News for Friday, January 2, 2004



Warning tickets issued

Dry Lake parking lot overflows with snowmobilers

The Sheriff's Office is issuing warning tickets at Dry Lake Campground, and the U.S. Forest Service is promising public hearings to begin addressing overcrowding of parking areas used by snowmobilers and backcountry skiers.

Baseball program seeks help

It started as a letter full of hope, but ended in disappointment for Steamboat Springs baseball coach Sean Hicks.

Tamika Oddet Thompson

Tamika Oddet Thompson, daughter of Natalie Oddet Wilson and Otis Thompson, was born at 9:14 a.m. Dec. 26, 2003.

Snowy storm rolls in

Snowfall expected through Tuesday

A heavy snowstorm Friday kept snowplows busy, drivers cautious, airplanes circling and skiers happy.

Justice center location set

County commissioners say time, money won't allow change

Routt County commissioners say changing locations for the new judicial facility would cost too much money and take too much time.

Emma Rose Teachout

Emma Rose Teachout, daughter of Michelle and Steven Teachout of Steamboat Springs, was born at 11:35 a.m. Dec. 8, 2003.

Chris Stillwell wakes from coma

For the first time in 2 1/2 weeks, Chris Stillwell is responding to friends and family.

Two-car accident sends two to YVMC

A two-vehicle accident Friday on U.S. Highway 40 west of Hayden sent the cars into a ditch and two Craig residents to the hospital, the Colorado State Patrol reported.

Lodwick back on podium

Steamboat Springs Nordic combined skier Todd Lodwick notched his second podium finish in less than a week after he finished third at a World Cup sprint event in Reit im Winkl, Germany, on Friday.

Routt County spotlight: Jerry Kozatch

Jerry Kozatch Age: 51 Occupation: Co-owner of Ambiente

Horne -- Wright

Gary Dale Horne Jr. and Jessica Mae Wright have announced their engagement. Horne is the son of Gary Horne Sr. of Kingsport, Tenn., and Joyce Nelson of Grand Junction.

Briefs for Jan. 3, 2003

Warren Miller Entertainment will send its top cinematographer to Steamboat Springs early next week to film the 55th annual feature film of the legendary Warren Miller film series.

The Record for Jan. 3, 2004

12:12 a.m. A disturbance was reported in the 2300 block of Mount Werner Circle.

Ball player off to Nebraska

Preston Stanfill was set to meet with scouts to discuss his future in baseball. The scouts opened Stanfill's file, focused their eyes on Steamboat Springs and smiled warmly.

Bitten by the rug bug

More hookers per capita and growing

Dixie Coyle fishes around for a minute with a small metal hook and pulls out a thin strip of red fabric. She stabs through the fabric again and fishes out another loop of fabric.

Happenings for Jan. 3, 2003

The public is invited to a docent-led tour of exhibitions at 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the Depot Art Center. Call 879-9008.