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Ski Championships Are Like A Long Prime Time Commercial For Colorado In Europe

The final preparations for the World Alpine Ski Championships are underway as the opening ceremonies kicked off in Vail Monday evening. The sporting event is expected to have a huge economic impact on Colorado.

02/02/2015

Signs are seen at the entrance to the Birds of Prey course ahead of the 2015 FIS Alpine World Ski Championships on February 1, 2015 in Beaver Creek, Colorado. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Lots To Do, See With Alpine World Ski Championships In Colorado

Get some of the information you’ll need if you plan to attend the Alpine World Ski Championships.

02/02/2015

Mikaela Shiffrin, left, and Lindsey Vonn, right (credit: CBS)

Hometown Skiers Vonn, Shiffrin Getting Lots Of Attention At Worlds

Mikaela Shiffrin has told CBS4 Lindsey Vonn is certainly her idol, but now they’re sharing the spotlight in the Vail Valley for this year’s Alpine Ski World Championships.

02/01/2015

Lindsey Vonn of the USA competes during the Audi FIS Alpine Ski World Cup Women's Super-G on January 19, 2015 in Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy. (Photo by Christophe Pallot/Agence Zoom/Getty Images)

Vonn Relishes Being Women’s All-Time World Cup Wins Leader

Caught up in the moment, Lindsey Vonn sprayed sparkling wine everywhere as she celebrated with family, friends and fellow skiers following her record-breaking performance.

01/20/2015

In fact, there is a Plan B. It's called taking a break from Broncos football for a few months. (credit: CBS)

6 Non-Football Sports To Tide Over Broncos Fans Before NFL Preseason Mercifully Arrives

Here are six non-Broncos teams and sports events (yes, they do exist) to keep you engaged each month before the Broncos play a meaningless preseason game.

01/14/2015

Bruce Plummer, left,  Jamie Quintana, right (credit: CBS/Eagle County Sheriff)

Suspect, Victim In Minturn Shooting Were Reportedly Friends

A 46-year-old man is in serious condition after being shot in Minturn.

01/12/2015

The Bustang bus service (credit: CBS)

‘Bustang’ Bus Service Takes Passengers Along Front Range

The Colorado Department of Transportation is kicking off a new bus service for passengers along the Interstate 25 and Interstate 70 corridors later this spring.

01/08/2015

Audi FIS Alpine Ski World Cup - Women's Downhill

Film Documents Lindsey Vonn’s Return From 2 Knee Surgeries

Lindsey Vonn’s comeback from two knee surgeries will be the subject of an upcoming documentary featuring footage from the operating room along with rehab sessions in her hometown of Vail, Colorado.

01/05/2015

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Colorado Resort Towns Worry Over Pot Perception

Business is booming in Colorado’s mountain resorts, and the addition of recreational marijuana stores this year has attracted customers curious about legalized pot.

12/15/2014

A skier study at Vail hopes to show dynamics of sport (credit: CBS)

Scientists Use Sensors To Determine Dynamics Of Skiing On Body

What exactly happens inside the body when skiing is something researchers from the University of Denver traveled to Vail to find out.

12/10/2014

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