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In the spotlight | 2018 Best dentist: Dr. Mark Chua, Winter Park Dental

October 26, 2018 — Dr. Mark Chua knows that not everybody considers going to the dentist a pleasant experience. So he and his staff work extra hard to make their patients feel as comfortable as possible. That care and dedication led to Winter Park Dental being Grand County residents'

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In the spotlight | 2018 Best bike shop: Totally Wired Cyclery

October 26, 2018 — Upon stepping into Totally Wired Cyclery in Fraser, the first thing you'll probably see is owner Doug Horton or one of his employees tinkering with a bike in the workshop area of the store. Horton, who has been a bike mechanic for 28 years, said

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In the spotlight | 2018 Best art gallery: Studio 8369

October 26, 2018 — Grand Lake's art scene is vibrant but amongst all the shops and galleries in one of Colorado's most picturesque mountain towns one place in particular sticks out to the readers of Sky-Hi News, Studio 8369. Studio 8369 is a fine art gallery located right on

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In the spotlight | 2018 Best cross-country skiing: Snow Mountain Ranch

October 26, 2018 — Grand County residents have plenty of options when it comes to cross-country skiing, but for many locals, YMCA of the Rockies – Snow Mountain Ranch holds a special place in their hearts. Snow Mountain Ranch, located south of Granby just off U.S. Highway 40, is

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In the spotlight | 2018 Best liquor store: R & J Liquors

October 26, 2018 — Right in the heart of downtown Granby rests a little liquor store with a big selection and giant heart. R&J Liquors, owned by Ed Raegner, has served patrons in central Grand County for many years and while the store boasts hundreds of wine choices, classic

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In the spotlight | 2018 Best sushi: Pepe Osaka’s

October 26, 2018 — Sushi in the mountains? Not many people would blame you for being skeptical, but Pepe Osaka's is here to challenge that idea. With a unique variety of tacos, sushi, appetizers and cocktails, including the best margaritas in the county, it's definitely a stand out. The

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In the spotlight | 2018 Best rafting company: MAD Adventures

October 26, 2018 — When visitors come to Grand County, they often come to explore the beautiful landscape in all its forms, from the mountains to the rivers. Experiencing that natural beauty in fun and exciting ways is what Mad Adventures is all about. "Mother Nature provides the product

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In the spotlight | 2018 Best romantic spot: Historic Rapids Lodge & Restaurant

October 26, 2018 — With over 100 years of history, an unbeatable view and a fine dining menu, the Historic Rapids Lodge is the epitome of romantic. The restaurant at the lodge prides itself on its high-quality food, the care they take with preparation and creating a presentation on

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In the spotlight | 2018 Best spa/salon: Fraser Hair Co.

October 26, 2018 — The Fraser Hair Co. salon may look unassuming from the outside, but inside it is bursting with personality, creativity and passion. Fraser Hair Co has been open for the past six years, during which time it has become a go-to spot for locals looking for

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In the spotlight | 2018 Best outfitter: Fishing with Bernie

October 26, 2018 — Local fishing guide Bernie Keefe has been helping customers bag big catches in Grand County for nearly 30 years and this year the readers of the Sky-Hi News selected his business, Fishing with Bernie, as the best outfitting business in Middle Park. The gregarious and

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In the spotlight | 2018 Best pizza: Elevation Pizza

October 26, 2018 — Visitors to Grand County like to ask locals about all sorts of topics from favorite ski runs to where to find the best beer but one question in particular seems to capture the imagination of many high country tourists: where to find the best pizza.

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In the spotlight | 2018 Best real estate agent: Carrie George

October 26, 2018 — Grand County has its fair share of Realtors, but for the readers of Sky-Hi News, Carrie George of Kremmling's Keller Williams Realty office leads the pack. "It is a huge honor to be voted by your community as one of the top people in your

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In the spotlight | 2018 Best teacher, 9-12: Brad Pregeant

October 26, 2018 — Louisiana native Brad Pregeant has deep roots in the New Orleans jazz scene and for the past decade he has helped spread his deep love of music to the students of Grand County. Readers of Sky-Hi News selected Pregeant, music director for both Middle Park

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In the spotlight | 2018 Best teacher, K-8: Kelley Devore

October 26, 2018 — For Kentucky native Kelley Devore, teaching is more than just a profession — it is a passion. Devore is a kindergarten teacher at Granby Elementary School and this year the readers of the Sky-Hi News selected her as the best K-8 teacher in Grand County.

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Celebrating 2018 Best of Grand winners

October 26, 2018 — Winners of the 2018 Best of Grand awards were invited to a special celebration Oct. 24 at the Headwaters Center in Winter Park for food, by Tabernash Tavern, and the presentation of winners. You can find copies of our annual 2018 Best of Grand publication,

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Photo Gallery: 2017 Best of Grand winners announcement party

October 30, 2017 — Winners of the 2017 Best of Grand awards were invited to a special celebration Oct. 23 at Randi’s Irish Grill & Pub in Winter Park for a gathering. (Photos by Lance Maggart / Sky-Hi News)

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Devil’s Thumb Ranch

October 27, 2017 — Innate natural beauty, world-class recreation and opulent luxury abound at Devil's Thumb Ranch Resort & Spa. The resort opened in 1937 and was purchased by Bob and Suzanne Fanch in 2001. Over the last 16 years the resort has grown from a modest 600-acre ranch

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Tabernash Tavern

October 27, 2017 — Tabernash Tavern began with a building and a dream. In 2007 owners David McKnight and Chef Alberto Sapien spotted a unique looking building in Tabernash, and decided to turn it into a restaurant. A year later The Tabernash Tavern was born, and nearly ten years

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Sharky’s Eatery

October 27, 2017 — Fraser locals know there's only one place in town to get the best breakfast in the county, and that's Sharky's Eatery. Owner Kaydee Fisher opened the restaurant in downtown Fraser about ten years ago with her friend Veronica, who is no longer affiliated with the

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Deno’s Mountain Bistro

October 27, 2017 — Looking for the hotspot to eat after a day up at Winter Park Resort? In search of a filet paired beautifully with a glass of wine? Look no further than Deno's Mountain Bistro, voted best après ski restaurant, best wine list and best restaurant in

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