Top 10 stories of the last week: Housing Authority makes offer on land; Morgan Creek Fire continues |

Top 10 stories of the last week: Housing Authority makes offer on land; Morgan Creek Fire continues

1. Housing Authority makes offer to purchase Steamboat 700 land with $23M anonymous donation

This picture shows the difference in smoke from aerial fire operations on Sunday with the natural burning fire being on the right with the larger smoke plume. The controlled burns are to the left of that plume, with small targeted burns emitting smaller smoke plumes. (Photo courtesy of Morgan Creek Fire)

2. Morgan Creek Fire activity in North Routt remains minimal; now over 4K acres

3. COVID cases balloon to early April levels as Routt County sees ‘pandemic of unvaccinated’

4. Hot temps precede monsoonal moisture for Yampa Valley

5. Letter: My day to die?

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6. City of Steamboat begins design efforts to extend Core Trail west

7. Steamboat City Council extends short-term rental moratorium

8. Routt County real estate sales total $69M for week of July 9 to 15

9. Morgan Creek Fire now over 5K acres; crew using strategic burns to control fire

10. Dylan Roberts announces run for Colorado State Senate

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