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Colorado aims at bid for 2022 Winter Olympics

Posted on December 2, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County not in the loop yet

A train headed for a 2022 rendezvous with the Winter Olympics is picking up some steam in Colorado, but so far, Summit County hasn’t hopped aboard. Local sources familiar with the long-running effort to bring the games to the Mile High State [...]

Leak at tar sands refinery threatens Denver streams

Posted on December 1, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Amidst heightened awareness of environmental issues associated with tar sands development, reports of a leak at a refinery in the Denver area gave conservation groups new ammunition for their campaign against the proposed Keystone XL tar sands pipeline. EPA emergency response officials said the material infiltrating Sand Creek appears to be [...]

Summit County: Pine beetle numbers drop sharply

Posted on November 30, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Only a few pockets of high activity remain 

The mountain pine beetle epidemic that spread through Colorado’s north-central mountains and other parts of the West is subsiding in Summit and Eagle counties, according to the Colorado State Forest Service. In the end, the bugs killed about 75 percent of the mature, susceptible [...]

Colorado: Supreme Court rejects reapportionment plan

Posted on November 17, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

County splits don’t meet legal standards

The Colorado Supreme Court has sent the state’s reapportionment plan back to a bipartisan commission for more tweaking before the Dec. 6 deadline. Read the court’s order here. The court ruled that the plan “is not sufficiently attentive to county boundaries” to meet legal requirements [...]

Colorado: New report IDs rivers tainted by acid rock drainage

Posted on November 17, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

High mountain streams not always as pristine as they appear

The Snake River, flowing from headwaters in the mountains high above Keystone, is one of several streams in Colorado that’s been identified as being affected by naturally occurring acid rock drainage. The new report from the Colorado Geological Survey [...]

Los Lobos will rock Breckenridge Dec. 16

Posted on November 16, 2011 by Jenney Coberly

Free concert at Riverwalk Center to help town celebrate Breckenridge ski area’s 50th birthday

Los Lobos will bring their rootsy Chicano rock to the Breckenridge Riverwalk Center Dec. 16 to help the town celebrate the ski resort’s 50th birthday, during the Breck Birthday Bash. It’ll be a big weekend in town as [...]

Summit County: Autumn snowfall close to normal

Posted on November 16, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

November one of the driest months in the high country

October snowfall in Summit County was close to average in October with 12.4 inches at Rick Bly’s official observation station in Breckenridge, compared to the historic average 12.3 inches. But between the snow and some rain during the month, [...]

Summit County: Windstorm caused widespread damage

Posted on November 16, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Cleanup continues around the county; insurance companies registering numerous wind-related claims this week Cleaning up downed trees near Frisco after a Nov. 13 windstorm generated gusts of up to 115 mph in isolated spots, with winds between 70 to 90 mph common across much of the state.

Colorado: Hurricane-force winds in the high country

Posted on November 13, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

More snow on and off the next few days; Loveland Pass remains closed Sunday afternoon, only minor delays in the I-70 corridor

The first impulse of the weekend winter storm roared across the Colorado high country with hurricane-force winds, snarling roads, downing trees and knocking out power for a [...]

Colorado: Mapping Denver-area groundwater supplies

Posted on November 10, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

New reports will help cities plan future water supplies in the metro area

Most of the productive groundwater aquifers in the Denver Basin are concentrated near the Rocky Mountain front and diminish to the east, according to a trio of new reports from the Colorado Geological Survey. The reports [...]

Summit County: Tenderfoot trail showdown looming

Posted on November 9, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

County says proposal would have significant impacts on wildlife and quality of life; Forest Service seeks to provide more motorized opportunities

A proposal by the U.S. Forest Service and the Summit County Off-Road Riders to develop a 30-mile trail system on Tenderfoot Mountain is facing some serious questions from [...]

Skiing: Get your swap groove on this weekend

Posted on November 3, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit Nordic swap at the Breckenridge Nordic Center November 11-13; at the Frisco Nordic Center November 18-20; 

Early November is an in-between time in the high country, and along with snow-covered pumpkins, many ski town [...]

Summit County may ban trash ‘exports’

Posted on November 3, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Recycling and diversion operations facing serious budget crunch; new licensing requirements for trash haulers could “stem the bleeding”

Facing dwindling revenues at the landfill, Summit County may set up a licensing program for trash haulers and enact so-called flow-control measures that would make it illegal for haulers to ship [...]

Summit County: Logging traffic expected in Mesa Cortina

Posted on November 2, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Contractor clearing out beetle-killed trees

Residents of Mesa Cortina and Wildernest can expect more logging traffic this winter, as a contractor removes trees cut during ongoing forest health and wildfire hazard mitigation work. The project, a part of the White River Wildland Urban Interface Stewardship project in Summit County. Logging [...]

Summit County: 46 trucks, 56,000 tons of sand …

Posted on November 1, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

It takes a lot to keep Colorado’s highways open during big winter storms

With a series of winter-like storms forecast to move across Colorado during the next few days, the Colorado Department of Transportation says its ready to tackle the snow. “We’re ready for this one and ready to [...]

Summit County: Dillon Dam Road nighttime closure lifted

Posted on November 1, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

‘Checkpoint Charlie’ installations will beef up security

Finishing a $1.2 million project to upgrade security features as scheduled, Denver Water and Summit County this lifted the nighttime closure of Dillon Dam Road. Roundabouts in two locations will slow traffic, enabling guards to better monitor traffic and identify  vehicles, and [...]

Summit County: Widespread phone outage hits area

Posted on October 31, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Verizon, some local land line services down for several hours

A widespread communication outage hit parts of Summit County on Halloween eve, with Verizon customers reporting no cell phone service at all, while other carriers, including Sprint and T-Mobile, remained in service. Responding to a query via Twitter, Verizon [...]

Summit County: Accidental moose killings increase

Posted on October 29, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Wildlife managers seeking info on a hunter who have illegally killed a bull moose near Silverthorne in late October

Accidental and illegal moose kills are on the rise in northwest Colorado, according to Colorado Parks and Wildlife officers, who say they’ve investigated nine possible accidental moose kills, with seven of [...]

Summit County: Grocery shopping with the Mobile Chef

Posted on October 28, 2011 by Bob Berwyn
By Tom Castrigno 

Find the best deals on organic produce and other goodies with a local food expert

Fall is but a fleeting memory. Now there is a foot of snow on the ground. It’s typical in Summit County for the jack-o-lantern to be buried in snow. We celebrate Halloween with the rest of the [...]

Summit County: Get your early bird X-C pass now

Posted on October 26, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Pre-season pass discounts end Oct. 31; Breckenridge Nordic Center plans Nov. 11 opening, and popular Nordic swaps coming up in early November

With significant snowfall forecast down to the valley floors this week, local crosscountry skiers are no doubt also starting to think about the upcoming season. The Breckenridge [...]

