The Record for Sept. 2, 2003
Sunday, Aug. 31
2:15 a.m. Aerial fireworks were seen and heard in the 3200 block of Willowbrook Court. Two other households also reported the fireworks. Police could not locate the person or persons shooting them.
5:27 a.m. A Steamboat Pilot & Today delivery driver reported two juvenile boys possibly vandalizing newspapers in the 600 block of Lincoln Avenue. Police found that the two boys were reading the paper and gave them a ride home.
10:09 a.m. Sheriff’s deputies were requested to help search for two horse riders who were expected to return Saturday night from a trail near the Seedhouse Campground. By the time the deputies arrived, the riders returned and reported that one of the horses became lame and they had to walk back.
11:43 a.m. A boy broke his wrist at the skate park and was transported via ambulance to Yampa Valley Medical Center.
12:39 p.m. A woman driving a maroon Ford Ranger reached over to pick up her ringing cell phone and inadvertently crossed the centerline, colliding with a Mercury Mountaineer. Both vehicles went off the road. No one was injured.
6:44 p.m. A resident of the 28000 block of Routt County Road 64 reported that guns had been repeatedly fired throughout the day from a neighbor’s house. Police found there were two men shooting .22 and .300 magnums but did not issue a citation because they were in the county.
7:50 p.m. A woman reported that a neighbor’s dog bit and scratched one of her family members in the 43400 block of McGuire Lane in Hayden.
8:41 p.m. A girl got separated from her younger sister in the 100 block of Main Street in Oak Creek and reported her lost. Police located the parents and the girl minutes later.
8:47 p.m. Three middle-aged men were reported leaping the swimming pool fence at Hampton Inn. A clerk told them police were coming and they left.
9:53 p.m. A disturbance was reported when two men got into a shouting match at the Colorado Bar. One of the men had a warrant for several charges and was arrested.
Support Local Journalism
Support Local Journalism
Readers around Steamboat and Routt County make the Steamboat Pilot & Today’s work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.
Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.
Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.
Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.
User Legend: Moderator Trusted User
Editor’s note: This story is part of an ongoing series highlighting voters throughout Colorado’s 3rd Congressional District. Through the month of May, the Glenwood Springs Post Independent, The Aspen Times, Steamboat Pilot & Today, Craig…