A statewide ad campaign aims to prevent stoned driving, a documentary about the 2008 disaster on K2 comes to The Chief Theater and Taylor Gold's breakthrough season hasn't changed life for him.
The Colorado Department of Transportation's new ad campaign to prevent stoned driving takes a different approach than previous campaigns to prevent impaired driving.
The Steamboat Springs Middle School parent information committee will host a field house presentation by local residents Mark Lynch and Kevin Sankey at 6 p.m. Wednesday at the middle school’s Media Center. The proposed field house would be built on top of the middle school’s practice field and provide a place for athletes to train indoors.
Routt County middle schools wrestling teams came away with a heap of podium performances Saturday at the Carl Ramunno Invitational tournament at Steamboat Springs Middle School.
Taylor Gold went from the U.S. snowboarding rookie team to the Olympics and, Saturday, the championship in the U.S. Open, but he said he's still just a guy who loves to snowboard.
The Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association will offer free HIV tests for all ages from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. March 10 at 940 Central Park Drive, Suite 101. Testing also can be done by appointment during regular business hours.
For more than a century, complex medical issues have sent some residents of Northwest Colorado to the Mayo Clinic in search of answers. In 1920, when Steamboat Springs merchant F. M. Light traveled to Minnesota seeking relief from asthma, the Routt County Sentinel reported that “a polyp as large as an oyster” was removed from his nose.
In the 1990s, biologists feared that the Heloderma, a large reptile species endemic to the semiarid mountains of Guatemala, might have gone extinct without any notice. The lizard was called “the scorpion” by villagers because of rumors that it could sting with its tail or snort venom. The legends about the animal inspired a black market trade. Compounded with habitat loss to corn and cattle, eventually, none could be found.
Routt County Board of Commissioners meeting agenda for March 10 and 11, 2014
People with attention deficit disorder/attention deficit hyperactivity disorder generally have deficits in executive functioning skills: the ability to think and plan ahead, organize, control impulses and complete tasks. That means the daily demands of school can be daunting and often leave them feeling unsuccessful.
12:03 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers responded to a theft in the 600 block of Lincoln Avenue. A bike was parked behind a bar and was stolen. A report was taken.
Mealtime provides an opportunity to talk, listen and build relationships, but it’s also when the healthiest foods are consumed. Research shows that shared meals promote eating more vegetables, fruits and fiber, as well as fewer fried foods.
This is an easy way to dress up asparagus.
Saving the ranches: Routt County has been able to counter the fragmentation of agricultural land with conservation and land-use tools
You can measure Bobby George’s ambition in acres. The 1,700-acre parcel, the 235-acre tract, 420 more acres and finally another piece that’s about 480 acres in size. “I’m really a go-getter,” the fifth-generation Routt County rancher said. Part of what’s sparked his ambition is the money he, his mother, Rita Nelson, and the rest of his family have been able to realize from placing conservation easements on their property.
Routt County is not alone in its efforts to balance new growth with preservation of working agriculture. Multiple counties across Colorado are experimenting with land-use tools and voter-approved programs to direct tax dollars toward land preservation. Among these is Gunnison County.
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I just wanted to give a warm and thankful shout-out to the folks at the Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club for welcoming my son and me so warmly to the last Hitchens Brothers Jump Series this past Wednesday night. We drove up from Erie on a whim so my son could give his dream of trying what he saw in the Olympics a try.
The subject of “work product” has reared its ugly head again with the revelation that Steamboat Springs City Manager Deb Hinsvark recently sent two emails to members of the Steamboat Springs City Council and marked the correspondence as confidential by designating them as work product.
Colorado You Got Talent will travel to 64 counties in 64 days for auditions throughout the state. Colorado You Got Talent will hold auditions in Steamboat Springs from 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday at Elevation Dance Studio, 326 Oak St.
The Steamboat boys lacrosse team opened its season Saturday with a 21-0 win against Glenwood Springs.