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Steamboat briefs: Yampa Valley Gives promotes giving Tuesday

Colorado Gives Day is Tuesday. The annual statewide movement, which celebrates and increases philanthropy through online giving, has brought more than $900,000 to more than 50 local nonprofits in the past two years.

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Private donors step up to fund a second drug-sniffing dog to cut down on heroin in Routt County

The Board of County Commissioners have cleared Sheriff Wiggins to accept the generosity of a local couple who have offered to pay for the purchase and training of a second drug-sniffing dog.

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The Record for Sunday, Dec. 5, 2016: Stolen four-wheeler found abandoned in middle of intersection

4:02 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a four-wheeler that was sitting unattended in the middle of the intersection at North Park Road and Nob Street.

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Pot shops in Steamboat Springs could stay open later under proposed rule changes

The ordinance going before the city’s elected officials would allow all marijuana dispensaries to stay open until 10 p.m., three hours later than their current closing time.

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City of Steamboat Springs files lawsuit against developer, propery owner over neglect of historic barn

The city’s lawsuit claims the developer, RP Steamboat Springs, and the property owner, RCS-Wildhorse Land, LLC, should be maintaining the 89-year-old Arnold barn per the conditions of a development agreement, which was signed in 2006.

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Jimmy Westlake: The universe below

Six months later, during the late fall, we can gaze out of the bottom of the Milky Way to see what lies beneath our galaxy.

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2016 Yule Log Hunt clues

Yule Log Hunt will be released daily beginning Monday, Dec. 5.

Steamboat briefs: Documentary about CCC screens at library Monday

Bud Werner Memorial Library presents a free screening of “Camp Forgotten,” a documentary about the Civilian Conservation Corps by historian Bill Jamerson, at 6:30 p.m. Monday in Library Hall

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New bikes memorialize longtime Old Town Hot Springs member

When Old Town Hot Springs members feel that extra burn during their next spin class, they will have Jonathan Heuberger to thank.

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The Record for Saturday, Dec. 3, 2016: Disorderly conduct at Steamboat business

1:13 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to check on the welfare of a person possibly at a bus stop on Mount Werner Road. The person had left a bar and did not return home. The person could not be located.

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Routt County Board Of County Commissioners meeting agendas for Dec. 5 and 6

Routt County Board Of County Commissioners meeting agendas for Dec. 5 and 6.

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3rd annual Yampa Valley Gives Tuesday

Yampa Valley residents looking to amplify their charitable giving can do so Tuesday as part of Yampa Valley Gives Day.

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Use of telehealth technology in Northwest Colorado continues to expand

Telehealth services, which involve a health care provider and patient communicating through a video screen, while sitting in separate medical offices, are used on a daily basis at Mind Springs Health.

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Monday Medical: Let off a little steam

Here are a few keys to maintaining sanity when your home is filled to the brim during the holidays.

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S'No time to wait for snow

S'No Hurry

In Steamboat, the genesis of snowmaking and expectations of a Thanksgiving opening day, can be found in a couple of dreadful snow seasons that spanned the late 70s and early 80s.