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Breck, Vail Resorts squabble over parking

Lift-ticket tax proposal stirs up bad blood

Staff Report

FRISCO — The long-running love-hate soap opera between Breckenridge and Vail Resorts took a nasty turn this week, as town officials vowed to forge ahead with putting an admissions (lift-ticket) tax on the November ballot, while… 897 more words

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Poll: Breckenridge residents want a parking structure

Voters support new tax to address parking and congestion

Staff Report

FRISCO — Polling early this summer in Breckenridge appears to confirm what many residents and visitors already know — parking and congestion are serious issues for the Colorado resort town, which in some ways is choking on its own success. 423 more words

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Morning photo: Sunday set

Overview …

Fireweed blooming along in the Rocky Mountains.

Morning light over Peak One.

The cove.

Forest regrowth.

South to west pano.

FRISCO —I made it out for an early morning photo sesh/dogwalk today, heading to one of my favorite wrinkled areas along the shore of Dillon Reservoir. 161 more words

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Morning photo: Half light

From the vault …

A thin layer of clouds helps break the sunlight into visible rays.

Still moon.

Blue light.

Breaking dawn.

Eclipse light over Arapahoe Basin. 121 more words

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Morning photo: The wide view ...

Lovely landscapes

Mayflower Gulch.

Morning dew sparkles on a patch of wild penstemon near Frisco, Colorado.

The arc of the stream …

Wildflowers along the shore of Dillon Reservoir. 130 more words

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Morning photo: Sunday set

Summer days …

A cluster of columbines in Mayflower Gulch.

Wild roses in the high country of Colorado responded to the wet spring by producing especially large blossoms this year. 158 more words

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New bug outbreak hitting Colorado trees

State foresters say pine needle scale infestation may be linked with heavy use of pesticides in war against pine beetles

By Bob Berwyn

FRISCO — Colorado forest experts are documenting an unprecedented outbreak of… 731 more words

Environment