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Eugene Buchanan: Crust, what crust?

One day we’re languishing in the remnants of the worst snow layer ever, and the next thing we know, a 20-inch snowstorm wallops Mount Werner into submission, popping the celebratory cork on full-blown, Steamboat-style Champagne.

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Steamboat skiers start strong at Howelsen in Holiday Classic

Nick Veth led the way for Steamboat skiers Saturday, winning the men's race as the three-day Holiday Classic kicked off at Howelsen Hill.

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Top 10 activities to do in December

Locals around town know the best places to go or sights to see. Explore asked them their thoughts on the Top 10 activities to do in Steamboat during the month of December.

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Club riders again dominate at Howelsen

Converse Fields and Maggie Carrigan were tops in Saturday's Race to the Cup event, ensuring another strong day for Steamboat Springs snowboarders.

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Golds again great: Taylor wins Dew Tour, Arielle gets 3rd

The Golds were at it again. Taylor Gold won his fourth event in a row by taking the Dew Tour men's super-pipe title. Arielle Gold was third in the women's super-pipe.

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Steamboat sweeps top spots at Race to the Cup

Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club athletes swept the men’s and women’s races at the first of two Race to the Cup events at Howelsen Hill.

Ladley, Gold make Dew Tour finals

Matt Ladley made it easy while Taylor Gold made it dramatic. Both Steamboat Springs half-pipe snowboarders qualified on Thursday for the Dew Tour men’s half-pipe finals, set for Saturday in Breckenridge.

Race to the Cup returns Friday to Howelsen

The Steamboat Springs alpine snowboard squad is coming off a strong showing last weekend and locals won’t have to wait to see just what the team can do. The annual Race to the Cup snowboard event will fly into Steamboat Springs today for two days of action at Howelsen Hill.

Arielle Gold into Dew Tour finals

Arielle Gold finished second in the snowboard half-pipe qualification round at the Dew Tour on Wednesday.

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Taylor Gold aiming for classic and creative

Thanks to a broken ankle Steamboat Springs snowboarder Taylor Gold couldn't replicate in 2014 the summer of 2013 that was so pivotal to his Olympic-team breakthrough. Still, with a win already under his belt this winter, he's thinking big.

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Gold and silver for Steamboat's Golds at Copper

Brother-sister combo score big at season's 1st half-pipe competition

Taylor Gold was first and Arielle Gold was second on Saturday in the finals of the U.S. Grand Prix snowboarding half-pipe competition at Copper Mountain, the first big event of the season.

5 local riders named to US Snowboard Team

The U.S. Snowboarding team, named this week, is loaded with Steamboat Springs talent.

Gold siblings move on to snowboarding finals at Copper

The summer doesn’t seem to have sapped much from the Gold siblings when it comes to snowboarding.

Eugene Buchanan: The storm we’d just as soon forget

For all the marvelous snowpack it provided, last week’s storm was a bit of a letdown. A three-day dump gets everyone’s hopes up for one of the best openings ever, and then “freezing rain” crusts it over to the consistency of burnt crème brulee.

Fletcher brothers show well in cross country portion of season's 1st World Cup event

Steamboat Springs native brothers Bryan and Taylor Fletcher used bit cross country skiing days on Saturday to make their way back to fair finishes in the first World Cup Nordic combined action of the season in Finland.

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