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Milner Landfill planning its own recyling baler west of Steamboat

The new recycling center at the landfill is planned to have its own baler, but glass is likely to be removed from single-stream recycling.

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SportsMed physical therapist earns high-level certification

Jennifer Kerr, a physical therapist at Yampa Valley Medical Center's SportsMed, recently got designated as a board-certified clinical specialist in sports physical therapy.

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Developer outlines plans for historic YVEA building

At an informal meeting of the city of Steamboat Springs’ Historic Preservation Commission, Steve Shelesky laid out some early plans for the future of Yampa Valley Electric Association’s downtown building.

The Record for Thursday, April 17, 2014

6:15 p.m. Officers were called to a complaint about a boy who was skateboarding too fast with his small yellow dog in the 1800 block of Central Park Drive. The caller said the dog was being dragged on a leash while failing to keep up with the skateboard. Police contacted the boy at McDonald's and documented the incident, but officers didn't find any evidence he did anything wrong.

City of Steamboat reviews LEED certification requirements

The city of Steamboat Springs is researching green energy standards in anticipation of a request from the local development community to reduce the costs associated with energy efficiency certifications such as LEED and Green Globes.

Steamboat briefs: Casey’s Pond to host information session, lunch

The seminar will focus on nursing home myths. Participants will learn about the common nursing home myths, the new resort-style senior living environments, the history of nursing homes and new trends in senior care. Participants also will be able to take a tour of the community.

Nanogram marijuana law tested with Routt County juries

In the past month, two Routt County juries have been asked to consider nanogram levels to decide whether defendants were too high to drive.

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Craig's Randy Morton set to run in historic Boston Marathon

After last year's bombings at the finish line, the avid runner decided making it to Boston was a must in 2014.

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Yampa wildlife officer named Officer of the Year

A local wildlife officer known for being a leader in land management issues and relationship building has been named Colorado Parks and Wildlife’s Officer of the Year.

Dog's Eye View: Reaching critical mass

Most of us are environmentally conscious. We recycle, leave no foot print when we camp, take our own bags to the grocery store and purchase environmentally friendly products. We work at respecting our Earth and preserving our planet for future generations.

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As Steamboat continues to cope with tragic deaths of 2 children, local officials push child abuse prevention

Two deaths of children allegedly caused by child abuse and neglect are part of a broader issue in Routt County.

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Local nonprofits receive IMPACT 100 grants

Four local nonprofits recently received $10,200 from the Yampa Valley Community Foundation’s IMPACT 100 program.

The Record for Wednesday, April 16, 2014

8:38 a.m. A person came to the Steamboat Springs Police Department and turned in a found personal organizer.

Steamboat briefs: Easter Eggstravaganza is Saturday at Meadows lot

The annual Easter Eggstravaganza will be at 10 a.m. Saturday in the Meadows Parking Lot by the Tennis Center at Steamboat Springs.

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Steamboat's 2013-2014 ski season saw measurable snow on 88 mornings

The best powder day of the season at mid-mountain arrived Dec. 23 with 13.5 inches, which landed in the midst of a six-day run ending Christmas Day that saw 27 inches accumulate at Thunderhead.