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Steamboat tops 3 inches of precipitation after frequent April showers

Sundberg tends rain gauge for 44 years

The National Weather Service is reporting that the official weather site for Steamboat Springs has seen 3.24 inches of precipitation this month compared to the “normal” amount for April 29 of 2.32 inches.

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Circle 7 Fine Art Gallery artists have left the building

Artists of the Circle 7 Fine Art Gallery no longer have their work at the 1009 Lincoln Ave. location.

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Great American Horse Drive rides through Maybell on Sunday

Four hundred domestic horses, driven by authentic cowboys and city slickers alike, will trot their way through Maybell on Sunday.

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Peabody posts bonds to ensure Twentymile Mine reclamation

The biggest mining company in the United States, which declared bankruptcy April 13, has posted bonds to ensure its Twentymile Mine in Routt County gets reclaimed in the event it were to close.

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Paul Wellman: Steamboat could lead the way

"The real issue is not baiting the poor bears and inciting them to do battle with trash containers." — Paul Wellman

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One hospitalized after head-on crash

A head-on crash on the top of a snowy Rabbit Ears Pass closed down U.S. Highway 40 on Friday afternoon.

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City Council to discuss 6 police station sites, including option with new City Hall

City Council to discuss 6 sites, including option with new City Hall

Under the 10th Street option, the 55-year-old building that houses City Hall would be replaced by a new police station, and a new City Hall would be constructed next door on what is currently a public parking lot at 10th Street and Lincoln Avenue.

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The Record for Thursday, April 28, 2016

8:38 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a bear at a home in the 2500 block of Liftline Way. A bear reportedly had broken into the home last year. This time, the resident could hear the bear pawing on the back of the house. Police found a screen had been torn off, and footprints were found. The bear could not be located.

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Steamboat briefs: Groups partner to offer student activities training

RMC Health, the Colorado Department of Education and The Colorado Education Initiative are partnering to present a training session for school-level staff to foster healthy student choices outside the classroom, according to a news release.

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From sun to fun: Sailors fight through nasty mid-game storm, lose 12-7

Sailors battle through nasty mid-game storm, lose 12-7

Mother Nature did about all she could to end Thursday's high school girls lacrosse game between Steamboat Springs and Battle Mountain. But an army of shovel-wielding parents, a determined coach and an athletic director with a snow-plow equipped pickup didn't let a nasty mid-game storm cancel the game.

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Yampa River Fine Art Stroll among five juried art shows this summer

The national festival promoter, Howard Alan Events, will return to Colorado this summer with five juried art shows, including the Yampa River Fine Art Stroll in August.

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Home & Garden Expo will offer expert tips and advice Saturday

This weekend, the third annual Home & Garden Expo will kickoff the spring planting season with advice from local garden experts and showcase local vendors.

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Coffee and a Newspaper event to focus on education

The Community Committee for Education (CC4E) will be the featured topic at Steamboat Today's next Coffee and a Newspaper, which will be held from 7:30 to 9 a.m. Wednesday, May 4 at the newspaper office, 1901 Curve Plaza.

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Congressman planning visits for opioid abuse education

The trips are planned to begin in June, but it is not yet known if he will be visiting Routt or Moffat counties.

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Recalling the '60s in Routt County with elegant prose

John Whittum’s new book is a collection of non-fiction essays about Strawberry Park and nearby landmarks, as well as poems and historical fiction rooted in the early 1960s.

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Marabou asks county to allow gated community

Marabou luxury ranch subdivision is seeking county permission to revise a permit to allow locked gate, though some residents view the move as 'unfriendly'

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The Record for Wednesday, April 27, 2016

7:26 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a person who wanted to complain about all the black exhaust coming from a truck at Anglers Drive and South Lincoln Avenue. It could not be located.

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Ready to help vanquish the poo this April Stools Day?

Here are some facts

Community members can band together Saturday and do their part to pick up some of the poop that has been left behind and neglected at local parks and trails.

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Events celebrate Hayden's heritage

Tickets are now on sale for the Hayden Heritage Center's summer events that aim to raise funds for the museum's expansion project.

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You Heart What You Eat: Chick-Pea-Casse-Cotta

This week, Explore's food contributor Tera Johnson-Swartz shares a recipe that is easy to make and loaded with protein and vitamins.