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The story never ends: Yurich dedicated to preserving Oak Creek history

Since he was a little boy, Oak Creek’s Mike Yurich has dedicated most his life to preserving the town’s history. Inside the rickety building restored to become the Tracks & Trails Museum along downtown’s main drag, Yurich’s life work is on display. But at 80 years old, he fears his days as Oak Creek’s unofficial historian may be numbered. He’s on a mission to make sure even if he’s forgotten years down the road, the town’s history isn’t.

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The story never ends: Tracks & Trails Museum’s foundation

When the Tracks & Trails Museum finally got a home in 2007 to house the town’s century-long history, there was a reason the Historical Society of Oak Creek and Phippsburg dedicated it to Mike Yurich.

The story never ends: Mike Yurich’s significant moments in South Routt history

In 1914, the now-ghost town of Ludlow was undergoing a massive strike among its miners, one that culminated in an attack of more than a thousand workers.

Top 10 most-viewed stories for Dec. 4 to 10, 2014

Top 10 most-viewed stories for Dec. 4 to 10, 2014

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Routt County youths shop with cops

Corporal Ryan Adrian with the Routt County Sheriff’s Office organized the inaugural Shop With a Cop event, which paired the youth with a deputy or Steamboat Springs Police Department Officer.

The Record for Friday, Dec. 12, 2014

12:06 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of bullying that occurred at Steamboat Springs High School.

Jail Report for Dec. 6 to 12, 2014

The following is a list of people booked into Routt County Jail on suspicion of the listed charges. The arresting agency is listed in parentheses.

Routt County school district lunch menus for the week of Dec. 15

Routt County School district menus for week of Dec. 15

Mitsch Bush appointed as chairwoman of House Transportation and Energy Committee

Diane Mitsch Bush is getting a more prominent spot on one of the state Legislature’s most impactful committees. Mitsch Bush, D-Steamboat Springs, has been appointed vice-chairwoman of the House Transportation and Energy Committee.

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Standoff with police ends peacefully in Steamboat Springs

Police surrounded a home on Huckleberry Drive just outside Steamboat Springs city limits Friday during a standoff that involved Routt County SWAT team members.

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College mascots hit the slopes at Steamboat Ski Area

College mascots, additional terrain and night skiing arrived at the Steamboat Ski Area on Friday.

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Standoff with police ends peacefully in Steamboat Springs

Police surrounded a home on Huckleberry Drive just outside Steamboat Springs city limits Friday during a standoff that involved Routt County SWAT team members.

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New map lets you track Steamboat Springs Transit buses in real time

The service provided from RouteMatch also allows bus riders to use their computers and smartphones and an app called RouteShout to find the bus stops closest to them and see when buses are set to arrive.

Judge throws out lawsuit against Rotary Club of Steamboat Springs

A lawsuit filed by a woman after she got booted from the Rotary Club of Steamboat Springs has been dismissed by a District Court judge.

The Record for Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014

8:51 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of fraud in the 2900 block of West Acres Drive. A person had their bank account hacked into.