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Jimmy Westlake: Behold the Dog Star

There are 6,000 or so stars visible to the naked eye under ideal conditions, but only Sirius, the famous Dog Star, can claim the title of “The Brightest Star.”

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Injury derails Taylor Gold’s season

The frustrating thing for Taylor Gold is that he wasn’t even doing anything particularly dangerous.

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Board Games: Reinvigorated and tired of "good," Arielle Gold is intent on being great

The night Steamboat Springs snowboarder Arielle Gold won her first X Games medal is one she'll never forget. After several years of lackluster riding, she came into 2016 intent on getting back to that level.

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Ladley's red-hot ride rolls on

Steamboat snowboarder wins in Park City Grand Prix

Saturday, Matt Ladley showed his X Games gold was more than a lucky break. The Steamboat Springs rider continued the hottest streak of his career and rocketed to the top of the podium at a U.S. Grand Prix event in Park City, Utah.

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Orange, blue and gold: Local athletes cheer on Broncos

It's not always easy keeping up with the team when you're a Denver Broncos fan competing on the World Cup skiing circuit, but for those who bleed Orange and Blue, there's no option but to find a way to watch the game.

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Portland-based band MarchFourth! in town for Mardi Gras celebrations

Mardi Gras festivities will kickoff on Saturday in Gondola Square with a parade, New Orleans inspired food, street performers and a free concert with the Portland-based band MarchFourth!

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Entertainment guide to the 2016 Winter Carnival events

This year marks the 103rd Winter Carnival featuring a variety of traditional events from the community tubing party to the street events and Night Extravaganza.

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Abstract art events featured at Center for Visual Arts this month

This month the Steamboat Springs Center for Visual Arts will feature two events that generate an appreciation for abstract art starting on Friday in conjunction to the First Friday Artwalk.

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The Bock’s Office: ‘Kung Fu Panda 3’ has punch but gets winded in finale

Any good sequel should allow a storyline come full circle, but like a pair of pants attempting to cover a gargantuan gut, “Kung Fu Panda 3” doesn’t quite get there.

Ladley, Gold move on to finals

It’s on to the next round for a pair of torrid Steamboat Springs snowboarders. Matt Ladley and Arielle Gold both advanced from the qualification round in the snowboard halfpipe competition at a U.S. Grand Prix event Thursday in Park City, Utah.

Community Ag Alliance: Get outside with Yampatika

Did you know Yampatika leads free Ski with a Naturalist tours from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday at Steamboat resort on Mount Werner? I’ve introduced many tourists to the Yampa Valley’s natural beauty, but I’ve also surprised a number of locals with new facts.

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Super Fun Steamboat Show returns for new season at Chief

Featuring sketch comedy, improv, music, dancing, witty comebacks and satirical innuendos, The Super Fun Steamboat Show is back for a new season starting Friday.

Explore’s Top 5 events Feb. 5 to 7

Not sure what to do this weekend? Explore brings you its top five picks for this weekend's events.

Behind the Gold: Risks and rewards, the story of snowboard cross

Snowboardcross is one of the most nail-biting of all Olympic sports. Six athletes line up side-by-side to vault themselves through a crazy course of bumps, banks, berms and massive jumps — all with their rivals just an elbow away.

Steamboat Springs City Council to distribute 2016 funding to nonprofits this month

With a total amount of $412,807, the Steamboat Springs City Council will distribute funds to the environmental coalition, the arts and culture coalition and the human resources coalition.