Colowyo case continues in the courts

On June 12, legal counsel for WildEarth Guardians filed their response in opposition to Colowyo Coal Co.’s motion for stay pending appeal.

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Perlman named president, COO of Steamboat Ski Area

Steamboat’s Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing Rob Perlman has been promoted to president and chief operating officer of Steamboat Ski & Resort Corp. effective July 1.

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Routt County OK with Steamboat Ski Area master plan doubling as its conceptual plan

Any new chairlifts, as well as a higher-capacity gondola, which is being considered, would still go through the rigorous National Environmental Protection Act process overseen by the Forest Service.

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Community weighs in on affordable housing rules in survey

Most Steamboat Springs residents support the city requiring developers to provide affordable housing units or pay a fee to support their creation, according to the results of a recent community survey.

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454 businesses drop support for WildEarth Guardians after New Belgium debacle in Craig

More than 450 businesses requested that their names be removed from the WildEarth Guardians’ website after Craig businesses boycotted New Belgium Brewing Company for being listed as a supporter of the environmental group.

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Panel discusses Colowyo in Steamboat Springs

As a part of their monthly speaker series, The Steamboat Institute hosted a panel of experts Wednesday night to discuss “The Coming Storm of Federal Energy Regulations and Their Impact on Colorado Business.”

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Chris Diamond honored by Colorado Ski Country USA

A pair of ski industry veterans from the Steamboat Ski & Resort Corp. along with a young ski jumper from the Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club were among nine honored by Colorado Ski Country USA annual meeting in Boulder.

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Movement Fest expected to ignite Steamboat economy alongside yogi spirits

In recent years, Americans have recognized the myriad health and spiritual benefits of yoga and fueled a $27-billion industry that has far surpassed the value of other professional sports industries.

Jim Clark: Great job, Leadership Steamboat

Leadership Steamboat Class of 2014-15 made great strides in fostering stewardship of the Yampa River.

Business briefs: Hamilton Building townhomes sell

Rocky Mountain Commercial Brokers announces the sale of all four units of the Hamilton Building Townhomes to Steamboat Springs' Greg Pappas of White Knuckle Holdings. Seller was James Hamilton of Hamilton Leasing, also of Steamboat Springs.

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Historic Columbine Cabins in North Routt sell for $850,000

The historic 1800s gold-mining camp turned rustic lodging known as Columbine Cabins sold last week for $850,000 to a couple that plans to continue running the business as it is today.

New Belgium Brewery visits Craig to listen to business owners

Six New Belgium Brewery representatives visited Craig this week after several local business owners pulled the company’s beer for supporting WildEarth Guardians, the environmental group that litigated against Colowyo Coal Mine and Trapper Mining, Inc.

Popovich chosen to replace Barnett at MainStreet Steamboat helm

New MainStreet Steamboat manager Lisa Popovich has worked in regional management for national retailers, Nautica, rue21 and Petco, but she says she learned essential business skills in Steamboat Springs in the early 1990s.

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Infrastructure impacts of new Steamboat Springs school considered

Steamboat Springs’ city staff and some council members expressed support last week for a school site within proximity to the center of town, if the Steamboat Springs School District chooses to build a new high school to address increasing enrollment.

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School Board will consider district's interest in 70-acre Yampa Valley Electric property

The Steamboat Springs School Board has called a special meeting at noon Wednesday to consider allowing the district to begin negotiating the purchase of a 70-acre Yampa Valley Electric Association property.