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Storm Peak Brewing Co. offers new class

Whether an artist or an aspiring creative,Storm Peak Brewing Co. started a new kind of class earlier this week that combines art and beer for artists of all levels.

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I-70 winter tire bill to return

State Rep. Diane Mitsch Bush, D-Steamboat Springs, and Rep. Bob Rankin, R-Carbondale, plan to again introduce a bill that would require drivers of passenger vehicles to have chains or winter tires with adaquate tread whenever there is snow and ice on I-70 between Morrison and Dotsero.

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Local artist draws on background to propel her work featured in this month's First Friday Artwalk

Reflecting reality, local artist Sandi Poltorak will be featured at her first gallery exhibit at Ski Town Computing which will be a retrospective collection of her work.

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Annual Mountain Film Festival to kickoff this Friday with newest Teton Gravity Research Film

The 12th annual Steamboat Mountain Film Festival returns Friday kicking off the festival with the newest Teton Gravity Research film, "Paradise Waits."

Police seek email scammer who tried to steal $21k from City Hall

According to a search warrant at the Routt County Courthouse, an accountant at the city recently received an email that was made to look as though it was from Finance Director Kim Weber.

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Actors share inside scoop on the Chief Theater's Super Fun Steamboat Show

You've seen them around town and in various productions but who are the real characters of these actors in the Chief Theater's Super Fun Steamboat Show off stage? Explore Steamboat found out earlier this week.

YVMC/VNA health needs assessment set to begin

Yampa Valley Medical Center and the Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association are teaming up to conduct a community health needs assessment this fall.

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You Heart What You Eat: Blueberry Soup

Packed with nutrients, Tera Johnson Swartz discovers a new recipe for blueberries that "fills you right up."

First Friday Artwalk listings for Oct. 2, 2015

First Friday Artwalk events will take place from 5 to 8 p.m. Oct. 2 in downtown Steamboat Springs.

Community Ag Alliance: Transitions in Steamboat

Steamboat Springs is fortunate to have beautiful landscapes in all seasons. As someone who moved here this summer, I am excited to witness the progression of summer into fall. Nature reminds us seasons are shifting, with the changing colors of the foliage around us, cooling temperatures and shorter days.

Dog's Eye View: The danger of making assumptions

Making assumptions with regard to canine behavior can be a dangerous proposition.

Steamboat briefs: Hayden finalizes details for marijuana election

The Hayden Town Council on Thursday is expected to finalize the details for a special election related to marijuana cultivation.

Ben Beall: Land use rules help all

The Routt County Board of Commissioners are on the verge of destroying, in perpetuity, the rural agricultural Routt County that is the reason that so many of us decided to live and raise our children in this place.

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Logan brothers embrace time on field together for Rams

The Soroco High School football team hosts undefeated Norwood at 7 p.m. Friday in Oak Creek. It's the first league game of the season for both teams.

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Bus riders in Steamboat Springs poised to avoid repeat of service cuts this winter

With an early funding commitment from the Steamboat Springs City Council and improved driver recruiting efforts, the transit service plans to avoid a repeat of the major cuts and changes that left many riders frustrated last year.

Phone scam targets YVEA customers

Yampa Valley Electric Association is warning its customers in Northwest Colorado about a phone scam that has targeted some customers in Craig.

High school sports weekend preview for Oct. 1 to Oct. 3

Soroco and Hayden clash again Friday night in volleyball, one of the highlights of this weekend's high school sports schedule.

Woman arrested after DUI crash

A 21-year-old Steamboat Springs woman faces charges of felony vehicular assault following a DUI crash Tuesday night.

The Record for Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015

3:12 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of people at a car dealership after hours in the 1900 block of Curve Court. They were employees.

Gardening with Deb Babcock: Botanic names are a better way to identify your plants

Plant common names can be confusing, so that's why you're more likely to obtain the exact plant you want when you use the botanic, or scientific, name for it.