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Vail Valley man missing since Sunday found dead near Avon home

January 21, 2020

Landscaping and construction, while honorable professions, could not contain Cole Greenfield’s dreams. He wanted to be a worldwide ecotourism guide based in Iceland. Greenfield, 24, had been missing since Friday and was found dead Tuesday....


How will Colorado’s public health insurance option work?

January 19, 2020

Last session, Colorado lawmakers directed state agencies to create a plan for a new “state option” for health insurance, but much still needs to happen before you could buy in. A report released in November estimated people who buy...












Sweet Coloradough opens new location in Rifle

December 24, 2019

When Aaron and Anne Badolato moved from the Denver area to Glenwood Springs, the financial planner and registered nurse realized something was missing. “‘There are no doughnut shops,’” Anne Badolato recalled her husband saying. “So,...


Eagle County economy growing slightly more diverse

December 23, 2019

Eagle County’s economy is diversifying by adding jobs outside the tourist industry. That’s a positive sign, writes Rachel Lunney, economic development director for the Northwest Colorado Council of Governments, in her fourth-quarter report. Construction and health...



Tipton backs campaign to fight opioid addiction

December 21, 2019

U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton has joined a national social media campaign to destigmatize opioid addiction and stem the tide of overdose deaths still plaguing Colorado, where there were 543 opioid-related deaths in 2018. Tipton, who...