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Women’s March on Denver, more than 100,000 people

January 21, 2017 — Tens of thousands of people from across Colorado flooded Civic Center in downtown Denver Saturday morning in a massive showing for “human rights and equality” the day after the inauguration of President Donald Trump. People flowed into the park from all directions even as the […]

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Man rescued off trail In Rocky Mountain National Park

January 21, 2017 — A 58-year-old man from Grand Forks, North Dakota, spent an unplanned night in the backcountry of Rocky Mountain National Park after he became lost yesterday while hiking.  He was found in deep snow approximately 300 yards off the North Longs Peak Trail, south of Alberta […]

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Granby frost

January 21, 2017 — Laurel Gillespie of Granby submitted this photo from Jan. 18 on County Road 57 near the Grand County Animal Shelter. “The frost was cloaking everything and the sun was trying so hard to break through,” she said.

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Colorado River District accepting grant applications

January 21, 2017 — The Colorado River District is inviting constituents, within its 15-county region to apply for a funding opportunity for projects that protect, enhance or develop water resources. Proposals must seek to achieve one or more of the following objectives, (with a preference for projects that utilized […]

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Search and Rescue called to help snowmobilers on Buffalo Pass in Steamboat

January 20, 2017 — Steamboat Springs — Routt County Search and Rescue volunteers were called Thursday to help a group of three snowmobilers who got stuck on Buffalo Pass. The snowmobilers called for help at about 3:50 p.m. Search and Rescue member Kristia Check-Hill said two of the sleds […]

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GCSAR practices snow anchors

January 19, 2017 — The demand of Search and Rescue members especially in large, remote counties like Grand County is tough. All members of Grand County Search and Rescue (GCSAR) are volunteers. Many of them have families, and that can take a toll on them during periods when recues […]

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Pets for adoption: Ralphie

January 19, 2017 — Hi I’m Ralphie. I am an almost one-year-old, neutered male, Border Collie I am a very energetic dog so if you have a job for me, I would be the perfect match for you. Come check me out!!

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Slow down for moose

January 18, 2017 — A baby moose was separated briefly from itsmom and has fallen on the icy road at least a dozen times. Cars need to slow down and give more space around wildlife in the road.

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Ski Granby Ranch chairlift underwent mechanical overhaul before fatal accident

January 18, 2017 — The Ski Granby Ranch lift that ejected a family of three, killing a Texas woman and injuring her two young children in late December, had recently undergone a significant repair, sources tell the Daily. Peter Landsman, founder of North American chairlift database Lift Blog, wrote […]

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Vail Police investigate fraudulent ski lift ticket sale

January 18, 2017 — The Vail Police Department is investigating multiple cases of ski lift tickets being fraudulently sold online through third-party vendors. In each case, ski lift tickets are being sold through Craigslist to visitors coming into Vail from out of town. When they arrive to pick up […]

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Woman hits tree from snowmobile accident in Winter Park

January 18, 2017 — Grand Adventures in Winter Park assisted a woman who fell off her snowmobile and hit a tree today on Corona Road in Winter Park. She left Grand County in a helicopter headed to a Denver hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, according to Greg Foley of Grand […]

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What’s happening at EGSD

January 17, 2017 — Week of Jan. 16 • The EGMS drama club has started rehearsals for this year’s play, “Alice in Wonderland”. More than 20 students auditioned, and it will be a talented cast. Two performances will be held on Saturday, March 18 at EGMS. • Granby Elementary […]

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WoodStem Floral & Decor wins WeddingWire Couples’ Choice Award

January 17, 2017 — WeddingWire, an online marketplace for the wedding and event industry, announced WoodStem Floral & Decor, in Winter Park, as a winner of the 2017 WeddingWire Couples’ Choice Awards® for Wedding Floral Design. The Couples’ Choice Awards recognize the top five percent of wedding professionals on […]

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Top of the Pass

January 14, 2017 —

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Pine Beach sunshine

January 14, 2017 —

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Grand County Real Estate Transactions: Jan. 8-14

January 14, 2017 — Ptarmigan Park Townhouses Unit C, Bldg 1 – Eric and Amber Rydholm to Jane Barnard and Graydon Vigneau III, $270,000 Columbine Lake Lot 44, Block 10 – Lenora Strobel to Jessica and David Holst Jr, $200,000 Inn at SilverCreek PH I Condo Unit 227 – […]

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Is Steamboat Ski Area for sale? Report says Intrawest is exploring idea

January 14, 2017 — euters on Friday reported that Intrawest, owner of the Steamboat Ski Area, is exploring a sale. The news agency was citing sources who wanted to remain anonymous because the talks were confidential. “Intrawest, majority-owned by private equity firm Fortress Investment Group LLC, is in the […]

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Fundraiser for eighth-grade DC trip

January 13, 2017 — On Thursday, January 19 from 5 – 9 p.m., 22 students East Grand Middle School will be working at the Sagebrush to help fund their class trip. Sagebrush BBQ & Grill will donate half the proceeds of the night to the students. to help fund […]

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Coming together for a friend

January 13, 2017 —

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Fire under control at Beaver Village Condos in Winter Park

January 12, 2017 — The fire in building number six at Beaver Village Condos in Winter Park is under control as of 9 p.m., Friday, Jan. 12. The fire is still smoldering but all the flames have been put out. The fire was reported as a chimney fire, however […]

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