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Summit Daily News
Real estate, construction revenues jump in Summit CountyDespite a warm, dry February, sales tax collections across Summit County were u
Real estate, construction revenues jump in Summit County
Summit Daily News / Posted an hour ago
Despite a warm, dry February, sales tax collections across Summit County were up for the month. Town of Frisco revenue specialist Chad Most said the lack of snow did not prevent a steady stream of visitors from heading to the high country. “The... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Panhandlers in the Ohio Valley: Their Storiesindicted in teen's heroin death at Ohio hotelMom, grandma indicted in teen's he
Panhandlers in the Ohio Valley: Their Stories
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 2 hours ago
indicted in teen's heroin death at Ohio hotelMom, grandma indicted in teen's heroin death at Ohio hotel Photo Credit: Summit County Sheriff The mother and grandmother of a teen who died from a heroin overdose at an Ohio hotel have been... Read more
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The Suburbanite
Camp Reliance returns with new look in Greento have boots, a hat, uniform and various personal items. During the week the c
Camp Reliance returns with new look in Green
The Suburbanite / Posted 2 hours ago
to have boots, a hat, uniform and various personal items. During the week the camp will be supervised by members of the Summit County Sheriff's Office, with 24-hour security and supervision provided at the camp. In addition Green Fire and... Read more
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Denver Post
Whitewater rafting season arrives in ColoradoSUMMIT COUNTY — You'd better believe it's whitewater season in Colorado. And th
Whitewater rafting season arrives in Colorado
Denver Post / Posted 3 hours ago
SUMMIT COUNTY — You'd better believe it's whitewater season in Colorado. And the best is still yet to come. Over the weekend, Performance Tours Rafting and several other outfitters started running tours on the Arkansas River and Browns Canyon route... Read more
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CBS Denver
Rock-Crushing Plan Along Swan River Has Summit County Residents UpsetBRECKENRIDGE, Colo. (CBS4) – People packed a meeting in Summit County on Tuesda
Rock-Crushing Plan Along Swan River Has Summit County Residents Upset
CBS Denver / Posted 13 hours ago
BRECKENRIDGE, Colo. (CBS4) – People packed a meeting in Summit County on Tuesday to show their disapproval of a rock-crushing operation. But the county commissioners denied their appeal, meaning the project is full steam ahead. Rocks left behind my... Read more
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Vail Daily
Huskies baseball beats Basalt, 6-4, on Mondayskipper Jose Meza said. “It’s definitely a big plus coming back from the break
Huskies baseball beats Basalt, 6-4, on Monday
Vail Daily / Posted 13 hours ago
skipper Jose Meza said. “It’s definitely a big plus coming back from the break and getting a W.” Battle Mountain hosts Summit County today at 1 p.m. for a doubleheader. “We have almost a third of our season in one week, so it’s nice to get... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Take 5: Interview with U.S. Olympic Hall of Fame rower Peggy Baileycalling. “I tried it, I liked it and that was the start of it,” said Bailey, w
Take 5: Interview with U.S. Olympic Hall of Fame rower Peggy Bailey
Summit Daily News / Posted 14 hours ago
calling. “I tried it, I liked it and that was the start of it,” said Bailey, who has lived and worked and rowed in Summit County since the early ‘80s. “I guess you could call me a walk-on.” By 1976, Bailey and a crew of top-level... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Whitewater season arrives in Colorado with rafting in Browns Canyon, Upper Colorado RiverSUMMIT COUNTY — You’d better believe it’s whitewater season. And the best is st
Whitewater season arrives in Colorado with rafting in Browns Canyon, Upper Colorado River
Summit Daily News / Posted 16 hours ago
SUMMIT COUNTY — You’d better believe it’s whitewater season. And the best is still yet to come. Over the weekend, local company Performance Tours Rafting and several other outfitters started running tours on the Arkansas River and perpetually... Read more
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Park Record
Utah Department of Transportation kicks off summer construction projectsis scheduled for completion in late August, Gleason said, adding, however, that
Utah Department of Transportation kicks off summer construction projects
Park Record / Posted 17 hours ago
is scheduled for completion in late August, Gleason said, adding, however, that the date could change. Derrick Radke, Summit County public works director, said the county is typically notified of UDOT's scheduled projects during their annual... Read more
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Park Record
Park City leaders detail personal business interestsas a special service contract. The organization also receives grants from Vail
Park City leaders detail personal business interests
Park Record / Posted 18 hours ago
as a special service contract. The organization also receives grants from Vail Resorts, Intermountain Healthcare and the Summit County government. Gerber listing a residence on Upper Iron Horse Loop Road and her employment with Aloha Ski &... Read more
