Ski resorts turn themselves into summer destinations

...after the snow melted at ski resorts, all that remained was grass, a gondola and the occasional alpine slide.But check out Vail Resorts' docket this summer: four zip lines, three ropes courses, 18 holes of disc golf, a climbing wall, a trampoline...

Cubs to honor Ernie Banks at opener

...his first start for his new team. NATIONALS: Third baseman Anthony Rendon was scheduled to meet with Dr. Steven Singleton in Vail, Colo., for a third opinion on his injured left knee.Dr. James Andrews on Monday confirmed the team's initial diagnosis...

Mr. Robert Vail (TIGNALL, Ga.)

TIGNALL, Ga. - Mr. Robert E. Vail, 86,. of Delhi Road, died Monday, evening at...veteran of WW II. He is survived by his wife, Ruth J. Vail of the home; two sons, Robert E. Vail Jr. of Chandler, Ariz. and Charles Vail of Clayton...

For the record

...39, both of AugustaLamar Darmargo Harris, 39, and Alecia Michelle Harper, 29, both of AugustaFILED MARCH 13Dameion D'vail Ramsey, 30, and Demia Rooleta Miggins, 28, both of AugustaTimothy Thomas Reckner, 21, of Richmond County, and Ciara Nicole...

Vail police ordered to give 911 records to Bryant's attorneys

...victory for Kobe Bryant's attorneys, a judge Monday ordered Vail police to turn over records of 911 calls made from the home of...Bryant's defense team but cannot be released to the public. The Vail police department, which handles emergency calls for Eagle County...

Vail welcomes options for skiers

...the offseason.The most prominent was Vail Resorts Inc.'s purchase of the state's...acquisition resolved a messy legal battle between Vail and Powdr Corp. that threatened to cancel...could be the country's largest ski area. Vail plans to build a connecting chair lift...

American teen Mikaela Shiffrin repeats in women's slalom

...earned bronze.With Lindsey Vonn done for these championships, the 19-year-old Shiffrin, who is from nearby Eagle-Vail, slipped into the role of hometown favorite and didn't disappoint.Leading after the first pass, Shiffrin fell behind in...

For the record

...driving, improper passing, failure to maintain lane, violation of the open containerThomas Branson, 32, of the 2100 block of Vail Drive, driving under the influence of alcohol, misdemeanor counts of driving with a suspended license, failure to stop at...

Back in top form, Vonn favorite in speed events at worlds

...she said.HOME COOKING: Olympic slalom champion Mikaela Shiffrin said the best part of having worlds so close to her Eagle-Vail home is getting to sleep in her own bed. Shiffrin will defend her world slalom title on Feb. 14. She will also race in the...

Lindsey Vonn sets record for World Cup victories at 63

...she has entered this season, making her the favorite in the downhill and super-G at next month's world championships in Vail and Beaver Creek, Colorado."That's an unbelievable comeback," said U.S. Alpine director Patrick Riml. "Her confidence...