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Routt County commissioners fast-track emergency power supply for law enforcement building

March 19, 2019 — The Routt County Board of Commissioners voted Tuesday to wave the formal purchasing process for a backup power supply in the new combined police and sheriff's building, which is projected to cost almost double what the county originally budgeted.

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Helping a Hitchhiker: The Record for Monday, March 18, 2019

March 19, 2019 — Monday, March 18, 2019 10 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called about vehicles parked on both sides of the road in the 3200 block of Snowflake Circle. The caller worried a fire truck would not be able to fit through in the event of

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Eggings on the south side: The Record for Sunday, March 17

March 18, 2019 — Sunday, March 17, 2019 1:21 a.m. Colorado State Patrol troopers arrested a person on suspicion of DUI, DUI per se and driving under a restrained license due to alcohol-related offenses. 1:46 a.m. An elk or moose calf was hanging out in the road in the

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Drunken man arrested after stealing car, driving to Hayden : The Record for Saturday, March 16

March 17, 2019 — Saturday, March 16, 2019 9:23 a.m. A dog was found at Steamboat Resort. 9:56 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of harassment. A man yelled at another man walking his dog, saying the dog-owner owed him money near the 21500 block

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Friends who drink together, fall together: The Record for Friday, March 15, 2019

March 16, 2019 — Friday, March 15, 2019 1:23 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called about a man suspected of shooting up heroin in his car outside a grocery store in the 1400 South Lincoln Avenue. Officers contacted the man but found no narcotics, and the man did

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Moose tours a condo: The Record for Thursday, March 14, 2019

March 15, 2019 — Thursday, March 14, 2019 12:01 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers contacted a suspicious vehicle parked in a handicapped spot at Steamboat Springs High School. People were inside the vehicle, but they were just hanging out. 1:06 a.m. Officers were called about a dog that had been

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Steamboat police keep radios public amid statewide encryption trend

March 14, 2019 — The Denver Police Department will soon be among more than two-dozen agencies across Colorado that encrypts all of their radio traffic, making it difficult or impossible for people, including journalists, to listen in on breaking news.

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Driver gets egged: The Record for Wednesday, March 13, 2019

March 14, 2019 — Wednesday, March 13, 2019 12:06 a.m. A transient man who missed his bus out of town went to the Steamboat Springs Police Department to request a place to stay the night. Officers allowed him to sleep in the lobby of the Police Department. 1:15 a.m. Officers were

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Steamboat dog that was reportedly killed last week is alive and well

March 13, 2019 — A dog that had reportedly been killed by his owner last week has been taken to the Routt County Humane Society and is alive, according to police.

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Half-naked men take a spin: The Record for Tuesday, March 12, 2019

March 13, 2019 — Tuesday, March 12, 2019 7:57 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called about a raccoon that got its head stuck in a bottle near a church in the 500 block of Oak Street. Officers were unable to find any raccoons in the area. 8:30 a.m. Officers

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Steamboat police to resume fingerprinting services March 18

March 13, 2019 — STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — The Steamboat Springs Police Department has received final approval as an IdentoGO vendor location for fingerprinting services. IdentoGO is one of two state-approved vendors for these services. "It's important for us to be able to serve our local community," police Cmdr. Jerry

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Steamboat man arrested on suspicion of killing his dog, throwing it off a bridge

March 12, 2019 — A Steamboat Springs man was arrested Saturday after admitting to police he killed his own dog and threw it off a bridge in town.

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Too drunk to ski: The Record for Monday, March 11, 2019

March 12, 2019 — Monday, March 11, 2019 12:32 a.m. Routt County Sheriff's Office deputies were called about shots fired in the 1300 block of Colorado Highway 131 in McCoy. 12:54 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called about loud music and a large party at a residence at 10th

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Half-naked woman poaches hot tub: The Record for Sunday, March 10

March 11, 2019 — Sunday, March 10, 2019 1:25 a.m. Routt County Sheriff's Office deputies were called to a report of a suspicious vehicle at Routt County roads 14 and 14D. 1:30 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers conducted a traffic stop in the 3100 block of South Lincoln

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Theft from late ’70s reported : The Record for Saturday, March 9

March 10, 2019 — Saturday, March 9, 2019 12:07 a.m. Steamboat Fire Rescue firefighters were called to assist someone who sustained a traumatic injury in the 100 block of Mountain Village Circle. 12:08 a.m. Colorado State Patrol troopers arrested a person on suspicion of DUI and driving under a

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Man bitten by his own dog: The Record for Friday, March 8, 2019

March 9, 2019 — Friday, March 8, 2019 1:55 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called about an intoxicated man standing in the middle of the road at Yampa and Seventh streets. Officers gave him a courtesy ride home. 7:43 a.m. A resident in the 1300 block of Indian Trails

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Sleep and split: The Record for Thursday, March 7, 2019

March 8, 2019 — Thursday, March 7, 2019 12:44 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called about a noise complaint in the 200 block of Hillside Drive. Dogs were barking but had stopped by the time officers arrived. 7:17 a.m. Officers were called about a vehicle driving aggressively along Lincoln

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Oak Creek man arrested on suspicion of child sexual assault

March 7, 2019 — An Oak Creek man was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of sexually assaulting a child.

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Steamboat police warn about rise in ski theft, fraudulent attacks

March 7, 2019 — A recent spike in fraudulent attacks and stolen skis has affected local residents, according to Steamboat Springs Police Department.

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Fender bender fight: The Record for Wednesday, March 6, 2019

March 7, 2019 — Wednesday, March 6, 2019 12:54 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called about a man who left a bar in the 900 block of Lincoln Avenue without paying his tab. 7:47 a.m. Officers were called about a transient man struggling to push his bike with an

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