News for Sunday, May 5, 2002



Of matches, soap and old-fashioned healing advice

A visit to the corner store can turn up some interesting stuff

The never ending quest for column material took me this week to the Unique Shop at 116 Ninth St. in downtown Steamboat. I was led to believe that I would find something singular there to write about.

Smartwool leasing may affect airport budget

Mayor says agreement would be a win-win situation

The city could see the operating costs for the Steamboat Springs Airport come into the black in two years if they approve a five-year leasing agreement with Smartwool.

Republicans ready for election

Democrats fail to produce candidates

At its assembly on Sunday, the Routt County Republicans re-nominated all the incumbent candidates holding county jobs that are up for re-election. Since the Democrats failed to produce any of their own candidates to challenge at its assembly last month, all of the incumbents will be alone on the ballet in November.