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Old Town Hot Springs: Swim lessons powerful preventative to drowning accidents

As we enter mud season and the abundance of water in the Yampa Valley begins to thaw and flow, it’s a good time to remember that water safety should be a top priority for parents whose children plan to be around water.

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Steamboat briefs: Smoke near Strawberry Park is controlled burn

Steamboat area residents of Strawberry Park and the neighborhoods around Colorado Mountain College who spy a column of smoke as soon as Monday need not be alarmed. Nor do the need to call the fire department.

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Oh so close for Wranglers in championship series

The Steamboat Wranglers got every possible second they could out of their inaugural season of hockey — 40 games in the regular season, then two post-season series, each played to the maximum three possible games.

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Steamboat skiers sharp at Breck

A group of Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club U14 and U16 Alpine skiers took care of one final bit of business Friday, Saturday and Sunday in Breckenridge before some of those skiers will head this week to the national championships in Sugarloaf, Maine.

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Big Battle matchup looms for Sailors

After a loss Saturday, the Steamboat Springs High School boys lacrosse team is 2-3 on the season, and its three losses have come by one goal each.

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Assault at hotel: The Record for Saturday, March 25, 2017

3:27 p.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of threats at a restaurant in the 3100 block of South Lincoln Avenue.

Nancie McCormish: Rope or noose?

"Phasing out rodeo and rider access to preferred “valet” parking for town workers or visitors discredits both our past and present traditions." — Nancie McCormish

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Sailors look ahead to week's doubleheaders

Despite a 1-2 record, Steamboat baseball coach Rusty McRight said he's seeing a lot of improvements from his team.

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Colorado Mountain College hosting career conference Friday

Colorado Mountain College students and the general public can brush up on their job-searching skills Friday during a Career Mini Conference at the school.

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Sean Deming: How we weave

"Always offering a warm welcome to the customer who comes down the checkout lane, Sue is the person who has the courage to go out into the world, prove she’s the best and come home like the experience was just another great day, although maybe a bit more special than others." — Sean Derning

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Thoughtful Parenting: Helping hands

For more than 50 percent of families living in Steamboat Springs, an extra set of helping hands is found just beyond the blue doors of the Boys & Girls Club, located on Eighth Street between Pine and Aspen streets.

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Monday Medical: Doctor’s Day celebrates physicians’ contributions

On Thursday, March 30, Doctors’ Day celebrates the contributions of physicians who serve our country by caring for its’ citizens.

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Healthy eating: Russian tomato soup

Passed down through generations, this recipe can also include beef chucks for a heartier soup.

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Health briefs: Free screenings for Diabetes Alert Day

Northwest Colorado Health is recognizing Diabetes Alert Day by offering free, drop-in cardiovascular and diabetes screenings from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. March 28 at Northwest Colorado Health, 940 Central Park Drive, Suite 101.

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Veterinarians report nearly half of Steamboat Springs pets overweight

Though Routt County is often recognized for its healthy, physically fit adults, pets in the community aren't keeping up, according to local veterinarians.

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3Wired: Breathing digital life into rich trove of local history

The tale of how Hazie Werner gained her first experience as a midwife as a 9-year-old has been lost to obscurity for three decades but is finding an enriching new life of the web.

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Real estate transactions for March 16 through 22

Real estate transactions for March 16 through 22

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Recent experience not required at banked slalom

The Slash and Burned Banked Slalom may be the one event where it doesn’t pay to be an active snowboard competitor.

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Sailors third at Front Range tourney

A trip to a Front Range tournament left the Steamboat Springs girls tennis team with plenty to work on.

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Sailors even again after big strike, big defense

Sophie Leeson was admittedly nervous Saturday when a lane suddenly opened between her and the goal. She's scored plenty of goals in her life, but it was her first, best chance on the high school's varsity team.


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