Steamboat Springs morning roundup for Thursday, Sept. 6

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Weather: Steamboat should be mostly sunny with highs in the 80s throughout the day. There is a chance of showers and thunderstorms overnight.

Local news

• A Stagecoach man pulled a Steamboat Springs man from a burning car Wednesday morning and possibly saved his life. Stagecoach resident pulls man from burning car

• The new Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage store will open Sept. 14 in downtown Steamboat Springs, a company spokeswoman confirmed Wednesday. Natural Grocers opens in Steamboat on Sept. 14

• AT&T is continuing its push in Routt County to make its wireless network capable of supporting 4G LTE technologies. County considers permits for cell towers in West, South Routt

• Routt County residents are big fans of the Steamboat Today newspaper, but they don’t want to pay a quarter to get the print edition, and they’re not going to pay a fee to access it online. Scott Stanford: Reader survey helps guide newpaper decisions

• Steamboat Springs Fire Chief Mel Stewart said Wednesday that it's hard for firefighters to make a living in Steamboat Springs under their current salaries. Steamboat Springs City Council receptive to pay raises for firefighters

• This week, 25 avid quilters from across the U.S. and Canada are meeting at The Steamboat Grand for a five-day quilting workshop with David Taylor, a local resident and world-renowned art quilter. Quilters gather in Steamboat for David Taylor workshop

• Routt County Search and Rescue called off a search for a local man who they think went home. Search and Rescue calls off Buffalo Pass search

• The Doak Walker Care Center received top marks from its employees and residents and their families for a third straight year in a survey of long-term care centers conducted by My InnerView. Doak Walker Care Center in Steamboat scores top marks

The Record for Sept. 4, 2012

Steamboat briefs: CMC registration begins for 2-day Digital Photo class

Local sports

• On Wednesday, Butch Boucher found balance in his golf game and led all Steamboat golfers at the three-day Colorado Golf Association Senior Stroke Play Championships at Haymaker Golf Course. Steamboat Springs hosts Senior Open golf tournament

• The Steamboat Springs High School boys tennis team struggled again Wednesday, falling to Air Academy, 7-0. Steamboat Springs tennis team drops another match

Roundup of what collegiate athletes from the area are doing

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