Carson signed books, posed for photos with fans and even fit in a game of pool before giving a speech at the Freedom Conference.
As Steamboat Springs City Council weighs Iron Horse sale, tight-knit community of tenants hopes to stay
For the second time in three years, residents at the city-owned Iron Horse Inn are worried they may soon lose their homes and have to scramble to find another piece of workforce housing they can afford.
The city's unlicensed growing facilities were thrust into the spotlight on June 13 when a caregiver's medical marijuana grow operation caught fire on Downhill Drive and caused $20,000 worth of damage to the building.
All four seats are now contested, and six candidates are vying for district 1.
Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue headed up the mountain around 4:20 p.m. to help a 55-year-old man who had possibly broken his neck in a mountain bike crash on the advanced Flying Diamond trail.
Forest Service officials say the incident is isolated and the risk to the public is low.
The Local Marketing District board is asking the Steamboat Springs City Council to approve a 2015-16 operating budget that would spend nearly $50,000 on the public education effort.
Goodbye, cups of coffee at Paddlewheel and margaritas on the Rio Grande rooftop. Hello, half rack of ribs on Fifth Street and a pizza pub in Old Town Square.
Prospective candidates have until 5 p.m. Monday to gather the 25 necessary signatures of their constituents and return their petitions to City Hall.
Community members on the Western Slope will be able to weigh in on the proposed pricing for the lane on Sept. 21 during a telephone town hall hosted by CDOT.
Several council members want to bring in an interim city manager from outside of City Hall while the search for a permanent manager commences.
According to a press release from the leadership of the Rio Grande restaurant chain, it has become "increasingly challenging to operate" the Steamboat Rio three hours away from the company's headquarters in Fort Collins.
There are plans to soon replace this old child care facility with a new, slightly larger building.
As of Friday afternoon, there were five candidates planning to run for three of the four open seats on the council.
Deb Hinsvark's exit was negotiated in public on Friday in Citizens Hall.
City Attorney Tony Lettunich disagrees with claims the Steamboat Springs City Council recently violated the state's open meetings laws.
Chris Beall, who has previously represented the Steamboat Today in cases involving the state's sunshine laws, said the council has not been specific enough about announcing the purposes of its executive sessions before it convenes them at meetings.
Emails shed light on city manager's rocky relationship with some members of Steamboat Springs City Council
Recent emails show the Steamboat Springs city manager trying to mend relationships with council members in the wake of missteps,
For a large part of Monday, your personal vehicle likely won't be the most efficient or expedient way of getting around Steamboat Springs.
At 8:30 a.m., it's time to feed the steer. But from 2 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., it's all about the funnel cakes and the playing cards.
If a severance agreement advances and Hinsvark exits, it would be the third time since 2008 that the city's top employee has left amid a rocky relationship with some members of the Steamboat Springs City Council.
Community members with ideas for how to curb the impacts of river recreation such as littering are invited to talk to parks and rec commissioners on Wednesday night.
The City Council directed City Attorney Tony Lettunich to start negotiating a possible separation agreement with City Manager Deb Hinsvark last week during a closed door meeting.
Changes to the state's urban renewal laws are causing some city officials and urban renewal attorneys to watch their language.
The limited amount of information released so far was a factor Tuesday night for some council members when they were briefed on several proposed reforms to the police department in the wake of the probe that was conducted by independent investigator Katherine Nuanes.
Eight months ago, the Steamboat Springs City Council couldn't agree on where to build a new police station.
Search and rescue volunteer Kristia Check-Hill said the woman in her late 30s called 911 at 11:30 p.m. Saturday night to report she couldn't get back to her vehicle because she was lost in the woods.
Council members Scott Ford and Sonja Macys, who have twice this year made unsuccessful efforts to seek a new city manager, asked for the closed door session about Deb Hinsvark that could take place tonight.
When four to five finalists are selected, they will be brought to Steamboat for interviews and to meet with community members. City Manager Deb Hinsvark said the search process should take about 90 days.
Her announcement ensures that there will be at least three new council members on the dais in November.
Brooke and Ryan Lightner were celebrating their 10th wedding anniversary at a sushi restaurant on Yampa Street late Thursday night when they saw something surreal happening outside.
The Housing Authority and development partner Overland Property Group recently learned their 48-unit affordable housing project in west Steamboat will be backed by nearly $11 million in low income housing tax credits from the Colorado Housing Finance Authority.
After receiving a single construction bid that was about 25 percent over the anticipated cost of the project, the city of Steamboat Springs has decided to hold off on the reconstruction of Central Park Drive until next year.
As she listened to the city's only female police officer describe a lack of transparency, possible gender discrimination and overly-aggressive police officers at the Steamboat Springs Police Department, City Manager Deb Hinsvark sounded conflicted.
City Manager Deb Hinsvark said Tuesday she has decided not to offer the deputy city manager job to the lone finalist who was brought to Steamboat last week from Florida to meet community members.
Interim Police Chief Jerry DeLong is reviewing other reports from the investigation to determine if they will be released.
Delays on Colorado Highway 9 could reach up to 45 minutes because of the major highway improvement project there. Meanwhile, road work is also expected to create significant delays on U.S. Highway 40 on Berthoud Pass, which some drivers have been using as a detour.
The Steamboat Springs City Council will weigh the committee's recommendation Aug. 4 and decide what to do next.
The era of fumbling through jackets and layers to find and display that ski pass to a lift agent at the Steamboat Ski Area is over.
The Routt County Board of County Commissioners isn't convinced yet it should pitch in for infrastructure improvements in downtown Steamboat Springs.
The school district is considering using the 70-acre Overlook property as a home for the new high school that would have capacity for more than 1,100 students.
"It was too general," councilman Walter Magill said of the vague public summary of the investigation the city released on Thursday. "I think you can put out a much more thorough summary than the report that was released."
The CIP proposal from the department would continue to replace several aging playgrounds in the city, convert irrigation systems at city parks to use raw water, and improve snowmaking equipment at Howelsen Hill.
Philip Wolf thinks it's unfortunate so many people only associate cannabis with fast food and "the munchies."
Pamela Lane residents will not see any more traffic on their street next year from Triple Crown baseball and softball games.
Commissioners on Monday agreed that the county first needs to do a space needs analysis for the Routt County Sheriff's Office and the 911 Communications Center.
The proposed contract would let Triple Crown use the ballfields at Emerald Park for the first time.
Bob DelValle's retirement comes days after the resignation of Police Chief Joel Rae.
Council President Pro-Tem Scott Myller and councilman Kenny Reisman are term limited and can't run for another four years on the dais.
The hospital on Monday announced it has selected Haselden Construction as general contractor for the $14.5 million expansion and renovation project that is scheduled to begin this summer.