News for Friday, March 30, 2012



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Skiers, riders take over downtown Steamboat in rail jam

As a warm Friday afternoon eased into a mild evening, about 50 skiers and snowboarders proved to hundreds of onlookers that winter isn’t quite over.

Steamboat briefs: Group seeks donations for Steamboat recycling bins

The 2012 Leadership Steamboat group has created an initiative called the Mainstreet Steamboat Recycle Project.

Routt County Council on Aging senior lunch menus for April 2 to 6

Routt County Council on Aging senior lunch menus for April 2 to 6

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Steamboat girls soccer shuts out rival Moffat County

The Steamboat Springs High School girls soccer team jumped out to an early lead Friday against the rival Moffat County Bulldogs and never looked back.

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Ex-Broncos in Steamboat to support Ski 4 Yellow event

Former Denver Broncos David Treadwell and Reggie Rivers on Friday talked football and the reason for their visit to the Yampa Valley — Saturday's Ski 4 Yellow event.

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Trailhead Lodge condos in Steamboat up for auction

Thirty-nine of the remaining unsold condominiums in Trailhead Lodge in Wildhorse Meadows are scheduled to go on the auction block May 6.

Steamboat boys lacrosse wins at Grand Junction

The Steamboat Springs High School boys lacrosse team managed to come away with a 9-4 win.

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March poised to be 2nd-driest in Steamboat history

With no rain or snow in the forecast Saturday, March could finish as the second-driest on record, and some may be wondering if there will be enough snow to ski before the April 15 closing day at Steamboat Ski Area.

The Record for March 29

12:34 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of noise in the 1300 block of Dream Island Plaza.

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Steamboat grad Bearss playing well for Michigan hockey team

Jake Bearss, a 2011 Steamboat Springs High School graduate, has gone from a first-line forward to a third-line grinder. But one thing remains the same: success.

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2 agricultural burns get out of control in southern Routt County

Two more agricultural burns got out of control and turned into wildfires Friday in southern Routt County.

George Krawzoff in line for Yampa Valley Housing Authority post

Members of an interview committee will recommend hiring George Krawzoff as the Yampa Valley Housing Authority executive director to the Housing Authority’s full board.

Spoke Talk: Routt County cyclists on the road again

With the arrival of more bikes, there’s an increase in traffic, heightening the need for greater awareness between all road users.

K. Saari Gallery in downtown Steamboat to close next month

Gallery owner Kimberly Saari says the closure will give her more time to enjoy life in Steamboat. She will continue to represent artists.

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March staying true to 2012 form with temperatures in the 70s Saturday

Unusually warm and dry weather is keeping Steamboat Springs bike shops busy as residents turn their thoughts, and activities, to summer. Expect thermometers in Steamboat Springs to top out at 72 degrees Saturday.