News for Friday, March 16, 2012



Vail comes up big at J4 giant slalom races in Steamboat

Ski Club Vail skiers swept Friday’s giant slalom championships and took nine of the possible 12 podium spots.

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Steamboat tennis squad sweeps Boulder

The trio of seniors who stand atop the Steamboat Springs High School tennis team helped lead the squad to a perfect day Friday.

Steamboat lacrosse dominates Durango, 19-1

With where the Steamboat Springs High School boys lacrosse team is, games like Friday’s aren’t unusual.

Steamboat soccer advances to tourney final Saturday

The Steamboat Springs High School soccer team continued its early season success, winning its group at the Colorado Academy Soccer tournament and advancing into Saturday's final against the host school.

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Soroco volleyball senior Lindsay Miles set for CNCC

In signing her letter of intent Friday, Lindsay Miles becomes the second Ram in as many years to sign with CNCC.

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Steamboat's Alex Wood tops CU’s depth chart

After switching to fullback, Steamboat Springs High School graduate Alex Wood is on track to see his first significant playing time at the University of Colorado.

Plenty to do for St. Patrick's Day in Routt County

Steamboat Springs does not dye the Yampa River green, but residents find plenty of other ways to celebrate Saturday’s Irish holiday.

Rabbit Ears Pass snowmobile trail status under review

Interested snowmobilers, skiers, snowshoers and all members of the public have until Tuesday to comment on a proposal to add a snowmobile trail to the existing network in the area of Rabbit Ears Pass on the back side of Mount Werner.

Steamboat sales tax revenue decline in January improves

The decline in Steamboat Springs sales tax figures for January shrank by nearly half, according to a final report the city released Thursday evening.

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Violinist Anna Roder to play hometown concert in Steamboat

The fruits of Anna Roder's years of intense study will be on display for the community to see and hear Sunday at Bud Werner Memorial Library.

Friends of the Chief to present update to Steamboat City Council

The Steamboat Springs City Council on Tuesday will hear an update about the plan to transform Chief Plaza Theater into a single-stage performing arts center.

Steamboat briefs: Alternative fuel expo runs from 4 to 6 p.m. Monday

Bud Werner Memorial Library, Yampatika and Northern Colorado Clean Cities present a free alternative fuels and technologies auto expo from 4 to 6 p.m. Monday in the parking lot at the Depot Art Center.

Routt County Council on Aging senior lunch menus for March 19 to 23

Routt County Council on Aging senior lunch menus for March 19 to 23

Routt County school lunch menus for March 19 to 23

Routt County school lunch menus for March 19 to 23

The Record for March 15

12:27 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a car that went off the road at Mount Werner and River roads. A 30-year-old Florida man was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence and careless driving.

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Winter weather to return to Steamboat on Sunday

A cold front and accompanying moisture are expected to move through Steamboat on Sunday afternoon. The storm is not expected to move out of the area until Tuesday morning.