Growing Pains


Thoughtful Parenting: Setting boundaries for teens

It is nothing new for teens to test limits; pushing their parents’ boundaries is practically a given during the teen years and part of learning how to be independent. However, it is extremely important that teens do have set parameters, that they know they are responsible for their actions, and that those actions have consequences.

LiveWell Northwest Colorado: Waste not, want not

Ever have a parent tell you to “eat everything on your plate because there are starving children in Africa?” I want to explain the reality of that statement in two parts.

Monday Medical: Kick breast cancer where it hurts

October means falling leaves, apple cider and the color pink everywhere you look. This year, Yampa Valley Medical Center wants to spur women to get their annual mammograms with a little extra incentive: boots.

Healthy eating: Orange pound cake

A lighter version of a traditional pound cake … unbelievably good!

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Steamboat Springs man finds hope after 20 years of chronic pain

A host of physical health problems — primarily neck and spine related — had plagued Steamboat Springs resident Michael Gilbert for 20 years when he began searching for a neurosurgeon to set him straight.

Transactions in Routt County for Sept. 24 to Oct. 1, 2015

Transactions for Sept. 24 to Oct. 1, 2015

Our view: Say ‘yes’ to Proposition BB

The state of Colorado owes its taxpayers a refund, and the first Tuesday in November, those same taxpayers will tell the state how they’d like to receive that refund — as a little cash now, or as a substantially larger return on a collective investment in the future.

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The drone zone

A revolution in aviation is happening in the skies above

The popularity of drones has continued to grow over the last few years, and some believe it’s only a matter of time before they're delivering pizza to your front door or picking up your dry cleaning.

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Business briefs: Former NFL player joins leading brain-imaging company

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

Steamboat briefs: Steamboat Naturopathic to offer half-price services

In recognition of Naturopathic Medicine Week, Steamboat Naturopathic, 942 Oak St., will offer half price services Monday through Oct. 11.

Central thumps Sailors on the road

Big plays did the Steamboat Springs High School football team in on Saturday night during a road trip to play at Grand Junction Central.

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Perfect finish to perfect season for 7th graders

21-0 win sets Steamboat team apart

The Steamboat Springs Middle School seventh-grade football team wrapped up an undefeated season with a 21-0 win against Craig on Saturday.

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Sailors sweep versus Rifle

The Steamboat volleyball took care of business at home against Rifle, winning in three sets.

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SSHS soccer crushes Palisade, wins sixth straight

The Sailors beat the visiting Bulldogs 7-1 Saturday at Gardner Field. They next play Tuesday at Summit County.

The Record for Friday, Oct. 2, 2015

12:44 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a man trying to break into an apartment in the 300 block of Mountain Village Circle. The man told the resident he was trying to get his daughter and then clarified that he was trying to get his dog. The man was inebriated and staggered away. He could not be located.