The Steamboat Grand receives TripAdvisor award

The Steamboat Grand hotel at the base of Steamboat Ski Area received the 2014 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence, according to a news release.

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Housing forum keynote speaker shares affordable project experience

The challenge of providing affordable or workforce housing isn’t unique to resort communities or Colorado, said James DeFrancia, the keynote speaker of Friday’s housing forum at Citizen’s Hall, but a smaller employment and tax base could mean greater struggles for a municipality the size of Steamboat Springs.

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All-day forum in Steamboat Springs seeks housing solutions for locals

The forum invited experts in all segments of housing to come together Friday in Citizen’s Hall to come up with solutions for locals.

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Business briefs: Snow Bowl gets new management

Nic Dottore has taken over the general manager role at Snow Bowl in west Steamboat Springs.

48 businesses checked, all pass alcohol compliance checks

A large number of local businesses recently passed alcohol compliance checks done by the state.

Steamboat Ski Area gets planning OK for new race-specific trail

Steamboat Ski and Resort Corp.’s plan to build a new race-specific trail for the Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club received a unanimous recommendation Thursday night from the Steamboat Springs Planning Commission.

Mountain Massage Institute recruiting for classes in Steamboat

A new massage school opening in Steamboat Springs plans to blend online curriculum with hands-on learning to make it easier for students to complete the training required to be a massage therapist.

Butcherknife Brewing Company delivers kegs to Steamboat restaurants

Steamboat Springs’ Butcherknife Brewing Company delivered its first kegs to restaurants this past weekend, “culminating a journey to market spanning nearly five years,” according to a news release.

Atmos Energy files for gas rate increases in Colorado

A proposal by Atmos Energy to increase natural gas base rates would increase residential bills by an average of 5.4 percent in Northwest Colorado, according to a news release.

Classic burger joint Back Door Grill opens takeout window

Steamboat can now grab classic burger fare out of the takeout window in the Ghost Ranch’s building on Seventh Street.

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Longtime Steamboat banker Paul Clavadetscher retires from Centennial Bank

Paul Clavadetscher retired from being president of Centennial Bank on May 30 — 21 years to the day after he started working in Steamboat Springs on June 1, 1993.

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Rocket Fizz candy store preps for grand opening celebration

Friday night into Saturday morning, Patrick Evans will be working to install neon signage above his RocketFizz location on Lincoln Avenue in downtown Steamboat Springs.

Friday last day to take business improvement district survey

Friday is the last day for downtown Steamboat Springs stakeholders to take a survey about what projects or items they’d like to see they business improvement district take on.

All-day housing event set for June 13 in Steamboat Springs

The city of Steamboat Springs, Routt County and the Steamboat Springs Board of Realtors have organized a full day of speakers, panel discussions and question and answer sessions on the subject of “local and regional housing needs, challenges and opportunities,” according to a news release.

Uber's transportation service makes it to Steamboat Springs

Steamboat Springs quietly moved into the world of smartphone-based, on-demand transportation this past winter with two licensed charter operations signing on with the Uber service.