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South Routt fire departments seek new volunteers

The Oak Creek and Yampa fire departments are looking for new recruits.

The Record for Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014

7:03 a.m. Routt County Sheriff’s Office deputies were called to a report of a reckless driver at 11th Street and Lincoln Avenue.

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CDOT makes significant changes to Pine Grove Road intersection to make it safer

By changing the light configuration and geometry of the intersection of Pine Grove Road and U.S. Highway 40, the Colorado Department of Transportation and the city of Steamboat Springs are aiming to prevent tragedies like the death of Robert "Bob" Bear.

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Steamboat's free concert series lineup announced

Steamboat Ski and Resort Corp. on Wednesday afternoon announced the lineup for the 16th annual Bud Light Rocks the Boat Free Concert Series. Continuing on through the spring, the lineup this year includes audience favorites and new acts.

Steamboat Briefs: Children’s snow reporting contest entries due Wednesday

Steamboat Ski and Resort Corp. is looking for children ages 12 and younger who would like to help report the snow conditions this winter.

Steamboat City Council approves 1st reading of stricter trash rules to prevent wildlife conflicts

City officials, local trash haulers and representatives from Colorado Parks and Wildlife think the new rules will go a long way to help prevent encounters and problems with black bears.

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Steamboat City Council gets an earful about recent cuts to winter bus service

Critics of the new service got the attention of the City Council, which broke its norm of not responding to public comment by asking its city manager what was going to be done about it.

Live updates from the Steamboat Springs City Council meeting

City reporter Scott Franz will provide live news updates from tonight's Steamboat Springs CIty Council meeting. A strengthening of the city's trash rules to prevent problems with wildlife headlines the agenda.

Yampa Valley Housing Authority explores means to address rental housing shortage in Routt County

With the recognition that there is an acute shortage of rental apartments in Steamboat, there is renewed hope that the Yampa Valley Housing Authority's land on Elk River Road could be used for community housing.

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Steamboat Ski Area logs 22.5 inches of snow over 3 days

If 22.5 inches of snow at the Steamboat Ski Area in 72 hours was not enough, weather forecasters say more is on the way.

Crime Prevention Tip of the Week: Drug-facilitated sexual assault

The Steamboat Springs Police Department and Routt County Crime Stoppers wishes you a joyous holiday season. With holiday parties in full swing, we are suggesting everyone take a few precautionary steps to protect themselves from “date rape” drugs.

Man suspected of sexually assaulting 13-year-old girl

Hayden police arrested a 37-year-old man Monday that they believe sexually assaulted a 13-year-old girl.

The Record for Monday, Dec. 15, 2014

9:12 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a camera bag with lenses stolen from an unlocked car.

Steamboat briefs: Andrea Clark named Rotary Club Student of the Month

Andrea Clark was named the Rotary Club of Steamboat Springs’ Student of the Month for December. She is a senior at Heritage Christian School.

Steamboat Springs School Board reviews deficit budget

Steamboat Springs School Board members Monday reviewed an updated 2014-15 district budget that leaves it operating at a nearly $74,000 deficit.

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