Summit County: New backcountry hut planned on Baldy

Posted on October 25, 2011 by Bob Berwyn | Edit

Forest Service starts public scoping; open house set for Nov. 3 By Summit Voice SUMMIT COUNTY — The public will have a chance to weigh in on a proposed new backcountry hut near Breckenridge during the next few weeks, as the Forest Service opens a scoping period on the proposal. A public open house will [...]

Summit County: Shopping with the Mobile Chef

Posted on October 21, 2011 by Bob Berwyn
By Tom Castrigno

Local food expert finds the best grocery store deals

The leaves have fallen and only the hardiest mountain birds remain behind for the next 6 months. No doubt they have food stashes to help them through. It is a quiet time of year that lends itself to stocking up the larder, just [...]

Summit County: Backcountry Ball features outdoor films

Posted on October 20, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Nonprofit group forging ahead with plans for a new hut high on Baldy as the Forest Service accepts proposal By Summit Voice SUMMIT COUNTY — Summit Huts Association will celebrate the 10th anniversary of its annual Backcountry Ball with revamped fundraiser this Friday, Oct. 21, at the Riverwalk Center in Breckenridge. Along with swapping stories [...]

Summit County: Celebrating Food Day

Posted on October 20, 2011 by Bob Berwyn
By Tom Castrigno 

Think about what you cook and eat …

My a-ha moment about food came on a Sunday afternoon when I was 11 years old. I was at the table in my grandparents’ dining room, with three generations gathered to share a Sunday dinner. Noni and Grandpa had both immigrated from Italy, bringing [...]

Summit County: Grocery shopping with the Mobile Chef

Posted on October 13, 2011 by Bob Berwyn
By Tom Castrigno

Frisco chef helps find the best deals at Summit supermarkets  

Seasons change quickly here in the Rockies. Just last week we were riding our bikes in short sleeves and enjoying fall colors. Now, there is snow on the peaks and ice in the birdbath. Winter is on its way … Butternut squash [...]

Summit County: Motorized trails proposed for Tenderfoot

Posted on October 12, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Forest Service to hold Oct. 19 open house on plan

The White River National Forest wants to build 15 miles of new multi-use trails in the Tenderfoot and Frey Gulch area to accommodate motorized use. The project is being developed in response to a proposal by the Summit County [...]

Colorado: Over The River plan breeds bad blood

Posted on October 8, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

State Lands board approves leases before feds make final decision

Controversy continues to swirl around the proposed Over The River installation proposed by artists Christo and Jean Claude for the Arkansas River Valley. This week, the Colorado State Board of Land Commissioners  approved two leases necessary for the installation [...]

Colorado: Trails grant applications due by Nov. 1

Posted on October 7, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Last year more about $1.7 million was awarded to build and maintain recreational trails

Applications for the 2012 Recreational Trails Grants are now available online for local, county and state governments, federal agencies, recreation and metro districts and non-profit organizations that are involved in maintaining Colorado’s diverse system of [...]

Colorado: Geothermal experts will tour Pagosa Springs

Posted on October 5, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

State seeking to expand development of geothermal  resources

Colorado energy experts are methodically working to explore and encourage development of the state’s geothermal resources, which have the potential to be a significant factor in the quest for sources of clean, renewable energy. This week, the Colorado Geothermal Working Group [...]

Colorado biologists to hold elk symposium in Steamboat

Posted on October 5, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Information session will address winter impacts to big game herds

After watching elk grow weak and die during last year’s record-breaking snowfall, some residents of the Steamboat Springs region decided to take matters into their own hands. They started feeding the elk, which may have saved a few individual [...]

Colorado: USFS OKs new Copper Mountain master plan

Posted on October 2, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Long-range vision for resort includes new lifts, a summer mountain coaster and new on-mountain restaurants

Copper Mountain’s new long-range master plan for addressing deficiencies in its aging lift network includes removing and replacing seven existing chairlifts and adding four new lifts, as well as new conveyors for the teaching [...]

Summit County: Lane closures on Dillon Dam road

Posted on October 1, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Road scheduled to re-open 24-7 at the end of October

Finishing up security enhancements on Dillon Dam Road next will require closing one lane of the road near the scenic overlook. The lane closure is necessary so crews can finish the curb and gutter construction and asphalt paving. The [...]

BLM wants input on fee plan for Upper Colorado River

Posted on September 30, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Modest increase would help pay for maintenance backlog at popular recreations sites like Radium and Pumphouse

The Bureau of Land Management has revised its proposal to increase fees for recreation sites on the Upper Colorado River and is taking input on the plan through Oct. 31. Visit the BLM’s [...]

Breckenridge celebrates the fine art of distilling

Posted on September 29, 2011 by Jenney Coberly

Oct. 7-9 Still on a Hill  features small-batch distillers from across the country

Craft distillers will gather in Breckenridge on the weekend of October 7-9 for the second annual Breckenridge Craft Spirits Festival. “Those familiar with microbrewing will be pleased to discover that the same care and quality is happening [...]

Summit County: Tree-clearing to begin on Peaks Trail

Posted on September 29, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Forest Service continues hazard tree removal

The popular Peaks Trail, between Frisco and Breckenridge, and the Gold Hill Trail are next up for hazard tree removal, with work set to begin Oct. 5. The work is expected to continue through October and November or as long as weather permits. [...]

Colorado lawmakers make a bipartisan push to fund for Native American student tuitions at Fort Lewis College

Posted on September 28, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

House bill would ensure federal funding for a federal mandate

Republican Congressman Scott Tipton is reaching across the aisle to try and pass a bill that would ensure federal funding for college tuition of Native American students at Fort Lewis College in Durango. Tipton’s bill, the Native American Indian [...]

Colorado: San Juan wilderness bill back in the U.S. Senate

Posted on September 28, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Measure touted as boost to Colorado’s recreation economy

Two fourteeners and a productive hunting area in the San Juan Mountains of southwest Colorado are included in a wilderness bill re-introduced this week by Sen. Mark Udall. The measure would also withdraw more than 6,000 acres in Naturita Canyon from [...]

Colorado: Deal eases threat of drilling in Baca wildlife refuge

Posted on September 28, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Stakeholders work toward buyout of mineral rights in San Luis Valley

Groups working to protect public lands in the San Luis Valley of Colorado say they’ve ended their 2007 lawsuit  against the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. The litigation by the San Luis Valley Ecosystem Council and the Citizens [...]

Skiing: Monarch Mountain’s season pass goes global

Posted on September 27, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

One planet, one pass is the new motto for Monarch Mountain after adding new ski areas in the Alps to its season pass partnership program

The appeal of sliding down snow-covered mountains has always transcended national borders and ideologies, and this winter, Monarch Mountain has taken that global culture to [...]

