Steamboat Ski Area to open early for first time in 13 years
With 41 inches of natural snowfall at mid-mountain, sustained cold temperatures, aggressive snowmaking efforts and additional snow in the forecast, Steamboat Ski Area announced an early opening to the 2015-16 winter season.
During an emotional night, Steamboat Springs business leaders honored two men and a group of restaurants, as well a downtown advocate for their contributions to the community.
11:13 a.m. Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue firefighters were called to help a person with abdominal pain in the 900 block of Pine Grove Circle.
Storms this week packed a punch for the Steamboat Ski Area, where 17 inches of snow fell at mid-mountain in a 48-hour period.
Kristen Johnson has been exonerated of being an accomplice to murder, related to the death of Steamboat Springs resident Ed Zimmerman.
A former Routt County Treasurer's Office employee pleaded not guilty Thursday to 157 charges related to the embezzlement of public money.
Two women face felony drug possession charges after a traffic stop Tuesday night.
Karen Schneider has been named the new director of sales at Steamboat Ski and Resort Corp.
The Hayden Town Council on Thursday will consider a modest rate increase for residential trash and recycling collection service.
Hayden residents have voted to tax wholesale sales of marijuana that is grown to be sold to retail stores.
This year's Navigator Award winners do not measure success in dollars and profits. Giving back counts, and each of these individuals and organizations have found ways to make the Steamboat Springs community stronger.
Two 18-year-olds and six juveniles face charges after they admitted to breaking into a North Routt County home and partying Friday night.
Hollering could be heard from outside the locker room after the Sailors’ victory over the Summit County Tigers on Friday night.
In preparation for trial, a motions hearing was held Friday for the former Steamboat Springs Police Department officer charged with felony attempting to influence a public servant.
The Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Routt County Sheriff's Office are trying to find the person responsible for an explosive device found at Steamboat Ski Area.
With four chimney and heater-related fires already this fall, Routt County fire chiefs are reminding residents to take precautions.
A white strip of snow going down the Steamboat Ski Area Wednesday morning signaled the beginning of snowmaking operations.
A 16-year-old boy died Tuesday night on icy roads between Rabbit Ears Pass and Kremmling.
More than 150 community members and health professionals dove into the topic of mental health Friday during the fifth annual Yampa Valley Wellness Conference.
A preliminary hearing has been cancelled for Cole Pollard, the man accused of murdering Patricia Richmond in North Routt County.
An adult female mountain lion was hit by a van and died Wednesday night on U.S. Highway 40 over Rabbit Ears Pass.
Following a sold out event in 2014, tickets are still available for this year's living history tours at the Hayden Cemetery.
Lucas Johnson now faces escape charges after deputies discovered a shank in his jail cell, as well as a hole in the cinder block wall.
The latest and greatest in green building technologies will be on display Oct. 25 during a tour of three Steamboat Springs homes and the Routt County Justice Center.
In the Steamboat Springs Fire Protection District, there is a season for burning, and this is not it.
With child care options few in Routt County, Katina Kline hopes to fill a need with her new home daycare in Hayden.
Thanks to an $8,000 grant from Routt County's Museum and Heritage Fund Advisory Board, as well as private donations, about $16,000 worth of work is planned for the east courtyard.
A former Hayden convenience store employee was arrested Monday on suspicion of stealing nearly $4,000 from the business.
After a call for nominations, the Navigator Award winners have been announced.
Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue firefighters fought a wildfire Tuesday at the base of Thorpe Mountain along Routt County Road 14.
A 30-year-old woman was airlifted from the Routt National Forest after being injured Friday.
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The region will continue to experience an Indian summer through next week with mostly clear skies and above normal temperatures.
Every drop of beer has proven to be precious at the newly opened Yampa Valley Brewing Company in Hayden.
During a traffic stop early Thursday morning, Routt County Sheriff's Office K-9 Boomer smelled drugs, and three heroin arrests were made.
Five members of the Steamboat Springs community learned a lot more about the five police chief finalists, who were chosen from a pool of 96 applicants.
It was clear to everyone during Wednesday night's community reception that Steamboat Springs has a choice of five qualified candidates to fill the role of the city's new police chief.
Steamboat Springs police Tuesday arrested a 48-year-old man who is suspected of sexually assaulting his daughter.
Residents of Hayden will vote on a tax on marijuana cultivation and whether or not to put fluoride in the town's water supply.
With Proposition BB, Colorado voters will decide whether the state gets to keep marijuana tax revenues or refund that tax money back to taxpayers and the marijuana industry.
Hayden Police Chief Greg Tuliszewski hit a milestone in his career last week when he received the executive certification from the Colorado Association of Chiefs of Police.
A Steamboat Springs business owner has been tapped to help guide the state's newly formed Office of Outdoor Recreation Industry, or OREC.
Rollin Stone thinks he has found the solution, or he is at least very close.
The Colorado Supreme Court on Thursday heard both praise and criticism for new rules being considered to govern what judicial system records will be made available to the public.
A 21-year-old Steamboat Springs woman faces charges of felony vehicular assault following a DUI crash Tuesday night.
The special election is slated for Jan 26.
Matthew J. Klodt was arrested Tuesday night by the All Crimes Enforcement Team multi-agency drug task force.
A United flight with about 70 people on board made a safe emergency landing Wednesday morning at Yampa Valley Regional Airport.
Lucas Johnson could be sentenced to 48 years in prison
During court Tuesday, it was revealed that Lucas Johnson, the man accused of murdering Steamboat Springs resident Ed Zimmerman, is considering pleading to second-degree murder and a sentence of 48 years in prison.
Watkins Fulk-Gray had plenty of reasons to celebrate Saturday.