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Snowball Kicks Off Today


It may not be right here in Avon anymore (where it started), but Snowball, the giant late-winter mountain music festival is still a BIG deal! With three days of the biggest names in EDM music (and more!), it’s a weekend

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An Evening with Jazz Trumpeter Chris Botti Tonight at Vilar


In a co-presented event by the Vail Jazz Foundation and Vilar PAC, Chris Botti will be performing TONIGHT (4/3) at 7:30pm at the Vilar in Beaver Creek. With his uniquely expressive sound and soaring musical imagination, Chris Botti has become

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Walking Mountains Earth Day Essay Contest and Summer HS Internship


Walking Mountains Science Center in Avon is hosting an Earth Day Essay Contest for local students in grades 3-12! Essays are due next Friday (4/11), and must address the following prompt: “Describe your vision for new and creative ways to

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Broadcasting LIVE from the Habitat for Humanity Re-Store This Morning

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This morning (4/1), from 9-11am, The Zephyr’s Tony Mauro will be conducting a LIVE remote broadcast from the Habitat for Humanity Re-Store in Gypsum near Costco! Today is the Re-Store’s GRAND RE-OPENING, featuring some awesome deals on furniture, appliances, reusable

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CDOT Workers Injured During Avalanche Mitigation

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The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) performed avalanche mitigation on Loveland Pass this morning (3/31) at daybreak. During mitigation, at approximately 7:09, the Avalauncher being used this morning, prematurely detonated within the barrel injuring two state employees. The employees injured,

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Over $8600 Raised in KZYR/Vail Resorts ECHO RadioThon

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  Friday’s KZYR / Vail Resorts ECHO RadioThon was a HUGE success, raising a total of $8,651.00 for the Food Rescue Express Backpack Program! A HUGE thanks to everyone involved, including our in-studio special guests! Vail Ski Patrol‘s avalanche rescue

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VIDF Tickets On Sale


TICKETS NOW ON SALE Vail International Dance Festival – 26th Season July 27 – August 9, 2014 2014 Festival Highlights Will Include: Argentine ballet superstar, Herman Cornejo as Artist-in-Residence A star-filled Opening Night, previewing artists and companies of the 2014 season

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Weez to Interview Ziggy Marley Tomorrow


For the THIRD TIME, reggae sensation Ziggy Marley will be LIVE on The Zephyr tomorrow to chat with DJ Weez. From 5:15 to 6:15pm, the two will be talking about reggae, life, and Ziggy’s new album Fly Rasta. Be sure

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Grant Farm in Studio Today, at Shakedown Tonight


Tune in to 97.7 FM KZYR or listen to our online livestream at 5:15pm today to hear DJ Weez interview Tyler Grant of Grant Farm. The band will be playing at Shakedown Bar tonight! Grant Farm is a band on a

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GoPro Mountain Games Back with Great Musical Lineup

GoPro Games

The Vail Valley Foundation, organizer of the annual GoPro Mountain Games, just announced the initial music line-up for this year’s event. In its thirteenth year, the GoPro Mountain Games has grown to be considered the country’s largest summer celebration of

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