Growing Pains


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New hangars under construction at Steamboat Springs Airport

Pilots based at Steamboat Springs Airport soon will have some new neighbors.

Steamboat briefs: Volunteers are needed for Zero Waste Program today

The Yampa Valley Sustainability Council’s Zero Waste Program needs Zero Heroes this weekend. The last Steamboat Farmers Market and Steamboat OctoberWest will take place today along with the DitchFest Art and Music Festival in Oak Creek.

Routt County Council on Aging menus for the week of Sept. 22

Routt County Council on Aging menus

Routt County school lunch menus for the week of Sept. 22

Routt County school lunch menus

Tom Schatz: An environmental waste of breath

Environmental issues have been front and center in Colorado this year. No wonder: The state’s natural beauty is perhaps its greatest treasure.

Steamboat football roughed up at No. 2 Delta

The No. 2 Delta Panthers humbled the Steamboat Springs High School football team Friday night, beating the Sailors, 55-0.

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Huge first quarter powers Hayden football past Justice

Hayden High School football improved to 2-2 on a big Friday night, blasting visiting Justice, 56-20, thanks in large part to big first-quarter plays from senior Jack Redmond and junior Garrett Camilletti.

West Grand sinks Soroco volleyball in four sets

Soroco High School volleyball dropped to 6-3 overall this season and is 3-2 in league play after a four-set loss to visiting West Grand Friday night.

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Alleged hazing results in no charges against students

Concerned parties want community to heal

In late June, news about alleged hazing incidents involving the Moffat County High School football team shook the Craig community, resulting in the removal of football coaches, suspension of upperclassmen and a police investigation.

Man receives probation for distributing cocaine for former girlfriend

The final person investigated by the All Crimes Enforcement Team drug task force for dealing cocaine was sentenced Friday at the Routt County Justice Center.

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Rogues on the Rogue

A sister to the Yampa teaches the value of a wild river

With this month's 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act, those of living along the Yampa River, whose headwaters helped usher in the legislation, would be well advised to look northwest to Oregon’s Rogue River as another waterway teaching the value of wild rivers.

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U.S. 40 paving project reaches east side of Steamboat, remains on schedule

Although the project has been underway for seven weeks, motorists still are adjusting to signage posted by the contractor asking motorists to remain in two lanes until they reach the designated narrowing point, where they are asked to alternate.

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Strings announces exciting winter lineup

Incorporating more diverse acts for the Strings off-season, this year's lineup brings a variety of acts and even a theatrical performance during the Holiday season.

The Record for Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014

12:06 a.m. Officers were called to a report of a person who heard what sounded like an animal in distress in the 300 block of Steamboat Boulevard. Porcupines were found in the area.

Brothers, a former teacher, pastor, sentenced to 20 years to life for child molestation

The former Christian school teacher and pastor convicted of repeatedly molesting a boy was sentenced Friday at the Routt County Justice Center to 20 years to life.