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Morning photo: Mountain colors

Dawn patrol … and more

That moment …

Bumblebee love!

Dawn Patrol.

Peak One.

Tenmile Rainbow.

FRISCO —What could be better than a rainbow stretched across the jagged skyline of the Tenmile Range? 94 more words

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Summer rains keep Colorado mostly drought-free

El Niño projected to bring above average autumn precipitation

Staff Report

FRISCO —Serious drought conditions persisted across the far West in July, but Colorado’s wet spring and summer helped boost the state’s water supplies and stream flow forecasts going into the late summer and fall. 449 more words

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Morning photo: Golden days

Sweet sunrise …

Golden thistle.

Daybreak at Dillon Reservoir.

“If my words did glow …”

High Country.

Building storms.

FRISCO — With smoke and haze from distant wildfires hanging in the sky, the morning sunlight has been diffuse and gentle, creating some spectacular sunrise scenes along the shore of Dillon Reservoir. 100 more words

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Breckenridge, Vail Resorts compromise on proposed lift ticket tax

New ballot measure will exclude season passes

Staff Report

FRISCO — The ski town showdown over a proposed lift-ticket tax in Breckenridge ended with a whimper rather than a bang, as the town and Vail Resorts reached a compromise on the issue. 382 more words

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Funding finalized, CDOT will four-lane more of Hwy. 9

Busy highway to be moved away from Dillon Reservoir

Some community discussion on this project at this Facebook post.

Staff Report

FRISCO — With Vail Resorts, Breckenridge and Summit County pledging more than $1 million combined toward Highway 9 upgrades, the Colorado Department of Transportation will be able to move ahead with widening the busy highway in the Iron Springs section, between Farmers Korner and Frisco. 482 more words

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Morning photo: 'Walk me out in the morning dew ...'

The beauty around us

Thistle love …

A bumblebee forages for pollen near Frisco, Colorado.

Hidden lake.

Asters in the morning dew.

Bluebell.

FRISCO —Taking closeups with an iPhone camera — at least without a supplemental lens — isn’t always easy. 124 more words

Environment

Rally in Breckenridge to support climate action

‘Beat the Heat’ event aimed at showing public support for Clean Power Plan

Staff Report

FRISCO — Summit County residents have a chance to show their support for meaningful action to reduce heat-trapping greenhouse gas pollution at an Aug. 204 more words

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