local Forest Service officials announced the reopening Monday, July 28, …

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Milanov is final candidate for conductor of Breckenridge orchestra (13)

July 29, 2014 — 

It has been an exciting summer for the Breckenridge Music Festival Orchestra, which so far has played under the talented hands of two guest conductors — Francesco Lecce-Chong and David …

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Share throwback photos to win trip to Breckenridge, Epic Passes (14)

July 29, 2014 — 

To celebrate “where it all began” and look ahead to the future of Breckenridge at Peak 8, the Best of Breckenridge team is kicking off a Throwback Breck photo campaign …

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Bainbridge: The Summit County Senior Center defies expectations (15)

July 29, 2014 — 

When my husband and I retired and moved here in 2010 we started looking around about how to get connected to the community. There were the obvious avenues, church, neighbors, …

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Summit Giving: Local Scout seeks volunteers for archery range improvements (16)

July 29, 2014 — 

Volunteer opportunities with Friends of the Dillon Ranger District Dig into your adventure this week by helping to improve national forest lands with Friends of the Dillon Ranger District. This …

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Today’s top five things to do in Summit County (17)

July 29, 2014 — 

Sunset Dancing at Lake Dillon Dillon, July 29 6 p.m., Dillon Amphitheater, 100 Lodge Pol. Support the Knights of Columbus Council # 14045. Admission is free but donations are appreciated.There …

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Frisco homicide case could end soon with plea deal (18)

July 28, 2014 — 

A deal is pending for Charles Lee Sattler, the suspect in the April death of local chef Blake Bostic at the Snowshoe Motel in Frisco. Deputy district attorney Rusty Prindle …

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Liddick: The good, the bad and the Nancy Reagan rule (19)

July 28, 2014 — 

As Nov. 4 crawls ever closer it behooves us to remind ourselves that, like it or not, we are in election season. In this breathing space before we are buried …

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Breckenridge near-drowning case delayed for court to consider ‘no contest’ plea (20)

July 28, 2014 — 

Bianca Krakofsky, the suspect in the near drowning of a child case in Breckenridge, was scheduled for sentencing Monday, July 28, but district judge Karen Romeo delayed handing down a …

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