Stories for April 1996


Friday, April 12

6 residents survive freezing night near Fish Creek Falls

After spending an unexpected Monday night trapped and huddled together at Fish Creek Falls, Melissa Peterson, 18, John Farot, 20, Wendy Young, 20, Jay Maylewite, 22, Monica Navarro, 23, and John Krajewski finally walked to safety in the daylight of the next morning.

Thursday, April 11

2 men rescued from Fish Creek

It wasn’t the most difficult operation Routt County Search and Rescue personnel have ever been on, but two new residents of Steamboat Springs probably couldn’t care less.