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Looking to grab first chair on one of Summit County’s ski resorts? Check out these grab-and-go breakfast options.

Summit County takes its skiing and riding seriously. With four resorts nestled within its county lines, those who are passionate about the sport will hustle to make “first chair,” the term used to describe someone... → Read More

Staying in town? Here’s a list of restaurants open in Summit County on Thanksgiving

Editor’s note: If your restaurant is open on Thanksgiving but is not included on this list, email Summit Daily’s digital engagement editor, Jenna deJong, at jdejong@summitdaily.com. People looking for a hassle-free Thanksgiving in the mountains,... → Read More

If your restaurant is open on Thanksgiving, tell the

Not everyone feels the need to eat a traditional Thanksgiving meal. For some, going out to eat and celebrating the holiday with loved ones is more than enough. Owners and managers of Summit County restaurants... → Read More

Mountain Comfort Furnishings & Design hosting Free Furniture Friday in Frisco this week

Mountain Comfort Furnishings & Design is hosting its Free Furniture Friday this coming Friday, Nov. 18, at its store in Frisco. According to a news release from the company, it “will be giving away a... → Read More

Spending Thanksgiving in Summit County? Order a holiday meal to-go at one of these local businesses.

Editor’s note: If your business is offering a to-go Thanksgiving meal but is not included on this list, email Summit Daily’s digital engagement editor, Jenna deJong, at jdejong@summitdaily.com or take this survey. There’s something cozy... → Read More

If you’re a Summit County restaurant preparing Thanksgiving meals, tell the Summit Daily News

Calling all Summit County restaurants and caterers: The Summit Daily News is compiling a list of businesses that are preparing Thanksgiving dinners for a story that will be published online and in the print issue... → Read More

Live updates: Live coverage for Summit County’s Nov. 8 Election Day

Editor’s note: This story will be updated as we receive results and more information regarding the election. 10:17 p.m.: It looks like Colorado voters are split on Proposition 122, which would legalize regulated access to... → Read More

Summit County firefighters host “engine push-in” ceremony in Blue River to celebrate new engine

To celebrate its new fire engine, The Red, White & Blue Fire Protection District held an “engine push-in” ceremony on Tuesday, Oct. 18, with the town of Blue River. The ceremony was held in celebration... → Read More

Why fall might be one of the best times to hike one of Summit County’s 14ers or 13ers

In the summer months, people flock to Summit County to take advantage of the area’s vast trail system, and among those looking to stretch their legs are hikers willing to ascend to the top of... → Read More

Summit County’s COVID-19 incidence rate spikes slightly compared to last week

Summit County’s COVID-19 incidence rate spiked in the last week. According to the county’s website, its cumulative seven-day incidence rate is about 84 cases per 100,000 people, up from 48 cases last week. This breaks... → Read More

Head-on collision just north of Silverthorne ends in five individuals transported to St. Anthony Summit Hospital

Five individuals were transported to St. Anthony Summit Hospital on Thursday, Sept. 30 after a head-on collision on Colorado Highway 9 just north of Silverthorne. According to Colorado State Patrol Master Trooper Gary Cutler, a... → Read More

Tenmile Toastmasters to host Linda Rhea, former Summit County treasurer on Sept. 13

Summit County’s Toastmasters International chapter is hosting a keynote speaker for its meeting Tuesday, Sept. 13. According to an email from the club’s president, Drew Roberts, the club will host Linda Rhea who is a... → Read More

Bluebird Market in Silverthorne opens its event space

Summit County officially has another event space. Called Summit Assembly at Bluebird Market, the event space has 6,000 square feet of space that can hold functions like weddings, corporate events, immersive art shows and holiday... → Read More

Mind Springs Health promotes and hires three individuals for new roles

Quite a few new people have joined Mind Springs Health’s organization. According to a news release from the organization, Laura Byard and Frank P. James have joined the organization’s executive leadership team. Byard is the... → Read More

Summit County real estate sales totaled over $58.6M for the last week of May

535 S. Park Ave., Unit 217, Breckenridge Owner: Walker Family Living Trust Date: May 23, 2022 Price: $587,000 Subdivision: Liftside Condos 23110 U.S. Highway 6, Unit 162, Summit County Owner: Norman A. Loomis IV Date:... → Read More

Pet scene: Summit County’s adoptable pets for the week of Aug. 7

The following animals are available for adoption at the Summit County Animal Shelter. Call the shelter at 970-668-3230 with questions. The most recent list of animals available for adoption can be found on the shelter’s website.... → Read More

Summit County real estate sales totaled over $39.6M for the third week of May

0394 Rena Road, Summit County Owner: Kevin R. Hopkins Date: May 16, 2022 Price: $1,505,000 Subdivision: 39 Degrees North 107 N Harris St., Unit 204, Breckenridge Owner: Daniel D. Kane Date: May 16, 2022 Price:... → Read More

Pet scene: Summit County’s adoptable pets for the week of July 31

The following animals are available for adoption at the Summit County Animal Shelter. Call the shelter at 970-668-3230 with questions. The most recent list of animals available for adoption can be found on the shelter’s website.... → Read More

Summit County real estate sales totaled over $44.3M for the second week of May

4400 Lodge Pole Circle, Building H, Unit 206, Summit County Owner: Jeffrey A. Bontrager Date: May 9, 2022 Price: $610,000 Subdivision: Treehouse Condos 1521 Ski Hill Road, Unit 8509, Breckenridge Owner: Luke Angerhofer Date: May... → Read More

Photos: Copper Mountain hosts a conservation summit on Wednesday, July 27

Copper Mountain hosted a conservation summit on Wednesday, July 27. According to an email from the resort’s spokesperson, Olivia Butrymovich, the event had three key focuses: To understand the severity of climate change within the... → Read More