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The interesting and interested life of Vail’s Bob Parker

Bob Parker was a 10th Mountain Division soldier who returned to Colorado to help create Vail. He was a marketing genius but also a poet and an archaeologist.
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Restoring the Eagle River in Camp Hale

A vision gains support for freeing Eagle River from WWII straitjacket by Allen Best RED CLIFF, Colo. — Work could begin in 2018 in restoring the Eagle River at Camp Hale, the training site for the 10th Mountain Division, to something more … Continue reading

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Cleaning out the historical closet

I like that we preserve history. But sometimes , as with old ditches, old flags for disreputable causes, and the color of shingles, I’m confused about what we’re trying to preserve and why. Continue reading

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