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Park Record
Sheriff's Report, May 4-6, 2016Deputies respond to vehicle fire in Oakley A man was arrested in Oakley on Sat
Sheriff's Report, May 4-6, 2016
Park Record / Posted 18 hours ago
Deputies respond to vehicle fire in Oakley A man was arrested in Oakley on Saturday after Summit County dispatch received a report that a vehicle was on fire, according to the Sheriff's Office. At around 7:15 p.m., deputies responded to a location... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Colorado Escapist: Spring backcountry skiing in powder magnet Montezumawandering out into the snowy unknown on quests to deliver news and religion to
Colorado Escapist: Spring backcountry skiing in powder magnet Montezuma
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 18 hours ago
wandering out into the snowy unknown on quests to deliver news and religion to remote mountain communities. Today in Summit County, the “quest” for great snow is a popular topic of conversation, as everyone is looking for hidden gems just... Read more
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Daily Mail
Mom, gran of Ohio teen who overdosed in family heroin party indictedyour poison, then we are going to hold you criminally responsible.' All four o
Mom, gran of Ohio teen who overdosed in family heroin party indicted
Daily Mail / Posted 23 hours ago
your poison, then we are going to hold you criminally responsible.' All four of the accused will be arraigned Wednesday in Summit County Common Pleas Court. Andrew Frye's legal guardian was his great-aunt Tammy Smith, sister of Brenda Frey. His... Read more
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Park Record
Police increase Park City School District presencesaid officers working the overnight shift between Monday and Tuesday monitored
Police increase Park City School District presence
Park Record / Posted yesterday
said officers working the overnight shift between Monday and Tuesday monitored Park City High School. Kirk said the Summit County Sheriff's Office and the Park City Fire District were at the school as well.Miller said the situation first... Read more
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The Suburbanite
Mother, three others indicted in teen's heroin deathsaid that Andrew Frye was found dead in a hotel room in Green on April 6. Three
Mother, three others indicted in teen's heroin death
The Suburbanite / Posted yesterday
said that Andrew Frye was found dead in a hotel room in Green on April 6. Three others also have been indicted by a Summit County grand jury on charges tied to the teen's death. Posted May. 3, 2016 at 10:53 AM Posted May. 3, 2016 at 10:53... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Mother, grandmother among 4 indicted in connection with 16-old’s overdose deathin his overdose death. According to prosecutors, Andrew Frye, 16, was found de
Mother, grandmother among 4 indicted in connection with 16-old’s overdose death
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted yesterday
in his overdose death. According to prosecutors, Andrew Frye, 16, was found dead in a hotel room in Green on April 6. The Summit County Medical Examiner's Office determined that he died from injecting heroin. **For previous coverage, watch the... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Mother, 3 others indicted in teen's hotel heroin deathof Akron, is charged with involuntary manslaughter, child endangering and tampe
Mother, 3 others indicted in teen's hotel heroin death
WKYC Cleveland / Posted yesterday
of Akron, is charged with involuntary manslaughter, child endangering and tampering with evidence. Heather Frye (Photo: Summit County Sheriff) Frye's son, Andrew, died April 6 at the Super 8 at the 1600 block of Corporate Woods Parkway. Andrew... Read more
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Vail Daily
Huskies baseball beats Basalt, 6-4week, so it’s nice to get this run started on a positive note,” Huskies skipper
Huskies baseball beats Basalt, 6-4
Vail Daily / Posted yesterday
week, so it’s nice to get this run started on a positive note,” Huskies skipper Jose Meza said. “It’s definitely a big plus coming back from the break and getting a W.” Battle Mountain hosts Summit County on Wednesday at 1 p.m. for a doubleh... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Summit County sheriff race begins with a Republican nominationSummit County Sheriff John Minor declared last week he will complete his tenure
Summit County sheriff race begins with a Republican nomination
Summit Daily News / Posted yesterday
Summit County Sheriff John Minor declared last week he will complete his tenure in the role on May 30 and immediately transition over to being Silverthorne’s chief of police, leaving the county’s elected position vacant. The county’s Republican... Read more
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Vail Daily
Colorado Escapist: Spring backcountry skiing in powder magnet Montezumawandering out into the snowy unknown on quests to deliver news and religion to
Colorado Escapist: Spring backcountry skiing in powder magnet Montezuma
Vail Daily / Posted yesterday
wandering out into the snowy unknown on quests to deliver news and religion to remote mountain communities. Today in Summit County, the “quest” for great snow is a popular topic of conversation, as everyone is looking for hidden gems just... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Surviving Summit: Rethink your core to find relief from back painyou exercise all the time or not at all, you can take the first step by buildin
