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First half of property taxes due Feb. 28

February 20, 2019

The Summit County Treasurer’s Office reminds taxpayers who wish to pay property taxes in separate installments that their first half of taxes are due by Thursday, Feb. 28. Colorado statute provides taxpayers with the option...


Elevate Breck bringing computer-programming workshop to Summit
Elevate Breck bringing computer-programming workshop to Summit

February 20, 2019

Elevate Breck is offering a chance at workforce development with an upcoming workshop in computer coding with a national leader in tech education.The daylong workshop titled, “Code + Ski with Galvanize,” will be offered on...



Obituary: Michael Mario Joannides, “Michael J”
Obituary: Michael Mario Joannides, “Michael J”

February 20, 2019

Michael Mario Joannides, “Michael J”July 1, 1940 – Feb. 14, 2019Michael Mario Joannides, “Michael J,” born July 1, 1940, in New York, New York, passed away on Feb. 14, 2019, in Frisco, Colorado, with his...


Obituary: Mark Wodtke
Obituary: Mark Wodtke

February 20, 2019

Mark WodtkeJuly 22, 1957 – Feb. 12, 2019Mark Wodtke, age 61, passed away at his home in Fairplay, Colorado, on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019. Wookie was born on July 22, 1957, in Roda, Spain.Mark was...






Skier killed in avalanche near Telluride
Skier killed in avalanche near Telluride

February 20, 2019

Search crews have recovered the body of a backcountry skier who was caught in an avalanche in southwestern Colorado. The San Miguel Sheriff’s Office says 47 year-old Salvadore Garcia-Atance was buried in the slide near...



A shakeup in Vail Resorts leadership
A shakeup in Vail Resorts leadership

February 20, 2019

Vail Resorts announced a number of leadership changes Monday in its mountain division. Doug Lovell, vice president and chief operating officer of Vail Mountain, will retire from his position on May 1 and Beth Howard,...


Edwards man comes face to face with mountain lion
Edwards man comes face to face with mountain lion

February 20, 2019

EDWARDS — Tuesday night, Sean LaFaver was loading up his car in anticipation of a Wednesday morning trip to Denver when he heard an unusual screeching noise. He walked around the corner of his Homestead...



VRBO ranks Breckenridge top destination among US ski resorts
VRBO ranks Breckenridge top destination among US ski resorts

February 19, 2019

Surprise, surprise, it’s Breckenridge — again. The Summit County resort town consistently ranked among the top destinations in Colorado and the U.S. has just been pinpointed by VRBO.com as “the most popular ski season destination...



Walk the red carpet at Hollywood and Wine
Walk the red carpet at Hollywood and Wine

February 19, 2019

Can’t make it to Los Angeles for the Academy Awards? Don’t worry. On Feb. 24 the ceremony comes to town with a viewing party and fundraiser supporting the Breckenridge Film Festival.Guests are invited to walk...


Walk the red carpet at Hollywood and Wine
Walk the red carpet at Hollywood and Wine

February 19, 2019

Can’t make it to Los Angeles for the Academy Awards? Don’t worry. On Feb. 24 the ceremony comes to town with a viewing party and fundraiser supporting the Breckenridge Film Festival.Guests are invited to walk...