Jim "Catfish" Hunter was a star on the baseball mound in the 1970s. His actions on the field earned him a perfect game and a place in the Hall of Fame. But what he did off the field inspired those with diabetes to pursue their dreams and to reach for the stars.
For 10 years Steamboat Springs resident Rich Danter has held an event to raise awareness, and money in the battle against prostate cancer.
Division I soccer programs from Colorado State University and the University of Colorado will visit Steamboat Springs next week before heading into the fall season.
Steamboat golfers open season with solid showing in Battlement Mesa
On Tuesday, a glitch in the computer system left hunters across the state, and in Steamboat Springs, waiting for their chance to buy big-game licenses.
Laura Lamun is a lot of things: a successful businesswoman, talented performer and loving wife. She knows what she wants from life and isn’t about to let anything get in her way. In the past 20 years, she’s built a national following and international business that reflects what’s important to her, and more than 120 products that she’s proud to have stamped with the name Little Moon Essentials.
The Steamboat Springs High School golf team teed off at the Haymaker Golf Course on Monday, marking the start of another season of high school sports in the Yampa Valley.
The process of creating bio-based products begins deep in the forest-filled mountains of Northwest Colorado, at the end of recently abandoned logging roads and somewhere in the 20-foot-plus-high piles of twisted limbs, logs and tree parts left behind by logging companies that have taken what they can use.
Breaking down old practices: Forest Service, Confluence Energy open new chapter in timber management
Riding in the passenger seat of a company pickup on a dirt Forest Service road just shy of the Blacktail Creek Campground in Grand County, Confluence Energy’s Don Sanford surveys the landscape that surrounds the remains of a 2,200-acre timber sale.
Former Steamboat Springs resident Gary Crawford's adress may say that he still lives in Florida, but the Nordic combined legend's heart is still on the jumps hills.
When James Lehmann was diagnosed with diabetes a few years ago the news came as a shock. Since then the Steamboat Springs resident has been working to get his blood sugar under control, and raise awareness about the disease that changed his life.
Tour de Cure gives local man a chance to improve his health, and raise money for a good cause.
I've learned that being the parent of a competitive soccer player isn't always easy, but it's a position I'm welling to learn.
When Father Tom Dentici passed away July 17, he left behind a long legacy of caring that inspired the members of his parish, and the community of Steamboat Springs.
Karl Denney brings his family's love of ski jumping to Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club's Nordic programs.
As the Steamboat Moutnain Soccer Tournament enters it's final day two local teams still have hopes of landing a title.
Making a difference is what the Rally in the Valley was all about.
Rally in the Valley golf tournament drives off into sunset after 15 years raising money, awareness for breast cancer
Longrunning fundraiser appears to have come to end of long, successful run
For 15 years the Rally in the Valley has raised money, and raised awareness in the battle against breast cancer in Steamboat Springs.
Parks and Wildlife officials say they have captured an elk calf in Rita Valentine Park and transported it to the Born Free Wildlife Rehabilitation Center near Steamboat Springs.
Big stories and everyday events come together in the pages of the Today to help tell Steamboat Springs story.
This week the top ski jumpers in the country will come to the slopes of Howelsen Hill to take part in an event that has been a Fourth of July tradition in Ski Town USA.
Lucy Li's story is amazing, but I can't help but wonder what's happening to our childhoods.
Steamboat fell short in a hard-fought championship game in the Green River, Wyoming, tournament, and will be looking to get back on the winning track this weekend at home.
Two years after coming up with the idea to build a slackline park at the base of Howelsen Hill, the Steamboat Springs Teen Council has left a lasting mark on the town it calls home.
The true rewards of being a father have nothing to do with the sports our children play, the clothes they wear or the teams they cheer for. The true rewards of being a father are in the details.
Anna Harrington is walking her way across the United States looking to raise awareness and money for Shriners Hospitals for Children.
Olympic gold medalist Deb Armstrong steps aside to focus on being a mom.
The graduating seniors at the Yampa Valley High School stepped to the podium Friday, and accepting their hard-earned diplomas while looking forward to life after high school.
Steamboat Springs Junior Golf Association is hoping to pay it forward by handing out scholarships to top high school golfers.
Changes to the adult softball leagues will make the game for aging players like me, but that shouldn't stop us from loving the game.
A Steamboat Springs family feels lucky after a tragic accident in the Utah desert, but have come to understand the things that should really matter to all of us.
A little less than three months after a life-threatening fall at Arches National Park, Steamboat Springs resident Ryan McConnell is on the road to recovery and happy to be back home.
The members of the Steamboat Springs Police Department spent a few hours Tuesday reviewing the basics and sharpening their skills behind the wheel as part of a bi-annual program.
Steamboat Springs’ community showcases talents in time-honored expressions.
John F. Russell: Steamboat learns that post-season berths best won on the field, not decided on paper
After looking at the teams, the records and the polls, it's hard to understand how the Steamboat Springs girls soccer team didn't make this year's playoffs. It's even harder to explain.
The colors of spring are arriving in Steamboat Springs every day, keeping the crew at Windemere Landscape and Garden Center up to their noses in flowers, bushes, trees and shrubs.
The snow is gone, and the greens and fairways are nearly ready as the Rollingstone Ranch and Haymaker golf courses appear ready to open the 2014 season.
Truth is, when it comes to recreational softball, it doesn't matter if you're good or bad. You just have to get in the game and have fun.
Haymaker Golf Course expects to open its driving range Saturday as golfers have one final day to buy passes at early season rates.
Sure April showers will bring May flowers, but inside Coors Field it always feels like summer.
Spring runoff led to a large slide on the face of Howelsen Hill.
A landowner on Lynx Pass and the U.S. Forest Service are working together to clear a stretch of road that might prove vital in case of fire.
John F. Russell: Times are tough for the US Nordic combined team, but coach isn't ready to throw in the towel
The U.S. Ski Team has pulled the plug on the Nordic combined team, but head coach Dave Jarrett isn't about to give up on this team, or the sport that he loves.
A new triathlon team will start competing in May and hopes to take athletes from Steamboat Springs to the next level.
The Steamboat Springs Sailors rolled past the Glenwood Springs Demons Tuesday night at Gardner Field.
Local shop has been making alterations, repairing clothing for more than 30 years in Steamboat Springs.
The deadline for early registration for the Y.E.S. Golf Tournament is quickly approaching.
Back in the late 1970s, a young athlete from Steamboat Springs set out to make his mark on the football fields, basketball courts and tracks of Northwest Colorado. By the time he graduated from high school, Tom Southall had changed the way people in Steamboat Springs, and Colorado, viewed those with disabilities.
Thirty years ago a young athletes named Tom Southall captured the attention of Steamboat Springs, the state of Colorado and the country. Three legendary Steamboat Springs coaches are the first to share an award that will recognize those who work with athletes that are full of unexpected potential.
The Steamboat Golf Club plans to open its doors Saturday ushering in the 50th anniversary of the popular 9-hole course west of Steamboat Springs.