1:21 a.m. Officers were called to a report of a drunken man who was trying to crash a private party at a Mexican restaurant in the 1700 block of Central Park Drive. The drunken man was given a courtesy ride home.
Court documents filed recently reveal that Cole J. Pollard, 21, allegedly left a suicide note in his vehicle after the alleged crime.
In a plea deal with the District Attorney's Office, Thomas Jedediah Collins plead guilty to first degree criminal trespass, a felony, and harassment.
9:55 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a hit and run accident in the 1300 block of Dream Island Plaza. A person was issued a DUI and arrested after crashing into a tree and running from police.
Officers with the Steamboat Springs Police Department reported a busy, but normal, Fourth of July holiday with no significant incidents.
Agenda for Routt County Board of Commissioners' meetings on July 6 and 7.
The legalization of recreational marijuana in states including Colorado has led national medical organizations to release formal recommendations on the use of the drug, specifically as they may affect pregnant women and mothers.
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.
12:05 a.m. Officers were called to a report of a bear stuck in a Dumpster in the 2200 block of Village Inn Court. It was scared away.
4:17 p.m. Steamboat firefighters were called to a report of a small grass fire at Rotary Park. It was put out by tubers and parks workers before officers arrived.
10:52 a.m. Officers were called to a report of a theft in the 1800 block of Hunters Drive. A man went onto a neighbor’s property, took landscaping stones and made a figurine on his own property. The stones were returned.
A lightning strike started a 500-acre wildfire in Dinosaur National Monument’s Ecklund Draw ignited last weekend in a remote portion of the monument on the Northwest Boundary.
No one was seriously injured after a Wednesday afternoon crash on Rabbit Ears Pass.
Court records show Cole Pollard told deputies he “snapped,” choked Patricia Richmond to death and then raped her.
11:47 a.m. Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue firefighters were called to a report of a possible structure fire on Loggers Lane. There was a lot of smoke in the area. The smoke was coming from a chimney. A coffee company was roasting beans.