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More ominous signs for debt-saddled Sports Authority

As speculation grows that Sports Authority is headed toward bankruptcy, the sporting good retailer has slashed jobs at its corporate headquarters and is reportedly closing some distribution centers.

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Veteran Steamboat Ski Area director Deb Werner claims Hazie Werner Award of Excellence

44-year Steamboat veteran claims Hazie award

Steamboat Ski Area Director of Lift Operations Deb Werner, who has been at the ski area for 44 years and supervises 175 people, is the 2016 Hazie Werner Award of Excellence winner.

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Growing local business to be featured on MSNBC

Retailers around the country are getting stuck on Steamboat Sticker Co.

Business briefs: Metzler wins CGR Top Producer

Colorado Group Realty, the largest independently owned real estate firm in Steamboat Springs, announced that Nick Metzler, broker and owner, was the 2015 top sales agent among all Steamboat Springs Realtors.

About 14,000 visitors expected in town Saturday

Some 14,000 visitors are expected to be in town Saturday, according to the Steamboat Springs Chamber Resort Association’s lodging barometer released Wednesday.

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Chamber Economic Director Jane Blackstone has plans to land companies and new hires

Partners need jobs too

The Steamboat Springs Chamber Resort Association's Trailing Partner Program s intended to support the employment goals of partners of people who have already landed a new position in Routt County.

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Presenters talk about importance of trust during 17th annual Airline Partners' Summit

Dan Thurmon said his wife was a little concerned when he told her one day that he planned to juggle flaming torches inside a steel globe while two longtime friends rode their motorcycles in tight circles around him.

Business briefs: SSIR agents recognized

Steamboat Sotheby’s International Realty agents were recently recognized for their achievement and outstanding performance in 2015.

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Market report: 2015 ends strong with $99 million in December sales

Routt County’s real estate market finished strong for 2015, with $99 million in transactions in December rounding out $700 million in gross volume for the year.

Lodging barometer predicts 11,400 weekend visitors

About 11,400 visitors are expected to be in town Saturday, according to the Steamboat Springs Chamber Resort Association’s lodging barometer released Wednesday.

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Sports Authority trying to avoid bankruptcy after missing debt payment

What a bankruptcy would mean for the retailer's Steamboat Springs location at Wildhorse Meadows is not yet clear.

Jim Clark: Investing in tourism makes sense

The recent frenzy over the Powerball lottery had many buying tickets, hoping that a $1, $5 or $20 investment might result in that statistically rare chance of winning a large jackpot. Buying a lottery ticket is almost always a poor return on investment, but it is fun to dream. Now, if I told you an investment of every dollar returned $490, would you make that choice?

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Proposed 58-unit rental complex downtown asks for exceptions to building code

A 58-unit rental apartment building with three retail bays proposed for the corner of 12th Street and Lincoln Avenue is working its way through Steamboat Springs’ planning process.

Business briefs: Colorado Group welcomes new associate

Kasha Banas has joined the Colorado Group Realty team. She is the newest associate, which includes a group of over 60 owners and associates.

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Steamboat officials approve contract for summer air service from Dallas on American

Dallas could replace summer Houston flight

Air service board votes to authorize Steamboat Ski & Resort Corp. officials to finalize a contract proposed by American Airlines for direct daily summer flights from Dallas to Yampa Valley Regional Airport.