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Utah Ski Industry Gets Jump Start From Vail

Skiers and snowboarders traveling to Utah this winter will find the same jagged mounting peaks looming just east of Salt Lake City and many familiar trails at the state’s 15 resorts. But they may also notice a few signs of the significant changes that occurred in the offseason.

11/24/2014

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Merry Marijuana: Pot Sellers Woo Holiday Shoppers In Colorado

That’s not mistletoe. From new marijuana strains for the holidays to gift sets and pot-and-pumpkin pies, the burgeoning marijuana industry in Colorado is scrambling to get a piece of the holiday shopping dollar.

11/24/2014

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Why Hail Damaged Cars In Metro Area Will Take 6 Months To Repair

Drivers in the Denver metro area who suffered hail damage to their vehicles in one of the severe storms this summer or fall will have to wait a long time to get those repairs.

11/21/2014

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Resort Operator Intrawest: CEO Resigns For Personal Reasons

Intrawest Resorts Holdings, which operates six North American ski resorts, says Chief Executive Officer Bill Jensen has resigned for personal reasons.

11/21/2014

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National Forest Recommends Land Swap for Ski Road

The Rio Grande National Forest recommended approval of a land swap Thursday that would allow a developer to build an access road to a proposed ski village near the remote Wolf Creek Ski Area in southwestern Colorado.

11/20/2014

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Black Friday Shopping Tips For Frugal Shoppers

More people are expected to hit their laptops and tablets to do their holiday shopping this year than ever before.

11/20/2014

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Smokers, Tobacco Users Won’t Be Hired By Centura Health

Centura Health will no longer hire smokers or tobacco users starting in January of next year.

11/20/2014

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Some Leadville Residents Didn’t Think Hospital Would Really Close

The only hospital in Leadville is closing. The closest hospitals to Leadville are in Vail, Frisco and Salida, but they’re all about an hour-drive away. That can be a death sentence for anyone with a heart attack or stroke.

11/19/2014

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Black Friday Might Not Be The Best Day To Get Holiday Discounts

The early bird may not get the worm during Black Friday shopping, and that means you could stay home and eat turkey.

11/19/2014

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Satellite Resorts: Skiing Lesser-Known Mountains

Big-name ski resorts might give you bragging rights when you go back to the office, but lesser-known mountains can give you something else: less crowded slopes, shorter lift lines and even outlets for Crock Pots.

11/18/2014

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