The 3-year-old child of a Steamboat Springs Police Department officer was killed after a gun accidentally discharged Thursday morning.
The Steamboat Springs City Council in November could ask voters to consider putting an additional tax on the sales of alcohol, marijuana and possibly tobacco in the city as a way to boost substance abuse prevention and treatment in the Yampa Valley.
Local police and domestic violence advocates are hoping a new tool will help them detect whether a victim's life is at risk.
5:24 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a cyclist and a driver arguing in the 1200 block of 13th Street. The cyclist claimed the truck driver forced him off the road. The cyclist went into the ditch but was not injured. The truck driver was given a ticket for careless driving.
8:36 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a bear that broke into a garage and pulled out golf clubs in the 800 block of Majestic Circle. It was gone when officers arrived.
A Steamboat Springs man faces a felony after being arrested on suspicion of a DUI-related charge for the fourth time.
2:02 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of fireworks in the 2500 block of Pine Grove Road. Officers responded to three more fireworks complaints Sunday afternoon and evening.
1:50 a.m. Officers were dispatched to a report of a fight in the 700 block of Yampa Street.
The 18-year-old who was pulled from the Yampa River on Friday passed away Saturday, according to Moffat County Sheriff’s Office.
Condition of young man transferred to Denver-area hospital remains unknown
The name has been released of the young man who was pulled from the Yampa River late Friday afternoon but his condition is still unknown.
4:11 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a car peeling out in a hotel parking lot in the 1000 block of Walton Creek Road.
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.
District Attorney Brett Barkey has decided not to prosecute a whistleblower, whose community letter led to resignations and new leadership at the Steamboat Springs Police Department.
5:29 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a portable toilet on fire in the 1600 block of Shield Drive. The damage was between $800 and $900, and police could not locate any suspects.
Conditions of the man are unknown, according to law enforcement
First responders pulled a man from the Yampa River near Loudy-Simpson Park around 4 p.m. on Friday.