Gardening with Deb: Poisonous plants of Routt County

Many plants are as poisonous as they are beautiful.

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Captain of the Boat returns Thursday

The Captain of the Boat downhill mountain bike series returns to Steamboat with a 6 p.m. Thursday race at Steamboat Ski Area.

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Make Studio offers unique variety of classes for artists of all ages

At Make Studio, owner Christie Stepan has found success in fostering a community of kids passionate about art through her summer and after school programs. With her reputation gaining credibility in town and more people coming to her studio, Stepan is well on her way to opening Make Studio to artists of all ages and crafts.

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Gravity team rolling again

Steamboat Gravity Team flying high this summer

There isn’t anything about downhill mountain biking that lends itself particularly to requiring a group of friends to participate, but members of the newly reformed Steamboat Springs Gravity Team said riding is better with a team, and that’s what’s drawn them together.

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Perry-Mansfield offers public a sneak peak of its work at this week's Tuesday Under the Stars

After only two days at the Perry-Mansfield Performing Arts School and Camp, performers, choreographers and directors will showcase their works so far to a public audience on Tuesday night at the third Tuesday Under the Stars of this summer’s series.

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Jimmy Westlake: New Horizons spacecraft zooms closer to Pluto

On July 14, NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft, after a nine and a half year journey, finally will fly through the Pluto system and reveal the mysteries of this misfit planet and its five moons to us at long last.

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Fort Collins man wins Tri the Boat half-Ironman

Last year, Fort Collins resident Steve Mantell won the inaugural Tri the Boat Olympic triathlon by nearly eight minutes. This year, Mantell returned to Steamboat Springs with a higher goal in mind.

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Running in the heat: Rules of hydration and body temperature regulation

Training in heat can have performative benefits, since the body will be able to better adjust to changes in internal body heat. But without the proper preparation and risk management, aerobic exercise can stress the body, sometimes to a fatal degree.

Warm weather continues through the week in Steamboat

Seasonably warm temperatures are expected to continue through the first half of the week, with some isolated moisture throughout the region, forecasters are predicting.

Healthy Eating: Yampa Valley Lamb Burgers

Just in time for July Fourth, a delicious recipe for lamb burgers.

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Women saddle up for barrel racing in Craig

Riding in the Rockies series continues through summer

The 14th annual Tri-State Barrel Racing Classic presented by Riding in the Rockies featured 102 entries as women of all ages brought their horses to the Moffat County Fairgrounds in Craig this weekend. Tearing through the fairgrounds arena at top speed with their hooved companions, riders honed their equestrian skills while competing for a purse of more than $2,000.

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Steamboat Springs Arts Council’s Young at Art students show off latest work at Paper Fashion Show

Bringing new life to recycled materials, a group of 9- to 11-year-old girls used their creativity to construct a spring collection of designer-inspired clothing during this week's Young at Art session, sponsored by the Steamboat Springs Arts Council.

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Adventure of the Week: A beginner's guide to biking Steamboat

I am not a professional mountain biker. The numerous scrapes, bruises and trips to the bike shop can attest to this. I’ll be headed there Friday to fix yet another flat tire. I can, however, tell you what I’ve learned about biking in Steamboat Springs since I moved here from Kansas last month.

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Steamboat Bike Town USA Initiative introduces newly released 4K mountain bike film

Teton Gravity Research and Anthill Films have recently released the 4K mountain bike film, "unReal," featuring riders who explore unknown territory and push boundaries within the sport.