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Group confident it can buy Emerald Mountain

Members of a local group formed to save Emerald Mountain from commercial development say they are optimistic they can get a plan approved to purchase the property from the state.

Physicians group splitting

Steamboat Medical breaks from hospital, divides in two

Steamboat Medical Group, the region's largest physician practice, is dissolving its business relationship with the Steamboat Springs Health Care Association and has separated into two practices.

Head-on crash victim released from hospital

One of the two people injured in a wreck near Steamboat II on June 17 has been released from the hospital.

Driver arrested for swerving at walkers

A 24-year-old Steamboat Springs man arrested on suspicion of trying to run over several pedestrians has been charged with four counts of attempted first-degree assault.

Murder suspect advised of 4 charges against him

The man police believe killed Steamboat Springs resident Lori Bases was formally advised of the charges against him in Routt County Court on Wednesday.

Six homes vandalized with paintball gun

At least six homes in Routt County were tagged by paint ball in the last week.

Injured miner moved to rehab hospital

A Hayden man critically injured at Twentymile coal mine has been transferred to a rehabilitation hospital in Denver.

Toddler who fell from window goes home

A toddler who fell out of a third-story window in Steamboat Springs last week has been sent home from the hospital.

Missing fisherman found after 2 nights

An 82-year-old fisherman from Nebraska spent two nights alone and lost in the Flat Tops Wilderness Area before being rescued on Monday.

Suspect allegedly admitted to murder

Thomas Lee Johnson advised of charges

A man arrested on suspicion of killing Steamboat Springs resident Lori Bases allegedly used a stun gun in his attack and planned to make it look as if an ex-boyfriend had raped her.

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