Surviving Summit: Rethink your core to find relief from back pain
Summit Daily News / Posted yesterday
you exercise all the time or not at all, you can take the first step by building good posture and rest will follow. Eric Dube is a licensed physical therapist and orthopedic clinical specialist with Howard Head Sports Medicine in Summi... Read more
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Park Record
Parkites Connect to raise mental health awarenessis, from left, Jim Whitney, Dodi Wilson, Lana Youngberg, Lynne and Ed Rutan, Ra
Parkites Connect to raise mental health awareness
Park Record / Posted 2 days ago
is, from left, Jim Whitney, Dodi Wilson, Lana Youngberg, Lynne and Ed Rutan, Ray Freer, Laura Waugaman and Dirk Beal. The organization will present an array of events around Park City and Summit County for Mental Health Month. (Shane/Park... Read more
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Park Record
Motocross track owner files appeal with Summit County Matter will go before the Summit County Council in JuneTrack owner files appe
Motocross track owner files appeal with Summit County
Park Record / Posted 2 days ago
Matter will go before the Summit County Council in JuneTrack owner files appealMatter will go before County Council in June Matter will go before County Council in JuneAngelique McNaughton, The... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
2 murdered on Akron's west sidea double murder on Akron’s west side. Authorities say it happened overnight in
2 murdered on Akron's west side
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 2 days ago
a double murder on Akron’s west side. Authorities say it happened overnight in the 1200 block of Hartford Avenue. The Summit County Medical Examiner’s Office had been dispatched to the scene. No additional details were immediately... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Local school district offers ways to avoid ‘summer slide’level of the County Commons, will shift to summer hours on Monday, June 6, 1-4
Local school district offers ways to avoid ‘summer slide’
Summit Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
level of the County Commons, will shift to summer hours on Monday, June 6, 1-4 p.m., also Monday through Thursday. All Summit County teens, ages 12 to 18, are invited to drop in whenever they would like, free of charge. There, they can enjoy a... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Summit Extreme 13U baseball team takes Castle Rock tourney, 5-0, after spending April indoorsBaseball in Summit County is, in some ways, an oxymoron. A location well-known
Summit Extreme 13U baseball team takes Castle Rock tourney, 5-0, after spending April indoors
Summit Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Baseball in Summit County is, in some ways, an oxymoron. A location well-known for high-elevation ski resorts, long winters and countless feet of snow doesn’t exactly coincide with a sport typically played in short sleeves and on green grass. Snow... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Akron woman killed after boyfriend runs her over with car after a fightthe home, he hit the woman with his car and took off. He was arrested and char
Akron woman killed after boyfriend runs her over with car after a fight
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 2 days ago
the home, he hit the woman with his car and took off. He was arrested and charged with a felony hit-skip and is in the Summit County Jail awaiting arraignment. Police also expect more charges to be filed. The name of the woman has not been... Read more
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La Junta Tribune-Democrat
Teams address mental health crisis in jailsA team of criminal justice, behavioral health and elected professionals from Ki
Teams address mental health crisis in jails
La Junta Tribune-Democrat / Posted 3 days ago
A team of criminal justice, behavioral health and elected professionals from Kiowa, Otero, and Prowers County attended a two-day summit this week that brought together select teams from U.S. communities of all sizes as part of a national initiative... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Hike Summit County: Spring hiking at Colorado National Monument and Rattlesnake Canyonare warmer than the snow-capped tundra on mountain summits, but not too hot for
Hike Summit County: Spring hiking at Colorado National Monument and Rattlesnake Canyon
Summit Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
are warmer than the snow-capped tundra on mountain summits, but not too hot for a refreshing hike. To the west of Summit County, Colorado National Monument is a favorite destination for day hikes among the eroded red rock plateaus, with... Read more
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Summit Daily News
After two terms as mayor of the Kingdom, Warner passes on the crownEight years as mayor of the Kingdom go by quickly; John Warner can attest. The
After two terms as mayor of the Kingdom, Warner passes on the crown
Summit Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
Eight years as mayor of the Kingdom go by quickly; John Warner can attest. The longtime Summit County resident handed over the helm to Eric Mamula on Tuesday after serving two consecutive terms leading the town. Warner has guided Breckenridge... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Quandary: Taking a dip in Dillon Reservoirthere’s always a pontoon boat waiting for you at the marina. Quandary, an old
