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The Record for Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015

10:48 p.m. Officers were called to a report of an assault at a bar in the 800 block of Lincoln Avenue. A man called to complain about a couple of dancers who had bumped into him, and a female got in his face. Staff at the bar said the man who called police was actually the one who was out of control. He was upset because staff would not kick out the couple.

Dog's Eye View: Life is good — update on Max

We love this little guy. He is a permanent part of our lives, and we are cruising along with minimal difficulties. I’ll share what I mean by minimal.

The Record for Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015

6:01 p.m. Officers were called to a report of vandalism at a parking garage in the 1600 block of Ski Time Square Drive. Security officers booted a car parked in the garage, and the vehicle took off. The boot was damaged, and the car could not be located.

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City of Steamboat Springs set to review use of downtown motel as workforce housing

The Alpiner motel owners came to the city formally in October 2014 seeking to operate a portion of the property as a lodge. Approval of that use was conditioned on the rooms not being rented long term and required that fewer than 20 rooms be rented.

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Want to help the city of Steamboat build a new police station? There's a committee for that.

The Steamboat Springs City Council on Tuesday night endorsed the creation of a seven-member citizens committee that will help plan for the new station that will replace the cramped police headquarters on Yampa Street.

Woman released from hospital after being attacked by moose

The woman, who was attacked by a moose Sunday in Steamboat Springs, was released from the hospital Monday.

Lodging chairman says Steamboat resort will bustle into first week in April

January delivered mixed results among different property management companies and part of the fall-off was attributable to hesitant Front Range skiers who are very discerning about ski conditions.

Heritage Christian School offers to sell property to Steamboat Springs School District

The owners of Heritage Christian School west of Steamboat are offering to sell the campus to the Steamboat Springs School District for $9.8 million.

The Record for Monday, Feb. 23, 2015

1:43 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers contacted a man standing outside a bar in the 800 block of Lincoln Avenue. He had a beer and was 20 years old. He was given a summons for possessing alcohol.

County adds new full-time building inspector

The number of requests for building inspections has increased annually since 2011 when the total was 3,875 to 4,996 in 2014.

Two Steamboat men charged with marijuana felonies

The Routt County District Attorney's Office has charged two Steamboat Springs men with felonies related to marijuana.

Steamboat briefs: Red Ball Express event is now looking for sponsors

The Ski Town USA Rotary Club is hosting a new event in Steamboat Springs on April 4 and the group is seeking sponsors. The Red Ball Express will have hundreds of red exercise balls rolling down Stampede at the Steamboat Ski Resort. People can adopt ball combinations for a chance to win cash prizes of $2,500, $1,000 or $500.

Bull moose runs over woman near Steamboat Springs

Area wildlife manager Jim Haskins said it appears the moose ran over the woman from behind while she was walking two dogs on a road in Storm Mountain Ranch.

Steamboat Movement Fest promises to bring yoga tourism to Steamboat

The Steamboat Movement Fest will offer outdoor yoga classes along with vendor villages in Gondola Square and live music on the performance stage.

Steamboat seeks to add Hockeyville USA to its brand

If local hockey aficionados get their way, Steamboat Springs could also soon be known as Kraft Hockeyville USA.