In terms of the entire ski season, four inches of powder isn’t a big thing. But in terms of transforming a Thanksgiving holiday ski experience, it means a lot.
Real estate market reflects a shortage of homes priced in 'sweet spot' from $1 -$1.3 million prized by location neutral workers relocating to Steamboat.
The digitization of the Three Wire Winter magazine will preserve the recorded voices of mid-Twentieth Century Routt County pioneers.
STARS inline to use 'active' open space at storage expansion
D Bar K proposes 270 additional storage units south of Steamboat Springs city limits
A large majority of the members of the Routt County Planning Commission agreed that the current master plan allows for short-term rentals, but only in a handful of existing commercial zone districts.
County budget tops $52 million
Personnel expenses for Routt County employees working in governmental activities jobs increased 8 percent over 2015 by $1.455 million to $20.32 million.
Sam Jones, of All Season Financial Advisors, told an audience of 63 people at Moots Cycles Tuesday evening his investment in solar energy really began to pay off at his home in rural Steamboat when his wife purchased a hybrid, plug-in car.
Sam Jones of told an audience of 63 people at Moots Cycles on Steamboat’s west side Tuesday night that his investment in solar energy really began to pay off at his home in rural Steamboat when his wife purchased a hybrid plug-in car.
Once a building permit application has been uploaded, design professionals or contractors may check on its progress, receive e-mail notification of approval, schedule inspections and view the results of those inspections.
A possible tax levy of .5 percent, for example, is estimated to have the ability to raise more than $20 million over an eight-year period to back bonded indebtedness on a shared law enforcement construction project.
The ski area’s snowmaking crews were busy Friday morning with valley temperatures as low as 12 degrees, and meteorologists who focus on the ski resorts say there could be more natural snowfall on the way next week.
Developers of a proposed 13-unit, Viceroy condominium project report pre-sales, hope to break ground near the base of Steamboat Ski Area in 2016.
Twin Enviro Services founder Les Liman said concrete footers for the new recycling facility were poured ahead of this week’s snowstorm, raising the possibility that it will be making test runs by late March.
Sam Rikkers, a high-ranking official with the USDA rural development office in Washington, D.C., came to Steamboat Springs to visit Mountain Pine Manufacturing, a company that converts beetle kill pine trees into mulch for industry.
Steamboat Springs Planning Commission set to choose new leadership after Nov. 3 City Council election
When newly elected Steamboat Springs City Council member Jason Lacy and Kathi Meyer won their election races Nov 3, the city’s planning commission lost its chairman (Lacy) and vice chairman (Meyer) overnight.
Making 3 Wire Bar & Grill profitable: Airline passengers more inclined to sit down for lunch once they clear TSA security
In her new role at the Steamboat Ski and Resort Corp., Katie Brown will oversee marketing and sales aspects for the resort including domestic and international sales, marketing, public relations, air and digital for the resort and Steamboat Grand.
Steamboat meteorologist expects 3 to 6 inches of snow by Thursday evening at Steamboat Ski Area and maybe an inch or two in town.
The first crew to respond to the scene could not find the exterior shut-off valve in the yard of the home and had no choice but to shut off the water main.
One of the westernmost of Denver’s suburbs, Lakewood is several steps ahead of Steamboat Springs in its ambition to become officially recognized as a creative district by the state of Colorado.
“It wouldn’t fly now but I remember years ago Sam Taylor and I took a side of beef as part of the trade-in on a new truck.” Stacey Rogers
"We put our names on every bike we work on and I pride myself in not having the bikes I work on come back. The performance in our shop reflects our leadership.” – Dusty Henning Best of the Boat bike mechanic
Routt County Clerk Kim Bonner reported at mid-afternoon Thursday that her office had received 3,600 completed ballots for the Nov. 3 election, representing about 23 percent of the total mailed out.
Steamboat area rancher Jo Stanko came to the defense of cattle: 'They convert grass into food.'
The Routt County Regional Building Department issued a noteworthy permit for a home in Silver Spur Estates, comprising working households, for a home on Silver Spur Street with a permit valuation of $861,000.
Routt County Clerk Kim Bonner says she received a call from Colorado Secretary of State Wayne Williams Friday to confirm that delayed Precinct 1 election ballots made it to Clark Post Office.
