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Steamboat briefs: Hayden Congregational Church invites community to events

The Hayden Congregational Church will host a few events that everyone is welcome to attend.

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Annual Community Thanksgiving Dinner welcomes old and new faces

On Thursday afternoon, food was in abundance as community members gathered for a traditional Thanksgiving Day meal provided by Routt County United Way volunteers.

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Light Up the Night brings holidays to forefront of Steamboat Springs

Light Up the Night, an event locals know is the true start for the winter season will take place this Friday night on the courthouse lawn at 6 p.m.

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Skiers thankful to hit the slopes

Icy hard pack conditions weren’t enough to deter hundreds of skiers who flocked to Steamboat Ski Area Thursday for some turkey day turns.

The Record for Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014

2:54 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a disturbance in the 1300 block of Dream Island Plaza. A party was going on in a trailer, and several young adults got into a fight. A woman involved was arrested for underage drinking, menacing, third-degree assault and criminal mischief.

Dog's Eye View: Reasons to be thankful

I was thinking of the ways that dogs are giving us reasons to be thankful for the part they play in enriching our very existence. Doing research on this topic made me realize that I would have to write a book, so I’m touching on a few areas and leave some stories for future articles.

Steamboat Briefs: Hayden Public Library is closed Thursday and Friday

Hayden Public Library will be closed Thursday and Friday for the Thanksgiving holiday. The library will reopen Saturday.

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Scholarship Day rings in new season in Steamboat, despite freezing rain

Freezing rain may have dampened expectations, but couldn't keep crowds away for the Steamboat Ski Area on Scholarship Day.

Steamboat Ski Area's airline marketing program takes Yampa Valley Boys on the road

The Yampa Valley Boys, Steve Jones and John Fisher, should succeed in reinforcing Steamboat’s image as a cowboy ski town; their latest CD, “New Home on the Range,” charted at number 11 in the top 30 Western albums.

Craigslist scam results in arrest

A woman arrested Tuesday is suspected of bilking a Routt County couple out of $17,900 in a Craigslist scam.

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Parking restrictions aid plow operations

As the community digs out, Routt County and the city of Steamboat Springs are reminding people to keep plow drivers in mind.

The Record for Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014

6:54 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a person who had questions about snow being plowed onto his property in the 600 block of Sandhill Circle.

Steamboat briefs: Aging Well classes on pause Wednesday, Thursday for holiday

Aging Well classes and programs normally scheduled for Wednesday and Thursday will take a break for the Thanksgiving holiday. Classes will resume as normally scheduled the following week starting Monday.

Routt County commissioners agree noise, visual impacts of zip line off side of Rabbit Ears mitigated

Jason Cobb told the Routt County Board of Commissioners that the new nylon-coated WhisperLine would greatly reduce the noise of his zip line trolleys traveling down the steel line.

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New restaurant and bar opening this winter in iconic Tugboat building

When music and beer return to the iconic restaurant building near the base of the Steamboat Ski Area, the new establishment will fittingly be known as The Wreck.