For 54, maybe 55 years, skiers have gathered every July on a perennial snowfield above the Fraser Valley for a ski race, making it the longest running, open-to-all race in Colorado. (Jason Blevins, The Colorado Sun)

A secret freeski race on a remote Colorado snowfield in July? Tell us more — if you can.

Dedicated ski bums have for 54 years, maybe 55, gathered for a secret freeski race on a high-altitude patch of snow. They say it's a miracle change in the Fraser Valley hasn't taken it away.

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Shootings and shock value: Hoodies, video use similar tactics — including invoking Columbine massacre

Both used shock value to make a point about gun violence — and both are dealing with different levels of reaction, some positive and, in the case of the fashion show, a lot of it negative

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Telluride’s Original Thinkers blends stories with art, music, movies, performances

“We hope people come out of this festival with not just clarity for what’s going on, but some fuel or juice to deal with everything and say ‘I can get out there make a positive impact,’” says organizer.