Quandary: Taking a dip in Dillon Reservoir
Summit Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
there’s always a pontoon boat waiting for you at the marina. Quandary, an old and wise mountain goat, has been around Summit County for ages, and has the answers to any question about life, love and laws in the High Country. Have a question... Read more
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Summit Daily News
This week in Summit County history: Miner meets death in Montezuma mineThis week in history as reported by the Summit County Journal 100 years ago, th
This week in Summit County history: Miner meets death in Montezuma mine
Summit Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
This week in history as reported by the Summit County Journal 100 years ago, the week of May 1. Zeeka Heilman, aged 28, a machine man, was instantly killed in a stope at the Jumbo mine in Montezuma Sunday morning at 9 o’clock, when a slab of rock... Read more
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The Suburbanite
Springfield Lake Park going to the dogsfor pets and their humans to have a day filled with fun while raising money and
Springfield Lake Park going to the dogs
The Suburbanite / Posted 4 days ago
for pets and their humans to have a day filled with fun while raising money and awareness. Vulnerable animals in Summit County are benefited by the funds raised during the walk.Proceeds will benefit Humane Society of Greater Akron animals... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Can Colorado athletes overcome altitude and genetics?Leadville 100 and Breck Epic mountain bike stage race. “We’re just too high to
Can Colorado athletes overcome altitude and genetics?
Summit Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
Leadville 100 and Breck Epic mountain bike stage race. “We’re just too high to make it effective.” When Cospolich moved to Summit County at 19 years old, she already had an advantage on runners from sea level because she grew up in Boulder. Her... Read more
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Park Record
Summit County to debut mail-in ballot system for June primary Registered voters to receive letters this week about the new ssytem This wee
Summit County to debut mail-in ballot system for June primary
Park Record / Posted 4 days ago
Registered voters to receive letters this week about the new ssytem This week, more than 23,000 registered voters will receive letters about Summit County's new mail-in ballot system and... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Arapahoe Basin Ski Area hosts springtime music, eventsWhile every other Summit County resort stopped turning its lifts, Arapahoe Basi
Arapahoe Basin Ski Area hosts springtime music, events
Summit Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
While every other Summit County resort stopped turning its lifts, Arapahoe Basin Ski Area is just now gearing up for its spring season on the mountain. With the chance of May powder days and plenty of sunshine, locals and Front Rangers alike are... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
See how the RNC is already impacting cities outside of Clevelandvisitors. The City of Akron is also seeing their hotels booked to capacity. FO
See how the RNC is already impacting cities outside of Cleveland
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 4 days ago
visitors. The City of Akron is also seeing their hotels booked to capacity. FOX 8's Dave Nethers says they are hoping their visitors will venture out of the hotels and experience what Summit County has to offer. *Watch Dave's report above for m... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Colorado Escapist: Spring backcountry skiing in powder magnet Montezumawandering out into the snowy unknown on quests to deliver news and religion to
Colorado Escapist: Spring backcountry skiing in powder magnet Montezuma
Summit Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
wandering out into the snowy unknown on quests to deliver news and religion to remote mountain communities. Today in Summit County, the “quest” for great snow is a popular topic of conversation, as everyone is looking for hidden gems just... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Manchester voters to see bond issue on August ballotSponseller. “We are trying to reach everybody.” Treasurer Jennifer Rucker file
Manchester voters to see bond issue on August ballot
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 5 days ago
Sponseller. “We are trying to reach everybody.” Treasurer Jennifer Rucker filed the resolution for the bond issue with the Summit County Board of Elections. Also during the meeting, the board heard a presentation by senior class President Bryce... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
South Side Neighborhood WatchBy Staff Writer COVENTRY: Summit County sheriff’s deputies charged a 22-year-o
South Side Neighborhood Watch
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 5 days ago
By Staff Writer COVENTRY: Summit County sheriff’s deputies charged a 22-year-old Akron woman with three counts of child endangering April 12 after a fellow teacher from an East Waterloo Road preschool confirmed she witnessed the woman drag one child... Read more
