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Superintendent defends district transfer student policy

Superintendent Brad Meeks said that although there are many students who live outside the district boundaries, the district has a sound policy for admitting transfer students.

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Celebrating 50 years of the Wilderness Act

A photographer, scholar and journalist strike out to capture, share a passion for wilderness to honor the 50th anniversary of the 1964 Wilderness Act

Steamboat briefs: Chili challenge with live music, children’s activities

Steamboat Springs’ ninth annual Chuck Wagon Chili Challenge will take place from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. today at Eighth and Oak streets in downtown Steamboat Springs.

Sailors volleyball perfect in Glenwood tourney, capture championship

The Steamboat Springs High School volleyball team made the season start a perfect 5-0, capping off a tournament championship in Glenwood Springs on Saturday with a trio of sweeping wins.

Young Hayden football team falls big at Merino

Hayden High School football got its first taste of a power-packed non-league schedule Saturday afternoon, falling to Merino, 59-6, on the road.

Melanie Strum: Freedom conference touts free markets

Amid global and domestic turmoil and a pervasive feeling that America is on the wrong track, a sell-out crowd in search of an American rebound gathered on Aug. 22 and 23 for the sixth annual Steamboat Institute Freedom Conference.

Our View: Cultural and heritage tourism

Just this month, Steamboat Springs’ main street was granted honorary status as a National Historic District. We hope local governments, cultural and tourism organizations will work to capitalize on these recent developments to reach travelers who are drawn to our cultural heritage.

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Community support brings building back to life

On Saturday afternoon the newly remodeled Sourth Routt Medical Center was introduced to the community with an Open House event.

Jail Report for Aug. 23 to Aug. 29, 2014

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.

The Record for Friday, Aug. 29, 2014

12:42 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a man chasing someone down a hallway at a bar in the 800 block of Lincoln Avenue. The man could not be located.

DePuy goals push Steamboat boys soccer to 2-1 win at Palisade

The Steamboat Springs High School boys soccer team got its season started on a high note, using two Nathan DePuy goals to down Palisade on the road, 2-1.

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Sailors boys tennis splits pair of home matches against visiting 5A schools

The Steamboat Springs High School boys tennis team split a pair of matches Saturday at home, cruising by visiting Poudre before falling to Rocky Mountain in the afternoon.

John F. Russell: Races leave us all with vintage memories

The Steamboat Springs Vintage Auto Races came to an end in 1998, but many locals still have found memories of when the engine's roar dominated our Labor Day holiday.

Real estate transactions for Aug. 22 to 28, 2014

Real estate transactions for Aug. 22 to 28, 2014

Top 10 most-viewed stories for the week of Aug. 21 to 27, 2014

Top 10 most-viewed stories for the week of Aug. 21 to 27, 2014

Book Review: Easy picture and chapter books for children

Two charming stories by Colorado authors.

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Foreclosure rates down in Routt County

In 2014, county Treasurer Brita Horn anticipates just 100 homes will begin the foreclosure process, down from 134 in 2013, 233 in 2012 and 306 in 2011.

Routt County Council on Aging menus for the week of Sept. 1

Routt County Council on Aging menus for the week of Sept. 1

Routt County school district lunch menus for the week of Sept. 1

Routt school district lunch menus for week of Sept. 1

Steamboat briefs: Hayden Public Library to be closed Saturday and Monday

Hayden Public Library will be closed Saturday and Monday, Sept. 1 for Labor Day.