Summit County: Clearcutting the Frisco Peninsula

Posted on September 26, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Major logging operations continue in beetle-kill areas

Logging crews have worked their way around the Frisco Peninsula to the northeast-facing shore and are cutting down to within a few feet of the trail and the boundary with Denver Water land. The logging is several miles away from the nearest neighborhood. There are [...]

Colorado: Dinosaur Nat’l Monument gets new visitor center

Posted on September 26, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Interior Secretary Ken Salazar to visit Sept. 28 for ribbon-cutting

Interior Secretary Ken Salazar will visit Dinosaur National Monument this week to cut the ribbon on a new visitor center that will open to the public a week later. The public is invited to the event, set for 10 [...]

Summit County: Hazard-tree logging along popular trails

Posted on September 24, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Work to continue through October

Leaf-viewing along some favorite local trails will be affected by ongoing logging, as the U.S. Forest Service works to clear potentially dangerous trees through the rest of September and most of October. The tree-felling is scheduled to start Monday (Sept. 26) along North Ten [...]

New EPA air quality rules for fracking get hearing in Denver

Posted on September 24, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Proposed regulations would cut pollution and costs for oil and gas industry

A new set of air quality that would significantly cut pollution from oil and gas drilling is up for a public hearing in Denver next week, a session that could draw a crowd of interested citizens. The [...]

Colorado: Mountain lion kills dog near Glenwood Springs

Posted on September 24, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Another lion spotted in Carbondale; wildlife officers offer warnings

A mountain lion killed a pet dog this week near Sunlight Ski Area, and another lion was seen in Carbondale, prompting Colorado wildlife managers to warn that encounters with the potentially dangerous animals will become more frequent as the state’s [...]

Elk poaching investigated near Copper Mountain

Posted on September 24, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

State wildlife officers want info on elk that was killed and left to rot

Wildlife officers are seeking information that can help identify the person or persons who illegally killed a bull elk and abandoned its carcass near Stafford Creek, approximately one mile from I-70 in the vicinity of [...]

Colorado: Will there be drilling in the Baca wildlife refuge?

Posted on September 22, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

 Sen.  Udall and Sen. Bennet advocate for stakeholder process that may lead to a buy-out of mineral rights

As pressure to drill new oil and gas wells in southern Colorado mounts, community groups in the San Luis Valley are hoping that they can protect the largest federal wildlife refuge [...]

Breckenridge goes solar in a big way

Posted on September 21, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Renewable energy a big part of town’s long-term sustainability plan

A new array of solar panels in Breckenridge will generate 10 percent of the town’s municipal electricity consumption, officials said Tuesday after flipping a ceremonial switch to turn the system on. Installed at seven locations, the combined arrays will [...]

Colorado group protests new BLM oil and gas lease auction

Posted on September 21, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Citizens for Huerfano County says feds need to consider new information and disclose cumulative impacts before proceeding

A citizens group in southern Colorado is asking the Bureau of Land Management to withdraw or defer an oil and gas lease sale set for November 10. The lease sale would cover about 8.000 acres [...]

Summit County: Local Rotary group raffling deluxe condo

Posted on September 19, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Proceeds  benefit charitable programs; check http://www.windreamcondo.com for details

It’s about 5:30 p.m. on a sunny late summer day, and people from around the county are streaming into the Silverthorne Elks Lodge for the free community dinner, a weekly event organized by the local Rotary Club since 2009. Some youngsters [...]

Breckenridge wins kudos for bike-friendly policies

Posted on September 16, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Cycling organization upgrades town’s status from Silver to Gold

Making Breckenridge bike friendly has been a big priority for the Colorado resort town, and this week, the hard work paid off as the League of American Bicyclists upgraded the town’s bike-friendly status from Silver to Gold. “The League congratulates [...]

Colorado: County denies public comment on gas drilling

Posted on September 15, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

State officials can’t produce notification emails in court; Huerfano County attorney claims citizens have no right to be notified of applications and approvals

Some Huerfano County citizens say they are disturbed that their county commissioners say that the county doesn’t have to inform citizens of state-level applications for new [...]

White River NF conducting visitor surveys

Posted on October 7, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Data helps shape management of public lands

The U.S. Forest Service is gathering detailed information on recreation in the White River National Forest this month by surveying visitors at selected recreation sites and along roads on the forest. The local efforts are part of the National Visitor Use Monitoring [...]

Forest Service taking comment on Braun Huts permit

Posted on October 6, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

No changes in use proposed for popular backcountry refuges between Aspen and Crested Butte

The White River National Forest is soliciting public comments on a proposal to renew the US Forest Service Special Use Permit for the Alfred A. Braun Hut System (Braun Huts). The Braun Hut System is currently permitted to [...]

Breckenridge Oktoberfest 2011

Posted on September 18, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Bavarian beer fest in the mountains of Colorado

If there was ever a cultural mashup, it would have to be the Breckenridge Oktoberfest, where you can chow down on Asian noodles while drinking keg-fresh Paulaner Oktoberfest beer and listening to authentic Alpine mountain music, all while strolling through a historic Victorian mining [...]

Breckenridge Oktoberfest starts with brewmaster dinner

Posted on September 15, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Annual beer bash features plenty of polka, Oompah, dancing and, of course, beer!

The Munich Oktoberfest has become a touchstone of global culture in the past few decades, as people from around the world stream to the southern German city and take the experience home with them. And since we all can’t [...]

Slow going on WRNF travel plan implementation

Posted on September 15, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

No changes on Dillon Ranger District until next year

White River National Forest land managers say that, even though a new travel management plan for the forest has been approved, they will leave current travel designations in place throughout the fall season to enable a smooth transition. New maps are [...]

Summit County: How do you measure forest recovery?

Posted on September 15, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Local forest health group to discuss restoration and monitoring at a Sept. 15 lunch meeting in Frisco; the public is invited

After nearly a decade of pine beetle infestation and widespread clear-cutting in Summit County, the local forest health task force is starting to look at how to monitor [...]

Frisco, Copper may host 2012 Pro Cycling Challenge stage

Posted on September 13, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Next year’s race set for Aug. 20-26; host cities will be picked late November

Along with Breckenridge, Frisco and Copper Mountain could also be in the running to host a stage finish during next year’s second USA Pro Cycling Challenge, race [...]

Three Summit County students picked for Olympic trip

Posted on September 13, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Leadership training pays off with the trip of a lifetime

Years of dedication to team-building and leadership have paid dividends for a group of Colorado youngsters who will be visiting London next year to watch the 2012 Summer Olympic Games. The students, including three from Summit County, have been [...]

