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Bill Hayden: Entertainment of year

The entertainment of the year was enjoyed by all on May 21 in Hayden. It was provided by the elementary students of Hayden School District and included acrobatics, singing, dancing, magic acts, skateboard demonstrations and a special duet with daughter and dad.

Steamboat Briefs: Cemetery board reminds residents of memorial rules

The Steamboat Springs Cemetery District Board reminds residents all decorations on graves in the cemetery that are not attached to headstones must be removed by June 10 so normal cemetery maintenance can continue.

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Retrospective exhibit of John Fawcett to open Friday

This weekend, artist John Fawcett will share with the community a compilation of his work from over 20 years depicting scenes in the west, many of which were influenced by the Yampa Valley.

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Hayden's Redmond headed to Iowa for track

As gifted as Hayden High School’s Jack Redmond is on the track, competing at a collegiate level has been nothing more than an afterthought for the top-notch student.

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Yampa River Fest returns with new event

The only new event at this year’s Yampa River Festival, which takes place Friday and Saturday in Steamboat Springs, Tube Rodeo promises to bring a little extra havoc than previous years.

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The Bock’s Office: ‘Pitch Perfect 2’ a satisfying but cyclical sing-quel

Music and comedy go together well when they both work, but it can be tricky to stay original. And, while “Pitch Perfect 2” has both these elements in abundance, it’s hard not to consider it as being on a loop.

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Friends and Family Series to feature internationally renowned pianist this weekend

This weekend internationally renowned soloist, chamber musician, choral conductor, composer and artist-teacher Judith Lynn Stillman will perform with John Sant’Ambrogio for the Chief Theater's Friends and Family Series.

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Chemical spill clean-up complete on Rabbit Ears Pass

In total, 5,880 tons of soil was removed from the area by Custom Environmental Services and disposed of at the Twin Enviro landfill in Milner.

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Frank Alfone to replace Jay Gallagher after 10 years at helm of Mount Werner Water District

Frank Alfone has Colorado experience in water utility management on resume as he prepares to take charge at Mount Werner Water in Steamboat Springs.

May rainfall record broken

According to Matthew Aleksa, at the National Weather Service in Grand Junction, 6.37 inches of rain have been recorded at the official measuring station in Steamboat.

Steamboat Springs Arts Council to introduce new art resource program with donation day

This Saturday, community artists or art enthusiasts will have a chance to donate gently used art supplies or tools to the Create Space program to be repurposed for educational art projects.

Local Humane Society to celebrate milestones at open house on Saturday

When it welcomes community members to the public open house, the Humane Society will get to show off the animal shelter it recently assumed management of.

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Ciao Gelato opening in new Lincoln Avenue location on Friday

A quick glance at Ciao Gelato's Facebook page this week reveals just how excited Steamboat Springs residents and visitors are to see the local eatery and hangout back in business.

The Record for Wednesday, May 27, 2015

7:05 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a theft at a wood business in the 1600 block of Shield Drive. A person reportedly went onto the property and stole a pallet of wood worth $600. Police contacted the suspect, and charges may be filed.

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Yampatika partnering with agencies to provide mini-grants for environmental education

Groups interested in providing environmental literacy curriculum in Northwest Colorado have until Monday to apply for mini-grants offered through the Environmental Protection Agency.