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Book reviews: Butler's new books are slice of America

Two new books from Nickolas Butler offer authentic slices of Americana.

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The Bock’s Office: ‘Woman in Gold’ a solid story tarnished by awkward approach

There are plenty of pieces of history from the last century that need to be told, whether in books, film or other media. And, as important a chapter of the years past the events of “Woman in Gold” may be, its presentation still leaves something to be desired.

Community Ag Alliance: Managing spring weeds

Specific varieties of weeds require specific methods of management.

Gardening with Deb Babcock: A Steamboat garden is where I want to bee

Busy bees make a delightful, and beneficial, addition to gardens.

Ciao from Cortina: What we found, North to South

In Italy, people always talk about the great divide between the North and the South. It's all Italy.

Dog's Eye View: Distracted training yields disjointed results

Distracted training methods lead to disjointed training results.

April snow raises hopes for traditional Mother's Day ski outing

Normal families associate Mother’s Day with a large Sunday brunch, but our tradition is to throw several pairs of older Nordic skis in the car-top box and head up to the pass to bid the ski season farewell.

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Jimmy Westlake: See Bootes — the heavenly cowboy

Locating Bootes and its bright star Arcturus is a snap. Just face the northeastern sky in the early evening and use the handle of the nearby Big Dipper as a pointer — follow the arc of the curved handle to find Arcturus.

Monday Medical: Being a cure

During her senior year at college, Allison Mecklenburg signed up to be a marrow donor on the Be The Match Registry. It was easy to do — all that was required was a cheek swab.

Book review: Debut novel is McCarthy and Woodrell rolled into one

Debut novel blends beautiful prose and strong sense of place.

Thoughtful Parenting: Because babies don't come with instructions

Newborn Network's goal is to provide parent education services to Routt County parents of children from birth to 3 years old.

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The Sage Grouse strut: a lesson in love

Magazines editor and columnist Eugene Buchanan writes about his experience at one of Conservation Colorado's sage grouse viewing trips.

Strings Music Festival enters its 28th season

The Strings Music Festival's 28 season will incorporate new performances and events from big name acts to new principal players.

Community Ag Alliance: New district wildlife manager introduces herself

My name is Andrea Sponseller, and I'm the new Steamboat South District wildlife manager, a position recently held by Danielle Domson.

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The Bock’s Office: ‘Furious 7’ fully loaded with action, drama alike

Somehow, they made it a heptalogy, all without ever once using a word on screen with that many syllables. Somehow, it became The Most Important Movie in the World. And, somehow, “Furious 7” is entirely enjoyable.

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