The city of Steamboat Springs and contractor Native Excavating are replacing an old water main and repaving the Depot Art Center parking lot. The parking lot will be closed through Friday.
12:21 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a bear on Cortina Lane.
In an obscure conference room in Craig, a small group of unelected officials is considering whether to allow hunting of sandhill cranes in Colorado. Very recently the crane population was so small as to be an endangered species. Cranes are worldwide emblems of friendship and are a national and state treasure. Should we really be exposing them to hunter’s guns?
To date, I’ve spent 31 minutes and 23 seconds in the shadow of the moon, watching and photographing eclipses of the sun. Because the moon’s shadow rarely comes to me, I have to chase it around the world, wherever it might fall.
On their vacant plot of land that hugs Emerald Mountain, Samantha Rabesa and her husband, Eric, want to someday build their “forever” home. But the couple must overcome a few legal hurdles and weather the objections of several neighbors before they can build the home the way they want to.
Now that Los Angeles is close to banning plastic grocery bags in something like 2,700 stores, can designer reusable bags in the boutiques of Rodeo Drive be far behind?
The record heat on Monday was likely just enough to suck the remaining snowpack out of the mountains surrounding Steamboat Springs.
It's only June 4, but today's weather forecast is more reminiscent of mid-July. A fire weather watch has been issued for Tuesday.
This time of year reminds me most about playing sports in high school. There will be a lot of advice this week and in the coming weeks about being leaders, changing the world and making the Class of 2012 a special one.
The Steamboat Springs School Board tonight will consider approving a $1 million salary and benefits package for district employees. The board also could approve the district’s 2012-13 operating budget and the 2013-14 academic calendar.