Gardening with Deb Babcock: Happiness is … getting dirty

Gardeners always have known a certain joy when getting their hands and feet in the soil. But now scientists have made it official that getting dirty is good for your soul.

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Hunting season still going strong in Northwest Colorado

What's left of Colorado's 2014 hunting season?

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Spoke Talk: It’s a wrap!

This week wraps up a summer of Spoke Talk columns — yet another sign that cycling days are dwindling and snow soon will be flying.

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The BARley offers a taste of Colorado

Focusing on the richness of the craft beer movement that is expanding throughout the state, The BARley: Colorado Craft & Draft is dedicated to bringing the taste of Colorado to Steamboat and also offers a new kind of bar experience.

Quick & Chainless downhill mountain biking race results for Sept. 27, 2014

Quick & Chainless downhill mountain biking race results for Sept. 27, 2014

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Jimmy Westlake: Total lunar eclipse coming next week

The second total eclipse of the moon this year happens during the wee morning hours of Oct. 8 when the full Harvest Moon once again slips into the shadow of the Earth.

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Steamboat Symphony Orchestra kicks off season with Darkness to Light Concert

Steamboat Symphony Orchestra’s Darkness to Light Concert, presented by the Steamboat Springs Arts Council, will be conducted by Ernest Richardson, the event at 7 p.m. Saturday will feature soloist Teresa Steffen Greenlee and about 50 other musicians.

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Steamboat's Plein Air Festival comes to a close this weekend

Throughout the week, 20 local and visiting artists have set up easels across Steamboat Springs for an art event that is meant for the outdoors.

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Top magic act comes to Steamboat Springs

You may have seen duo, David and Leeman, on this past season of "America's Got Talent." This weekend, the magicians will be in Steamboat for an unforgettable show.

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Band coming to Steamboat will relive the '80s

This four-piece cover band from Boulder brings back the '80s, equipped with shredding guitar solos and lots of neon.

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The Bock’s Office: ‘Runner’ isn’t quite a-maze-ing

Kids, whenever you think your parents are being unreasonable, consider the fact that they probably never forced you to live in the wilderness and question if your next day would be your last. Compared to the teens of “The Maze Runner,” adolescents who have their cell phone taken away have it pretty easy.

Community Agriculture Alliance: A face-to-face with legislators in DC

Each September Rocky Mountain Farmers Union members are in Washington, D.C., to meet with lawmakers and USDA officials. That’s right, farmers and ranchers sit down in offices with senators and representatives to discuss farm policy and rural issues. These trips are known as “fly-ins.” We just got back from one.

Steamboat high school mountain bikers get up in Leadville

Koby Vargas was 23rd in the varsity race for Steamboat Springs’ high school mountain bike team Sunday, leading the way for the local riders at a Leadville competition.

Gardening with Deb Babcock: Creepy, crawly and worth keeping around

Observe the bugs in your garden before taking any action against them. You just might discover that those creepy, crawly things in your garden are your friends.

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Spoke Talk: Bell-built Bear River Bike Park story continues

Steamboat Springs' Bear River Bike Park is not just news to us residents here in Steamboat. Thanks to the Bell Built grant, the park has received and continues to garner national and even international attention.