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Sisters Cabin

Sisters Cabin – New Summit County Hut

The Summit Huts Association plans to begin construction next month on Sisters Cabin in Breckenridge.  Sisters Cabin will be a 2,090-square-foot hut located at 11,445 feet on the northern side of Baldy Mountain in Breckenridge. This ...

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Big Dig

Frisco’s “Big Dig”

The town of Frisco is planning a renovation of the Frisco Bay Marina and has named it the “Big Dig”. The name comes from the massive dredging project that would excavate tens of thousands of cubic yards of soil to expand the marina's cap...

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Gerard’s gold medal

Red Gerard’s Gold Medal

Seventeen-year-old Red Gerard from Silverthorne has become the youngest individual American ever to win Olympic gold. Gerard’s gold medal was the first for Team USA in Peyongchang Silverthorne’s welcome sign has even been changed to ...

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Ikon Pass

The 26 Destination Ikon Pass

Alterra Mountain Company has created the new Ikon Pass.  The $899 version of the pass will offer unlimited skiing at 12 resorts. The lower-cost version at $599 will provide unlimited access to eight different mountains and replaces the...

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Renewable Energy by 2035

Summit County Renewable Energy by 2035

Summit County will be using 100 percent renewable energy by 2035. Summit County Commissioners have set a resolution for the community to be operating on 100 percent renewable energy by year 2035. The resolution is similar to the one made by...

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Private Landowners

Private Landowners Across the Country

Over the last 10 years the nation's wealthiest private landowners have been acquiring more land than ever. In 2007, the nation's 100 largest private landowners owned a combined 27 million acres of land – equivalent to the area of Maine...

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Breckenridge Recreation Center

The New Breckenridge Recreation Center

The Breckenridge Recreation Center just went under a $17 million renovation adding roughly 11,000 square feet of new recreation space to the facility just about tripling the size of dedicated fitness space. The indoor tennis courts ...

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Colorado Transportation Improvements

Colorado Transportation Improvements

Over the past year Colorado has made many transportation improvements along with various new proposals for future upgrades – some of which seem extremely futuristic. One potential upgrade is the Hyperloop.  This futuristic, pod...

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Ice Castle

Ice Castle in Dillon

Construction is underway on the ice castle in Dillon, Colorado. Ice making crews started the construction process of the ice castle last week.  Dillon is host to this atraction after not hosting the event for the past few years.  ...

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Red Gerard

Silverthorne Local Pro Snowboarder Red Gerard

On any given winter afternoon you're likely to find Red Gerard in the backyard of home with his friends jibbing, sliding rails, hitting jumps and ripping laps on a hand-sculpted terrain park. Seventeen-year-old Red Gerard is a high-...

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