Udall, Bennet urge caution on post office closures

Posted on September 13, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Rural communities concerned about potential impacts to businesses

U.S. Senators Michael Bennet and Mark Udall want the postal service to carefully consider the impacts of closing small-town post offices in Colorado and across the country. Click here to see the list of post offices that could be closed in [...]

Water war brewing over Flaming Gorge pipeline plan

Posted on September 13, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Colorado Water Conservation Board considers funding a study for project

Environmental groups are making an early bid to try and stop a proposed water pipeline that would shunt water more than 500 miles from Wyoming to the Front Range of Colorado. The conservation coalition this week unveiled three billboards [...]

Summit County: You too can have a green thumb

Posted on September 12, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Master gardener certification part of the green jobs wave in Colorado

As community gardens grow in popularity, there’s been a corresponding demand for master gardeners to help guide those endeavors. Summit County residents this winter will have a chance to take advantage of training offered by the Colorado State [...]

Summit County: August precip below average

Posted on September 11, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Weather year showing a 60 percent moisture surplus so far

After going gangbusters in July, rainfall tapered off in August, dropping to below average for only the second time since the beginning of the water year (water-watchers use Oct. 1 as the start of the hydrological year). June 2011 [...]

Summit County: Dillon Reservoir level dropping slowly

Posted on September 11, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Inflow three times higher than last year in early September

After a long spring runoff season, Dillon Reservoir finally filled to capacity July 27, when water started spilling down the glory hole. But it didn’t stop there. The water level continued to rise for another couple of weeks, finally [...]

Summit County: Big volunteer trail effort at Keystone

Posted on September 9, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Volunteers wanted for trail work, bridge-building projects in the Homestead area

Keystone-area trails will get some TLC next week when Volunteers for Outdoors Colorado holds one of its trademark work parties at the historic Keystone Homestead.  Along with trail work, the Sept. 17-18 event includes live music, and educational [...]

Colorado: Hunter education classes starting

Posted on September 9, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

The big game season is almost here

Upcoming hunter education classes in Grand Junction will cover everything from outdoor survival to an introduction on primitive hunting methods, including archery and black powder firearms, Colorado Parks and Wildlife officials said, reminding Coloradans that the big game season is just around [...]

Colorado: Lake John reclamation complete

Posted on September 9, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Thousands of rainbows and cutthroats stocked

Colorado Parks and Wildlife has completed a reclamation project at Lake John, setting the stage for a rejuvenated fishery that will be open for angling in early September. Lake John is located northwest of Walden along CO Road 7A. “The success we have had with the [...]

Summit County: A piece of 9/11 wreckage finds new meaning

Posted on September 8, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Local community will gather to commemorate 10-year anniversary of terrorist attack and celebrate the spirit and memory of  firefighters, police officers and others who saved lives

Residents of the high country will have the opportunity to commemorate the 10-year anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist assault on the U.S. [...]

Summit County: Sheriffs arrest suspect in Idaho Springs domestic violence case after chase at Copper Mountain

Posted on September 7, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

K-9 unit used to flush out suspect on the ski slopes

Summit County sheriff’s deputies ran down an armed suspect in a domestic violence case last week, successfully arresting Christopher Lawhorn (aka Chris Farwell) at Copper Mountain after shooting him with Less Lethal Beanbag rounds and calling a K-9 [...]

Summit County resident saves home, dogs from fire

Posted on September 6, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Quick thinking, smoke detectors and a well-placed garden hose help Mesa Cortina resident exinguish threatening blaze

A quick-thinking Mesa Cortina resident used a garden hose Tuesday to extinguish a kitchen fire that threatened to destroy his home at 041 King’s Court. Marcus Mathieu Mirazo said the beeping of a [...]

Summit County Rescue groups to hold open house

Posted on September 6, 2011 by Jenney Coberly

Find out more in Frisco on Thursday, September 8

Many Summit Voice readers recently enjoyed Daniel Dunn’s riveting account of a rescue on Quandary Peak (read part 2 here). Now people will have a chance to learn more about mountain and water rescue. Members of the Summit County Rescue [...]

Breckenridge firefighter honored by national chiefs group

Posted on September 4, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Local fire officer honored for dedication and commitment

Red, White & Blue Fire District Captain Ryan Roberts was recognized last week for achieving “Fire Officer” designation at the International Association of Fire Chiefs conference in Atlanta. In a room packed with about  350 fire chiefs from around the world, Captain [...]

Colorado: Hottest August on record for Denver

Posted on September 3, 2011 by Bob Berwyn
While a cool monsoon pattern prevailed across the high country for at least parts of August, it was different story east of the Continental Divide, according to the National Weather Service, where Denver recorded its all-time hottest August on record, with an average temperature of 77 degrees for the month. That may [...]

Summit County: Dillon Dam Road to re-open

Posted on September 2, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Nighttime closures still in effect, a few delays possible

Just in time for summer’s last hurrah, Denver Water and Summit County will re-open Dillon Dam Road, with nightly closures (10 p.m. to 6 a.m.) remaining in effect until the work is done. The important local connection between Frisco and [...]

Frisco Oktoberfest is back, better than ever

Posted on September 1, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Beer, brats, leg wrestling and … grown men in leather shorts and suspenders — what could be better?

If there’s anyone in Summit County who has the chops to put on an Oktoberfest, it’s probably Andy Grogger. Along with having worked at one of the famed chicken-grilling emporiums at [...]

Colorado: Hottest August on record for Denver

Posted on September 3, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Colorado: Hungry bears spur warnings for campers, hikers

Posted on September 3, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Colorado: Transit & rail advisory group to meet in Steamboat

Posted on August 30, 2011 by Bob Berwyn
Posted on August 28, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

USA Pro Cycling Challenge: Leipheimer keeps overall lead

Posted on August 27, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

USA Pro Cycling Challenge: Viviani sprints to Stage 4 win

Posted on August 26, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

USA Pro Cycling Challenge: Leipheimer wins Vail time trial

Posted on August 25, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge: Citizen sprint racing comes to town

Posted on August 25, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Colorado: Visa program used by resorts under scrutiny

Posted on August 9, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County: Wildflowers need wild lands

Posted on June 30, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Fit in Frisco: Peak One gym offers 24-7 workouts

By Jenn Brancaccio

Summit County gets an official state welcome center

Posted on June 29, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County: Work to begin along Dillon Dam Road

Posted on June 25, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge resident advocates for local trail stewardship

Posted on June 24, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Colorado: Two sites along I-70 picked as national landmarks

Posted on June 24, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

This week in history

Posted on June 24, 2011
Compiled by Jenn Brancaccio

Summit County: Logging under way in Keystone Gulch

Posted on June 20, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County ski areas submit trail, forest project plans

Posted on June 18, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County: Help restore Straight Creek

