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  • Alpine
    Australia’s Alpine gives North America a taste of infectious pop
    Vocalist Lou James of Alpine discusses the indie pop act’s experiences from Melbourne’s talk of the town to international interest.When singer Lou James describes the band name muse Switzerland as “lush and surreal,” she...
  • News-Fair-Use-Fox Alpine Cemetery ghost Paranormal
    Ghost hunting at Alpine Cemetery
    Located North East of San Diego on a relatively flat plateau in the Cuyamaca Mountains lies the unincorporated city of Alpine California. It is believed Alpine was named for its environmental similarities to Switzerland. Alpine has a long and rich...
  • the Cafe at Viejas
    No matter the name, Viejas Casino has a new diner called the Cafe at Viejas
    the Cafe at Viejas, or is it Daisy’s Cafe http://www.viejas.com/pdfs/cafe-day.pdf? I don’t know for sure but from all I can see, it is supposed to be the Cafe at Viejas, located at 5000 Willow Rd in Alpine.Back about two years ago...
  • Camels in Alpine, UT
    Fun Alpine activities for the weekend
    There is more to Alpine, Utah than big houses and rich kids. Alpine, Utah is a beautiful, small city nestled right in the base of the Wasatch Mountains. While Alpine is a small city, there is a lot of fun outdoor adventure, and it is all free. If...
  • Comedy Night at The Flinn
    Comedy night benefit at The Flinn March 23
    March 18, 2012 (Flinn Springs, CA) – Drop in to the Flinn Springs Inn on the evening of Friday, March 23, and you will be entertained by some of East County’s finest funny folks!This Comedy Night event is a benefit for the Meltzer boys...
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    Green travel on a snowy white mountaintop
    A mountaintop might be the last place you would expect to find traffic congestion, but if you lived in one of the six countries sharing the European Alps, that’s exactly what you were faced with. The countries of Switzerland, Austria,...
  • Map of Wallow fire - data - 1205 6-7-2011
    Update on the Wallow fire in Arizona
    Updated at 3:55 p.m. MT, June 7, 2011.The Wallow fire has now been mapped at311,481 acres, according to a report from the incident management team on Tuesday. Ten structures have burned and 343 are threatened.We replaced the attached map with one...
  • Arizona's Wallow fire, pushed by thunderstorms, crosses Hwy 191
    Arizona's Wallow fire, pushed by thunderstorms, crosses Hwy 191
    Pushed by strong winds from thunderstorms, the Wallow fire at Alpine, Arizona crossed highwayU.S. Hwy. 191 resulting in a flurry of fire activity around Alpine, Nutrioso and Escudilla Mountain. The fire has burned 192,746 acres according toInciWeb...
  • Map of Wallow fire
    Massive "Wallow" wildfire in Arizona spreads 4 to 8 miles farther north
    Updated at 10:23 a.m. June 4, 2011The Wallow fire in southeastern Arizona, one of two huge fires burning in that area, spread an additional four to eight miles to the north on Friday, forcing more evacuation notices. The residents in the...
  • Wallow fire in southeast Arizona burns 100,000 acres in 2 days
    Wallow fire in southeast Arizona burns 100,000 acres in 2 days
    The Wallow and theHorseshoe 2 fires in southeast Arizona appear to be competing for the position of 4th largest fire in Arizona history; the Wallow fire just became the 4th largest fire ever recorded in the state. As you can see from the attached...
  • Alpine dedicates Wall of Honor on Memorial Day, 2011
    Alpine dedicates Wall of Honor on Memorial Day, 2011
    The Alpine Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9578 held a dedication ceremony for the new Wall of Honor on Monday, May 30, 2011. The Wall honors past and present members of the military, living and deceased. The project began as a small dedication...
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    Winter Park extends its summer activities through Sept. 27
    Winter Park Resort is open for summer activities Friday through Sunday only until Sept. 27 when the transition begins to winter operations. On Fridays, only the scenic chair lift, mini golf, the maze and Trestle Bike Park will be open, but...
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    Fall colors preview: Gunnison-Crested Butte area
    If it wasn’t for ski season, fall would be my favorite season in Colorado. We make an annual pilgrimage to enjoy the crisp fall air and the changing aspen trees as they cast a golden swath of color on the purple and green Rocky Mountains...
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    Buy two get one night free at Durango Mountain Resort before July 31
    Purgatory Lodgeat Durango Mountain Resort.If you book before July 31 and stay before Sept. 30, you can get a night free at Durango Mountain Resort (DMR) when you book two. The same deal then applies on a half-day Total Adventure Ticket at DMR ...
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    Star Spangled Butte: What's happening in Gunnison and Crested Butte this Fourth of July
    The route from Gothic to CrestedButte for the 1/3 marathon (about eight miles) benefitting the Rocky MountainBiological Laboratory (go tohttp://rmbl.org/rockymountainbiolab/gothic-to-crested-butte-13rd-m.htmlfor more info). They call it the Gothic...