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Hayden boys show improvement in loss

The Hayden High School boys basketball team lost Friday night, 44-28, at home against North Park.

Hayden girls close, just short in home game

It wasn’t a win, not quite, but the way things have been going, Hayden High School girls coach Michelle Wilkie said she was happy to have it.

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Sailors hockey quiets Huskies on senior night

Steamboat Springs High School beat Battle Mountain 7-1 Friday at Howelsen Ice Arena. The Sailors are now 10-4 this season.

In sync or not, Soroco boys roll

Soroco High School boys basketball coach Shawn Hayes said his team struggled to find its offensive rhythm Friday night.

Soroco girls win again

The Soroco High School girls team is one win away from a second-consecutive championship in the Western Slope Gore league after a lopsided win at home Friday against DeBeque.

Snow on Rabbit Ears Pass near Steamboat Springs is six feet deep and counting

A tale of two winters

One of the standout snowpack measuring sites in the region is on Ripple Creek Pass on the way from Steamboat to Trappers Lake, where the snow is 82 inches deep.

Bipartisan effort to return severance taxes to NW Colorado counties flounders

Legislation aimed at returning millions of dollars to four Northwest Colorado Counties was pulled from the Senate floor Thursday morning.

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SSWSC cross country skiers compete at Soldier Hollow

The Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club cross country ski team competed in a Super Junior National Qualifier last weekend in Utah.

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Bob Dapper files to oppose Tim Corrigan in commissioner race

Bob Dapper enters commissioner race

Bob Dapper of rural Steamboat Springs seeks Routt County Commissioner District 1 seat.

The Record for Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016

3:40 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a drunk man in west Steamboat. He was taken home.

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Sailors cheerleaders eager for Florida

The leaders of the Steamboat Springs High School cheerleading squad readily admit it hasn’t exactly been an easy year. The team has lost five cheerleaders to injuries.

Steamboat marijuana sales up 35 percent in 2015

The pot industry continued to explode in 2015, with more than $9.1 million in sales in Steamboat Springs.

Going to the game: Arty Smith watched the Broncos win

When John Elway dove through the air, crashed into two defenders and helicoptered down for a first down on the Packers' three yard line, I leaped in ecstasy from my seat at Qualcomm Stadium. My wife, Mary Frances, and I were sitting in the stands just above Elway’s heroics. We were at the Super Bowl, and it looked like our team, after four previous failures, just might win this game.

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Orange, blue and gold: Local athletes cheer on Broncos

It's not always easy keeping up with the team when you're a Denver Broncos fan competing on the World Cup skiing circuit, but for those who bleed Orange and Blue, there's no option but to find a way to watch the game.

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Whistleblower bill clears initial hurdle in legislature

The initial approval came despite opposition from the Colorado Municipal League, which lobbies on behalf of Colorado's cities.

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Gary Suiter interested in becoming Steamboat Springs' next city manager

Steamboat's interim city manager said he is still performing due diligence before deciding to throw his hat into the ring.

Kauf registers breakthrough World Cup finish

A bobble in the bumps cost Steamboat Springs moguls skier Jaelin Kauf a great chance to win or podium at a World Cup event, but Thursday still marked a huge night for the Steamboat Springs teenager.

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Hayden wrestlers defend home mats

Both the Hayden and Soroco high school wrestling teams have strong wrestlers, but the two teams’ Thursday night clash in a triangular didn’t yield much of a matchup. The two teams matched up at just a single weight class. Fortunately for the gathered fans, it was a good one.

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Ski patrol members on Chinese exchange

Steamboat Ski and Resort Corp. has sent three of its veteran ski patrol managers to China for two weeks to share their expertise.

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Portland-based band MarchFourth! in town for Mardi Gras celebrations

Mardi Gras festivities will kickoff on Saturday in Gondola Square with a parade, New Orleans inspired food, street performers and a free concert with the Portland-based band MarchFourth!