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Dog's Eye View: A walk in the park

I remember what I learned at the stock dog workshop. My dog and I need to work together as a team everywhere.

Top 10 most-viewed stories for the week of March 19 to March 25, 2015

Check out the most-viewed stories on our desktop site from the past week, and see what you missed.

Steamboat briefs: Routt County Road 129 north of Columbine closed

Routt County Road 129 is temporarily closed from north of Columbine — near mile marker 34 — beyond Steamboat Lake to Three Forks Ranch — near mile marker 43 — due to seasonal freeze/thaw conditions and traffic adversely affecting the road.

Steamboat Springs School District master planning committees meet

Members of the Steamboat Springs School District’s four master planning committees met Thursday evening to formulate a wish list of facilities improvements for district buildings.

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3 Steamboat products advance to women's U.S. mogul finals

The women had center stage Thursday as they kicked off the 2015 U.S. Freestyle Championships with qualification runs for Friday's finals.

The Record for Wednesday, March 25, 2015

9:39 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a person in the 2300 block of Lincoln Avenue who got a fraudulent phone call from someone claiming to be with the Internal Revenue Service.

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Local cycling groups eye an easier path up Emerald Mountain

Routt County Riders is proposing that a new, gentler trail be built that would run from the base of Howelsen Hill at Sombrero Stables to the Ricky's Ridge trail on Emerald Mountain.

Annual Routt County Democrats fundraiser potluck Saturday

Colorado Speaker of the House Dickey Lee Hullinghorst will be the keynote speaker at the Routt County Democrats annual potluck dinner Saturday.

Charges filed against Kristen Johnson

The Routt County District Attorney Office on Thursday filed charges against Kristen Johnson, the woman being held in connection with the death of long-time Routt County resident Edward Zimmerman.

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City invites community to weigh in on future of pocket park on Yampa Street

"The use of this park is something we really need to begin a community dialogue on," Planning Director Tyler Gibbs said.

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Former Steamboat police detective has strong words for City Council

Former detective Dave Kleiber on Wednesday night pleaded with the Steamboat Springs City Council to conduct a fair, transparent and objective investigation into allegations he has made against Police Chief Joel Rae and Deputy Chief Bob DelValle.

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Local drivers can learn about major Northwest Colorado roadwork at upcoming meeting

The Colorado Highway 9 improvement project will add eight-foot-wide shoulders and wildlife underpasses and overpasses to a stretch of highway between Silverthorne and Kremmling that was the site of 47 car accidents involving wild animals between 2007 and 2011.

The Record for Tuesday, March 24, 2015

1:50 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a suspicious person at Fifth Street and Lincoln Avenue. A woman was concerned about a man who followed her out of a bar and tried to take a picture with her. Officers contacted the man.

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Hayden School District Superintendent Trudy Vader resigns

School Board President Brian Hoza said Vader will work for the remainder of her one-year contract, which expires June 30.

Former police chief tapped to lead Steamboat Police Department investigation

Steamboat City Manager Deb Hinsvark said Heather Coogan will be paid $150 per hour. Hinsvark has said the investigation could take 60 to 90 days.