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The Record for Monday, May 25, 2015

4:12 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a person who was seen passed out on the railroad tracks in the 300 block of Lincoln Avenue. After officers saw a fishing pole nearby, they found out that it was just someone laying on the railroad tracks taking a break from fishing.

Steamboat briefs: Commissioners to hear school district master plan

The Steamboat Springs School District’s facility master plan options will be presented to the Board of Routt County Commissioners at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday in the commissioners hearing room located in the historic courthouse, 522 Lincoln Ave. The presentation is open to the public.

Results for Level 5 ITA District Cup Series 12s, Monday, May 25

Results for Level 5 ITA District Cup Series 12s, Monday, May 25

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Steamboat Springs community pays tribute on Memorial Day to those who have fallen

Monday morning's Memorial Day ceremony included a number of community members who came together to honor those who served their country in time of war.

The Record for Sunday, May 24, 2015

6:57 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a person who came into the police department in reference to a previous crime in the 800 block of Yampa Street. However, the person showed up intoxicated and drove to the police department. He was arrested for a DUI.

From the editor: Step up and serve

“Step Up and Serve” is the name we’ve chosen for a pair of forums the Steamboat Pilot & Today will be sponsoring June 10 and 17. The events, which will be held from 5:30 to 7 p.m. both nights in the newspaper’s community room, are open to anyone in the community interested in running for Steamboat Springs City Council.

Jimmy Westlake: The Centaur peeks in

You too can see Centaurus peeking in on us. Go outside around 10 p.m. in late May and look due south, underneath the bright blue star Spica.

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Eugene Buchanan: Mini bareback riding comes to Steamboat

Debuting at the Steamboat rodeo last year, 2015 marks the second time the mini bareback riding event, fully endorsed by the PCRA, will take place at Romick Arena, with the contests slated for July 25 and 26 and July 31 and Aug. 1, as young riders prepare for a berth in the National Finals in Las Vegas.

Steamboat briefs: 111th annual Pioneer Picnic is June 7 in Yampa

The annual Routt County Pioneer Picnic will be held June 7 at the Yampa Masonic Hall in Yampa.

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Fundamentals will be focus of third annual High Altitude Basketball Camp

High Altitude Basketball Camp offers young players a chance to develop a strong foundation grounded in basic skills.

The Record for Saturday, May 23, 2015

12:42 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a disturbance at a bus stop in the 3600 block of Lincoln Avenue.

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Steamboat hosts prestigious youth tennis tournament

When Dave Schuiling brought his son, Andy, to live in Steamboat Springs from Telluride about five years ago, the world of competitive tennis was little known to either of them. Then Andy got involved with the tennis camps put on by the Steamboat Tennis Association and his desire to play grew from there.

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New antibiotic guidelines help children during tick season

As tick bite season takes hold in Northwest Colorado and across the country, medical professionals locally are heralding new guidelines that support the use of an antibiotic to help tick bite infections in children.

Canine influenza outbreak catches attention of Steamboat veterinarians

A strain of canine influenza new to the United States has sickened more than 1,000 dogs mostly in the Chicago area and has caught the attention of veterinarians in Steamboat Springs.

Health briefs: World No Tobacco Day is May 31

Deaths from cigarette smoking and smokeless tobacco products are the most preventable deaths in the United States.

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Steamboat Mountain School program takes students to three countries

Steamboat Mountain School students were hesitant but willing this spring when asked to try grilled guinea pig, tree larva, salty goat’s milk tea and other treats from around the world.

Focus on Fitness: The benefits of group exercise

Group exercise offers numerous benefits.

Healthy recipe: Grilled potato salad

Grilled potato salad is a unique complement to grilled meats that provides a pleasant alternative to traditional potato salad.

Monday Medical: Protect yourself from foodborne illnesses

Foodborne illnesses can lead to serious problems.

Thoughtful Parenting: Preventing the 'summer slide'

Vacation enrichment activities can help stop the "summer slide."