Tag Archives: Olympics

Steamboat Woman Takes Home Olympic Bronze

Steamboat snowboarder Arielle Gold took home the bronze medal during the Woman’s Half Pipe event at the Winter Olympics yesterday. Gold joined fellow American Chloe Kim on the podium, who took home the gold medal. Gold scored an 85.75 in her third and final run, which included a Continue reading

Denver Eyed As Location For Winter Olympics

The U.S. Olympic Committee is interested in hosting a Winter Olympics, either in 2026 or 2030 and are eyeing Salt Lake City, Denver and Reno as potential locations. The last Winter Olympics in the United States were in Salt Lake City in 2002. US Olympic Committee chairman, Larry Probst said he has heard Continue reading

Volunteer For This Weekends Special Olympics

The Special Olympics is this weekend at Moffat County High School. The Craig Kiwanis Club, who is assisting with the Special Olympics, is still looking for volunteers to help with events Friday and Saturday.  People are needed to help serve dinner Friday night at the Fairgrounds Pavilion beginning at 4. They also need help with the Olympics Saturday at the High Continue reading

Rulon Gardner Bankruptcy Auction Tomorrow

oly_g_gardner_300Mementos from the career of Olympic hero Rulon Gardner, including a USA Wrestling robe and a commemorative ring, will be auctioned off tomorrow in Salt Lake City.  The money collected at the auction will go to pay off debts Gardner Continue reading