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...

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...

Skiing can be cheaper than you think when hunting for deals

...walk-up, single-day lift ticket at Vail and Beaver Creek ski resorts topped $100...you."Although large resorts such as Vail, Breckenridge and Keystone offer varied...Until 2009, an unrestricted pass to Vail Resorts at Vail Mountain, Beaver Creek...

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...

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...

Man found living in vacant home arrested

...vacant home, deputies say.Richmond County sheriff's deputies were called Saturday to the vacant home in the 2100 block of Vail Drive.Neighbors told deputies that Matthew Lavertt Wilson had entered the home through the rear sliding door and slept inside...

Avoid crowds, costs on ski getaways

...they had rented in Breckenridge, Colo., as a base for the week while visiting several mountains in the area: Breckenridge, Vail, Beaver Creek, Keystone and Arapahoe. They'd even bought a type of pass good at multiple resorts.The first three days...

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...

Off-season moves hot topic among players

...The moves were a hot topic of discussion among players including Sidney Crosby and Patrick Kane during a recent hockey camp in Vail, Colo., recalled Avalanche forward Matt Duchene. "We talked about how it was an arms race in our division," he said...