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Colorado Politics: The InternationalOlympic Committee might forgive Colorado. But is Colorado interested in this massively expensive forgiveness? First, a history lesson, or reminder: In 1970, the IOC awarded the 1976 Winter Games to a vastly different Colorado. At first, there...
The Dispatch: SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah officials are bullish about the prospects of hosting another Winter Olympics, but a co-chair of a new exploratory committee said Thursday they'll have to find a way to reduce costs to make it feasible. Fraser Bullock, who was a key...
Steamboat Pilot: The Tread of Pioneers Museum recently received more irreplaceable treasures capturing Steamboat Springs' rich history: 50 reels of Werner family home movie footage. The films are both 8 mm and 16 mm format, color and black and white, and film content dates...
Vail Daily: SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Salt Lake City has formed an exploratory committee to decide if the city will bid to host the Winter Olympics in either 2026 or 2030 — taking a key step toward trying to become a rare two-time host city. The group made up of elected...
Yahoo Daily News: GENEVA (AP) — Switzerland's federal government said Wednesday it is prepared to pay almost 1 billion Swiss francs ($1.02 billion) toward Sion hosting the 2026 Winter Olympics. The Swiss federal council voted to support the proposed candidature, which could...
The Times of India: ZURICH: The Swiss government threw its weight behind a bid to host the 2026 Olympic Winter Games, promising on Wednesday to provide up to 1 billion Swiss francs ($1.02 billion) to support the campaign. It was a rare signal of support for hosting the Games...
Public Technologies: (18.10.2017) From rare or unique objects, prototypes or fine furniture and objects of the 20th century - the Dorotheum design auction on 2nd November 2017 has something to offer every kind of design fan. The auction looks right back to the beginnings of modern...
Xinhua: LOS ANGELES, Oct. 17 (Xinhua) -- According to an online poll conducted by local media in Salt Lake City on Tuesday, 90 percent of the residents favor the city hosting the Olympic Winter Games again in 2026 or 2030. 666 voters took part in the poll conducted by...
Post-Bulletin: SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A foundation that runs venues from the 2002 Winter Olympics in the Salt Lake City area needs $39 million over the next decade for infrastructure improvements that would put the city in position to make a bid for a future Olympics in 2026...
The News International: LAUSANNE: The InternationalOlympic Committee finds itself battling the weight of public pressure in potential host cities as it casts its net to find suitable candidates for the Winter Games amid concerns over costs and the merits of hosting multi-sport...
The Dispatch: SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A foundation that runs venues from the 2002 Winter Olympics in the Salt Lake City area needs $39 million over the next decade for infrastructure improvements that would put the city in position to make a bid for a future Olympics in 2026...
Reuters: (Reuters) - The InternationalOlympic Committee on Tuesday said it was disappointed that the voters in Innsbruck stopped the city's plan to bid for the 2026 Winter Olympics. ......
This is Money: By Karolos Grohmann Oct 17 (Reuters) - The InternationalOlympic Committee on Tuesday said it was disappointed that the voters in Innsbruck stopped the city's plan to bid for the 2026 Winter Olympics. Some in the Olympic movement said awarding two back-to-back...
Public Technologies: With the small matter of defending an Olympic title rapidly approaching, Lizzy Yarnold is setting her sights on more gold as part of a six-strong team selected for the opening World Cup races of the season. Less than four months remain until the PyeongChang...