Posted on June 15, 2011 by Jenney Coberly

Summit County: Become a native-plant master

Posted on June 15, 2011 by Jenney Coberly

Summit County: Baby delivered in 7-Eleven parking lot

Posted on June 15, 2011 by Jenney Coberly

Breckenridge Peak 6: ‘Still in the planning process’

Posted on June 14, 2011 by Jenney Coberly

Colorado: Regional U.S. Forest Service chief Rick Cables picked to head new combined parks and wildlife division

Posted on June 13, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge: Draft EIS for Peak 6 expansion released

Posted on June 10, 2011 by Jenney Coberly

Summit County: Mudslide hits housing complex at Keystone

Posted on June 6, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County: Local sculling club preps for new season

Posted on June 6, 2011 by Jenney Coberly

Journalism: This week in history

Posted on June 5, 2011 by Bob Berwyn
Compiled by Jennifer Brancaccio

Colorado: Keystone Gulch Fire caused by powerline spark

Posted on June 4, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Colorado: Keystone Gulch Fire 30 percent contained

Posted on June 4, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Colorado: CME launches downtown Denver shuttle service

Posted on June 4, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County: Helicopter attacks Keystone Gulch wildfire

Posted on June 3, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County: Firebreak helped save Keystone homes

Posted on June 3, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County: Visitor bitten by rabid bat, but will be OK

Posted on June 3, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Colorado: Input wanted on High Country scenic byway plan

Posted on June 3, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County: Evacuation order lifted at Keystone fire

Posted on June 2, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Colorado: Vote for your favorite farmers market

Posted on June 2, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County: Smoky skies due to S. Colorado fires

Posted on June 1, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Top White House official promotes outdoor agenda at national resource planners conference in Breckenridge

Posted on June 1, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge: You’ve got mail — but you can’t have it

Posted on May 31, 2011 by Jenney Coberly

Breckenridge ‘cowboy’ reported as missing

Posted on May 31, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County: Copper plans small zip line at West Lake

Posted on May 31, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County eyes library expansion in Breckenridge

Posted on May 31, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County: Some TLC for local forests

Posted on May 29, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County awards $247,000 for wildfire mitigation

Posted on May 29, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County: Strikers soccer slideshow

Posted on May 28, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County sheriff warns of high water dangers

Posted on May 28, 2011

Summit County: The Tiki Bar is open — but winter lingers

Posted on May 28, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Journalism: This week in history

Posted on May 28, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Compiled by Jenn Brancaccio

Breckenridge: No plastic bag ban in this ‘green’ town

Posted on May 27, 2011 by Jenney Coberly

Breckenridge: Tennis, anyone?

Posted on May 27, 2011 by Jenney Coberly

Summit County: The clock runs out on winter

Posted on May 26, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County: Merchants seek end to recpath E-bike ban

Posted on May 25, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge Town Council mulls lift ticket tax

Posted on May 24, 2011 by Jenney Coberly

Breckenridge: Planners huddle on outdoor strategies for kids

Posted on May 24, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Colorado: State Parks board cuts senior discounts

Posted on May 23, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County: New ice rink proposed at Keystone

Posted on May 20, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Colorado: Fishing for millions!

Posted on May 20, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Colorado: This week in history

Posted on May 20, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Compiled by Jenn Brancaccio

Breckenridge: USFS parcels back in play for land swap

Posted on May 19, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County: Blue River campground re-opening

Posted on May 18, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge hosts national recreation planning pow-wow

Posted on May 18, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County: Dillon Reservoir caretaker steps down

Posted on May 17, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County: SOS to offer skateboard sessions

Posted on May 17, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County: Home-buying workshop set for May 19

Posted on May 16, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County: Strikers soccer tryouts May 25 & 26

Posted on May 16, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County: USFS roadless rule meetings set

Posted on May 13, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge: Planning for long-term sustainablity

Posted on May 12, 2011 by Jenney Coberly

Summit County: Grand jury to investigate 2006 Keystone drowning death in addition to Stephanie Roller Bruner case

Posted on May 10, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge eyes corporate sponsors for rec facilities

Posted on May 10, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge may revise Cucumber Gulch monitoring

Posted on May 10, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County launches residential compost pilot program

Posted on May 9, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge: No more tix for cyclists running stop signs?

Posted on May 9, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County: Sixth-snowiest winter on record

Posted on May 9, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge: Godspeed Collective showing art at Clint’s

Posted on May 9, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

By Jennifer Brancaccio

Colo. Wildlife Commission opposes Over the River project

Posted on May 9, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Soccer: Summit Strikers slideshow

Posted on May 9, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County firefighters preparing 9-11 monument

Posted on May 8, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Virtual coupon website launches in Summit County

Posted on May 6, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Colorado: This week in history

Posted on May 6, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Compiled by Jennifer Brancaccio

Colorado: White River NF finalizes new trails plan

Posted on May 4, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Colorado: Public comment sought on oil shale plans

Posted on May 3, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Silverthorne: Doggie Day at the rec center

Posted on May 2, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County: Local streams on state flood-watch list

Posted on April 30, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County to benefit from deal with Denver Water

By Jennifer Brancaccio

Posted on April 30, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Colorado wildlife commission to take input on water plans

Posted on April 29, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Colorado: Proposed water deal could end decades of fighting

Posted on April 28, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge: A new restaurant with a Twist

Posted on April 28, 2011 by Jenney Coberly

This week in Colorado history

Posted on April 28, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Compiled by Jennifer Brancaccio

Summit County: Tree-planting volunteers wanted

Posted on April 28, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County, Denver Water tussle over Dam Road work

Posted on April 28, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Lyle Lovett and John Hiatt — Natural Forces

Posted on April 27, 2011 by Jenney Coberly

Kumbaya on the Colorado River?

Posted on April 27, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County: Swan Mountain bike lane work starts soon

Posted on April 26, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge council to discuss Cucumber Gulch studies

Posted on April 26, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Colorado: Land stewardship ethic more critical than ever

Posted on April 26, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County: Green it up at SustainaBiz 2011

Posted on April 25, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge: second time’s a charm for Peak 6 field trip

Posted on April 22, 2011 by Jenney Coberly

Rep. Polis reintroduces Colorado wilderness bill

Posted on April 22, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Vail says 100,000 skiers activated EpicMix accounts

Posted on April 22, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Colorado: Frisco Holiday Inn owners, former staff charged with exposing guests and workers to asbestos hazard

Posted on April 20, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit High coach opens new martial arts gym

Posted on April 20, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County: Dillon Dam Road to re-open 24-7

Posted on April 19, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

New Aldo Leopold documentary screening in Colorado

Posted on April 18, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge Peak 6 site visit rescheduled for April 22

Posted on April 13, 2011 by Jenney Coberly

Dillon Reservoir likely to fill in June, even if spring is dry

Posted on April 13, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Colorado to block new real estate investment scheme

