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Steamboat Resort gondola will not open July 21, but resort will extend summer season

July 20, 2017 — Steamboat Resort and the Colorado Tramway Board are still in the process of testing the gondola, which will no longer open as scheduled July 21. The gondola, Steamboat Bike Park and Sunset Happy Hour will open after the inspection is complete and Steamboat receives its […]

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Ski resorts applaud Homeland Security increase in H2B worker visas

July 18, 2017 — The ski resort industry on Monday celebrated Secretary of Homeland Security John Kelly’s approval of a one-time increase in the number of H-2B visas for seasonal workers, but the bump in temporary employees likely will be gone by the time ski season arrives.

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Real estate transactions for June 30 to July 6, 2017 in Steamboat Springs

July 8, 2017 — ■ 2255 Val D'Isere Circle Seller: John M. and Veselka Palmer Buyer: Chana Holtzberg Date: June 30 Price: $780,000 Property description: 3,508-square-foot, six-bedroom, 3.5-bath single-family home on .37-acre lot 4B Ski Ranches ■ 2959 Mountaineer Cicle Seller: Alicia A. Schramm Buyer: Alfred and Elizabeth Escher […]

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Finance team to brief council on city costs of west Steamboat annexation

July 8, 2017 — Will new homes being proposed in west Steamboat Springs be worth the millions of dollars in additional city operating and maintenance costs they will need following an annexation? The Steamboat Springs City Council is starting to chew on this very question. And this week would […]

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Our view: BID will be worth the wait

July 4, 2017 — The city of Steamboat Springs has made a significant investment in downtown improvements as evidenced by the extensive work that has been completed on Yampa and Oak streets this summer, and we have no doubt downtown businesses have benefitted tremendously from the transformation. With this […]

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Real estate transactions for June 23 through 29

July 1, 2017 — ■ 714 North Grand St. Seller: Charles and Lynn A. Abbott Buyer: Ruba Investments LLC Date: June 23 Price: $860,000 Property description: 1,202-square-foot, three-bedroom, two-bath single-family home on .22-acre lots 6-8, Crawford Add to Steamboat Springs ■ 1175 Bangtail Way Seller:  Mathew and Lisa Carolan […]

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Engineer letter raises issues about Yampa Valley Electric Association

June 21, 2017 — Yampa Valley Electric Association has seen a lot of changes since CEO Diane Johnson took the helm nearly four years ago, and whether those changes are good or bad depends on whom you ask.

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Nominations open for 2017 Navigator Awards

June 20, 2017 — Nominations for the 2017 Navigator Awards, which honor Steamboat Springs’ outstanding business, business leader and young professional of the year, are now being accepted. This year, a fourth award has been added — Service Excellence professional of the year, which will honor a front line […]

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REcolorado extends MLS services to board of realtors

June 17, 2017 — REcolorado and Steamboat Springs Board of Realtors announced recently they have formed a partnership that will extend REcolorado MLS products and services to realtors in Northwest Colorado, as well as ensure home buyers and sellers have the most accurate and up-to-date home information available on […]

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Stockholder drops lawsuit challenging Intrawest sale

June 9, 2017 — A law firm for stockholder Edward Hyden filed a notice of dismissal in U.S. District Court in Denver. No explanation for the abrupt change of direction was provided.

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Lawsuit challenges Aspen Skiing Co, KSL purchase of Intrawest

June 7, 2017 — One of Aspen Skiing Co.'s blockbuster ski-industry merger proposals is facing a legal challenge.

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Steamboat Sotheby’s reports strengthening real estate market

June 3, 2017 — Steamboat Sotheby's International Realty recently compiled data provided by the Steamboat Springs Board of Realtors for the first quarter of 2017, and the statistics confirm what many have been saying – Routt County is experiencing a strong real estate market, especially when compared with the same period in 2016. […]

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Real estate transactions for May 19 through 25, 2017

May 27, 2017 — ■ 465 Tamarack Drive Seller: Molly McCoy and Alexander Quest Buyer: Travis McClain and Stacia Neubert Date: May 19 Price: $265,000 Property description:   Fish Creek Falls Condo B-217. ■ 337 Lake View Road, Hayden Seller: Yampa Valley Construction Services Buyer: Alexander Van Doren Date: […]

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Nicole Longo joins Colorado Group Realty

May 27, 2017 — Nicole Longo has joined the Colorado Group Realty team. "With Nicole’s vibrant personality and her experience as a top salesperson for Wyndham Resorts, Nicole brings a skill set that will immediately serve her and her clients well in real estate. I am confident that she […]

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From the Editor: Steamboat Today launches new website

May 24, 2017 — If you pulled up SteamboatToday.com on your smart phone or laptop this morning, your display of local news looks a little different. At midnight, we launched a new Steamboat Today website that is designed with our readers' news consumption habits in mind. All the content […]

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Eagle County considering marijuana tax to fund housing, police

May 23, 2017 — Voters last year rejected a sales tax increase to pay for housing. Voters this year may be asked to increase the county’s sales tax, but on a specific product: marijuana. It’s very early, which means there’s still a lot of discussion to come, but the […]

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Opening of Steamboat Ski Area gondola, summer attractions delayed

May 23, 2017 — The summer opening of Steamboat Ski Resort’s refurbished gondola, and with it, the opening of the new Outlaw Mountain Coaster at the ski area, have been pushed back to July 15, meaning they won't be in play during the busy Fourth of July week. That […]

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Steamboat Springs hospitality workers recognized by Colorado Tourism Office

May 13, 2017 — Steamboat Springs — Two Steamboat Springs hospitality workers have been recognized for their ability to earn rave reviews from the city's guests. Ted Nading, a taxi driver for GO Alpine, and Brandon Marr, a front desk agent at Holiday Inn of Steamboat Springs, accepted their […]

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SEC filing reveals details of Intrawest sale, including 170 potential bidders

May 10, 2017 — More than 170 potential bidders lined up to buy Intrawest's stable of ski areas — revealing a growing appetite for destination resorts. Some were resort operators, but most of the suitors were financial firms and billionaires. It was a combination that won — a partnership […]

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Real estate transactions for April 29 through May 4

May 6, 2017 — ■ 1136 Steamboat Blvd. Seller: Sheila S. Ray Buyer: Stuart Cameron Date: April 28, 2017 Property description: .54-acre Lot 10, Sanctuary filing 2. Price: $340,000 ■ 1118 Nature's Lane Seller: Chris Ising Buyer: Carmma and Mark Parkison Date: April 28, 2017 Property description: 1,511-square-foot, three-bedroom, […]

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