Growing Pains


Vail Christian sweeps Soroco volleyball

ail Christian volleyball did the little things that gave the Saints a 25-22, 26-24, 25-18 victory against visiting Soroco on Tuesday night at the Wheeler Athletic Center in Edwards.

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Rescuers save dog from ravine in North Routt County

Rescuers were able to help a dog Tuesday afternoon that fell down a steep ravine near Gold Creek Lake.

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Steamboat takes down Eagle Valley, 2-0

Steamboat held off Eagle Valley on Tuesday, winning at home, 2-0.

The Record for Monday, Sept. 22, 2014

12:11 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a bear near trash in the 1300 block of Dream Island Plaza.

Our View: To invest in solar energy or not?

Last week, the Steamboat Today reported on the Routt County commissioners' hesitation to invest in the community solar garden that is being constructed in Craig, and that response by the commission left us a little mystified.

Routt County commissioners hesitant to place time constraints on camping on private land

“What problem are we trying to solve? How many complaints over 10 years have there been about camping? I do think there would be a little less enjoyment of peoples’ private property.” – Tony Connell

Steamboat high school mountain bikers get up in Leadville

Koby Vargas was 23rd in the varsity race for Steamboat Springs’ high school mountain bike team Sunday, leading the way for the local riders at a Leadville competition.

District Attorney passes on employee raises

District Attorney Brett Barkey has chosen to not ask for raises for his employees in 2015.

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Routt County Humane Society wants to take over animal shelter

Despite a setback, the Routt County Humane Society wants to continue working with the city of Steamboat Springs to take over the animal shelter.

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City of Steamboat Springs improving its aging stormwater system

A year after the city of Steamboat Springs was grappling with the potentially enormous cost of improving its stormwater system, the city has started to revamp its stormwater maintenance program without busting its budget or assessing property owners a new fee to help cover the cost.

New season begins for IMPACT100 philanthropy program

A philanthropy program originally started by young professionals is aiming to exceed $100,000 in awards during its ninth season this winter.

NFL Punt, Pass and Kick 2014 Steamboat youth results for Sept. 20, 2014

NFL Punt, Pass and Kick 2014 Steamboat youth results for Sept. 20, 2014

Steamboat briefs: Rosh Hashanah celebrated locally Wednesday, Thursday

Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, will be celebrated locally at 7 p.m. Wednesday and at 10 a.m. Thursday at The Ranch at Steamboat, 1800 Ranch Road. Services will be led by Rabbi Mark Goodman, the spiritual leader of Har Mishpacha, the Jewish congregation of Steamboat.

Annual triathlon tests athletes' skills in golf, pool, bowling

Golf, pool and bowling take center stage this weekend at long-running tournament.

Language arts programs focus of Steamboat Springs School Board workshop

The Steamboat Springs School Board heard during its Monday workshop meeting from teachers at the elementary, middle and high school levels about instructional practices in language arts.