Posted on April 13, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County: Finding value in beetle-killed forests

Posted on April 13, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County: Public hearing on mail-in voting

Posted on April 12, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Colorado: The resurrection of State Bridge Lodge

Posted on April 12, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County number 3 on list of U.S. ‘ghost towns’

Posted on April 11, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge: State tourism workshop set for April 19

Posted on April 8, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Colorado: Bill would tilt oil and gas playing field

Posted on April 7, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Trout Unlimited eyes Arkansas River restoration

Posted on April 5, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Colorado oil and gas drillers drop challenge to new rules

Posted on April 5, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County: Above average snow 5 months straight

Posted on April 4, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Denver: New smart phone app for the Mile High City

Posted on April 3, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge: a unique royal afternoon tea

Posted on April 2, 2011 by Jenney Coberly

Colorado: Civil unions bill dies in committee

Posted on April 1, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Forest show and tell with Gov. Hickenlooper

Posted on March 31, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

VIDEO: Gov. Hickenlooper talks biz in Breckenridge

Posted on March 31, 2011 by Jenney Coberly

Colorado: Gov. Hickenlooper will tour Summit forests

Posted on March 29, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge: Police to crack down on ‘tourist harrassment’

Posted on March 29, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County: Free webinars on solar rebates today

Posted on March 23, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Colorado House passes anti-bullying measure

Posted on March 23, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Forest Service wants input on Aspen ranger station plans

Posted on March 22, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

CDOW honors John Creeden as wildlife officer of the year

Posted on March 21, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

U.S. Forest Service holds open house on new planning rule

Posted on March 20, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Colorado: Xcel’s solar rebate program is back

Posted on March 19, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Colorado: Plan to restart solar rebates gets PUC hearing

Posted on March 18, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge: Credit card fraud linked to software scheme

Posted on March 18, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Water: Runoff season looks good in the Blue River Basin

Posted on March 18, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Pueblo hearing on nuclear plant extended to third night

Posted on March 17, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County: Everybody’s Irish today

Posted on March 17, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Colorado: Debate on nuclear plant in Pueblo heats up

Posted on March 16, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Colorado budget crunch spurs listening tour

Posted on March 16, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Colorado: Sen. Bennett seeks protection for Chimney Rock

Posted on March 16, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Aging — we all do it, so why not do it wisely?

Posted on March 16, 2011 by Jenney Coberly

Gin Blossoms, Quiet Riot at Copper’s 2011 Sunsation

Posted on March 15, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge: Wailers, Ozomatli headline spring concerts

Posted on March 11, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Eco-forum on tap (along with beer) at Backcountry Brewery

Posted on March 10, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Colorado: Foes of HD Mountains drilling in court today

Posted on March 10, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Colorado: Final I-70 study released

Posted on March 8, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County: School board picks new superintendent

Posted on March 8, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County: Sheriffs arrest suspect in robbery attempt

Posted on March 8, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Colorado civil unions bill wins committee approval

Posted on March 7, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Colorado: Religious leaders rally for civil unions bill

Posted on March 4, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County: Making room for spring runoff

Posted on March 3, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

New report offers alternative vision for state’s water needs

Posted on March 2, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge: Resort economy rebounding from recession

Posted on February 28, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Colorado: Pro cycling race gets $10 million boost

Posted on February 27, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Colorado: New fishing regs take effect

Posted on February 26, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Colorado: Xcel Energy puts solar rebate program on hold

Posted on February 24, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Silverthorne: Feb. 25 hearing set in Lowe’s lawsuit

Posted on February 23, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Colorado: Budget cuts could hit avalanche center

Posted on February 22, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge: Some Peak 6 history

Posted on February 22, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Forest Service to review mining operation near Aspen

Posted on February 21, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Colorado: Child abuse and neglect on the rise

Posted on February 18, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Colorado steps up bat monitoring during hibernation season

Posted on February 16, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Big mountain races in Crested Butte and Steamboat

Posted on February 16, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Colorado will try luring more elk hunters to the state

Posted on February 15, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge: Teens arrested for packing heat

Posted on February 14, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Denver man goes to jail for improper asbestos disposal

Posted on February 14, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Water: Comments wanted on river improvement plans

Posted on February 14, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Denver man goes to jail for improper asbestos disposal

Posted on February 14, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Possible avalanche burial near Beaver Creek

Posted on February 13, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Borgeson memorial and celebration of life set for Feb. 17

Posted on February 13, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County: SnowKite demos in Dillon on Feb. 13

Posted on February 13, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County: Signups for spring soccer under way

Posted on February 13, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Colorado rafting industry rides high in 2010

Posted on February 12, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

40-mile snowmobile ‘Poker Run’ in North Park

Posted on February 11, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Skier dies from injuries suffered at Copper in late Jan.

Posted on February 11, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

‘Canadian approach’ protects forest around Aspen

Posted on February 11, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Copper Mountain to replace High Point chair with quad

Posted on February 10, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County: Forest health and global warming

Posted on February 9, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Denver convention business rebounds in 2010

Posted on February 9, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

A-Basin patroller dies while hiking Aspen Highlands

Posted on February 8, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge: January snowfall well above average

Posted on February 8, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge buys land near ski resort’s Peak 7 base

Posted on February 8, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County: More government belt-tightening

Posted on February 7, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County: Walk-in video rental options dwindle fast

Posted on February 7, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Video: January events in Breckenridge

Posted on February 5, 2011 by Jenney Coberly

Water bill would raid Colorado wildlife funds

Posted on February 4, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Colorado: Ice fishing for cash and glory

Posted on February 4, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Rep. Hamner to host Feb. 5 town hall meeting in Frisco

Posted on February 4, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Test your rescue skills at A-Basin’s Beacon Bowl

Posted on February 3, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge skijoring workshop — fun for dogs and people

Posted on February 3, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Perpetual Motion in Breckenridge snow

Posted on February 3, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge: NRO alumni return for special concert

Posted on February 2, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge firefighters rescue man from elevator shaft

Posted on February 1, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Colorado: Civil unions bill to be introduced

Posted on February 1, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge: Fantastic colors and forms in snow

Posted on January 31, 2011 by Jenney Coberly

Summit County: BOCC looks at updated emergency plan

Posted on January 31, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Forest Service sued over roads on Pike-San Isabel NF

Posted on January 31, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge: and the winners are…

Posted on January 30, 2011 by Jenney Coberly

Colorado: Snowboarder ‘swims’ to survive Vail Pass slide

Posted on January 30, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

U.S. Forest Service eyes major land swap in Eagle County

Posted on January 29, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Colorado eyes new mountain bike law

Posted on January 29, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge snow sculptures: The 11th hour

Posted on January 29, 2011 by Jenney Coberly

Colorado: Beaver Creek plans lift upgrade

Posted on January 29, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge: Artists finalizing their snow sculptures

Posted on January 28, 2011 by Jenney Coberly

Frisco Nordic Center: Ready, set … skate!

