U.S. Forest Service law enforcement officer Nick Walters said he hoped the community was “appalled” by recent partying at Buffalo Pass that caused damage to the popular outdoor destination, and on behalf of local residents, we are. Forest Service officials report that partying on the pass is an ongoing problem, especially during holidays, and we are disturbed by this trend for a number of reasons.
The flight plan for Steamboat Springs' upcoming winter air service program will grow the program's number of round trip seats by 8 percent, expand flights to and from some west coast destinations and dedicate $250,000 to spend on the marketing of winter flights.
Hayden beat Vail Mountain Tuesday, 25-15, 25-22, 25-18, winning for the third time in four matches, and the Tigers did it without their best player.
It took a whole golf tournament and then some, but the end result is exactly what the Steamboat Springs High School golf team wanted: all four of the Sailors golfers advanced from the regional tournament and will play at state.
Routt County United Way’s 2014 $20K Day will be held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday at Yampa Valley Bank in Steamboat Springs. Anyone who donates on this day will have their donation matched by Yampa Valley Bank with as much as $10,000 in matching funds available.
"What it comes down to, is that local communities want to be treated with dignity and respect if water from their basins is moved out and they no longer have that water for their own uses." — Jeff Devere, Rangely resident
The new minister in town, Rev. Catie Greene, is on a mission to bring her teachings and ministry outside the walls of a church building. As the head of a local initiative outreach program, The Episcopal Service Corps, she does just that.
Announcement comes less than a week after EPA visits Craig
After receiving nearly 750,000 comments, the Environmental Protection Agency has decided to extend its deadline by 45 days for public comments on the Clean Power Plan concerning carbon emissions from coal-fired power plants.
Former Routt County high school athletes are competing at colleges around the country, and those in fall sports are already well into their seasons. Check in on how they're doing.
Students at Soroco High School said goodbye to candy bars and junk food-filled vending machines over the summer and now make their snack selections from an interactive, healthy snack dispenser.
Nearly 30 Steamboat Springs School District staff, district parents and community members turned out for a three-day strategic planning retreat last week, the district's first comprehensive planning effort in several years.
2:23 a.m. Routt County Sheriff's Office deputies were called to a report of a rollover crash near mile marker 141 on U.S. Highway 40.
Hayden High School vocational education teacher Kevin Kleckler is finding ways to keep up with the demand for his classes.
Hig Roberts, a former member of Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club, won a race in the Australia New Zealand Cup last week, leading the way for a podium sweep in the down-under event by U.S. skiers.
The Steamboat Hike and Bike to School program kicked off two weeks ago and encourages students to walk or ride to their schools on Fridays, weather permitting. The program is sponsored by the Safe Routes to School Initiative and Bike Town USA.
To save the lookout, local and national partners have teamed up to rehabilitate the Hahn's Peak Fire Lookout to a safe condition to serve as a destination for the hundreds of visitors who hike to the peak each year.
Night work will continue during the week of Sept. 15 on U.S. Highway 40 east and west of downtown Steamboat Springs, according to a highway project notice issued by Connell Resources and the Colorado Department of Transportation.
After 14 public meetings, some significant compromises and 18 "yes" votes from the members of four government bodies in Routt County, Steamboat Springs' hard urban growth boundary could be easier to move.
Jim Clark, a tourism development professional with more than 30 years of hospitality experience, has been named as the new CEO of the Steamboat Springs Chamber Resort Association, according to a news release.
Commissioners Steve Ivancie and Doug Monger were uncomfortable investing public dollars given CEC’s unwillingness to share with them financial details involved in building the solar garden.