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Drunken skier taken off mountain: The Record for Friday, Jan. 18, 2019

January 19, 2019 — Friday, Jan. 18, 2019 2:05 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called about a drunken pedestrian stumbling along South Lincoln Avenue. Officers were unable to locate the individual. 2:27 a.m. Officers responded to a disturbance near a home in the 2000 block of Elk River Road.

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Steamboat woman arrested, charged with distributing heroin

January 18, 2019 — A Steamboat Springs woman was arrested Thursday and charged with two counts of possession controlled substance with intent to distribute.

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Winter DUI enforcement kicks off Friday

January 18, 2019 — STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — To ensure the safety of all winter drivers and passengers, Colorado law enforcement agencies will be boosting DUI enforcement with increased officers on duty and saturation patrols from Friday, Jan. 18, through Monday, Jan. 28. In coordination with Colorado State Patrol and statewide

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Community members push for — and against — an annexation ballot measure at Steamboat city council town hall

January 17, 2019 — About 50 people turned out for the second of two town halls the Steamboat Springs City Council hosted to discuss the annexation of 190 acres west of current city limits.

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Man assaults women at bar: The Record for Wednesday, Jan. 16

January 17, 2019 — Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019 10:10 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers responded to an incident of fraud in the 80 block of Park Place. An individual noticed fraudulent charges on his or her credit card. An investigation is ongoing. 10:27 a.m. Officers arrested an individual on a

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Colorado State Patrol asks people to slow down during winter driving conditions

January 17, 2019 — Three vehicles — including a truck and livestock trailer, a semitrailer and an SUV — were involved in a crash Thursday morning on U.S. Highway 40 west of Milner.

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Colorado State Patrol uses airplanes to monitor car speeds along US Highway 40

January 16, 2019 — Drivers heading eastbound into Steamboat Springs might notice a sign on the right side of U.S. Highway 40 just before the final straightaway outside city limits: “Speed Checked by Aircraft,” it reads.

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Ski poles stolen: The Record for Tuesday, Jan. 15

January 16, 2019 — Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019 1:48 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers issued a warning to a man who was sleeping in a camper in a parking lot in the 400 block of Howelsen Parkway. 2:11 a.m. Officers issued a warning to a man and a woman who

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Steamboat explores possible locations for new downtown fire station

January 16, 2019 — Though it hasn’t developed a plan to provide long term funding for Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue, the city of Steamboat Springs is working to determine the best location for a new, larger fire station to replace the existing downtown fire station.

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Steamboat residents must travel to Craig for fingerprinting while Steamboat police await state approval

January 15, 2019 — The Steamboat Springs Police Department will be temporarily unable to provide fingerprinting services for individuals and businesses seeking background checks.

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Suspect in custody after officer-involved shooting in Frisco

January 15, 2019 — FRISCO — The suspect implicated in an officer-involved shooting in the Whole Foods Market parking lot in Frisco on Monday night has been identified as 33-year-old Derek Baker, of Loveland, District Attorney Bruce Brown said. Brown said Baker was shot in the arm, and was later evaluated

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Filming women in bathroom: The Record for Sunday, Jan. 13

January 14, 2019 — Sunday, Jan. 13, 2019 12:26 a.m. Routt County Sheriff’s Office deputies were called to a report of shots fired on Routt County Road 50Z near Oak Creek. 12:40 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a possibly drunken person pounding

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School van tires slashed: The Record for Saturday, Jan. 12

January 13, 2019 — Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019 1:48 a.m. Routt County Sheriff's Office deputies were called to a report of a suspicious incident in Phippsburg. 6:29 a.m. Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue firefighters assisted a person who was sick at the Gondola Transit Center. 10:43 a.m. Steamboat firefighters were

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Telephone scam affects Steamboat Springs residents

January 12, 2019 — Several locals have been victims of a telephone scam that makes people believe they owe money to the Steamboat Springs Police Department.

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Man arrested after threatening grocery store employee: The Record for Friday, Jan. 11

January 12, 2019 — Friday, Jan. 11, 2019 3:28 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called about a disagreement at a private party at a residence on the intersection of Sixth Street and Oak Street. A host of the party was trying to get a guest to leave because

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Man tries to stop bus to talk to ex-girlfriend: The Record for Thursday, Jan. 10

January 11, 2019 — Thursday, Jan. 10, 2019 8:48 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers responded to a theft in the 2300 block of Mount Werner Circle.  A phone was stolen from a bar. 8:55 a.m. Officers were called about damage to a door at a condominium in the 2300 block

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Steamboat man threatens roommate, neighbor with kitchen knife

January 11, 2019 — A Hispanic man was arrested and charged with two counts of felony menacing Wednesday night after threatening two of his roommates with a kitchen knife.

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Knife threat: The Record for Wednesday, Jan. 9

January 10, 2019 — The Record for Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019 1:15 a.m.  Steamboat Springs Police Department officers responded to two men who had been drinking and refused to leave a business on the 800 block of Lincoln Avenue. Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue was called to transport one of the

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Man breaks window, runs away: The Record for Tuesday, Jan. 8

January 9, 2019 — The Record for Tuesday, Jan. 8 1:38 a.m. Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue firefighters responded to a report of an unconscious person at a hotel in the 2300 block of Mount Werner Circle. 3:02 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers stopped to investigate an open garage

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Drunken pedestrian: The Record for Monday, Jan. 7

January 8, 2019 — The Record for Monday, Jan. 7 12:18 a.m. Steamboat Springs Fire Rescue firefighters responded to a report of an overdose in the 1800 block of Ski Time Square Drive. 2:23 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers responded to a report of a drunken pedestrian in

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