Posted on January 27, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Weatherblog: Spring outlook on the dry side

Posted on January 27, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

VLOG: Breckenridge Snow sculpting, day two

Posted on January 26, 2011 by Jenney Coberly

Skiing: SIA Snow Show set to start in Denver

Posted on January 26, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge Town Council gets Peak 6 update

Posted on January 26, 2011 by Jenney Coberly

VLOG: 2011 Breckenridge Snow Sculpting Championships

on January 25, 2011 by Jenney Coberly

Colorado: Wildlife advocates focus on wolverines

Posted on January 25, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Colorado: I-70 wildlife crossing design finalized

Posted on January 24, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Wildlife agencies still mum on Peak 6 lynx impacts

Posted on January 24, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge: Town council update on Peak 6

Posted on January 24, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Morning photo: Snow sculpting in Breckenridge

Posted on January 23, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Colorado: Pine beetles spreading north and east

Posted on January 21, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge: Peak 6 expansion battle goes Facebook

Posted on January 20, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Keystone conference focuses on drought and agriculture

Posted on January 18, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Controlled burns needed to treat dead lodgepoles

Posted on January 15, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County: New campsites at Green Mountain Reservoir

Posted on January 14, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Video: The wild and wacky Ullr Fest Parade in Breckenridge

Posted on January 13, 2011 by Jenney Coberly

Summit County: Pine beetle fire risk may have peaked

Posted on January 13, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Video: Breckenridge Tuaca Body Art Ball

Posted on January 12, 2011 by Jenney Coberly

Summit County: Property tax rates start to dip

Posted on January 12, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

White River NF chief visits forest health task force

Posted on January 12, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Denver Water diversion plans up for comment again

Posted on January 11, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge: Ullr Fest coronation on Jan. 10

Posted on January 10, 2011 by Jenney Coberly

Tuaca Body Art Ball coming to Riverwalk Center

Posted on January 9, 2011 by Jenney Coberly

Breck Ascent series includes 5 races this winter

Posted on January 9, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County: New tobacco rules eyed

Posted on January 8, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

CMC to offer first full-credit digital photography class

Posted on January 6, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County to extend medical marijuana moratorium

Posted on January 5, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge: Ascher, Evans to reign over 2011 Ullr Fest

Posted on January 5, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County: A few winter weather tips …

Posted on January 5, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Photoblog: New Year’s Eve fireworks in Breckenridge

Posted on January 3, 2011 by Jenney Coberly

Skier hits tree, dies at Keystone, Colorado

Posted on January 2, 2011 by Bob Berwyn

Video: Yamn at the Breckenridge Riverwalk Center

Posted on January 2, 2011 by Jenney Coberly

Breckenridge: Fireworks at fifteen below!

Posted on January 1, 2011 by Jenney Coberly

The year in video: top 10 for 2010

Posted on December 29, 2010 by Jenney Coberly

Snake River zinc increase linked to global warming

Posted on December 20, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Denver Water: Roberts Tunnel off through April 2011

Posted on December 17, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Keystone invokes emergency clause for snowmaking water

Posted on December 16, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge council approves Peak 6 deal

Posted on December 15, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Historic Engine #9 returns to Breckenridge

Posted on December 14, 2010 by Jenney Coberly

Detailed mapping IDs watersheds at risk from wildfires

Posted on December 14, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Memo and Text of Breckenridge Peak 6 expansion MOU

Posted on December 14, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge to discuss electric bike regulations

Posted on December 14, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Historic locomotive returns to Breckenridge

Posted on December 13, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Video: Snowsculptures and caroling in Breckenridge

Posted on December 13, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Video: Snow Art Emerges on Breckenridge Main Street

Posted on December 10, 2010 by Jenney Coberly

Video: The Lighting of Breckenridge

Posted on December 5, 2010 by Jenney Coberly

Wounded warriors gathering in Breckenridge this week

Posted on December 5, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge to host action sports film festival

Posted on December 2, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Cloud seeding under way for 3 Summit County ski areas

Posted on November 30, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Frisco to open tubing hill, terrain park in early December

Posted on November 29, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Skiing: Breckenridge patroller Matt Krane shares his views

Posted on November 25, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Holiday contest benefits Breckenridge Heritage Alliance

Posted on November 20, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Will new state leadership affect forest policies?

Posted on November 17, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County: Skier carried 100 feet in slide near Keystone

Posted on November 16, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Bark beetle summit: Future Forest Service funding unclear

Posted on November 16, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County: Forest health pow-wow at Keystone

Posted on November 14, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Copper Mountain employees help fund local green projects

Posted on November 14, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Colorado: I-70 wildlife website a success so far

Posted on November 9, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Moose shootings prompt CDOW warning

Posted on November 7, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

USFS releases study on Breckenridge logging project

Posted on November 3, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Fire destroys unoccupied home in Keystone neighborhood

Posted on November 2, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge preschool staffers sickened at work

Posted on October 29, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Ophir Mountain logging aims at long-term forest health

Posted on October 23, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Ski industry rebounding from recession

Posted on October 21, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Ski area chiefs to give annual update in Breckenridge

Posted on October 8, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County: USFS seals several logging deals

Posted on September 22, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Land swap spurs Keystone development plans

Posted on September 20, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Forums on tax-cutting ballot measures set

Posted on September 16, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Summit Rotary Club visits the Pennsylvania Mine

Posted on September 13, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Silverthorne: Conflict of interest questions boiling up

Posted on September 7, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Rubber duckies, wine and live music in Breckenridge

Posted on September 5, 2010 by jenney108

Oktoberfest, a global touchstone, comes to Frisco

Posted on September 4, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Vail going big with on-mountain social media app

Posted on August 31, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Keystone land swap: 21 slopeside acres for $1.25 million

Posted on August 30, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Forest Service OKs Snake River land swap

Posted on August 27, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Video: Searching for rainbows in the Blue River

Posted on August 24, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Morning photo: Just a few more mushrooms

Posted on August 24, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Heavy metal pollution worsening in Snake River

Posted on August 22, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County: Input wanted on Ophir Mountain forest plan

Posted on August 19, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Summit Voice gets grant for Colorado River reporting

Posted on August 19, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Video: Connecting the Peaks Trail with Breckenridge

Posted on August 18, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Keystone: Blues, art – and cycling for a cause

Posted on August 18, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

BOSAC plans mountain bike site visit in Breckenridge

Posted on August 17, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Gunplay leads to arrest in Keystone area

Posted on August 13, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Brook trout make comeback in Snake River

Posted on August 12, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Video: Electro-shocking the Snake River, Keystone, Colo.

