Growing Pains


Steamboat briefs: Campaign funds downtown decorations

A Save Our Spurs campaign, led by Jo Sarafis, was launched last year to raise money to bring back the spurs that decorated downtown Steamboat Springs during past holidays.

Jay Whaley: Picture not so negative

As I have read and digested the series of articles called the “State of Soroco,” it really set forth a negative connotation and concern for our district.

Nowak, Downing: Need community effort

Community charitable organizations are coming together again this year to help those in need enjoy a bright holiday. They have combined forces, spearheaded by Routt County United Way, to hold the second annual Holiday Exchange Market on Dec. 12 at Colorado Mountain College.

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Broncos' 1984 Snow Bowl win made the phones ring at Steamboat Central Reservations

Snowy gridirons — ski resorts' delight

The 1984 Snow Bowl called for snowshoes instead of football cleats but made such an impression on the national television audience that it boosted numbers for the 1984-85 ski season at resorts across the Colorado Rockies.

Steamboat Springs City Council could meet in executive session Tuesday to discuss recent police investigation

Closed-door session could focus on options for bringing closure to investigation

Steamboat Springs' new top cop on Tuesday night will tell the city's elected officials that while it has been a tough year for the community and his department, there is a sense of encouragement that the culture of the department is changing for the better.

The Record for Sunday, Nov. 29, 2015

10:59 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a suspicious incident at the Colorado Mountain College dorms. Someone was taking pictures of people snowboarding, and they thought it was suspicious. No action was taken.

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Jimmy Westlake: A tale of 2 star clusters

On cold, crisp December evenings, you can spot two glittering star clusters in the constellation of Taurus the Bull, high up in the eastern sky around 8 p.m. They are the Hyades and the Pleiades star clusters.

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The Memorial Hospital CEO John Rossfeld resigns from position in Craig

After nearly two years of service, The Memorial Hospital CEO John Rossfeld has submitted his resignation and will be leaving his post Dec. 11, according to a press release from TMH.

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Off-duty Steamboat Springs firefighters use Heimlich maneuver to save a fellow diner

The firefighters were at Cafe Diva restaurant with their wives for date night.

School board meeting cancelled

A meeting that the Steamboat Springs Board of Education had planned for Monday night has been cancelled.

Steamboat briefs: Advisory board aims to fill position; deadline looms

The Routt County Fair Advisory Board has an at-large position open and is seeking interested parties to fill it.

Health briefs: Yellow fever vaccine shortage reported

The yellow fever vaccine, recommended or required for travel to some international destinations, is in short supply.

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Snowmakers play key role in early opening of ski area

It’s not the scene one would expect when learning about the snowmaking process at the Steamboat Ski Area.

The Record for Saturday, Nov. 28, 2015

1:20 p.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of an animal complaint near Fifth Street and Lincoln Avenue.

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Steamboat Boys & Girls Club registered 2,000th member since 2009

The Boys & Girls Club of Steamboat Springs continues to grow in popularity, registering its 2,000th member Monday of last week.