Latest news

Linda Ellison Jessup: Vaccination: The time is now

I am writing this article as I await a very important birth. (Aren’t they all?) This tiny newborn will be the fourth grandchild for my husband and me but the first child for my 33-year-old son and his radiant wife.

Cory Gardner: Bring us together

Coloradans are independent thinkers who expect candidates for office to present a clear and positive vision for the future of our state.

Gaylon Kent: Accept the challenge

Friends, throughout history it has been common to ask, “If not us, who, and if not now, when?” That question resonates this election season.

Mark Udall: Collaboration delivered

Nearly six years ago, the people of Colorado sent me to the U.S. Senate on a promise to bring Colorado common sense to Washington. With the nation reeling from two wars in the Middle East and an economy hobbled by a financial crisis, we needed a change.

Steamboat briefs: Moms group now accepting donations for Saturday event

The Steamboat Springs Moms group now is accepting clothing and other donations, including baby gear and maternity wear, for the upcoming Swap & Exchange to be held Saturday.

Tease photo

Best of the Boat: Powder Tools wins best snowboard shop

What once served as a tiny storefront, Powder Tools has blossomed into Steamboat Springs' one-stop snowboarder's dream shop.

Tease photo

Best of the Boat: Doug Labor is top real estate agent

Top real estate agent Doug Labor says it's his dedication to his clients and decades of experience that set him apart as a real estate broker.

Tease photo

Best of the Boat: The Homesteader wins Best Gourmet Food

“We’re the best-smelling store in town,” says Steve Kennedy about his kitchenware and gourmet food shop, The Homesteader. And he might not be wrong — the store smells of sweet homemade chocolates, jams, other sweet treats and fresh-baked breads.

Tease photo

Best of the Boat: Best Interior Designer — Michele Wipperfurth

New Steamboat Springs interior designer Michele Wipperfurth balances artistic elements with customers' preferences.

Tease photo

Best of the Boat: Frank Turano-Cutler/Healing Path pins down Best Acupuncture

If you’re in pain, or even just want to align your body’s processes, and you don’t have a fear of sharp, pointy things, Frank Turano-Cutler is more than happy to needle you in the right direction.

Best of the Boat: Clint Koehler wins best 9-12 teacher

Steamboat Springs High School math teacher Clint Koehler is a favorite among students, who describe him as effective, intriguing and consistent.

Tease photo

Best of the Boat: Bridget Ross wins best ski instructor

Care, teach, lead and help. Those are the guiding principles by which Bridget Ross leads her ski lessons, which cover much more than technical ski tips.

Tease photo

Best Breakfast: Creekside Cafe & Grill

Now entering their 15th year serving the type of breakfast that keeps customers returning for more, Creekside owners Kelly and Jason Landers pin the secret to their success on the same thing as always: fresh, homemade ingredients, bottomless Italian coffee and uber-friendly service.

Tease photo

Best of the Boat: Dr. David Niedermeier wins best doctor

Living in a small community definitely has its perks. Dr. David Niedermeier says it’s a cool setting in which he has practiced medicine for more than six years.

Tease photo

Best of the Boat: Moose Mountain Trading Co. is best woman's clothing store

After 20 years, Jenny Wall, owner of Moose Mountain Trading Co., knows how to fill her Lincoln Avenue store with clothes and gifts that women crave — luxurious sweaters, gorgeous knit dresses and the perfect selection of stylish accessories that add the crowning touch to any outfit.

Tease photo

Best of the Boat: Cook Chevrolet is this year's Best Car Dealership

Cook Chevrolet Jeep and Subaru, owned by Larry and Scott Cook, has been serving customers for more than 50 years — with 23 of those years in Steamboat. And it’s the company’s longevity and commitment to their employees and customers that has earned them the top spot in this year’s Best Local Car Dealership list.

Tease photo

Best of the Boat: Joe Patrick Robbins & Associates is best architect

Joe Patrick Robbins is celebrating his 42nd year as a Steamboat architect and his third in a row being voted Steamboat’s best. You don’t need a drafting table to do that math.

Tease photo

Best of the Boat: Ore House at the Pine Grove wins best steak

It helps to have experience when serving up steaks. Operating out of the same location since its founding in 1971, Ore House at the Pine Grove has more than perhaps any other restaurant in town, which is what helped it win this year’s Best Steak category.

Tease photo

Best of the Boat: Fiesta Jalisco wins best Mexican in crowded competition

​In a ski town where there are as many Mexican restaurants as there are ski shops, Fiesta Jalisco continues to be the restaurant to beat.

Tease photo

Best of the Boat: Steamboat Meat & Seafood Co. is No. 2 in Gourmet Food category

If you’re looking for fresh seafood or specialty meats, or even just a tasty Reuben, your search ends at Steamboat Meat & Seafood Co.


Focal Points for Oct. 14 to 20 Share a video

Photo galleries

Routt County in photos: Oct. 25, 2014 Share a photo

October happenings

28 29 30 1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30 31 1
Share an event

Letters to the editor

Share a letter




Share an obituary


Share a birth


Share a celebration