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Girls fall short despite big effort

The Steamboat Springs High School girls lacrosse team couldn’t pick up a win Thursday night, but coach Betsy Frick said her team played as well as it has all season.

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Sweet sendoff for Steamboat lax seniors

The Steamboat boys lacrosse team celebrated senior night in a big way, knocking off Glenwood Springs, 17-1, Thursday night.

Steamboat Springs School District will get $480,000 less than hoped for under school finance bill

Two legislative decisions made this week could have a significant impact on school finance in Colorado, including for the Steamboat Springs School District.

Steamboat Springs School District hires new director of finance and operations

The Steamboat Springs School District has hired a former Moffat County School District administrator as its next director of finance and operations.

Steamboat, other mountain communities yield strong winter tax revenues

The city of Steamboat Springs in February again saw a strong month of sales tax revenues.

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Snow expected to continue in high country through Saturday

At lower elevations in Steamboat Springs, only modest snow accumulations are expected Friday and Saturday.

Strings Music Festival enters its 28th season

The Strings Music Festival's 28 season will incorporate new performances and events from big name acts to new principal players.

Community Ag Alliance: New district wildlife manager introduces herself

My name is Andrea Sponseller, and I'm the new Steamboat South District wildlife manager, a position recently held by Danielle Domson.

The Record for Wednesday, April 15, 2015

1:29 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a cover that was stolen off of a motorcycle parked in the 600 block of Anglers Drive. Police found the cover on the property, and they don't believe it was stolen. It is believed wind blew the cover off of the motorcycle.

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Former local has first major debut in Noah Baumbach's recent film "While We're Young"

In the recently released comedy, "While We're Young," starring Ben Stiller, Naomi Watts, Amanda Seyfried and Adam Driver, former Steamboat Springs local Ryan Serhant makes his film debut.

Steamboat residents arrested on suspicion of extorting money from boy who damaged their vehicles

Isaias Simon and his sister, Ana Simon, are accused of threatening to have a boy deported if he did not pay them $2,000 to fix their vehicles.

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The Bock’s Office: ‘Furious 7’ fully loaded with action, drama alike

Somehow, they made it a heptalogy, all without ever once using a word on screen with that many syllables. Somehow, it became The Most Important Movie in the World. And, somehow, “Furious 7” is entirely enjoyable.

You Heart What You Eat: Spaghetti & Sweet Sauce

Offering healthy alternatives and recipes, Tera Johnson-Swartz is the newest Explore contributor and will be featured in the weekly blog series, “You Heart What You Eat.” This week, she features a savory-sweet spaghetti dish.

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Locally produced film premieres Monday

The local sci-fi production, "9:10 - 4:45,” premieres Monday at the Chief Theater and features an unlikely cast of characters and a quirky, yet humorous, story line.

Dog's Eye View: Reaching critical mass

Leaving dog poop on the ground is not recycling. It’s a pollutant, and it’s damaging our environment.

Community Connections: Fostering drug-free youth

Grand Futures working to produce a drug-free mindset for Routt County teens.

Steamboat briefs: Hayden to consider body cameras for officers

The Hayden Town Council on Thursday will consider purchasing body cameras to be worn by the town’s police officers.

Geoffrey Petis: Clubs give scholarships

Ensuring that our youth have the opportunity to attend a post-secondary institute of higher learning is a long-term, important issue which will ultimately affect all of us.

Our View: Education funding request a no-brainer

As the Education Fund Board is poised to make its grant funding decisions for next school year, we think there’s one request that rises to the top and begs for overwhelming approval.

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Steamboat Springs baseball comes out on top of Moffat County, 6-3, in 10-inning game

Baseball in Northwest Colorado means having to play in all kinds of weather, a fact both teams knew as Moffat County High School hosted Steamboat Springs Wednesday afternoon. What they didn’t expect was that the day would go so long. Steamboat took the game, 6-3, against MCHS in a game that lasted 10 innings and saw a small amount of snowfall as the Bulldogs and Sailors fought hard for nearly four hours.