Even in September, the children of Saas-Fee, Switzerland, grab a pair of skis after school board a tram and then a subway that delivers them to the top of a glacier where they train to become World Cup racers.
The hard reality may be that growing wild horse populations have the capacity to eat themselves into starvation while irreversibly damaging the range.
It’s widely known in the West that ranchers and cowboys would sometimes choose a stallion from their own herds that they thought could elevate the breeding of a band of wild mares.
Tricky intersection due for upgrades
The city of Steamboat Springs has placed concrete safety barriers and added crosswalks at the intersection of Après Ski Way and Village Drive near the Snowflower and Dulany condominium projects at the base of the ski area.
Steamboat Springs postmaster Debbie Staffieri confirmed Wednesday that her staff will make certain that, once received, the ballots will go directly to the post office in Clark.
In 1929 the historic Chief Theater introduced Steamboat audiences to their first "talkie" — a full-sound featured called 'The Idle Rich.'
While high temperatures on Storm Peak are forecast by the National Weather Service to reach only into the mid- to high-40s, overnight lows aren’t expected to dip below freezing.
United Airlines has moved up the date when it will cease using Republic at its major hubs to sometime in March, resulting in uncertainty about airline service between Yampa Valley Regional Airport and Denver late in the coming ski season.
Voters in the Nov. 3 election have a new option to automatically keep tabs on the status of their own ballots this year with the Ballot Trail service, offered by the Routt County Clerk's office.
608 Yampa Street would be built at the corner of Sixth Street with the new Workman Park on the Yampa River across the street and Alpenglow townhomes immediately across the alley to the north.
Plans for a 5,600-square-foot addition that would double the size United Methodist Church will go to the Steamboat Springs Planning Commission in November.
Routt County Commissioners Tim Corrigan and Cari Hermacinski have differing views on allowing nightly rentals in rural areas
Historic Routt County Board President Bridget Roth foresees an increasing role for her organization as a project leader for the adaptive re-use of historic buildings.
Peabody Energy hopes to delay permit for Trout Creek Reservoir in Routt County, in bid to conserve cash
Worldwide demand for coal continues to drop and the proposed delay of Trout Creek Reservoir permitting fits in with remarks about the company’s fiscal strategy made by a Peabody spokesman this week.
Routt County Commissioner Doug Monger sees a need for Routt County to grow as a whole, rather than concentrating residential growth only in Steamboat, in order to promote more resilient communities.
Former Routt County Commissioner Dan Ellison, who died Oct. 3, helped to advance the county’s Land Preservation Subdivision ordinance which incentivizes developers to cluster homes within rural subdivisions, leaving hay meadows intact.
Steamboat Ski Area renews ties with former Japanese owner; offers lift tickets at Rusutsu to pass holders
Skiers may recall the day in 1992, when Kimihito Kamori, principle of Rusutsu Resort, and leader of Kamori Kanko Ltd., presided over the grand opening of the Storm Peak Express chairlift in Steamboat.
Most of Routt County is oblivious to the heavy logging trucks that carry the logs out of the forest because it’s all headed north to a sawmill in Saratoga, Wyoming.
Routt County retains specialized architect to lead conceptual design of shared police, sheriff's building
The commissioners are taking on the contract in order to make progress this year and with the expectation they will be able to work out a cost-sharing agreement with the city at a later time.
With passing of longtime former barber Ken Shovick in Grand Junction, Steamboat loses a genuine character
Family Barber Ken Shovick's great redeeming quality was that he loved to be insulted as much as he loved mercilessly teasing his customers.
Routt County investigates update of regulations designed to protect streams and ponds from development
The question is whether Routt County's waterbody setback regulations as drafted accomplish clean water without unduly hindering development.
Retiring Routt County Environmental Health Director Zopf was 24 years old in 1977 when he spied a job opening in Steamboat that became his life's work.
The United States Ski and Snowboard Association named former Steamboat snowboard coach Jon Casson it's new coach development manager, development programs for coaches nationwide in all snow sports
Developer Stacey Bumgarner said the new building, which broke ground on Steamboat's west side, could be the first of several more to be developed completing the West End Plaza office park.