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Council approves 1st reading of Iron Horse sale, denies records request to release other proposals

Council members felt that releasing the other seven proposals it has considered for the Iron Horse could damage the pending sale to Ski Town Commercial.

The Record for Monday, Oct. 12, 2015

4:23 a.m. Officers were called to a report of a suspicious incident in the 3400 block of Covey Circle. A car had been running for awhile. The owner could not be contacted, and the car was turned off.

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Steamboat Springs City Council opposes school district's $92 million bond proposal

“I'm just shocked at the (financial) exposure we could have if this passes,” Council President Bart Kounovsky said.

Former clerk suspected of stealing thousands from Hayden Kum & Go

A former Hayden convenience store employee was arrested Monday on suspicion of stealing nearly $4,000 from the business.

Friday running movie to help raise funds

Last month the local Girls on the Run organization played host to a visit ultra-marathon champion Nikki Kimball, and Friday the organization will build on that relationship by showing a documentary featuring Kimball.

Routt County Commissioners hand off puzzle of nightly rentals to planning board

Routt County Commissioners Tim Corrigan and Cari Hermacinski have differing views on allowing nightly rentals in rural areas

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Historic Gay family ranch in Pleasant Valley sells for $23 million

Roughly 1,500 of the 2,000 acres comprising Green Creek Ranch, located off Routt County Road 18 was sold Thursday by Bill Gay and Roberta Mollenberg, two of the three children of Bob and Elaine Gay, who purchased the ranch in 1948.

Steamboat briefs: Kremmling resident killed in single-car rollover crash

A single-vehicle rollover crash was reported on Colorado Highway 125 near milepost 70, approximately 15 miles northwest of Walden in rural Jackson County, according to a news release from the Colorado State Patrol.

Heather Sloop: Develop transparency to build trust

Steamboat Springs City Council, District 3

Erin Walker: Time for independent, fresh perspective

Steamboat Springs City Council, District 3

CEO program linking businesses and students gaining support

An innovative program that would connect the local business community to high school students is several steps closer to becoming a reality.

The Record for Sunday, Oct. 11, 2015

5:49 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a suspicious person in the 2000 block of Homestead Court.

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Council to consider Iron Horse sale on Tuesday

Jon Sanders and Brandon Dardanis, of Ski Town Commercial, said Monday they see an opportunity to turn the aging property into a "gem" while allowing existing tenants to stay if they want to.

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Kathy Cline receives Historic Leadership Award for ability to 'make projects happen'

Historic Routt County Board President Bridget Roth foresees an increasing role for her organization as a project leader for the adaptive re-use of historic buildings.

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Brewpub planned for old YVEA building on Yampa Street

Mountain Tap Brewery will be the lead tenant of the redeveloped building on Yampa Street.