Tuesday, November 17
With avalanche season upon us, the Colorado Division of Wildlife has announced an expanded program to help counties pay for search and rescue efforts.
Thursday, November 5
Despite the need to search for three lost hunters in one blizzard last month, Routt County Search & Rescue costs have stayed at a manageable level, group officials report.
A sudden winter storm that dumped more than a foot of snow on Routt County over the weekend stranded hunters and stalled travelers, prompting a hectic response from state patrolmen, snowplows and search and rescue crews.
Wednesday, November 4
Routt County Search and Rescue Tuesday located a hunter lost in snowy wilderness without food and fire for more than two days.
Tuesday, November 3
Search efforts continued Monday night for a hunter missing for more than 36 hours in the Quaker Mountain area, 20 miles northwest of Steamboat Springs.