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  1. Arn Menconi: We stuck at minimum wageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Nevada Appeal

    ... Secretary Thomas Perez said in October at a Bloomberg News breakfast, speaking on minimum wage. "We really do." Vail Resorts recently notified employees via email that the company is raising its minimum wage to $10 per hour. I was surprised this has ...

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  2. Merged resorts relying on familiar feel to unite Park City, Canyons slopesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Deseret News

    Bill Rock, COO of Park City Mountain Resort, unveils and talks about the new Park City Mountain Resort logo for the combined resort in the Legacy Lodge on Wednesday, July 29, 2015, in Park City. Vail Resorts announced a $50 million capital improvement project to connect Park City Mountain Resort and Canyons last season.

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  3. Vail Resorts rebrands combined Utah resorts as "Park City"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Denver Post

    After the long and fiery legal battle that delivered the Broomfield-based ski resort behemoth Utah's Park City Mountain Resort, and after dropping $50 million to combine the resort with its neighboring Canyons, Vail Resorts on Wednesday unveiled the new brand name for the largest ski resort in the country. Canyons keeps its logo but loses its name, though the base will be known as Canyons Village at Park City.

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  4. Goodbye Canyons, hello Park City: Utah ski resort on track to be biggest in U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Los Angeles Times

    It's official: Park City Mountain Resort and Canyons Resort are now one big Utah ski resort -- at least in name and branding. Vail Resorts Inc. announced Wednesday that the name Park City will stand for what is set to become America's biggest ski resort.

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  5. Guest Commentary: Ski resorts should raise wagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Denver Post

    Vail Resorts recently notified employees via e-mail that the company is raising its minimum wage to $10 per hour. "I mean, we suck," U.S. Labor Secretary Thomas Perez said in October at a Bloomberg News breakfast, speaking on minimum wage.

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  6. Vail Resorts and town of Breckenridge in lift-ticket tax battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Business Journal

    The town of Breckenridge and Vail Resorts Inc. are battling over the town's plan to institute a lift-ticket tax that would pay for parking and transit improvements in the town. The town wants Vail Resorts to help fund a town-wide transit plan that would build parking garages, and make road and pedestrian improvements, at a cost of annually of between $4 million-$6 million, the Denver Post reported, adding that the tax would add about $6 to a $149 lift ticket.

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  7. Negotiation Talks Between Town Of Breckenridge & Vail Resorts FailRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | CBS Local

    The Town of Breckenridge announced Monday morning that talks between the town and Vail Resorts Inc. to solve ongoing parking and transit issues have failed. A final meeting on Friday did not yield any long-term plan or funding to implement a parking and transit plan.

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  8. Veteran of Park City planning circles assumes key role at Marsac BuildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Park Record

    ... Advisors, specializes in designing mountain resorts. The firm is not related to Park City Mountain Resort owner Vail Resorts, which is traded on the stock market under a ticker symbol of MTN. Erickson, however, was a consultant as Vail Resorts ...

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  9. More on the cover story: Keystone Resorts has a social media 'Powder Plan'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Business Journal

    And for Keystone Resort, that - along with the social media team's weather-responsive "Powder Plan" -have been key to their success across their numerous social media channels. Keystone Resort is a subsidiary of Broomfield-based Vail Resorts .

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  10. Raise minimum wage to $15 - it's the least we must doRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    ... Secretary Thomas Perez said in October at a Bloomberg News breakfast, speaking on minimum wage. "We really do." Vail Resorts recently notified employees via email that the company is raising its minimum wage to $10 per hour. I was surprised this has ...

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  11. Judge moves Vail avalanche-death case to Eagle County from BroomfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Denver Post

    ... District Court Judge Fred Gannett's docket until after the Supreme Court rules in another avalanche-death case. Vail Resorts filed a motion in January asking the Broomfield court to move case to Eagle County , citing the convenience of its employees ...

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  12. Vail Resorts CEO's gift to establish research fund at Wharton business schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Business Journal

    Rob Katz , CEO and chairman of Vail Resorts Inc. , is donating $1 million to the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania to establish the Katz Fund for Research on Leadership and Emotional Intelligence, Wharton announced today. The new fund's goal is "enhancing the creation and dissemination of knowledge on emotional intelligence in the workplace," Wharton said.

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  13. Wrongful death trial moved to Eagle CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | Vail Daily News

    Judge C. Scott Crabtree granted Vail Resorts' request to move the wrongful death trial stemming from Taft Conlin's death from Broomfield to Eagle County. Taft Conlin died Jan. 22, 2012, in an avalanche on Prima Cornice on the front side of Vail Mountain, on one of the only heavy snow days of that dry year.

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  14. Longleaf Partners Small-Cap Fund Commentary Q2 2015Read the original story

    Monday Jul 13 | GuruFocus.com

    ... We feel very fortunate to partner with this pair, and to own these incredible assets. Another strong performer, Vail Resorts ( MTN ), the largest owner of ski resorts in the world, gained 6% in the second quarter. While visitors were down slightly ...

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  15. Vail closes deal on Australiaa s largest ski resort for $135MRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2015 | The Mecklenburg Times

    Vail Resorts Inc. has acquired its first international ski area for about $134.8 million. The Broomfield-based company announced Tuesday that it closed the deal for Perisher in New South Wales, Australia.

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  16. Vail Resorts closes Perisher dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | Vail Daily News

    Vail Resorts has announced that the company has closed on the acquisition of its first international mountain resort, Perisher Ski Resort in New South Wales, Australia, for total cash consideration of $134.8 million. Perisher is the largest and most visited ski resort in Australia, and is relatively close to the country's largest cities, including Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Canberra and Brisbane.

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  17. Vail Resorts completes buy of Australia's largest ski area for $135MRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | Business Journal

    Vail Resorts Inc. said Tuesday it has closed on its purchase of Perisher Ski Resort, the largest ski area in Australia and the first international acquisition for the Broomfield-based resort and real estate company. Perisher is in the southeastern Australian state of New South Wales, roughly midway between the cities of Sydney and Melbourne.

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  18. Vail Resorts hikes minimum wage at its properties to $10 per hourRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | The Boulder County Business Report

    Broomfield-based Vail Resorts Inc. announced that it is increasing the minimum wage at its resorts to $10 per hour beginning in September. that the company, which operates the ski resorts of Vail, Beaver Creek, Keystone and Breckenridge in Colorado, will also raise that minimum wage each year based on inflation.

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  19. Ex-Dividend Reminder: Vail Resorts, Portland General Electric and Solar CapitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | Forbes.com

    ... and a dividend calculator. Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel , on 6/23/15, Vail Resorts Inc. ( NYSE: MTN ), Portland General Electric Co. ( NYSE: POR ), and Solar Capital Limited ( NASD: SLRC ) will all trade ex-dividend ...

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  20. Vail Resorts to boost starting minimum wage to $10 an hourRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | CW2 Colorado KWGN-TV

    Resort operator Vail Resorts will increase the minimum wage for entry-level jobs to $10 an hour beginning in September. The rate will be $1.77 more than the Colorado minimum of $8.23 an hour.

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