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  • Vail Christmas
    Today’s Colorado ski and snow report: Christmas snow stockings
    Great news all around in Colorado’s mountains leading up to Christmas, which is now only six days away: more snow fell in the past 24 hours, more terrain is opening up, and there’s more snow on the way. Plus, Powderhorn will open...
  • Smoking a joint
    Nebraska and Oklahoma suing Colorado over marijuana
    Two states filed suit against Colorado Thursday over the legalization of marijuana. Nebraska and Oklahoma are upset over the Centennial State’s common sense approach to the drug, and rather than being proactive have decided to shift blame...
  • Vasquez Ridge at Winter Park Opening
    Winter Park opens Vasquez Ridge Territory
    Winter Park Resort officially opened the Vasquez Ridge Territory on Thursday for the 2014-15 ski season. According to the Colorado ski area's Thursday morning trail report, 14 trails were opened in the section that is located on the resort'...
  • Telluride Terrain
    Today’s Colorado ski and snow report: even more snow before Christmas
    There’s a good chance Colorado’s mountains will see a White Christmas – that is, that it will actually snow on Christmas Day – with more snow expected to pile up before that.We picked up some snow last night (see the report...
  • Christmas in Aspen
    Today’s Colorado ski and snow report: more snow before Christmas
    Snow is beginning to fall in select locations in southwest Colorado and along I-70. The chance for snow, or accumulating snow, decreases the farther north you go in the state. It’s likely the majority of the state will get some snow today...
  • Vail Back Bowls 2014
    Today’s Colorado ski and snow report: Christmas snow?
    We’re not really sure about snow on Christmas, but it does look like some snow is possible today and then on and off through the end of the week. We’re not expecting much this week, but every little bit helps as we get into the...
  • Settling in the West required a strength of spirit
    'Nothing Daunted' on the Colorado frontier
    With the world moving away from letter writing, people are opting instead to let the digital “Cloud” take control of their memories. So, a book like Dorothy Wickenden’s “Nothing Daunted,” is a refreshing reminder of...
  • Beaver Creek
    Today’s Colorado ski and snow report: call in sick today
    It’s a great day to call in sick, if that’s what you have to do. Some areas picked up a foot or so of snow in the past 24 hours, so let’s keep the chatter to a minimum, shall we?We will, but first a couple of things: Loveland...
  • New Snow at Purgatory
    Today’s Colorado ski and snow report: the week in snow
    Finally! New snow has arrived in Colorado after a relatively long dry spell, boosting open terrain and setting us up for a nice white Christmas.More snow, perhaps up to an additional six inches, is expected to fall all day and night and into...
  • An example of a fracking operation
    Property owners under fracking bans would be reimbursed under Colorado GOP bill
    Colorado House Republicans announced intentions Thursday to introduce a fracking bill that will reimburse property owners who have mineral rights in areas that have banned hydraulic fracturing for oil. The bill hopes to address some of the many...
  • Whitney Anderson challenges the new consumer to be Big. Bold. & Fierce.
    Whitney Anderson challenges the new consumer to be Big. Bold. & Fierce.
    "One should either be a work of Art, or wear a work of Art." - Oscar WildeThis quote perfectly encompasses the Big. Bold. Fierce. brand that was started and designed by Colorado native, Whitney Anderson.Big. Bold. Fierce. is a new...
  • Baby Boomers
    Denver poised for increase in baby boomer home sales
    Denver is already a prime place for retirement, and now the National Association of Realtors says that the area is among the 10 most likely to see an influx of baby boomers buying homes.NAR researched 100 metro areas nationwide with lower state...
  • Loveland Kids
    Today’s Colorado ski and snow report: news you can use
    We went back on hiatus for a few days this week again simply because there was nothing new under the sun, a sun that has been shining on Colorado’s snow for awhile and will continue to shine through Saturday. Then, things will change for the...
  • Outdoor Adventure in Colorado
    Eleven Reasons to Visit the Beautiful State of Colorado
    The launch of responsibletravel.com’s in-depth guide to authentic Colorado highlights 11 reasons why this state is a quintessentially cool travel destination.The new travel guide, written by responsibletravel.com, the leading online site for...
  • Breck Sunrise
    Today’s Colorado ski and snow report: the week ahead and beyond
    We went on a short hiatus these past few days, but the snow is still on hiatus in Colorado as well. Fortunately, despite the lack of appreciable snow over the past week or so, more terrain has opened and more will this week as Aspen Highlands and...