BLM reports three smaller fires in Northwest Colorado
The Alkali Fire located in Moffat County has scorched roughly 20,000 acres since it was ignited Wednesday, burning a homestead, a barn and killing three cattle, according to the Bureau of Land Management.
It is with a heavy heart that Craig and I (Andi) have decided to close the Animal Healing Center. Craig and I want you all to know that this decision was not made lightly. We both have enjoyed taking care of our patients and developing wonderful relationships with our clients. Owning the AHC has been a rewarding experience for us, and we have deep gratitude for all that we learned and for this special community of animal lovers.
Certain lots of fresh whole peaches, plums, nectarines and plumcots are being recalled voluntarily by Wawona Packing Company of Cutter, California due to the potential of the products being contaminated with listeria.
There was no break for riders Wednesday as they assaulted the entirety of Mount Werner is one of the toughest Town Challenge races of the season.
Sisters Martie Maguire and Emily Robison may be widely known for their role as two-thirds of the Dixie Chicks. But now, they have a new claim to fame.
A federal judge declared Colorado's gay marriage ban unconstitutional but stayed his ruling pending the outcome of appeals to a higher court.
There isn't a day that goes by that Steamboat Springs resident Charlie Holthausen doesn't regret selling his iconic dragon that was a fan favorite at some of the town’s biggest gatherings. So last winter he started planning, and this summer he is working to put the dragon back into Steamboat.
If you've lost a sandal, sunglasses or a beer can in the Yampa River, Monday would be a good day to go back and retrieve it.
The Alkali Fire quickly jumped to 8,000 acres on Wednesday, threatening the lives of three people before it burned a homestead and a barn.
6:36 p.m. Officers were called to a report of shoplifting from a grocery store in the 1800 block of Central Park Drive. A man reportedly stole burritos, chicken and fish and then fled from the security guard. The 29-year-old suspect was found during a traffic stop and arrested on suspicion of theft and possession of a controlled substance. Police said he had heroin.
It was another big weekend of tennis last weekend for the Burger family.
Only three of the flights through July 22 were booked to capacity with 50 passengers, but a total of 15 were scheduled to carry 40 or more passengers.
The Mount Werner Classic returns to Steamboat Ski Area on Saturday for another 50-kilometer adventure over Mount Werner and into the backcountry.
The growing season this year started out cool and wet followed by a June with very little rain, and now a July with some wonderful rain storms. How do you manage your garden so plants survive through the dry and rainy spells?
Transit Manager Jonathan Flint said Wednesday bus ridership this summer currently is running about 4 percent higher this year than last year.
A sentencing hearing has been continued until 11 a.m. Aug. 13 for the Steamboat Springs driver who swerved, hit and killed a German motorcyclist.
A helicopter geared to drop water is coming in to help contain the lightning-caused fire burning in the Mount Zirkel Wilderness Area.
This past week, a woman contacted us directly after reading an article the Steamboat Pilot & Today published on July 16 titled, “Police still offering drug detection kits.” The young woman told us about being victimized by someone using a date-rape drug. She did not want to be identified or interviewed for a news article, but she did want us to know about her experience to validate the problem and possibly save other women from the trauma she experienced following a normal night out with friends.
Routt County Riders will lead a trail workday on the Sunshine Trail on Mount Werner from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. Volunteers are needed to assist with the trail re-routing project and should meet at the Knoll Parking Lot on Mount Werner Circle at 8:45 a.m. for transportation to the work area.
David Krutsinger, the rail project manager for the Colorado Department of Transportation, was on hand to discuss the latest studies that looked into the feasibility of a 340-mile high-speed rail system that would take travelers from Denver International Airport to the Eagle County Airport and from Pueblo to Fort Collins.