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The Suburbanite
Springfield voters to see fire levy renewal with increased millagewith a 1-mill increase following action trustees took April 14.In their resolut
Springfield voters to see fire levy renewal with increased millage
The Suburbanite / Posted 5 days ago
with a 1-mill increase following action trustees took April 14.In their resolution, the board members requested that the Summit County Fiscal Office certify the total current tax valuation and the dollar amount of revenue that would be generated... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
County Council gets health report from SCPHBy Ariel Hakim DOWNTOWN AKRON — At their April 25 meeting, Summit County Counc
County Council gets health report from SCPH
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 5 days ago
By Ariel Hakim DOWNTOWN AKRON — At their April 25 meeting, Summit County Council members learned there haven’t been any Asian tiger mosquitos, the type known to carry the Zika virus, in Summit County for about 10 years, according to Summit County... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Green hires full-time law directorof unused prescription medications at the Summa Health Center Emergency Room at
Green hires full-time law director
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 5 days ago
of unused prescription medications at the Summa Health Center Emergency Room at Green, 1852 Franks Parkway, or at the Summit County Sheriff’s Office, 393 E. Turkeyfoot Lake Road. The next Council meeting is set for May 10, starting at 5 p.m.... Read more
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The Suburbanite
Village council seeks grants for Lakemore Fire Departmentgrants.A resolution to authorize the mayor to sign the intergovernmental agreem
Village council seeks grants for Lakemore Fire Department
The Suburbanite / Posted 5 days ago
grants.A resolution to authorize the mayor to sign the intergovernmental agreement for animal control services between Summit County and the village also was approved. The is an ongoing agreement that council approves every five years.Fees are... Read more
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The Suburbanite
Children learn about safety while preparing bikes for summerPark for a tune-up and to learn about safety when riding. The event is in its s
Children learn about safety while preparing bikes for summer
The Suburbanite / Posted 5 days ago
Park for a tune-up and to learn about safety when riding. The event is in its seventh year and is a partnership between the Summit County Sheriff, the city of Green and the Boy Scouts.Mike Wynn, leader of Boy Scout Troop 330, said the event is... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Teacher indicted for drugsanswer to a separate drug possession charge. Bond in that case was set at $5,00
Teacher indicted for drugs
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
answer to a separate drug possession charge. Bond in that case was set at $5,000, and court records show she bonded out of Summit County Jail on Tuesday. Prosecutors also said Gogel's indictment could trigger a probation violation of her Summit... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Skiing in the sun: A-Basin is the place for spring and summer snow funBasin, the undisputed king of spring and summertime skiing in Colorado. Founde
Skiing in the sun: A-Basin is the place for spring and summer snow fun
Greeley Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
Basin, the undisputed king of spring and summertime skiing in Colorado. Founded in December 1946, A-Basin is located in Summit County near the base of Loveland Pass and about seven miles east of sister mountain Keystone Resort. It’s also located... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Former Warren Harding teacher charged again with drug-possessionHigh School home-economics teacher, who was placed on a paid home assignment ap
Former Warren Harding teacher charged again with drug-possession
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 5 days ago
High School home-economics teacher, who was placed on a paid home assignment apart from students a year ago because of Summit County drug charges, has been indicted for drug offenses alleged to have occurred in December in Trumbull... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Summit County compromises in complex Keystone land dealSummit County is in the process of settling a deal to finalize residential deve
Summit County compromises in complex Keystone land deal
Summit Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
Summit County is in the process of settling a deal to finalize residential development on a piece of property in Keystone more than 20 years in the making. Summit’s Board of County Commissioners held a public hearing this past Tuesday, April 26 to... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Colorado Escapist: Spring backcountry skiing in Montezumawandering out into the snowy unknown on quests to deliver news and religion to
Colorado Escapist: Spring backcountry skiing in Montezuma
Summit Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
wandering out into the snowy unknown on quests to deliver news and religion to remote mountain communities. Today in Summit County, the “quest” for great snow is a popular topic of conversation, as everyone is looking for hidden gems just... Read more
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