Steamboat Ski Area's airline marketing program takes Yampa Valley Boys on the road

The Yampa Valley Boys, Steve Jones and John Fisher, should succeed in reinforcing Steamboat’s image as a cowboy ski town; their latest CD, “New Home on the Range,” charted at number 11 in the top 30 Western albums.

Unique exercise device takes top prize in local business plan competition

Elk River Valley residents Jim and Jo Lauter have created an exercise device that allows anyone to mimic the sport of horseback riding from the comfort of their living room.

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New restaurant and alcohol delivery service up and running in Steamboat Springs

From an exhausted skier to a family that doesn't want to pack into a car on a snowy night to that man who doesn't want to make the trip to the grocery store, Wunder can think of a number of different people who will use her new delivery business.

Business briefs: Ski boot company finding way to repurpose boot liners

A new partnership between a custom ski boot maker and SAVEarth will help people in underdeveloped countries like Nepal and Mongolia secure some warm footwear this winter.

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Jensen steps down as Intrawest CEO

Intrawest CEO Bill Jensen replaced by Thomas Marano.

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Parking time limit extended in lot at Eighth and Oak streets

The change could be useful for some long term-downtown parkers especially when the city rolls out new license plate reading technology to improve parking enforcement or if parking meters are installed downtown.

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Round Mountain Ranch sells for $11 million

The three-bedroom, three-bath 5,126-square-foot owners home has three fireplaces and includes a bell tower. Other residences on the property are a 4,000-square-foot, two-story log home designed for a ranch manager, two additional staff houses and three guest cabins.

Business Briefs: Coldwell Banker names director of business development for Steamboat, Vail

Coldwell Banker Commercial Prime Properties announced that Michael Taylor joined as the director of business development for offices serving Steamboat Springs and Vail.

Local finding it hard to park Greek food wagon at base of Steamboat Ski Area

Cynthia Pougiales' quest to park her new Greek food wagon at the base of Mount Werner has been so difficult in recent weeks, she and her friends have pondered the idea of instead having two donkeys pull the wagon around to make mobile sales.

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New business helps visitors get a healthier high in Steamboat Springs

Local entrepreneur Drew Koehler is hoping to tap into the state's lucrative recreational marijuana industry with his new vaporizer rental business. Koehler's sales pitch is that vaporizers are healthier to use than smoking marijuana. They also are more discreet.

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Running store in Steamboat hopes to start on the right foot

Susan and Joshua Boles are hoping Routt County's active running community will be drawn to their new store, Twisted Trail Running Company, which they hope to open in Steamboat Springs later this month.

Intrawest reports boost in sales of season ski passes

The parent company of Steamboat Ski Area announced Monday that its sales of season passes and frequency products for the upcoming ski season were up about 14 percent in volume and 20 percent in sales dollars through Nov. 2 compared to last year.

Real estate transactions from Oct. 31 to Nov. 6

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Chamber still working to grow number of summer visitors recommending Steamboat to their friends

Events were busier. Sales tax collections reached historic levels. But there's still one big summer data point that still isn't going the direction city officials and the Steamboat Springs Chamber Resort Association want it to.

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Steamboat-based mulch manufacturer catching on in oil fields

Trent Jones said his Mountain Pine Manufacturing, which employs five people, has the potential to triple its sales next year, which could lead to him hiring 10 to 15 additional employees.