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Tigers can't hang at home

The Hayden High School football team turned the ball over on the opening kickoff, and after West Grand scored and kicked the ball back to the Tigers, the pattern repeated itself, with another turnover and score.

The Record for Thursday, Oct. 8., 2015

7:20 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a bear in the 500 block of Mountain Vista Circle.

Sailors back on top at regional tennis

After three years finishing second to rival Aspen, Steamboat climbed back to that top step, Friday, going head to head with Aspen to win regionals once again.

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Local business leaders discuss economic forecast at summit

When Yampa Valley Data Partners Executive Director Keith Kramer asked an audience of local business owners on Friday who was having a hard time finding employees to hire, several hands shot up.

Dog's Eye View: Mistaken identity — my dog will only do what I say if I have food in my hand

Often, new novice trainers are drawn into the notion that their dog will only do what they ask if they have food in their hand. But it’s not the food; it’s the timing and presentation of the reinforcement.

Peabody Energy hopes to delay permit for Trout Creek Reservoir in Routt County, in bid to conserver cash

Worldwide demand for coal continues to drop and the proposed delay of Trout Creek Reservoir permitting fits in with remarks about the company’s fiscal strategy made by a Peabody spokesman this week.

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Winter Sports Club concerned about future of Howelsen Hill

“The next 100 years are not guaranteed if we don't start doing the right things today,” Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club Director Jim Boyne said.

Indian summer to continue

The region will continue to experience an Indian summer through next week with mostly clear skies and above normal temperatures.

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Hayden brewery grand opening this weekend

Every drop of beer has proven to be precious at the newly opened Yampa Valley Brewing Company in Hayden.

Land use changes highlight Oak Creek Town Board meeting

The Oak Creek Town Board held its regular meeting Thursday, where it approved a pair of land use change of minor impacts and issued a special events permit for an event later this month.

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CMC art professor finds sudden success after Arkansas art show

The art director of the Coachella Music Festival was impressed with Allen’s work, and purchased eight of his sculptures for permanent installation in the offices of Goldenvoice and Coachella.

Steamboat briefs: Enrollment for kids’ fall skating session II now open

Session II Fall Skating class enrollment is now open.

Jon Quinn: Vote ‘yes’ on broadband

Seeking broadband independence, opting out of Senate Bill 152

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Sailors soar in rivalry match

The Sailors played their most complete match of the season Thursday, bashing Battle Mountain, 25-23, 25-14, 25-17.

The Record for Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015

3:08 a.m. Officers were called to a report of a bear in the 1100 block of Soda Ridge Way. A man was concerned the bear was going to try and attack his goat. The bear was scared away.

Traffic stop yields three heroin arrests

During a traffic stop early Thursday morning, Routt County Sheriff's Office K-9 Boomer smelled drugs, and three heroin arrests were made.

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Steamboat police chief finalists wrap up second day of interviews

Five members of the Steamboat Springs community learned a lot more about the five police chief finalists, who were chosen from a pool of 96 applicants.

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Steamboat Springs City Council cuts city's 2016 staffing proposal

Worried about rising payroll costs, the Steamboat Springs City Council won't let the city increase its work force by nearly 10 full-time equivalents next year.

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Fundraisers launched for Steamboat restaurant owner displaced by house fire

Stone, who owns Sharon's Restaurant in Steamboat Springs, came home from work on Wednesday afternoon to discover the living room of the home she was renting in Hayden was engulfed in smoke and flames.

Soccer team selling Rapids tickets

The Steamboat Springs High School soccer team will play Oct. 17 against Centaurus and Sailors’ coach Rob Bohlmann said the game offers a unique opportunity for the team, as it’s set to take place in Dick’s Sporting Goods Park, home of Major League Soccer’s Colorado Rapids.