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Happy Thanksgiving!

Greetings and gratitude from the Rocky Mountains

FRISCO — I’m so very grateful for all the loyal longtime Summit Voice readers and supporters — too many to name — and for new readers. 23 more words

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Morning photo: Ice!

Watching winter …

Black ice forming along the edge of Dillon Reservoir in Frisco, Colorado.

Morning sunlight streams into the Snake River Canyon near Keystone, Colorado. 133 more words

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Morning photo: Winter glow

Snow!

FRISCO — Usually in mid-November I’m waiting for snow, photographing ice formations on local creeks. But this year, the snow came before the ice, which means that some familiar spots look quite different. 109 more words

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Summit County session to focus on forest management

Panel features White River NF chief Scott Fitzwilliams and Colorado State Forest Service director Mike Lester

Staff Report

FRISCO — A lot of seedlings have sprouted since Summit County experienced the biggest pine beetle outbreak that anyone can remember, and the debate over the future of Colorado’s forests is very much alive — how much of the forest can we manage, and how can we make sure that will help forests in the long run? 199 more words

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Morning photo: Post-storm glow

November …

FRISCO — I feel like I’ve been holding my breath the past few weeks, waiting to see if it will actually snow. That late-fall period has been suspenseful for me since I was a little kid, starting to get seriously hooked on skiing, but the feeling has intensified the last few years, as global warming creates more and more uncertainty in global weather patterns. 170 more words

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Breckenridge to vote on Main Street pot sales

Drug stigma lingers for some residents of Colorado mountain town

By Summit Voice

FRISCO — Breckenridge voters will have a chance to micro-manage their town’s regulation of legal marijuana sales next month, with a special election set to determine whether the herb and its derivatives will be sold on Main Street. 567 more words

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Morning photo: November moon

Evening serenity

FRISCO — It not be a super moon this month, but that doesn’t make it any less appealing – plus, getting outside for a few minutes as the sun goes down in a blaze of tangerine-colored sky is good for your sanity. 87 more words

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