Posted on August 12, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Video: Exploring Summit County’s mushrooms

Posted on August 11, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Top U.S. mushroom experts gather in Colorado this week

Posted on August 10, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Letter: Keystone beautification project scaled back

Posted on August 5, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge seeks planning commissioner

Posted on August 1, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

More bluegrass and beer on tap Sunday at Keystone

Posted on August 1, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Morning photo: Summit mushrooms are popping!

Posted on July 31, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Fishing with kids in Summit County, Colorado

Posted on July 20, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Dillon Reservoir water level starting to drop

Posted on July 19, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

This land is your land — get involved!

Posted on July 14, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Forum to look at looming county budget crunch

Posted on July 13, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

BOCC to decide on ballot measure for Keystone project

Posted on July 8, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

VIDEO: A moose among us

Posted on July 6, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Fourth of July parade, Frisco, Colorado

Posted on July 4, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

After beetles, what’s next for Summit County’s forests?

Posted on July 3, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Forest Service releases Peak 6 update

Posted on June 28, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge enacts medical marijuana moratorium

Posted on June 23, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge Kingdom Days

Posted on June 21, 2010 by Jenney Coberly

Breckenridge ski area expansion: Peak 6-lite?

Posted on June 21, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Still no water at most Summit County campgrounds

Posted on June 19, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Urban creeking in Frisco, Colorado

Posted on June 15, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge makes sustainability push, wins bike award

Posted on June 14, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Farmer’s market season arrives in Summit County

Posted on June 11, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Denver Water watching stream flows closely

Posted on June 10, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Vail Resorts says ski biz bounced back in spring

Posted on June 9, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Walk against hunger in Summit County

Posted on June 9, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Capital improvements on Breckenridge council agenda

Posted on June 7, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Polis gets an earful on Summit County wilderness plan

Posted on June 4, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

SustainaBiz: Do well, without compromising the future

Posted on June 3, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Upper Colorado on top 10 list of threatened rivers

Posted on June 2, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Videos of Summit County State of the River meeting

Posted on June 1, 2010 by jenney108

What’s My River Going to Look Like This Week?

Posted on June 1, 2010 by Jenney Coberly

Summit County: Sun, snow, sailing …

Posted on May 30, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

No giardia, but Loveland Pass spring needs some TLC

Posted on May 28, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Video: Peak 7 residents concerned about slash

Posted on May 27, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Contamination found at roadside spring near Keystone

Posted on May 27, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Powder and politics in Colorado ski country

Posted on May 27, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge may seek lodging tax increase

Posted on May 26, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Dillon ‘fill and spill’ expected today or tomorrow

Posted on May 24, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge town council eyes lift ticket, cannabis taxes

Posted on May 22, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Video: Water talk from Colorado River experts

Posted on May 14, 2010 by Jenney Coberly

Summit wildfire council updates plan, awards grants

Posted on May 12, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Budget shock ahead for Summit County

Posted on May 12, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Water Wednesday in Summit County, Colorado

Posted on May 11, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

More grocery options in Frisco, Silverthorne

Posted on May 10, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge to close marijuana ‘loophole’

Posted on May 8, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Snake River land trade appraisals under review

Posted on May 2, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Waterblog: Local, state groups promote education

Posted on May 1, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Vail buys out remainder of Specialty Sports Venture

Posted on April 29, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

May 3 is deadline for comments on Keystone logging

Posted on April 28, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Bear Blog: The tragi-comedy of Yogi Bear

Posted on April 28, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Keystone and Breckenridge are hotspots for bear trouble

Posted on April 27, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

The water blog: Because everybody needs it

Posted on April 23, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Bear blog: Hungry bears sighted in Breckenridge, Keystone

Posted on April 22, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge council OKs July 1 summer gondola ops

Posted on April 21, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge holds council meeting on gondola issues

Posted on April 20, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge: Preservation or recreation?

Posted on April 19, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge: Ski area runoff affecting Cucumber Gulch

Posted on April 19, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Summit County: Beetle battle takes to the slopes

Posted on April 12, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Concerns about motorized use at landfill revived

Posted on April 11, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

CDOW looking for wildlife volunteers

Posted on March 31, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

VIDEO: Stage drivers speak up at transit board meeting

Posted on March 31, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

County surprised at size of FS Green Mountain plan

Posted on March 29, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Aging wisely, aging well in Summit County

Posted on March 28, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

VIDEO: Colorado’s moose population expanding

Posted on March 28, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Could climate change mean more bear trouble?

Posted on March 27, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge: Alpine coaster ride proposed for Peak 8

Posted on March 12, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

County tax revenues slip down to 2004 levels

Posted on March 11, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Snowboarder dies in Summit County avalanche

Posted on March 10, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge: Town takes lead on Valley Brook housing

Posted on March 10, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

At the Dillon studio of Mountain Public Radio with Murray.

Posted on March 10, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge: Valley Brook housing deal on the brink

Posted on March 9, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

A ‘legacy forest’ for Romp to Stomp participants

Posted on March 2, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Frisco’s feisty female pioneers honored at Historic Park

Posted on February 27, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

World Cup tele racing coming to Summit County

Posted on February 19, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Romp to Stomp registration under way

Posted on February 18, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Rural rezoning and master plan densities on Breck agenda

Posted on February 8, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

‘Victory’ wins at Breckenridge snow sculpting contest

Posted on January 31, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge snow sculptures: Ephemeral art

Posted on January 30, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Global warming impacts adding up for ski industry

Posted on January 30, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Snow carving, day 4: Luminous beauty

Posted on January 29, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge snow sculpting, day 3: Taking shape …

Posted on January 28, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Frisco: Peak One affordable housing plan gets council OK

Posted on January 27, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Snow sculpting day 2: Art emerging from snow

Posted on January 27, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Snow fantasies emerge at Breckenridge event

Posted on January 26, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Lost hiker rescued near Keystone

Posted on January 26, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Public hearing on Frisco’s Peak One affordable housing plan

Posted on January 26, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Three Snake River cleanup projects set for summer

Posted on January 26, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Beetles infested another half-million acres in 2009

Posted on January 22, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Grim 2009 numbers for the Summit Stage

Posted on January 14, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Breckenridge gives: 2010 grant awards announced

Posted on January 13, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Youth coalition to present pine beetle recommendations

Posted on January 13, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Keystone residents want to spruce up Highway 6

Posted on January 13, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Lot in the heart of Keystone eyed for rental housing

Posted on January 12, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

BOCC to discuss master plan changes at work session

Posted on January 11, 2010 by Bob Berwyn

Jan. 7 weather: Boarder buried, but OK, near Breck

Posted on January 7, 2010 by Bob Berwyn
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