"For more than 30 years, Friends of the Yampa and others have worked fiercely to defend this jewel of the Western Slope but with Colorado’s mushrooming population, the Yampa is on red alert." — Friends of the Yampa
"We are encouraged that Ski Corp. is positioning itself to improve the ski area, which in turn will elevate the visitor experience, hopefully resulting in more skiers and more visitors." — Editorial Board
"2016 was an excellent summer on so many levels; however, with the cancellation of the fifth and final show of the season, it is with deep regret that we will not be able to promote a fifth show." — Steamboat Free Summer Concerts board of directors
One of the most obvious things all of us can do to support Search and Rescue is to minimize the need for its services.
"Our county’s citizens repeatedly have told me that they appreciate that I will stand up for them against a large corporation pulling political strings." — Brita Horn
"We are students at North Routt Community Charter School, and we are concerned about the problem that could potentially destroy the oceans- overfishing." — Fifth- and sixth-grade students from North Routt
"My heart goes out to the Flanigans for all that they lost early Sunday morning. But I have to say "thank you" to Captain Hetrick and the Steamboat firefighters for their work in isolating the fire to this one house." — Wendy Rogers
"Ultimately, we expect our elected leaders to work together to solve community problems and issues, and we’d like to see more collaboration and less confrontation from the county treasurer." — Editorial Board
"The single most contentious landowner issue related to oil and gas wells and production is with the setback minimums, which are the minimum distances between drilling/production equipment and a house, or high-occupancy building regardless of who owns the surface." — Roger Steen
We are grateful for our associations with our homegrown businesses, which together, serve to promote the Steamboat brand across the nation and beyond.
"City Council ignored the building code and voted for the project in spite of its many drawbacks."
"Gun tragedies can happen to anyone, and it only takes seconds if the gun is not properly secured." — Kristin Bantle
"We support CC4E’s desire to spend the approximate $3,000 the updated (demography) report will cost." — Editorial Board
"If one developer is allowed to magically turn the "accessory unit" allowance into small footprint homes then a precedent is set." — Jamie Pallotti
Thank you to all who attended, danced and donated to our highly successful auction and concert with Todd Park Mohr on July 30.