Thousands are expected to turn up for the start of the Colorado ski season when Arapahoe Basin becomes the first ski area to open Friday, and one of those people has been camping out for days to get first chair.
With the clock ticking toward the 2015 World Alpine Ski Championships this February, Vail Police Chief Dwight Henninger and 200 other people with public safety agencies from around the state and country are training hard for the two-week ski racing event.
The competitive ski racing season will get under way soon, and you can bet Olympic Champion Mikaela Shiffrin is training hard for it. She's also helping to make sure skiers like the rest of us are ready for our seasons.
Surrounded by cameras and dozens of other people at a dedication for St. Anthony hospital's new Flight For Life helicopter in Summit County, Brittany Gilbert and her son Leo played on a helicopter much like the one that twice played a role in saving their lives.