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Steamboat residents thankful for community meal

Students in Shannon Forbes’ third-grade classroom washed their hands and gloved up in class earlier this week to put together six dishes for the annual community Thanksgiving dinner.

Eugene Buchanan: 117 guest days and counting

A lot of people have grandiose dreams of building a house in a ski town. A minimal commute to the slopes, a ski rack inside the front door, a crackling fire … maybe even a strategically positioned dump light outside the living room that lets you monitor snowfall.

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The Bock’s Office: ‘Secret in Their Eyes’ is surprisingly weak

It would be a cinematic sin to reveal too much about any mystery-themed movie. However, as “Secret in Their Eyes” shows, there are worse things than spoilers.

Dog's Eye View: The dog trainer's song

For some reason, the catchy melody and easy-to-remember words of this song have stayed with me since early childhood, when I watched television on our bulky black-and-white TV. Maybe the words just made sense to me. The song is titled “Accentuate The Positive,” and here are the words to the first verse: “Accentuate the positive. Eliminate the negative. Latch on to the affirmative. and don’t mess with Mr. In Between.”

Community Ag Alliance: A year on a cattle ranch

Most cattle operations in Routt County are cow-calf operations, which means the cow herd is maintained year-round, and a calf crop is sold in the fall. But there is so much more to it. Let’s look at the yearly cycle.

Operation Round Up transitioning to "opt out" program

Yampa Valley Electric Association’s Operation Round Up is transitioning from an “opt-in” to an “opt-out” proposition.

Steamboat briefs: Law enforcement efforts step up for holiday weekend

Colorado’s law enforcement officers throughout the state will be working overtime throughout the holiday weekend citing and arresting those that choose to drive under the influence of alcohol or drugs.

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Steamboat locals talk about their favorite Thanksgiving traditions

From recipes, events and games, a few Steamboat locals share their favorite Thanksgiving traditions.

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Howelsen Hill to open Saturday

A lift ticket at the city's century-old ski hill will cost $25, not much more than the $20 lift tickets sold at Howelsen three ski seasons ago.

The Record for Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015

8:36 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a vandalism in the 2900 block of West Acres Drive. A car window had been broken.

Cause of death determined for missing hunter

On Sept. 7, Harkins was not feeling well and chose to stay at camp while the four people he was hunting with headed out to hunt. When the hunters returned, Harkins was gone.

Routt County real estate market up 4.2 percent to $441.5 million as of September

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.

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Community welcomes winter season with “Light Up the Night” this Friday

Kickoff the holiday season this Friday at the "Light Up the Night" Community Tree Lighting on the Routt County Courthouse Lawn from 6 to 7 p.m.

Judge dismisses Class 1 felony kidnapping case

A judge has dismissed the case against a 54-year-old Craig man accused of kidnapping related to an incident in the late 1970s.

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Smith second in age division for Steamboat swimmers at CUDA Pentathlon

The Steamboat Springs swim team sent four athletes to Thornton on Saturday and Sunday, its second competition of the winter season.

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Season gets rolling with annual Scholarship Day to support the Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club

The traditions that surround Steamboat Ski Area's Scholarship Day helps make the opening day something to remember.

Steamboat Springs Symphony Orchestra holiday concert set for next week

Next week, the Steamboat Springs Symphony Orchestra will present its holiday concert, "Finding Christmas," at the Strings Music Pavilion. The concert will feature Broadway star Tiffany Haas and a variety of local musicians and singers.

Intrawest selling vacation club division for $85 million

A one-year trial membership in the vacation club costs $1,899 and allows members to stay at all nine properties.

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Season to start with daunting jump for U.S. Nordic combined team

The U.S. Nordic combined Team will compete in Finland this weekend, starting the winter's World Cup competition.

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Independent bookstores to celebrate Small Business Saturday around the country

In support of Indies First, a national campaign of activities and events in support of independent bookstores, Off the Beaten Path will feature an author who will play the role of a bookseller for the day.

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