It's easy to forget just how lucky we are to live in Steamboat Springs, but then again all you have to do is look around to realize what a great place this is.
Organizers hope money raised from a local golf tournament will help young people recognize the signs, help raise awareness and help prevent suicide in the future.
When you are 46, a trip to Denver requires clean underwear, a clean shirt, deodorant and a toothbrush. But when you are taking your 11-year-old daughter to Denver, it’s a different story.
The regular seasons are coming to a close, and high school athletes are looking forward to the opportunities playoffs have to offer.
Steamboat Springs girls soccer topped Glenwood Springs on Thursday to finish third in the Western Slope League standings but are waiting to find out whether a state playoff run is in its future.
The Steamboat Springs High School girls tennis team is looking for its 10th-straight title after a strong start at the regional tournament.
It takes more than one good race to become an Olympic-sized legend in Ski Town USA.
Last weekend, a new class of athletes was inducted into the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Hall of Fame insuring their stories will live on for future generations to enjoy.
World Champion and three-time Olympic silver medalist Johnny Spillane announced he is retiring from the U.S. Nordic Combined Ski Team to spend more time with his family.
On Tuesday night, the Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club handed out 31 awards memorializing noteworthy alumni and recognizing those Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club athletes who are setting the standards for today.
It's easy to cheer for the superstars in sports, but the guys I admire play the game for love, not the spotlight.
It's fun and frustrating to watch as athletes with ties to Steamboat Springs chase their dreams along the road to Sochi, Russia, and the 2014 winter Olympic Games.
The Yampa Valley Golf course in Craig has opened for the season a bit earlier than expected thanks to a string of warm days, new pro David Hardison said Saturday morning.
The valley has been treated to a warm dose of spring the past few weeks, which has resulted in a bad case of the golfing bug for many local residents.
I never can seem to pick the right teams, but that hasn't stopped me from understanding the magic of one of the biggest events in college athletics.
Classrooms at Hayden High School were locked down Thursday morning while firefighters extinguished a truck fire in the parking lot.
Steamboat Springs resident Ryan O’Donnell pocketed a little more than $46,000 on Monday evening by finishing fifth in the Heartland Poker Tour event at the Golden Gates Casino in Blackhawk.
In the old days, playing a home game in a spring sport in Steamboat Springs seemed impossible. It was hard to imagine just a few years ago how things would change in our mountain town.
Postal officials would not comment about potential consolidation of all post office boxes to the downtown location. But construction at the Third Street and Lincoln Avenue branch seems to tell the story.
Two former Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club Alpine skiers raced into the top 10 on Friday in the slalom at the NCAA Skiing Championships at Snow Bowl in Middlebury, Vt.
Officials at Steamboat Springs High School canceled most Friday and Saturday prep games after a weather forecast and travel advisories warn of dangerous conditions this weekend.
Max Marno led a group of former Steamboat Spring ski racers by breaking into the top 10 on Wednesday in the giant slalom on the opening day of the NCAA Skiing Championships at Snow Bowl in Middlebury, Vt.
Marsh Gooding soared to the top spot at the Snowbowl Cup last weekend near Missoula, Mont., marking the first time a Steamboat Springs Gelande jumper has won the event.
This is a big week for basketball teams from Steamboat Springs, Hayden and Soroco as playoffs take the game to new levels.
State wrestling championships give wrestlers a chance to step into the spotlight at one of the best events in high school sports.
Two Soroco High School wrestlers and five Hayden High School wrestlers are headed to the Colorado High School State Wrestling Championships, which begin Thursday in Denver.
It's hard to imagine what Steamboat Springs would be like without the Howelsen Ice Arena. Luckily, we don't have to.
Street events are one of the main reasons thousands of people come to Steamboat Springs each year for Winter Carnival. Sure, there are risks, but the chance to take part has become a right of passage in our mountain town
There was a time in Steamboat Springs when all high school sports were funded. But those days are gone, and as schools continue to struggle to make ends meet, the challenges of providing increased sporting opportunities in this valley will grow.
Powder Pursuits owner Chris Smith may not look like a historian, but his collection of historic boards someday will help relay the sports journey to the next generation.
Professional athletes spend years building an image they hope will bring them fame and fortune. But in some cases, that isn't enough.
Members of the Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club's Nordic program grabbed most of the top finishes during a junior national championships qualifier last weekend at Howelsen Hill.
The need for local referees is critical to the success of building a strong soccer program in Steamboat Springs.
Justin Reiter raced to a fourth-place finish at a World Cup parallel giant slalom race in Bad Gastein, Austria.
Hayden teacher Laura Voorhees got a nice surprise Thursday when she was recognized as a leader in education by Peabody Energy.
Steamboat's airport manager says a new method has proved its worth after two separate incidents involving airplanes during the holidays.
Steamboat Springs graduate Tanner Barr knows that reaching his dreams of playing professional golf means leaving Steamboat Springs behind.
Bike to work in Steamboat Springs isn't always a ride in the park, but many local cyclists refuse to let the weather get in the way of their daily routines.
The Rotary Club of Steamboat Springs has stepped up to keep the community holiday party alive after the city of Steamboat Springs cut funding for the annual holiday tradition.
Skiers and snowboarders will have the chance to ski the steep face of Howelsen Hill starting Saturday, when the historic downtown ski area opens for another season.
I've seen a lot of conditions on Opening Day throughout the years. The one thing I've learned is that Opening Day rarely defines a ski season.
Alpine snowboarders in the United States opened the season with top results and high hopes for the future of their sport.
Local snowboarders open season with strong finishes at Copper Mountain NorAm events.
What do baseball fans in Colorado want from the state's only major league baseball team? They could have more pitching, different coaches and so much. This is what I would do if I could find $33 million.
I've always dreamed of being a professional athlete. It didn't happen for me, but I'm lucky enough to share a name with more than a few.
This weekend, I drove to Denver and braved the cold to watch my first professional soccer game. Call me crazy, but in some ways, it sounded like fun.
This is the time of year when a person's true love of skiing shows, the time of year when some rush back to winter, the time of year when I attempt to hold on to a few last days of fall.
Steamboat Olympian Anne Kakela recalls what it was like coaching in London and competing in Atlanta.
The three black bears had their sights set on groceries in a car on Meadowbrook Circle on Monday.
You don't always get a second chance in life, but that's not the case in sports, which is why the rematch is one of the best things in the world for athletes, coaches and fans.