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Kearney bows out with gold

Hannah Kearney bowed out of her freestyle moguls career in fitting fashion, throwing down the day's best run on the day's final run to win the U.S. women's championship on Friday.

Steamboat girls soccer easily beats Delta, 8-1

The Steamboat Springs High School girls soccer team trounced Delta on the road, 8-1, aided by a hat-trick performance from junior Natalie Bohlmann.

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Lower fuel costs mitigating expense of ski season flight program at Yampa Valley Regional Airport

Steamboat Ski and Resort Corp. Airline Program Director Janet Fischer is confident that reduced fuel prices paid by the airlines along with an increase in the average ski season fares into Yampa Valley Regional Airport will result in a lower airline bill later this spring.

Bill requiring snow tires, chains clears Senate panel

All motorists traveling Interstate 70 over the mountains would be required to have adequate tires or chains under a bill that won approval in a Senate committee on Thursday. The measure, HB1173, is designed to help alleviate traffic slowdowns and accidents during the winter months by making sure people who travel the roadway are prepared to drive it, said its Senate sponsor, Sen. Nancy Todd, D-Denver.

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Sharon's restaurant brings comfort food to west side of town

The opening of Sharon's comes almost 20 years after Sharon Stone closed a restaurant with the same name in West Steamboat that operated from 1988 to 1996.

Jail Report for March 21 to March 27, 2015

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.

City has several seats open on citizen boards and comnissions

The groups that have open seats include the Planning Commission, the Board of Adjustment, the Historic Preservation Commission, the Local Marketing District Board, the Parks and Recreation Commission and the Ice Rink Advisory Committee.

The Record for Thursday, March 26, 2015

4:58 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a woman in the 3100 block of Après Ski Way who received a call from a man who was making strange noises. The noises reportedly sounded sexual.

Investigator's career was not free of controversy

Despite periods of controversy during Heather Coogan's lengthy law enforcement career, Steamboat Springs City Manager Deb Hinsvark is confident Coogan is the right person to investigate allegations against the police department.

Dog's Eye View: A walk in the park

I remember what I learned at the stock dog workshop. My dog and I need to work together as a team everywhere.

Community Ag Alliance: Yampa — A town in the re-making

I left the meeting with a sense of anticipation and hope for Yampa. Here was a group of people representing all facets of life who all have one thing in common — the shared bond of caring and concern for their home and their willingness to become involved to make it a better place.

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Steamboat juniors earn podium spots at Junior World Freestyle skiing championships

Three-hundred of the world's top junior freestyle skiers competed at the Junior World Championships in Italy this week. Two Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club members found their way to the podium.

John F. Russell: Sled hockey player sets an example for everyone

Corey Fairbanks may not have use of his legs, but he is setting an example that every athlete can learn from

Top 10 most-viewed stories for the week of March 19 to March 25, 2015

Check out the most-viewed stories on our desktop site from the past week, and see what you missed.

Steamboat briefs: Routt County Road 129 north of Columbine closed

Routt County Road 129 is temporarily closed from north of Columbine — near mile marker 34 — beyond Steamboat Lake to Three Forks Ranch — near mile marker 43 — due to seasonal freeze/thaw conditions and traffic adversely affecting the road.

Lori Keefe: Arnis benefit a success

Last Friday we had a little get together to help out Chris Arnis and his family. It was an overwhelming success.

Sam Jones: Facts about URA elusive

As I read through the discussions regarding the proposed downtown URA, I find myself making that same twisted face when something seems a bit crazy.

Meg Bentley: Letter was ‘un-American’

This letter is actually to the “formers” — former City Council members, former council presidents, former council president pro-tems. I am one of you: a former City Council member.

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Full lineup for the 2015 Free Summer Concert Series released

At the annual benefit for the Free Summer Concert Series, board members present the full 2015 lineup.

Steamboat Springs School District master planning committees meet

Members of the Steamboat Springs School District’s four master planning committees met Thursday evening to formulate a wish list of facilities improvements for district buildings.