News for Monday, June 25, 2012



Adult league volleyball results for June 25

Adult league volleyball results for June 25

Adult Men's I and II league softball results for June 25

Adult Men's I and II league softball results for June 25

Steamboat briefs: Job search tools available to for veterans, employers

As part of the Department of Veterans Affairs ongoing implementation of the VOW to Hire Heroes Act of 2011, the VA has developed a comprehensive toolkit for veterans and employers about the VOW to Hire Heroes Act and the Veterans Retraining Assistance Program.

The Record for June 24

1:40 a.m. Officers were called to a report of a theft of items from a truck parked at Rockies Way and Steamboat Boulevard.

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Water lease could float Yampa River through drought

There is relief in sight for the Yampa River where current flows through downtown Steamboat Springs are a relative trickle compared to what is normal for the last week in June.

Quicksilver oil well hearing to focus on air, water quality

The Routt County Board of Commissioners will take public comments on air and water quality monitoring at Tuesday's public hearing for Quicksilver Resources' oil well permit application.

Routt County Republicans weigh in on commissioner, Senate District 8

Routt County Republicans have until 7 p.m. Tuesday to weigh in on primary contests.

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Tom Ross: Can you saw what I see?

I’ve been running around town this month with an old garden shovel in the Thule box on top of my vehicle, but it’s not because I have a plot of snow peas growing in the community garden.

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Jimmy Westlake: Star party not near Hollywood

Come join other astronomy enthusiasts at what is being billed as the first annual “Stagecoach Star Party” at 9 p.m. Friday at the Morrison Cove boat ramp on the south shore of Stagecoach Reservoir.

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Water restrictions enacted for Steamboat II Metro District

Steamboat II Metropolitan District officials enacted mandatory water restrictions ahead of schedule Friday, limiting the district's 400 customers.

Routt National Forest goes under Stage 2 fire restrictions

Routt County and the city of Steamboat Springs are expected to follow suit with the increased restrictions, which effectively ban all open sources of fire on public and private lands.

Dangerous fire conditions persist Monday throughout Routt County

Hot, dry weather and a chance for lightning combine to create conditions ripe for wildfires. A red flag warning is in effect through midnight.