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Tom Ross: Logging a season's worth of powder tracks at Steamboat Ski Area

Steamboat skier Soren Jespersen records all but a handful of the season's runs with the help of GPS app and Google Earth.

Tales from the Tread: From bear hunt to Broadway

Perry-Mansfield Performing Arts School and Camp is a hidden gem in Strawberry Park and is renowned for promoting creativity in the arts. To celebrate the camp’s 100th anniversary, the Tread of Pioneers Museum opened the exhibit “Creativity in Motion: Celebrating 100 Years of Perry-Mansfield” in June 2013.

Take Back the Night to raise awareness of sexual violence in community

On Wednesday night, a group of people will make its way from the Steamboat Springs Police Department to the downtown Routt County Courthouse to bring light to a complex issue. This is the first year Steamboat Springs will host Take Back the Night to raise awareness of sexual violence in the community.

Meet local dispatchers during ice cream social

It’s well known that emergency dispatchers, who never know when the next 911 call is coming, have a highly stressful job.

Steamboat Springs School Board hears presentation on strategic planning

The Steamboat Springs School Board listened to a presentation Monday night on strategic planning and how it could possibly affect the district's future. It also unanimously adopted its strategic anchors after a months-long discussion.

Steamboat briefs: Earth Day Film Festival at library starts Tuesday

Bud Werner Memorial Library and the Yampa Valley Sustainability Council’s Sustainable Schools program present a two-night film festival in honor of Earth Day 2014. Screenings are Tuesday and Wednesday.

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Bill would give Colorado counties more say in how cities form urban renewal authorities

Cities including Steamboat see these URAs as an important tool to restore run-down or "blighted" areas, while some counties see them as an abused tool that has diverted millions of dollars' worth of property taxes away from counties, school districts and other entities.

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Steamboat's flirtation with springlike weather comes to a frigid halt

The recorded high temperatures in Steamboat last week included: April 8, 59 degrees; April 9, 63 degrees; April 10, 57 degrees; April 11, 65 degrees and April 12, 63.

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Heritage Christian students set to perform semi-annual musical

Heritage Christian School first- through sixth-graders are putting on a Western-themed play titled "Jonah's Druthers," which will be performed at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.

The Record for Sunday, April 13, 2014

7:38 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a drunken driver in the 2300 block of Mount Werner Circle. Police said the driver had reportedly left a free concert intoxicated. The driver was found in Grand County and arrested by the Kremmling Police Department.

Registration open for Oak Creek summer camp

Registration is open for the Oak Creek Summer Day Camp, which runs from June 2 to Aug. 15.

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New support group for teenagers grieving loss of a loved one being formed in Steamboat

The Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association is starting the group for 12- to 15-year-olds.

Steamboat briefs: Tread of Pioneers Museum looking for volunteers

The Tread of Pioneers Museum needs front-desk volunteers to work three-hour shifts. Duties include greeting visitors, answering phones, collecting admissions and gift shop sales.

The Record for Saturday, April 12, 2014

10:31 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a hit and run at the 3600 block of Lincoln Avenue. Police learned someone's wheel came off their vehicle while driving and rolled from the highway and into a trailer at a campground, causing damage.

Hayden names Cripple Creek's Vader new superintendent

The Hayden School District named Trudy Vader — the current principal at Cripple Creek-Victor Junior-Senior High School — its new superintendent for 2014-15 and beyond.