News for Saturday, October 13, 2012



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Yampa Valley women with breast cancer not alone in fight

Here in the Yampa Valley, women with breast cancer are not alone: Local organizations and fundraisers are there to fill in the gaps in resources, funding and support, adding an extra boost of hope along the arduous path to recovery.

Steamboat volleyball scores big win against Rifle

In the third set of Saturday's match against Rifle, Steamboat's young players showed they could win without their senior leader, Alex Feeley, who went down with a sprained ankle.

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Steamboat artists get resourceful for annual recycled art project

This year, Home ReSource’s Creative Community Art project invited artists, or anyone with an “outside the box” mentality, to use recycled materials to create a unique new identity for castaway items.

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Hayden volleyball falls to West Grand in 3 sets

The Hayden volleyball squad lost in three sets at home Saturday against West Grand.

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Steamboat Springs soccer team keeps playoff hopes alive

The Steamboat Springs High School soccer team kept its playoff hopes alive with a 4-1 win against Glenwood Springs on Saturday.

Motorists breeze through wintry weather

As the clouds began to lift, a fresh dusting of snow was visible at Steamboat Ski Area and surrounding mountains Saturday.

The Record for Oct. 12, 2012

6:26 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a porcupine stuck in the wheel well of a car in the 2000 block of Curve Plaza.

Rick Akin: Whom do you trust?

While both political parties have a tendency to extol the virtues of expansive government more than I would like, plainly the liberals (or as they like to call themselves, the “progressives”) are in the forefront of expanding government.

Our View: Vote 'yes' on Amendment S

We think the constitutional amendment, which would update the state’s personnel system to allow for greater flexibility in appointments and hiring, is reasonable, and we urge residents to vote “yes” on Amendment S.

Jail Report for Oct. 5 to 11, 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.

Real estate transactions for Oct. 5 to 11, 2012

Real estate transactions for Oct. 5 to 11, 2012

US foreclosure activity falls to 5-year low

U.S. foreclosure activity fell to a five-year low in September, according to a report by RealtyTrac released Thursday.

Steamboat's Penny Fletcher, Marne Roberts complete negotiation program

Penny Fletcher and Marne Roberts have completed the Master Certified Negotiation Expert designation program conducted by the Real Estate Negotiation Institute.

John F. Russell: Steamboat Olympian recalls Atlanta games while creating new memories in London

Steamboat Olympian Anne Kakela recalls what it was like coaching in London and competing in Atlanta.

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Steamboat school district rediscovers it owns historic schoolhouse

When Brian Kelly and Rebecca Williams entered the Cow Creek Schoolhouse for the first time in January, a stray fast food cup and fresh scribbles on a chalkboard were the only items that hindered their dramatic leap into the past.

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Tom Ross: Ski pioneer Perry brought Howelsen to Steamboat

Marjorie Perry was an early member of the Colorado Mountain Club and was named to the Colorado Ski Hall of Fame in 1988. There won’t be another like her anytime soon.

Top 10 most viewed stories for the week of Oct. 4 to 10, 2012

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

Routt County senior lunch menus for week of Oct. 15

Routt County senior lunch menus for week of Oct. 15

Routt County school lunch menus for week of Oct. 15

Routt County school lunch menus for week of Oct. 15

Steamboat briefs: Make Halloween-themed cards Saturday in Steamboat

Make Halloween-themed greeting cards from 1 to 3 p.m. today at Steamboat Arts & Crafts Gym. The cost is $15. Call 970-870-0384 for more information. 1280 13th St.