After being quickly immersed in airport economics this week, the new Yampa Valley Airport Commission asked Routt County staff to finalize a budget that will not raise the overall fees airlines pay for the privilege of taking tickets and landing jets in Hayden.
Disease breaking down elk, ranchers
Visionaries. It's how Steamboat Springs elk rancher Judith Harrington describes herself and fellow alternative livestock ranchers.
BOBONICH, PATRICIA LEE TO JODY KLINE 2000 IRREVOCABLE TRUST FOR 4 BAR G SUBDIVISION, LOT 5 -- $475,000
District 2 candidates vow to leave their mark
If there is one thing the candidates for the District II seat of the Steamboat Springs City Council race have in common, it is their vow to make changes if elected.
South Routt men convert car engines to run on alternative fuels
Fred Robinson and his son, Tai, have dreams of changing the world one vehicle at a time.
The stories stay in her bones. They pump through her blood -- year after year of bruises and bleeding and mothers running away in the middle of the night with their children.
District 1 candidates have political experience
A four-year Steamboat Springs City Council incumbent and a former city employee say they have the experience and knowledge it takes to hold the District I seat.
Slack-line walking as challenging as rock climbing
As Drew Gunn steps onto a strip of 1 inch nylon webbing, it stretches under his weight like a slingshot. But Gunn stays on the line, balanced like a tightrope walker -- arms outstretched -- and starts to walk. Forward at first and then backward. Then back to the center where he practices bouncing on the rope, the first step in a series of tricks he has yet to learn.
Longtime Steamboat Springs businesswoman and educator Cathy Lewis is the newest Realtor at Century 21 Ski Town Associates, according to managing broker/owner Chuck Armbruster.
The Mountaineer at Steamboat, a development of duplexes near the east end of Walton Creek Road, was completed in 2000, but is now expanding to meet high demand for the units. Five dual-family buildings are being constructed. Most of the concrete work is complete and several framing, siding and finishing crews are working steadily to get as much done as possible before winter arrives.
It's unlikely something like this will be available in Steamboat Springs again, Realtor Ken Gold said about RE/MAX's new development of a large vacant lot on Village Drive -- the last large open space in the neighborhood.
Ranchers in Northwest Colorado are making a profit when they sell feeder calves this fall -- as much as $200 per animal -- but that hasn't always been then case.