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Steamboat police chief gives update on department

Being down three sworn officers continues to present challenges for the Steamboat Springs Police Department, Chief Cory Christensen told the Steamboat Springs City Council on Tuesday night.

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Lost snowboarder travels more than three miles

One snowboarder got very, very lost Tuesday after unintentionally going out of bounds at the Steamboat Ski Area.

The Record for Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016

4:35 p.m. Routt County Search and Rescue volunteers were called to search for a lost snowboarder in the Fish Creek drainage area. The snowboarder was found about five hours later. Rescuers learned the man had traveled 3.6 miles from the ski area while lost.

Marijuana store seeking more visible retail space

A local marijuana business has proposed moving its retail operations to a more visible location at Curve Plaza between two restaurants and a liquor store.

The Record for Monday, Feb. 8, 2016

2:33 a.m. Officers found a suspicious open garage door in the 2600 block of Ski Trail Lane. They tried to contact the residents and then closed the door.

The Record for Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016

10 p.m. Police were called to a report of two intoxicated men who had gotten lost in the Hilltop Parkway area while they were trying to get home to the Iron Horse Inn.

The Record for Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016

12:33 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a drunk person near Eighth Street and Lincoln Avenue.

Jail Report for Jan. 30 to Feb. 5, 2016

The following is a list of people booked into Routt County Jail on suspicion of the listed charges. The arresting agency is listed in parentheses.

The Record for Friday, Feb. 5, 2016

2:17 a.m. Officers were called to a report of trespassing in the 2200 block of Après Ski Way. A drunk person who works at a neighboring property was setting off alarms.

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Fire destroys Oak Creek home

No one was hurt Friday night when a fire destroyed an Oak Creek home.

The Record for Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016

3:40 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a drunk man in west Steamboat. He was taken home.

Steamboat marijuana sales up 35 percent in 2015

The pot industry continued to explode in 2015, with more than $9.1 million in sales in Steamboat Springs.

The Record for Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016

10:46 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of tools missing in the 1100 block of Soda Ridge Way.

The Record for Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016

5:25 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of three moose in a driveway in the 2100 block of Clubhouse Drive. The resident needed to go to work and could not get out. The moose left the area.

Man arrested after detox worker assaulted

Law enforcement officials are concerned after a 59-year-old woman working at Routt County’s alcohol detox facility was assaulted Friday night while taking care of a man who had been brought in after officers investigated a fight in downtown Steamboat Springs.

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