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Early holiday skiers flying into Steamboat ahead of snowstorm

Vacationing skiers who stay through the weekend should enjoy a good dose of powder beginning Sunday, with the storm intensifying Monday.

Retired Air Force colonel chosen to lead Yampa Valley Regional Airport

Booth has managed air fields in Germany, Alaska

New Yampa Valley Regional Airport Manager Kevin Booth said it was his tenure as chief operating officer at Spangdahlem Air Force Base, Germany, from 2002 through 2004 that most closely compares to his new role at YVRA.

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Steamboat Springs Figure Skating Club takes to ice for 2014 holiday show

Skaters hope to use the 2014 Holiday Ice Show to showcase the Steamboat Springs Figure Skating Club.

The Record for Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014

3:03 a.m. Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue firefighters were called to help a man who burned his hands with grease while cooking bacon.

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One dead, one injured in Highway 40 collision near Craig

An accident Friday afternoon on U.S. Highway 40 has left at least one motorist dead. An oil service semi truck from Herod Industries was headed eastward on Highway 40, when it collided with a pickup truck and rolled over about three miles west of Craig.

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Steamboat Springs local's passion leads to new clothing business

Steamboat Springs local Melissa Dow recently started One Leaf, a company that specializes in handmade women's clothing for layering, with the idea that women sometimes want a little extra coverage.

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New parking enforcement technology tested in Steamboat's downtown business district

"It was actually very encouraging," Public Works Director Chuck Anderson told the Steamboat Springs City Council about his test drive with license plate reading technology that would aim to improve parking enforcement downtown and turn over more spaces for people who want to shop and eat there.

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Steamboat Springs bars make top 10 list for best après ski

According to information recently pulled from the Foursquare mobile search and discovery app, two Steamboat bars made a national top 10 list for best après-ski destinations.

Steamboat briefs: Christmas tree disposal available through January

Now through the end of January, trees may be dropped off anytime at the northeast corner of the Howelsen Ice Arena parking lot.

US Senator-elect Cory Gardner visits Steamboat

During his first appearance in Steamboat Springs since the Nov. 4 election, U.S. Senator-elect Cory Gardner spoke about his road to candidacy and his plans for when in office.

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Holiday Classic Alpine skiing back at Howelsen this weekend

The annual Holiday Classic Alpine ski races are back at Howelsen Hill this weekend, featuring some top-level local, collegiate, national and international talent.

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High school sports weekend preview for Dec. 19 and 20

Steamboat hockey will make its home debut, Sailors boys and girls hoops continue league play, Soroco boys and girls basketball teams play host to South Park and Routt County wrestlers will be at West Grand.

Multi-agency conservation effort brings stretch of Yampa River south of Steamboat into public domain

“This property is extremely important, both from a conservation perspective and as a place where people can fish, hunt and hike.” – BLM's Tim Wilson

Animal cruelty case moves to District Court

A case is now in District Court involving a fifth-generation Routt County rancher accused of shooting a neighbor’s bulls in the scrotums, killing one of them.

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'The Nutcracker' returns to the stage in Steamboat this weekend

For the third year in a row, dancers from Elevation Dance Studio will perform their own rendition of "The Nutcracker" at 6 p.m. Friday and Saturday at the Steamboat Springs High School auditorium.

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Top 10 activities to do in December

Locals around town know the best places to go or sights to see. Explore asked them their thoughts on the Top 10 activities to do in Steamboat during the month of December.

The Record for Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014

9:45 a.m. Officers were called to a report of an employee stealing lottery tickets from a convenience store in the 500 block of South Lincoln Avenue.

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The Bock’s Office: ‘The Hobbit’ — For the love of gold…

Too much of a good thing inevitably has to have its downside. For those who have grown to love the cinematic tales of J.R.R. Tolkien, that aftereffect has finally come in the form of “The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies.”

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Katie Carroll: My holiday playlist

There are a number of Christmas tunes to hear throughout the holiday season. But which ones do music gurus suggest are a few of the best? Our new music contributor, Katie Carroll shares her list.

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Grammy Award-winning cellist will play at the Chief Theater in Steamboat Springs

Taking pieces of songs that have withstood the test of time, Grammy Award-winning cellist, Sara Sant'Ambrogio arranges music for the Friends & Family Series: The Music Thief, to take place at the Chief Theater on Friday and Saturday this weekend.

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