News for Friday, October 5, 2012




On The Market: Bank sales plummet from 18 to 8 in August

Stan Urban, of Land Title Guarantee Co., reports that bank sales in Routt County during August took a nosedive from 18 in July to eight in the last full month of summer.

Prep sports briefs: Soroco football team rolls South Park

The Soroco High School football team easily beat South Park on Friday.

Hayden football loses to resilient West Grand team

West Grand beat Hayden, 32-28, on Friday behind a methodical run game and stifling defense.

Tease photo

Steamboat football shuts out Battle Mountain, spoils homecoming

The win puts the Sailors at 3-3, the first time the team has been .500 or better since the magical 2009 season.

Scare at private Steamboat Springs school results in arrest

An incident at a private Steamboat Springs school Thursday morning led to the arrest of a Routt County man, who subsequently was charged with intentionally setting his home on fire in 2010.

Steamboat briefs: Fund set up to aid victims of Steamboat house fire

A donation fund has been set up to assist Debbie Mosser and her son, Dillon Silcox, whose rental home on Willett Court was damaged in a fire Sept. 29.

Steamboat Springs man accused of stealing from bosses

A 31-year-old Steamboat Springs man was arrested Thursday and is suspected of breaking into the homes of his two bosses and stealing thousands of dollars from their locked safes.

Routt County Council on Aging senior lunch menus for week of Oct. 8

Routt County Council on Aging senior lunch menus for week of Oct. 8

Routt County school lunch menus for week of Oct. 8

Routt County school lunch menus for week of Oct. 8

The Record for Oct. 4, 2012

3:49 p.m. Deputies were called to a report of political signs damaged in the 32500 block of Routt County Road 35.

Steamboat tennis players advance to regional finals

The members of the Steamboat Springs High School tennis team had a good day Friday and will face Aspen in six of seven finals at the regional tennis tournament in Grand Junction on Saturday morning.

Soup Bowl Supper fundraiser set for Wednesday in Steamboat

The Soup Bowl Supper takes place Wednesday with seatings at 5:30 and 7 p.m. This year's event benefits Court-Appointed Special Advocates.

Car crash victim identified as 72-year-old Denver man

Routt County Coroner Rob Ryg on Friday morning was trying to locate the family of a 72-year-old Denver man who was killed Thursday night in a car crash in South Routt County.

Steamboat skier Fletcher trains with Norwegians in Utah

The bromance between the U.S. and Norwegian Nordic combined teams is being renewed in Utah, this week as the Norwegians have arrived for their second training camp of the year with their counterparts on the U.S. Ski Team.

Car spins out on 'black ice' Friday morning on Rabbit Ears Pass

The overnight forecast on Rabbit Ears for Friday night into Saturday calls for a 10 percent chance of light snow and a low of 15 degrees.

Steamboat Springs morning roundup for Friday, Oct. 5

Rod Hanna gives photography tips, Domestic Violence Awareness Month is honored and a car accident kills one.