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UPDATE: No growth on Corral Creek blaze as firefighters make progress

August 20, 2017 — UPDATE: 3:30 p.m. Sunday   There were few updates on the status of the Corral Creek Fire, burning in Grand County, available Sunday afternoon though officials from the Arapaho National Forest stated the fire had not grown overnight and noted some regional firefighting assets were […]

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Cielo Vista Ranch — and its fourteener — in San Luis Valley sells after listing for $105 million

August 15, 2017 — The storied Cielo Vista Ranch in the San Luis Valley has sold after listing for $105 million. The sale of the 83,000-acre ranch marks the largest U.S. ranch sale in 2017. The details of the sale and the identity of the buyer were not disclosed. […]

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News from our neighbors: Haunted mine drop set for Monday opening at Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park

July 28, 2017 — It’s the first ride of its kind, and Monday, Glenwood Springs residents and visitors will be able to experience it firsthand. The Haunted Mine Drop is set to debut at Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park after months of anticipation. Unlike other drop rides, it sends riders […]

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Colorado 14er for sale: Buy Culebra Peak in the Sangre de Cristo Range for $105 million

July 23, 2017 — Completing your checklist of Colorado 14er hikes comes with an exhaustive physical toll, but that's nothing compared to a multi-million-dollar price tag. Culebra Peak, one of the state's 54 — or as many as 60, depending on who's doing the counting — iconic 14,000-foot mountains […]

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News from our neighbors: Man arrested after claiming to be former NFL player

July 18, 2017 — A 25-year-old man attempted to usurp the identity of a well-known former NFL receiver Friday in a bid to purchase more than $18,000 worth of merchandise from Louis Vuitton in downtown Aspen, police said in court documents. Mervin Cabe of Miami told employees at the […]

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Man dies from fall near Capitol Peak

July 17, 2017 — Jake Lord, a 25-year-old from Parker, died Saturday morning near Capitol Peak. According to a statement by the Pitkin County Sheriff's Office, Lord was climbing with Peter Doro of Highlands Ranch when he fell "approximately 50 to 100 meters." Doro called dispatch at 7:42 a.m. […]

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Update: Gutzler Fire southwest of Kremmling closing in on Grand County border; local officials preparing contingency plans

July 6, 2017 — (Updated at 1:30 p.m. Thursday to include information from Grand County officials) The Gutzler Fire, located southwest of Kremmling in Eagle County, continues to rage since it began Sunday, now growing to encompass over 800 acres of forest service land and nearing the borders of […]

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Breckenridge wildfire grows to 70 acres, Peak 7 neighborhood evacuated

July 5, 2017 — By Jack Queen | jqueen@summitdaily.com UPDATE (5:05 p.m.): Summit County has just declared a fire hazard emergency banning all open fires and the sale of fireworks. UPDATE (3:53 p.m.): A shift in the wind is pushing the wildfire north and slowing its climb up the […]

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