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Steamboat briefs: Registration now open for nonprofit education series

Registration now is open for a 10-part nonprofit education series sponsored by the Northwest Rural Philanthropy Days interim steering committee. “Part 1: Strategic Planning” will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Jan. 27 in Steamboat Springs, and “Part 2: Board Development” will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Craig. Maria Fabula, CEO of the Community Resource Center, will be the presenter at both classes.

Our View: There is no free bus

We think it’s good news that the Steamboat Springs City Council is receiving blowback about cost-cutting measures this winter that have resulted in changes and reductions in Steamboat Springs Transit routes.

Steamboat boys thump Eagle Valley

Robi Powers scored 17 points, sinking his first five 3-point shots on Saturday to lead the Steamboat Springs High School boys basketball team to an easy win against Eagle Valley, 69-33.

Steamboat girls basketball falls on the road

The Steamboat Springs High School girls basketball team struggled on the road Saturday, falling, 44-23, against Eagle Valley.

Surefoot Holiday Classic results for Saturday

Surefoot Holiday Classic slalom results

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Steamboat hockey falls again; record now 0-8

The Steamboat hockey team couldn't hang with Lewis-Palmer on Saturday, falling 7-2 and to an 0-8 record.

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Soroco boys hoops' defense steps up in 14-point win versus South Park

The Soroco High School boys basketball team is 5-2 this season after a 14-point victory versus winless South Park on Saturday evening.

Hayden, Steamboat finish 1 and 2 at West Grand wrestling tourney

Hayden High School wrestling just barely beat out Steamboat Springs for first place at Saturday's West Grand Tournament in Kremmling.

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Steamboat skiers start strong at Howelsen in Holiday Classic

Nick Veth led the way for Steamboat skiers Saturday, winning the men's race as the three-day Holiday Classic kicked off at Howelsen Hill.

Real estate transactions for December 12 to 17, 2014

Real estate transactions for December 12 to 17, 2014

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Soroco girls basketball cruises by visiting South Park in record-breaking performance

Soroco High School girls basketball overwhelmed visiting South Park in the final 24 minutes in the Rams' home-opening victory. Soroco also set a new single-game school scoring record along the way.

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New economic forecast predicts big job growth for Colorado

The assessment led by economist Richard Wobbekind concludes that in terms of job growth, 2013, 2014 and 2015 will "be the three best years for the state since the start of the century."

The Record for Friday, Dec. 19, 2014

8:07 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a person receiving harassing phone messages in the 1300 block of Indian Trails.

Book Review: Holiday recommendations for 2014

If you're looking for a holiday gift for that book-lover in your life, here are some recommendations compiled by the staff at Off the Beaten Path Bookstore for all ages.

Top 10 most-viewed stories for Dec. 11 to 17, 2014

Top 10 most-viewed stories for Dec. 11 to 17, 2014

Community Connections: NorthWest Colorado Center for Independence empowers all people to live well

The NorthWest Colorado Center for Independence is a Center for Independent Living, rooted in a rich history of peer support and the advancement of civil rights for people with disabilities. Our operation is based on the conviction that all of us have the right, regardless of age or ability, to live well in the community of our choice. Moreover, we recognize that when we marginalize people based on age or ability, it erodes the social and moral fabric of our community as a whole.

John F. Russell: Finding his love of sports on the stage

Former Steamboat Springs High School basketball and soccer star Roddy Beall is stepping into the spotlight, hopefully changing expectations about what is cool.

Steamboat briefs: New series of Tobacco Free classes to start next month

A new series of Tobacco Free Program classes will be held from noon to 1 p.m. Tuesdays beginning Jan. 6 and continuing through Feb. 10 at the Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association in Steamboat Springs, 940 Central Park Drive, Suite 101.

Routt County Council on Aging senior lunch menus for the week of Dec. 22

Routt County Council on Aging senior lunch menus for the week of Dec. 22

Soroco boys basketball overcomes late deficit to beat Rangely

Soroco High School boys basketball overcame a sluggish first half to come from behind and beat Rangely at the Panthers' house Friday night.