News for Sunday, August 1, 2004



City looking at liquor tastings

The Steamboat Springs City Council on Tuesday will look at the first reading of an ordinance that will allow free wine, beer and spirit tastings at liquor stores.

The Record for Aug. 2

Saturday, July 31 1:26 a.m. An intoxicated man with a blood alcohol content of 0.46 percent was transported from a hotel in the 300 block of Lincoln Avenue to the detox center.

Schaffer, Coors very different

U.S. Senate hopefuls battling in race that has turned ugly

On many levels, Bob Schaffer and Pete Coors, the two Republican candidates running for U.S. Senate, are a lesson in contrasts.

Briefs for Aug. 2

City starting 2004 paving projects Tuesday in town

Competition heats up at chili cook-off

Three chefs sat Saturday at a long table with small bowls of rival chili stretching before them. Carefully, they inhaled the aroma of each chili, took a bite, chewed thoughtfully and scored it for texture, color, spice, aroma and taste.