News for Saturday, October 6, 2012



Hahn's Peak Wild Flower Loop results for Oct. 6

Hahn's Peak Wild Flower Loop results for Oct. 6

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Summit tops Steamboat in league volleyball match

A couple of weeks after dropping a volleyball match to Steamboat in straight sets, the Tigers dominated the Sailors on Saturday in Frisco.

Man killed in Thursday night crash in South Routt County identified

After contacting family Saturday, Routt County Coroner Rob Ryg was able to release the identity of the 72-year-old Denver man killed in a car crash Thursday night in South Routt County.

Our View: Vote 'no' on Amendment 64

While we can sympathize with some of the arguments proponents make, the state’s Constitution isn’t the place to address marijuana legalization, especially when such legalization will be in direct conflict with federal law.

The Record for Oct. 5, 2012

11:52 a.m. Officers were called to a report of a woman picking up trash and taking it back to her home at Après Ski Way and Village Drive.

Steamboat Springs tennis team snaps regional title streak

Despite having its regional title streak snapped, the Steamboat Springs High School tennis team qualified all seven spots for the state tournament.

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Steamboat's literature community celebrates 20th annual Literary Sojourn

Literary Sojourn is a nonprofit event supported by a guild and community members who have become like a giant book club of Sojourners. So loyal are the Sojourners that this year's event sold out in 1 1/2 hours.

Officers investigate bloody bear paw prints in Steamboat Springs

A resident on Willowbrook Court was concerned when she discovered bloody bear paw prints on her driveway Saturday morning.

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Man arrested after car crashes into Steamboat Springs home

Police on Saturday arrested the man they think was drunk when he crashed his car into a house at about 5 a.m. at 492 Tamarack Drive.

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Retro chalet holds choice spot by Thunderhead Express

How long ago was it? In 1972, the year when the home at 2910 Burgess Creek Road was built, women took part in the Boston Marathon for the first time.

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Steamboat Springs soccer rallies to beat Palisade

The Steamboat Springs High School soccer team kept its playoff hopes alive with a 4-2 win against Palisade on Saturday.

John F. Russell: The rematch is to sports what the 2nd chance is in life

You don't always get a second chance in life, but that's not the case in sports, which is why the rematch is one of the best things in the world for athletes, coaches and fans.

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Steamboat officials work to strengthen Iron Horse proposal

A buzz of public commentary, which has included both support and opposition to the plan, has convinced several Steamboat Springs City Council members they need more time to decide the Iron Horse's fate.

Top 10 stories for the week of Sept. 27 to Oct. 3, 2012

Check out our most-read stories from the past week, and see what you missed.

Jail Report for Sept. 28 to Oct. 4, 2012

The following is a list of people booked into Routt County Jail on suspicion of the listed charges. The arresting agency is listed in parentheses.

Routt County candidates speak out about business issues

Business issues from the need to support lone eagles to the role of government in economic development got a close look Wednesday when the Steamboat Pilot & Today hosted local candidates.

Steamboat Ski Area won't begin making snow for several weeks

Steamboat Ski and Resort Corp.'s Doug Allen said Steamboat’s low elevation (6,900 feet) and west-facing orientation make early October snowmaking less productive.