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Wildfire flares up Thursday night in Grand County

August 23, 2019

A small wildfire is burning about a mile away from the Lonesome subdivision in Grand County. The Grand County Sheriff’s Office says no one has been hurt by the blaze, no structures have been lost,...



Fall fitness sets tempo for wintertime workouts

August 22, 2019

We still have a bit of summer to enjoy, but it is time to begin considering starting your fall fitness program or continue progressing within a program. Fall is a fantastic time to set a...


Beryl Frances Parrington (nee Mathieson) 1925-2019

August 22, 2019

Surrounded by loved ones and her favorite flowers, Beryl Parrington passed peacefully on July 25th, 2019. Beryl led a life filled with travel, adventure, and intense reading. She was born in her grandmother’s house on...



Library Corner: Readers explore universe of stories

August 22, 2019

Summer is the perfect time to lose oneself in a good book while relaxing in the shade and sipping a cold beverage. Across Grand County, adults carved out time in their busy schedules to do...



Winter Park approves crushing permit amid concerns from neighbors

August 21, 2019

Despite opposition from residents of Winter Park’s Snowblaze neighborhood, council approved on Tuesday a special-use permit for the Roam development to crush rocks on-site downtown. The Roam development, which started construction earlier this year and...




Quilt guild names winners for 2019 show

August 20, 2019

The Peaks ‘n Pines Quilt Guild on Friday announced winners from its 2019 Quilt Show in Grand Lake. This year’s Best in Show winner was Susan Nixon for her quilt “365 Challenge 2016.” The guild...


2 active wildfires in West Routt near full containment

August 20, 2019

HAYDEN — Two wildfires in West Routt County have nearly reached full containment as of Tuesday morning, according to emergency officials. All Routt County fire districts, along with the U.S. Forest Service, hotshots from the...




Wildfire burning in Routt County

August 19, 2019

HAYDEN — Routt County firefighters are battling a blaze in the area of Indian Run near Pagoda Peak in southwest Routt County. The Indian Run Fire is burning in 165 acres of private and Bureau of...



Grand County Real Estate transactions from Aug. 11-17

August 19, 2019

Grand County’s real estate transactions from Aug. 11-17 were worth over $14 million combined. • Hi Country Haus Bldg 11, Unit 14 – Hannah Hoch, Hannah Caldwell to Kevin Bendjy, $230,000 • Clubhouse Cabins &...


Skiing legend Pepi Gramshammer dies at 87

August 19, 2019

Many professional skiers have called Vail home. Pepi Gramshammer was the first. Gramshammer died at age 87 on Saturday at Vail Health Hospital in Vail. “He was in a beautiful room with a view of...