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Steamboat Springs School District considers taking over preschool operations

Steamboat Springs School District administrators are considering taking over operation of a district preschool that’s currently run by the Northwest Colorado Board of Cooperative Educational Services.

Monday medical: Don't let tennis elbow keep you off the courts

While the ski lifts may have only stopped turning Sunday, an unusually dry and warm late season had many in the valley long to turn their attention to warm weather recreation. Tennis certainly ranks high on the list, and although indoor courts fuel a competitive, year-round community in Steamboat Springs, sun-filled days ensure a rapid return of the weekend warriors to the game.

Steamboat briefs: VNA offers information about free colonoscopies

The Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association has information about free colonoscopies for low-income eligible adults.

The Record for Friday, April 10, 2015

2:13 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a prowler in the 400 block of Cherry Drive. Someone was trying to get into a home. The person was drunk and taken to detox.

Top 10 most-viewed stories for the week of April 2 to April 8, 2015

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

Jail Report for April 4 to April 10, 2015

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.

Steamboat briefs: Old Town pools slated to close for biannual cleaning

The pools at Old Town Hot Springs will be getting their biannual cleaning this month.

School district lunch menus for the week of April 13

School district lunch menus for the week of April 13

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City manager no longer overseeing investigation into police department

Steamboat Springs City Manager Deb Hinsvark is no longer overseeing the investigation into allegations against Police Chief Joel Rae and Bob DelValle.

City Council, county commissioners back affordable housing project in west Steamboat

Elected officials Tuesday night pledged $400,000 from a community housing fund to support a 48-unit project that would be built near the intersection of Elk River Road and U.S. Highway 40 on land that is owned by the Yampa Valley Housing Authority.

Flood mitigation efforts lead to lower insurance premiums in Steamboat

Flood insurance policyholders who reside in the city's 100-year floodplain should see an annual savings of $42 per premium, according to a press release from the city.

The Record for Thursday, April 9, 2015

12:24 a.m. Routt County Sheriff’s Office deputies were called to a report of a person who thought a bear might be in the garage in the 36800 block of Tree Haus Drive. The bear had left but did extensive damage to the garage door.

Information sessions will focus on cybercrime

A series of upcoming information sessions aim to teach businesses and consumers how to protect themselves from credit card fraud.

Steamboat briefs: Ski patrol member suffers serious injuries in fall

The Routt County Sheriff’s Office said a Steamboat ski patrol member suffered serious injuries Thursday after an incident at Steamboat Ski Area.

Hayden officials open to marijuana growing operation

There were very few objections Thursday night to allowing commercial marijuana growing operations in Hayden.