A recent arrest helps further illustrate the inner workings of a prescription drug epidemic that is killing people in Routt County.
7:58 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a woman who had $425 in U.S. and New Zealand currency stolen from her purse while she was skiing.
Residents should not be concerned if they see smoke and fire on Emerald Mountain.
4:35 p.m. Officers and Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue emergency responders were called to a report of a driver who was unresponsive and slumped over behind the steering wheel of his car at the upper Knoll parking lot near Steamboat Ski Area.
Sitka the husky was reunited with Steamboat Springs resident Ashlee Anderson Friday afternoon, but Anderson’s road to a legal adoption of the dog — now believed to be 8 years old — may have just begun.
The man was captured on surveillance video inside Sambi Canton at the time of the burglary.
11:36 a.m. Officers responded to a report of fraud in the 600 block of Parkview Drive. A person had spent $250 on iTunes gift cards in hopes they would receive a cash prize, but there was no prize.
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.
1:08 a.m. An officer at the police department overheard a fight in the parking lot. Two male acquaintances were pushing and shoving each other. Everything was fine.
3:24 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a person sitting in a car drinking a beer at the Routt County Courthouse. The car was empty when police arrived.
1:47 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of two men fighting at Lincoln Avenue and Old Fish Creek Falls Road. They were seen running away, but officers were able to contact them.
City sales tax records show the industry sold $10.8 million in product last year and added $431,113 to the sales tax coffers.
9:23 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of tools stolen from a construction site in the 1800 block of Ranch Road.
8:50 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a car with Texas plates speeding and swerving in and out of traffic at Lincoln Avenue and 13th Street.
An unidentified man robbed the west Kum & Go at gunpoint in Craig early Monday morning, and officers released two photos of the man Tuesday evening from video footage obtained from Kum & Go security cameras. They are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect.