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Second Winter Park Ski Train to run March 15 (1)

March 3, 2015 — 

WINTER PARK — Amtrak and Winter Park Resort will operate a second Winter Park Express excursion train on March 15, taking passengers and their ski gear by train from Denver …

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Suspect in Grand County Building Dept. theft seeks public defender (2)

March 2, 2015 — 

The continuing legal saga of Brigid Irish took an interesting turn Friday Feb. 27.Irish was in District Court Friday and appeared before Judge Mary Hoak for an arraignment. During her …

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Volunteers sought for Ski Down For Cancer at Winter Park (3)

February 26, 2015 — 

The American Cancer Society is looking for individuals interested in helping out on the day of the Ski Down For Cancer event.We will need volunteers anytime from 11 a.m. to …

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Late night at ‘The Spot’ (4)

February 26, 2015 — 

Daytime traffic on US Highway 40 may not notice a small white trailer adorned with a Colorado flag logo parked near the Winter Park Post Office. But at 10 p.m. …

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Ranch Creek Spa now offers free classes (5)

February 26, 2015 — 

A day at the spa brings to mind thoughts of relaxation, calm, and well-being. It may not bring to mind thoughts of learning something new, but the Ranch Creek Spa …

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Muftic: Semantic war on Obama misses target (6)

February 26, 2015 — 

The U.S. is embroiled in a domestic and foreign semantics war. President Obama explained why he uses certain words of “violent extremists” to describe ISIS in remarks at a White …

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Hamilton — Arnaud de Borchgrave: 1926-2015 (7)

February 26, 2015 — 

Last week, Arnaud de Borchgrave, one of the world’s greatest foreign correspondents and newspaper editors, went to his eternal rest. However, rest will not come naturally to the hyper-active Arnaud …

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DeVos: Don’t cross the universe (8)

February 26, 2015 — 

Both fans occasionally comment that a column would have been nicer if I hadn’t droned on endlessly about things no one cares about. So, in a vivid display of my …

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Granby, Grand Lake tax receipts show growth (9)

February 26, 2015 — 

Last year was a banner year for communities in Grand County.With the state economy showing strong signs of life, the tourism economy in Grand County experienced a similar uptick in …

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Brigid Irish arraignment set for Feb. 27 (10)

February 26, 2015 — 

Brigid Irish will be back in District Court today, Feb. 27, for an arraignment.Irish will appear before District Judge Mary Hoak. Irish stands accused of misappropriating more than half a …

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Fraser board extends plat deadlines for The Village at Grand Park (11)

February 26, 2015 — 

The Fraser Board of Trustees has elected to extend the deadline for the execution of all plat documents related to The Village at Grand Park – Filing 2.The town voted …

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Rau: Did the dance or the snow come first? (12)

February 26, 2015 — 

Ah, the Snow dances are working. I love it when it’s a couple inches at a time – my back suffers much less from snow shoveling! But the storm track …

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‘Pretty Faces’ set for screening in Fraser (13)

February 26, 2015 — 

A new ski film is queued up for a one-time benefit showing at the Foundry Theater in Fraser at 7:30 p.m. on Sunday, March 1. Proceeds from ticket sales will …

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Italian chef to visit Volario’s March 5-7 (14)

February 26, 2015 — 

Volario’s in Winter Park will be hosting a visiting chef from Italy on March 5, 6 and 7. In addition to its regular menu, the restaurant’s regular chefs and the …

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The DBC plays Winter Park Pub on Feb. 27 (15)

February 26, 2015 — 

Danny Bastos has rounded up an amazing cast of local Colorado musicians who perform regularly throughout Colorado as The DBC.The DBC recorded, produced, mixed, mastered and released their self-titled EP …

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Fat biking on the Fraser Valley trails plan radar (16)

February 26, 2015 — 

There are an awful lot of options of things to do here. Sure you had to get out and track up some powder. I know I did. One of the …

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Could Winter Park Ski Train make a comeback? (17)

February 25, 2015 — 

WINTER PARK — Amtrak officials said they would “closely look” at the performance of a one-day Ski Train in March to inform their decisions about future service.Hope they didn’t blink.The …

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Grand Lake Classic back as the Foxy Freestyle (18)

February 24, 2015 — 

The last day in February is set for the return of Nordic racing to Grand Lake.On Saturday, Feb. 28, the Foxy Freestyle Nordic Race will be held at the Grand …

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Theft suspect scheduled to appear in District Court March 2 (19)

February 24, 2015 — 

HOT SULPHUR SPRINGS — Elizabeth Valree Carmichael, 47, is scheduled to appear in District Court on Monday, March 2, for an advisement hearing on charges she stole more than $451,000 …

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Feds raid Texas group that called West Grand part of their own (20)

February 24, 2015 — 

West Grand residents who were concerned about possible annexation into the Republic of Texas can breathe easy.The Texas-based secessionist group, which has claimed that part of western Grand County falls …

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