Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper arrived in a winter wonderland when he visited Steamboat Springs on Saturday morning. He left with a better understanding of the community's accomplishments, the needs of local businesses and a fashionable new puffy coat courtesy of Big Agnes.
Deep sadness remains in North Routt County as officials wrap up their investigations and loved ones further realize that 9-year-old Ben Zamzow’s death was merely a tragic accident.
A one-two punch delivered snow throughout Friday, and another wave is expected to arrive Saturday night.
The drunken man who police said got lost, broke into a building, pulled a fire alarm and caused damage has pleaded guilty to misdemeanor second-degree trespassing.
With an increase in the number of flu cases, Routt County residents are being urged to wash their hands frequently, avoid being around sick people and to get vaccinated.
A 39-year-old man was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of assaulting a man in the Central Park Plaza parking lot.
For many standing in line at Rocky Mountain Remedies on Wednesday morning, prices were not an issue.
Everything may be bigger in Texas, except for one Texas man’s choice of undergarments while running through the hallways of The Steamboat Grand hotel.
Routt County Coroner Rob Ryg said that an autopsy performed Friday showed Ben Zamzow died from blunt force trauma to the head as a result of being thrown from his snowmobile.
North Routt County resident Erick Knaus says their close-knit community has been in absolute grief since learning 9-year-old Ben Zamzow died in a snowmobile accident Wednesday.
Ben Craig Zamzow, son of North Routt County residents Carroll and Darren Zamzow, died Wednesday in a snowmobile accident in North Routt County.
Six people in Routt County rang in the new year Tuesday night at the Routt County Jail after being arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol.
Two Hayden residents have jumped at an opportunity to purchase a historic downtown building to house their H Town Underground fitness center.
While patrolling the streets of Hayden on Friday, recently sworn in police chief Greg Tuliszewski said moving to the town has felt like coming home.
Hayden residents and visitors are following their noses to the west side of town where savory smoke billows from a large smoker.
Those who do not have a ticket to the sold-out Steamboat MusicFest will be able to take in four free concerts beginning next weekend at the Steamboat Stage.
On Christmas Day in Steamboat Springs, there is no excuse for anyone to go hungry.
Hayden officials were receptive to the idea of finding ways to improve business signage and facades and to take a look at future parking needs.
Steamboat Springs police plan to increase bar checks this winter with the hopes of curbing over-serving and the accompanying drunken debauchery.
Town employees are asking Hayden Town Council members to consider spending about $10,600 to upgrade the computer systems used by town employees.
A Routt County jury has awarded $1.251 million to a Steamboat Springs woman who was a passenger in a car involved in a fatal crash Feb. 5, 2011.
Routt County Riders will have to come up with another way to fund the purchase of a specialized $100,000 bulldozer that would be used to build new hiking and biking trails.
Routt County District Attorney Brett Barkey announced Tuesday that he will not pursue the death penalty against Lisa Lesyshen, the woman accused of killing her 9-year-old son, Asher Lesyshen-Kirlan.
With the potential for as many as two new hotels being built, officials in Hayden want to make sure the town can accommodate its guests.
After 39 years of service, West Routt Fire Protection District Chief Bryan Rickman is retiring, and the fire district’s board has began looking for the department’s new leader.
Judge Shelley Hill on Thursday sentenced Steven Torres to four years in the Colorado Department of Corrections. Torres will get credit for the 1 1/2 years he has been held at the Routt County Jail.
Lisa Lesyshen is scheduled to enter a plea during her arraignment Dec. 20, but her attorney, public defender Scott Troxell, is asking that the arraignment be delayed.
U.S. Highway 40 was closed for part of the day Wednesday about 1 mile east of Hayden as officials investigated a fatal crash.
The West Routt Fire Protection District has filled its ranks with a third full-time firefighter, and a fourth should be hired in January.
A 19-year-old Steamboat Springs man faces two felony charges after police said a debit card was stolen from a car in the Fairview neighborhood and then illegally used.
The graffiti artist who found himself in jail after tagging his own pumpkin has been sentenced to 20 days in jail.
Two men were arrested after two separate searches were conducted Wednesday in Steamboat Springs by the All Crimes Enforcement Team drug task force.
It has been more than a week since Hailey ingested suspected marijuana, and she still has not returned to being her old self.
The holiday season is ramping up this weekend in Hayden with a series of events.
The man involved in a standoff with police at a Steamboat Springs hotel has been sentenced to 30 days in jail and two years of unsupervised probation.
Two people have been extradited from Florida and charged with dealing heroin in Steamboat Springs.
A 21-year-old Steamboat Springs man who police said approached several underage teenage girls and asked them for sex in exchange for money in July has been arrested for violating probation.
While the Steamboat Ski Area does not anticipate opening any additional terrain this weekend, low temperatures will help with snowmaking operations.
It was a very chilly night for one Steamboat Springs skier determined to have a spot on the first chair of the 2013-14 ski season. At about 10:30 p.m. Tuesday, Kerry Lofy set up his tent at the entrance to the Christie Peak Express lift.
As the busy winter tourism season approaches, Steamboat Springs police want to make sure those visitors seeking a Rocky Mountain high are following the rules.
The communities of Hayden and Steamboat Springs are ready to crank up the ovens for their free Thanksgiving feasts.
The season for giving is beginning to ramp up in Routt County as residents begin shopping for those in need. This year, the Holiday Wishes program is hoping to collect gifts for more than 400 local families that are selected by Routt County United Way.
The Navigator Awards recognize the people and businesses who can inspire future leaders. This year, Chris Tamucci, director of operations for Big Agnes, Honey Stinger and BAP, is being honored as the Young Professional of the Year. Steamboat Ski & Bike Kare is the Business of the Year, and Jim Schneider, with Steamboat Ski and Resort Corp., is the Business Leader of the Year.
Uncounted ballots are not expected to change the outcome of Tuesday's Hayden School Board election, but it could trigger a recount.
Hayden's new police chief will be formally sworn in during Thursday's Hayden Town Council meeting.
Two Hayden School Board incumbents have been re-elected, but outstanding votes could determine who wins the third open seat. A recount might also be necessary.
Based on the final, unofficial votes from Tuesday night, the West Routt Fire Protection District now will be on better financial footing after voters narrowly passed a tax increase.
The winners have been chosen, and this year's Navigator Award recipients will be honored during a luncheon Nov. 12 at the Sheraton Steamboat Resort.
The Stagecoach man accused of sexually assaulting a 7-year-old boy has been sentenced again, this time to two years in the Routt County Jail because he did not comply with probation.
Greg Tuliszewski will be sworn in during Thursday's Hayden Town Council meeting, and he will start his new job as chief the following week.