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'Modest accumulations at best' with weekend storm

Hope is dying that January 2015 will be spared the reputation of being the driest January in the history of the Steamboat Ski Area, with records going back to 1979.

County approves rural Hayden bed and breakfast

Ryan and Rachel Wattles plan to host as many as eight guests at a time in an existing home on their family’s historic ranch where they farm and tend a large herd of goats on behalf of another rancher.

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Local boutique bakery wins award

Local Cupcake Mini Bar owner, Cassie Piper receives award for her work in planning and styling numerous wedding cakes and decadent treats.

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CMC keeps in-district tuition flat for 2015-16

Tuition for in-district and bachelor’s degree students attending Colorado Mountain College will remain flat for the 2015-16 school year, while rates for out-of-state students will increase sizably.

The Record for Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015

8:56 p.m. West Routt Fire Protection District firefighters were called to a report of an accident near mile marker 112 on U.S. Highway 40. A man was driving, and a mattress blew out from the bed of his pickup. When the man retrieved the mattress, his truck rolled into the ditch. The man was not injured.

Community Agriculture Alliance: Stay safe in the backcountry

The fastest growing trend in snow sports involves gaining uphill access into the backcountry. The resulting experience gives you a sense of accomplishment gained from “earning your turns.”

Dog's Eye View: Taking the unplanned path

You see them all around town — people are out with their dogs, running, biking and visiting with friends. Your heart aches. You can’t take your dog out because he barks and lunges at other dogs and might start a fight. He’s your dog and you wish he was like those other dogs that get along. You can’t just give him up.

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Former Sailors basketball star Vandahl to run youth rec league

Former Steamboat Springs High School basketball star Mike Vandahl is expanding his coaching venture into the youth realm, taking the reins of the new city youth recreational league this spring.

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Ben Miller Band is back in Steamboat Springs this weekend

The Ben Miller Band combines a contagious bluegrass energy and soul of the delta blues to create what band members called, "Ozark Stomp," with a wide variety of instruments.

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Flotation therapy coming to Steamboat Springs

Valerie McCarthy and Brian Savoie are introducing a new spa treatment to Steamboat Springs that involves getting into a futuristic looking flotation tank filled with 10 inches of water and more than 800 pounds of Epsom salts.

Lynn Abbott: For the classical fans

Classical music fans, we have a special treat coming our way Friday at 10 a.m. Just tune in to WWFM at 91.1 on your FM dial to hear Live from Steamboat, a broadcast from the Strings Music Festival of 2013.

Steamboat briefs: Steamboat to see more than 10K visitors Saturday

About 10,905 visitors are expected to be in town Saturday, according to the Steamboat Springs Chamber Resort Association’s lodging barometer released Wednesday.

Adult Volleyball results for Jan. 26

Adult Volleyball results for Jan. 26

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Clean Energy Collective, Craig community celebrate solar garden

Although the solar garden reception started just as the sun dropped behind the horizon, plenty of energy filled the Clarion Inn and Suites lounge on Wednesday night.

School district seeks volunteers for facilities master planning

The Steamboat Springs School District is seeking volunteers to serve on a least four committees to help formulate a district master plan.

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Rams girls basketball staying true to family foundation

The Soroco High School girls basketball team is all about keeping things in perspective. This weekend is huge on the court, but it's the things off the court that are far more important to the Rams.

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Citizens committee could greatly impact police station project in Steamboat

After failing to get any consensus on the best place to build the station Jan. 7, the council last week voted unanimously to soon discuss the possible formation of a citizens committee to help plan for the new public safety facility.

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$350,000 slated for upgrades at Routt County Jail

Upgrades will be done at the Routt County Jail, but it is going to cost more than expected.

Hayden superintendent arrested, suspected of DUI

Hayden School District superintendent Trudy Vader was arrested Tuesday night on suspicion of DUI.

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Sailors earn split on home mats

The Steamboat Springs High School wrestling team split a Tuesday night triangular, beating Eagle Valley and losing to Glenwood Springs.