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City of Steamboat invested thousands to promote downtown businesses impacted by construction. West Steamboat businesses wonder why they didn’t get the same support

November 17, 2017 — STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — When construction trucks kicked up dust and generated noise in front of downtown businesses in Steamboat Springs for several months last summer, the city came to the aid of the affected merchants by spending thousands of dollars in advertising, wayfinding and a

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The Record for Thursday, Nov. 16, 2017

November 17, 2017 — 2:47 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police department officers were called to a report of a suspicious vehicle in the 600 block of Marketplace Plaza. 7:48 a.m. Officers were called to a report of a suspicious person at a bank in the 2200 block of Curve Plaza.

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New boutique opens in Steamboat’s Sundance Studio

November 17, 2017 — A new boutique has opened inside Sundance Studio in Steamboat Springs. Known as Bella Boutique, the new store caters to those who love fitness apparel and “athleisure” wear, featuring Bella Barre, Gorjana, JET, ALO Yoga and Happy Spritz to name a few of the brands the

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Mixed bag of weather during run-up to Steamboat Resort opening Nov. 22

November 17, 2017 — STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — As a gentle rain fell on the floor of the Yampa Valley at midday Friday, there was reason for skiers and riders to dig their gear out of the closet in anticipation of Opening Day at Steamboat Ski Area five days away

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Coventry Chronicles: 10 German bombers

November 17, 2017 — When my husband and I first moved abroad eight years ago, we started a list of things that we wanted to do while in Europe. Since then, the list has both shrunk as we've crossed things off — a gondola ride in Venice, real pizza

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Bear on Weiss Drive: The Record for Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017

November 17, 2017 — Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017 Midnight: Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a disturbance in the 2000 block of Elk River Road. 1:27 a.m. Officers were called to a report of a disturbance at a bar in the 1000 block of

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Rodger Steen: HR 4239 is assault on public lands

November 17, 2017 — Here comes another assault on our national public lands and environment. HR 4239 is a bill before the House that would transfer administration of our publicly-owned and BLM-administered oil and gas resources to state control. This might appear to be a reasonable concept if the

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Mush! High school senior Greta Thurston is dog sled race champ

November 17, 2017 — Forget the dog days of summer. Local high school senior Greta Thurston will take the dog days of winter. That's because Thurston's passion is pooches, in particular, racing them. And she's doggone good at it. "She did three dog sled races around the country last

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Young Bloods Collective bring passion and vibrancy to Routt County’s creative community

November 17, 2017 — There's excitement, there's passion and there’s a newfound vibrancy happening within Routt County's creative community. "We want to make people see that any mode of what you put back into the world is a creative endeavor, and we want to be able to support that,

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A look inside Steamboat Whiskey Company

November 17, 2017 — This story originally ran in Steamboat Living magazine.  Ski Town Vodka, Sleeping Giant Gin, Sly Eye Rye, Steamboat Moonshine…yep, Steamboat finally has a craft distillery, and naming rights, like runs at the ski area, come with the territory. Steamboat Whiskey Company, a distilling dream come

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Colorado Sen. Randy Baumgardner accused of sexual harassment

November 17, 2017 — New claims of sexual harassment have been brought up at the Colorado legislature involving Sens. Randy Baumgardner and Jack Tate. Both, in comments to us, strongly deny any wrongdoing, although they refused to answer our specific questions directly. Megan Creeden, an intern who was 25

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Out & About: 2017 Budweiser Putt ‘n Pub Crawl

November 17, 2017 — The 2017 Budweiser Putt N' Pub Crawl putt-putt tournament and pub crawl was held Saturday in downtown Steamboat Springs. Teams of four played a hole at six different locations for a chance to win prizes.  Top three winners of the 2017 Putt ‘N’ Pub Crawl

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Male performers in Steamboat for ‘Ultimate Girls’ Night Out’

November 17, 2017 — STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — There are only so many questions that seem appropriate for an interview that centers on somebody's construction worker alter ego. So while speaking with Rich Ocampo, the former producer and performer of Chippendales, the male burlesque troupe that formed in 1979, my

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Colorado Sen. Randy Baumgardner accused of sexual harassment

November 17, 2017 — State Sens. Randy Baumgardner and Jack Tate are facing sexual harassment allegations, radio station KUNC reported Thursday night. Megan Creeden told KUNC she had uncomfortable encounters with Baumgardner during the 2016 General Assembly, when she was a 25-year-old intern. She said Baumgardner, a Republican, often

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Routt County in photos: Nov. 16, 2017

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Obituary: Mita Maria Racewicz

November 16, 2017 — September 15, 1924 – November 9, 2017 Mita Maria Racewicz, 93 feel asleep in death on November 9, 2017 at her home in Montana City with her family by her side. Mita was the only child of Hermann and Magdelene Heitmann, born on September 15,

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Logan’s big gridiron season making mark on state record book

November 16, 2017 — STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — Six touchdowns, six points each, equals 36. His 430 yards are worth 0.1 points, so together 43, and he also ran the ball in on a two-point conversion, earning two more points. Subtract two points for an interception, sure, but the math

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Expanded Howelsen Ice Arena could include teen center, youth programming spaces

November 16, 2017 — STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — City officials in Steamboat Springs are exploring the possibility of housing all of the city's youth programming, and perhaps even a new teen center, in a new space at the Howelsen Ice Arena. The concept has emerged after the council pulled the

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Wranglers hockey set for big, pink home stand

November 16, 2017 — STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — Steamboat Wranglers coach Joakim Falt is excited about his team, and he said Friday and Saturday night are the perfect opportunity to show the squad off to its hometown, and for a good cause on top of that. The Wranglers will play

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Too close to call – tie vote in Hayden broken, rare recount kicks in

November 16, 2017 — Election too close to call

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