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Ziggy Marley in town Wednesday for Free Summer Concert Series show

On his 2015 Fly Rasta Tour, Ziggy Marley, renowned reggae singer, songwriter and son of reggae legend Bob Marley, will be in Steamboat Springs Wednesday to headline the Free Summer Concert Series show.

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Moffat County Fair’s AmeriGas Barbecue Cook-Off crowns champs from Craig, Steamboat Springs

The inaugural AmeriGas Barbecue Cook-Off featured two Northwest Colorado teams cooking up a storm Saturday at the Moffat County Fairgrounds.

Steamboat seat and three others open on CMC Board of Trustees

Colorado Mountain College’s Board of Trustees is seeking candidates to run for four seats up for election this fall, including the Routt County seat currently held by Ken Brenner.

Hayden to make final decision on allowing marijuana cultivation

The Hayden Town Council on Thursday will make a final decision on whether entrepreneurs with a green thumb can grow marijuana for a profit.

Wildlife officials hope to learn Steamboat bear habits

Steamboat Springs wildlife officials on Sunday gave a male black bear a new hairdo and a collar

The Record for Monday, Aug. 3, 2015

7:24 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a broken window at Soda Creek Elementary School.

Spoke Talk: To yield or not to yield

According to International Mountain Bicycling Association’s Rules of the Trail, “bicyclists traveling downhill should yield to ones headed uphill, unless the trail is clearly signed for one-way or downhill-only traffic.” That’s the rule many of us grew up with and teach our kids. But there is another side of the coin to consider. Enter the uphill yield.

Tales from the Tread: Celebrate the Crawfords

On July 24, the Tread of Pioneers Museum staff and board of directors dedicated the museum’s community room to James L. (Jim) Crawford and Anna Fang to recognize their continued support and contributions to the Tread of Pioneers Museum and our local history.

Kent Vertrees: State water plan

As one of the last states in the west to develop a comprehensive, guiding vision for managing its water, Colorado’s efforts to develop its own state water plan is nearing the finish line. The plan is timely and important, as water has increasingly become a controversial issue, as outdated laws struggle to keep up with new and existing uses and a growing, thirsty population.

Chris Ricks: Lion cartoon disgrace

Your cartoon depicting big game hunters under the caption of “a shame” is a slap in the face to me and probably 99 percent of the hunters, guides and related businesses in our local communities.

Arin Daigneau: Support employees

In recognition of World Breastfeeding Month in August, we want to highlight the challenge facing working moms who want to give their babies the affordable and irreplaceable health benefits of breast milk.

Steamboat briefs: Work on road to hot springs scheduled to begin Aug. 17

Motorists destined for the Strawberry Park Hot Springs north of Steamboat late this month are likely to encounter construction delays as Routt County replaces the culvert that carries Gunn Creek beneath Routt County Road 36 (Strawberry Park Road).

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Northwest Colorado reacts to Obama's Clean Power Plan

On Monday, Obama introduced the plan at a White House event, labeling it the nation’s “biggest, most important step we’ve ever taken to combat climate change.”

Steamboat Springs School Board discusses future of 7th Street building

The future of the Steamboat Springs School District’s administration offices was the focus of a school board meeting Monday night.

Woman rescued in North Routt County after getting lost in woods at night

Search and rescue volunteer Kristia Check-Hill said the woman in her late 30s called 911 at 11:30 p.m. Saturday night to report she couldn't get back to her vehicle because she was lost in the woods.

The Record for Sunday, Aug. 2, 2015

8:35 p.m. Officers and Routt County Sheriff's Office deputies were called to a report of a strange man who asked an 11-year-old boy for water and then started to chase him at Spring Creek Park. The boy made it back to his mother, and deputies contacted the man.

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Beijing's win draws mixed reactions in Steamboat Springs

Kidd: Decision is unfortunate

The site of the 2022 Winter Olympics was announced Friday, and local Olympians and Olympic hopefuls met the news with mixed reactions.

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Steamboat's mountain urban renewal authority seeking redesign for difficult intersection

The new "beach" at the base of Steamboat Ski Area would be downstream from the existing sandy area at the foot of the stairs into Torian Plum Plaza. With wading pools and small waterfalls to play in, it has become an attraction for families.

City hires search firm to help recruit next police chief

When four to five finalists are selected, they will be brought to Steamboat for interviews and to meet with community members. City Manager Deb Hinsvark said the search process should take about 90 days.

Councilwoman Macys won't run again in November

Her announcement ensures that there will be at least three new council members on the dais in November.


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