UPDATE: The Battle for Battle Mountain

The Ginn Company’s Battle Mountain project was approved by a 87 to 13 percent margin in a record special election turnout of 367 voters Tuesday. Minturn residents averaged 321 yes votes on all 11 questions needed to uphold the Town Council’s February decision to annex the private ski and golf resort into the town. Opponents averaged 46 no votes on all 11 questions.

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