News for Thursday, September 27, 2001



Sailors blank Huskies

Steamboat soccer team rolls over Battle Mountain in local school's homecoming

It took 15 shots on goal and 53 minutes before the Sailors found the cage in Thursday's matchup with the Battle Mountain Huskies. But the first goal led to a 10-minute scoring storm that left the Sailors up four and the Huskies shut out.

Rising to the challenge of kindness

With broom in hand, Gene Leck tried to help sweep up the small remnants of changed lives that littered the Hayden Middle School gym Thursday.

The price of security

Airport, sheriff hopes county will cover the cost for another deputy

The director of Yampa Valley Regional Airport and Sheriff John Warner are hoping the county will pick up the cost for an additional deputy to patrol the facility.

Summer fails to acquiesce to fall

Just when early September had winter nipping at the noses of locals in Routt County, a high pressure system produced warm temperatures and dry conditions during the first week of fall, pushing the thermometer past average readings for September.

Two Milner women charged with drug possession

Two Milner women face felony drug charges after they were arrested on cocaine possession charges Wednesday morning.

Oak Creek resident arrested again

Legal trouble for a 23-year-old Oak Creek man keeps piling up. Maurice Adama Choquette on Wednesday was arrested on a felony charge for the third time in four months.

Chamber holds annual board elections

The Steamboat Springs Chamber Resort Association installed a slate of four officers Thursday and welcomed three new members to its 19-member board of directors.

Pros and cons of tax increases

The Routt County Clerk's office is preparing the 2001 Tax Payers' Bill of Rights to be sent out no later than Oct. 5.

Steamboat golfers take Yampa Cup

The men of the Steamboat Springs Golf Club will have bragging rights at least this year. Last weekend, 16 local golfers represented Steamboat in the annual Yampa Cup Match at the Steamboat Golf Club.