Colorado's recent snow has caused headaches for some; blocking off roads and shutting down schools.
However, skiers and snowboarders aren't too upset; it's the snow they've been waiting for. The stores that keep them stocked up are happy to see it too.
"Definitely a big sigh of relief,"... more »
ASPEN, Colo. (AP) - A 22-year-old man who crashed into a 7-year-old while snowboarding in Snowmass in March was acquitted of reckless endangerment and third-degree assault charges.
The Aspen Times reported Saturday that that Pitkin County jurors delivered their verdict Friday after 90 minutes of deliberation.
Prosecutors alleged... more »
A snowboarder has died after an accident near Winter Park. The resort says the 49 year old man was a long time resident of the Fraser Valley.
He was reportedly snowboarding on US Forest Service land near the resort. The ski patrol found him in area of dense trees... more »
A U.S. Forest Service official has affirmed a decision blocking Crested Butte Mountain Resort's plans to expand onto Snodgrass Mountain.
Deputy Regional Forester Jim Pena last week rejected the ski resort's appeal of a decision by Gunnison National Forest Supervisor Charlie Richmond in November to block the proposal. Richmond... more »
Wednesday night millions of people watched USA snowboarder Shaun White take home a gold medal in the half pipe. White started snowboarding at age 7 and has since trained with the worlds best. But one young boy in Dubuque is learning to navigate the slopes at a much younger age.... more »