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David O. Williams is an award-winning energy, environment, sports and outdoor writer based in the Vail Valley. His work has appeared in publications as diverse as the The New York Times, Chicago Tribune, Denver Post, SKI, SKIING, Powder, People, LA Weekly and the Huffington Post.

Can Vonn claim all-time victory mark and will Shiffrin return to dominant form?

Can Vonn claim all-time victory mark and will Shiffrin return to dominant form?

As the World Cup circuit departed North America last weekend and settled in Europe for the next couple of months, there are some big questions facing U.S. Ski Team standouts…

World Cup heads back to Europe; North America shrugs

World Cup heads back to Europe; North America shrugs

Athletes in America’s No. 1 sport, football, hate the idea of an NFL franchise in Europe. Travel would be exhausting, the food’s weird, and they just generally don’t want to…

Where do Colorado lawmakers stand on CIA torture? No telling with Gardner

Where do Colorado lawmakers stand on CIA torture? No telling with Gardner

Sorry if you were trying to get on either site (Real Vail or Real Aspen) Tuesday afternoon into this morning. Right after I posted quick stories reporting on Colorado lawmaker…

Four Seasons Resort Bora Bora offers unrivaled ocean beauty, surprising access

Four Seasons Resort Bora Bora offers unrivaled ocean beauty, surprising access

In his 18 years working for Four Seasons, Michel Volk has literally toured the world – from London to Vail to elephant camp in Thailand – but he says none…

Know your edibles: pot packaging battle looms in legislature

Know your edibles: pot packaging battle looms in legislature

Marijuana entrepreneur Nick Brown prefers education to regulation when it comes to the packaging, production and marketing of edible pot products so they stay out of the hands (and mouths)…

Glenwood’s McKennis poised for dramatic return to World Cup circuit at Lake Louise

Glenwood’s McKennis poised for dramatic return to World Cup circuit at Lake Louise

Alice McKennis, born in Glenwood Springs and raised on a ranch near New Castle, returned with a vengeance to the World Cup circuit Tuesday, finishing fourth in a downhill training…

More women needed to break gridlock in Congress, political parity expert says

More women needed to break gridlock in Congress, political parity expert says

A record number of women will serve in the 114th U.S. Congress after this month’s midterm elections, but that representation still falls woefully short of the numbers needed to end…

Snow, cold should help race crews get back on track in Colorado

Snow, cold should help race crews get back on track in Colorado

Cold weather is finally moving back into Colorado’s high country this week, just in time for crews at Aspen to begin full-scale snowmaking efforts for the return of the Aspen…

Dems need late rally to keep extreme candidates out of office in state, U.S. Senate

Dems need late rally to keep extreme candidates out of office in state, U.S. Senate

A Republican friend of mine whom I consider a moderate voice of reason on some issues and a complete crackpot on others took the time the other day to scold…

GOP wants Colorado control of federal lands

GOP wants Colorado control of federal lands

Republicans aren’t just gunning for control of both houses of the State Legislature on Tuesday, they’d also like state government to take over millions of acres of federal lands in…

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