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Gravity team rolling again

Steamboat Gravity Team flying high this summer

There isn’t anything about downhill mountain biking that lends itself particularly to requiring a group of friends to participate, but members of the newly reformed Steamboat Springs Gravity Team said riding is better with a team, and that’s what’s drawn them together.

The Record for Sunday, June 28, 2015

11:06 p.m. Officers found several people at the Howelsen Hill skate park, and they started running away when officers arrived. Officers caught up with one of the individuals and discovered everything was fine.

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Perry-Mansfield offers public a sneak peak of its work at this week's Tuesday Under the Stars

After only two days at the Perry-Mansfield Performing Arts School and Camp, performers, choreographers and directors will showcase their works so far to a public audience on Tuesday night at the third Tuesday Under the Stars of this summer’s series.

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Firefighters fully contain wildfire in North Routt

At the height of firefighting efforts, 35 firefighters from the U.S. Forest Service and the North Routt Fire Protection District were battling the wildfire.

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Jimmy Westlake: New Horizons spacecraft zooms closer to Pluto

On July 14, NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft, after a nine and a half year journey, finally will fly through the Pluto system and reveal the mysteries of this misfit planet and its five moons to us at long last.

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Supreme Court rules against EPA

The Supreme Court has ruled that the Environmental Protection Agency incorrectly interpreted the Clean Air Act by setting limits on emissions from power plants without considering costs to the industry.

Routt County Board Of County Commissioners meeting agendas for June 29 and 30

Routt County Board Of County Commissioners meeting agendas for June 29 and 30

Steamboat briefs: Highway 9 traffic stopped due to holiday weekend

The Colorado Department of Transportation will be temporarily halting roadwork on the 11-mile segment of Colorado Highway 9 between Kremmling and Silverthorne at 1 p.m. Thursday for the Fourth of July weekend. Work will resume at 6:30 a.m. July 6.

The Record for Saturday, June 27, 2015

12:22 a.m. Officers were called to a report of a suspicious person looking through home windows in the 700 block of Walton Pond Circle. Nobody was around when officers arrived.

Warm weather continues through the week in Steamboat

Seasonably warm temperatures are expected to continue through the first half of the week, with some isolated moisture throughout the region, forecasters are predicting.

Monday Medical: Living well with diabetes

Being diagnosed with diabetes can be overwhelming. But there can be a silver lining: properly managing the disease can lead to a fuller, healthier lifestyle.

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Where the sage grouse roam: The future of conservation and development on the Western landscape

Though the imminent threat of an endangered species listing is off the table, this September, a decision from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service will mark the culmination of years — even decades — of conservation work that is changing the face of the West.

Steamboat briefs: Hayden library's reader of the week is Bryley Davis, 7

Bryley Davis, 7, is Hayden Public Library’s summer reading program reader of the week.

The Record for Friday, June 26, 2015

12:29 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a noise complaint in the 1600 block of Shadow Run Frontage.

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Women saddle up for barrel racing in Craig

Riding in the Rockies series continues through summer

The 14th annual Tri-State Barrel Racing Classic presented by Riding in the Rockies featured 102 entries as women of all ages brought their horses to the Moffat County Fairgrounds in Craig this weekend. Tearing through the fairgrounds arena at top speed with their hooved companions, riders honed their equestrian skills while competing for a purse of more than $2,000.