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Suspicious vehicles: The Record for Friday, Feb. 23, 2018

February 24, 2018 — Friday, Feb. 23, 2018 12:30 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of assault in the 2000 block of Village Inn Court. 7:29 a.m. Officers were called to a report of a disturbance in the 1800 block of Central Park Drive.

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Joseph M. Rapp

February 24, 2018 — January 12, 1928 – February 19, 2018 Joseph M. Rapp, 90, passed away peacefully at his home on February 19. He was surrounded by his loving wife Jackie; and sons Tom and Jim and daughter Betsy, all of Steamboat Springs; and Christine Arbogast of Centennial.

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WinterWonderGrass musicians look to the past and future of bluegrass

February 24, 2018 — STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — Colorado’s natural beauty beats within the heart of bluegrass. But what is it about this genre that's created its own culture, a community of people who travel and gather together all in the name of bluegrass. "I think when you're from somewhere

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Making festival magic at WinterWonderGrass in Steamboat Springs

February 24, 2018 — STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — Otherworldly lights of every color dance their way in intricate patterns over the main stage, the crowd of thousands and the falling snowflakes. The acoustics emphasize the best part of each chord, beat and lyric, sounding like the grandest of concert halls.

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Routt County real estate transactions total $9.3M for Feb. 16 to 22

February 24, 2018 — 907 Majestic Circle Seller: CHD LLC Buyer: Steven and Melanie Haubner Date: Feb. 16 Price: $735,000 Property description: four-bedroom, four-bath home, lot 26, Majestic Valley Townhomes. 4545 Arapahoe Road, Stagecoach Seller: Seann Conway Buyer: Susan Harley Date: Feb. 16 Price: $458,000 Property description: lot 33, South

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Scott Franz: Steamboat should be proud of latest innovative business ideas coming out of Yampa Valley

February 24, 2018 — STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — From the “Fitbit for cows” to bamboo ski poles, I have always been impressed by the ideas and businesses that grow out of the Yampa Valley. I walked into the manufacturing headquarters of Grass Sticks, the ski pole maker, a few years

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Top 10 most-viewed stories of the week: Feb. 16 to 22, 2018

February 24, 2018 — 1. Obituary: Joseph A. Sternberg, 5,521 pageviews Obituary: Joseph A. Sternberg 2. ALS will take Tim Fletcher’s life, but he won’t let it take one more chance to cheer on his Steamboat Springs Olympics sons, 4,497 pageviews ALS will take Tim Fletcher’s life, but he

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Our view: Ikon Pass re-shapes Steamboat’s place among destination ski resorts

February 24, 2018 — The most significant takeaway from the Feb. 22 announcement of the terms and prices for Alterra Mountain Company's new $899 Ikon Pass is that Steamboat Ski Resort, the business that has defined Steamboat Springs' identity as a destination resort for 50-plus years, is part of

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With Justin Reiter in her ear, Steamboat-trained Czech Ledecká soars to unthinkable second Olympic gold medal

February 24, 2018 — PYEONGCHANG, South Korea — Justin Reiter had dreamed about something like this, of course, about glory at the Olympics. Not until recently did he actually dream of this, though. He stood off to the side of the parallel giant slalom course at Phoenix Snow Park

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Sailors hockey holds off Dakota Ridge to advance in playoffs

February 23, 2018 — STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — Third-period goals by Curtis Maltby, Nate Kelley and David LaPointe helped lift the Steamboat Springs High School hockey team to a 4-2 win over Dakota Ridge Friday night at the NoCo Ice Center in Windsor. "I think we got some lucky bounces,

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Routt County in photos: Feb. 23, 2018

February 23, 2018 — Check out our latest photos from readers in and across Routt County, and submit your own to share@SteamboatToday.com. See more photos at SteamboatToday.com/photos/galleries.

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Soroco girls fall to Rangely, 50-40, in district semifinal game

February 23, 2018 — STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — The Soroco girls basketball team got 17 points from Chloe Veilleux in Friday night's district semifinal game against Rangely, but it wasn't enough. Rangely beat the Rams, 50-40, Friday night at De Beque High School to earn the chance to face top-seeded Meeker

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‘Saving Snow’ documentary scheduled to premiere at library Thursday

February 23, 2018 — Bud Werner Memorial Library and the Yampa Valley Sustainability Council present a free community screening of "Saving Snow" at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, March 1 in Library Hall. The film is a documentary about communities dealing with climate change. Across the country, people who depend on

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Gallery: Qualification round of snowboard parallel giant slalom at the 2018 Winter Olympics

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5 ways to get around Steamboat during busy WinterWonderGrass festival weekend

February 23, 2018 — STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — Free daytime parking is available in the Meadows Parking Lot (cars left in the Meadows lot overnight will be towed, so the lot can be snow plowed). Paid parking is available in the Gondola Square parking building. If you’ll be driving to

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Suspicious incidents: The Record for Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018

February 23, 2018 — Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018 7:51 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of harassment in the 3000 block of Aspen Leaf Way. 11:15 a.m. Officers were called to a report of a noise complaint in the 3200 block of Apres Ski

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Sailors race to top places at Colorado State High School Ski Championships

February 23, 2018 — STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — Members of the boys Nordic ski team led the charge for the Steamboat Springs High School Ski Team on Thursday as the Colorado State High School Skiing Championships got underway at Ski Cooper and the Tennessee Pass Nordic Center near Leadville. The

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Dog’s Eye View: Keep training commands simple and to the point

February 23, 2018 — As a dog trainer and teacher of new dog owners, the topic of clarity in communication comes up frequently. It's like a conversation between you and your dog. A few of the tenets of training/teaching a dog are, consistency of verbal and hand cues, being

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Tips for the introverted festivarian at WinterWonderGrass

February 23, 2018 — STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — A few thousand humans packed into a single space, grooving with so much spirit that they sometimes might groove right into your personal bubble. Thousands of conversations and multiple bands overlapping in an unthinkably huge pile, each making a grab at your brain

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Book review: Award-winning book delves into relationship between mother and nanny

February 23, 2018 — “The Perfect Nanny” by Leila Slimani "The baby is dead. It took only a few seconds. The doctor said he didn’t suffer." So begins Leila Slimani's fascinating examination of the relationship between mother and nanny, one in which guilt, reliance, manipulation and hidden mental illness

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