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Community Agriculture Alliance: Listening to the needs of our community

January 17, 2019 — Last July, Yampa Valley Land Trust developed a comprehensive survey to better understand our community's evolving needs and how land conservation can continue to improve the quality of life we enjoy here. The survey was sent to more than 300 donors, landowners, partners and community

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Colorado ski resorts enjoy improved snowfall compared with dry 2017-18 winter

January 17, 2019 — For people seeking mountain adventures in resort towns, this winter has been a welcome return to heavier snowfall and more powder days.

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Michael Martin Murphey to perform 2 solo acoustic shows in Steamboat

January 17, 2019 — Steamboat Springs gets two nights with Michael Martin Murphey on Jan. 23 and 24 at the Chief Theater.

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New YogaGrass event to feature live bluegrass music

January 17, 2019 — Talaya Thomas and Randy Kelley & Friends will host an inaugural “YogaGrass” event from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 20, at Sundance Studio.

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Financial uncertainties intensify as government shutdown slogs on for 27th day

January 17, 2019 — As the government shutdown enters its 27th day, the financial hardship is becoming more acute for federal employees who aren’t getting paid. In response, some local businesses are stepping up to help.

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Judy McGinnis: Will Mayhew mean mayhem?

January 17, 2019 — Mary Mayhew was recently appointed to oversee the Medicaid program — covering more than 70 million low-income Americans — and the Children's Health Insurance Program, which is offered to some families with children who earn too much to qualify for Medicaid. Based on her past

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Legendary folk musician Peter Yarrow to perform in Steamboat for first time

January 17, 2019 — Peter Yarrow will be in Steamboat Springs for the first time as he headlines the Singer Songwriter Series.

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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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Barbara Hughes: Steamboat blood donors answer the call

January 17, 2019 — Giving the gift of life was certainly a great way to start the year. Blood supplies across the country are low right now because donations drop during the busy holiday season. That trend continues into January when cold and flu season prevents some regular donors

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Letter: Thank you West Routt Library District patrons

January 17, 2019 — On behalf of the West Routt Library District and Hayden Public Library, we are writing to thank the citizens of Routt County for 20 years of generous support for the building expansion project. In 1998, the voters approved a bond to expand the library from

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Female-owned Steamboat start-up launches ‘WhatVest’ for skiers and snowboarders

January 17, 2019 — Nadia Burton, Steamboat Springs resident and owner and designer of Big Hollow Designs, often jokes that she quit her 40-hour-a-week job in energy research at the University of Wyoming to work 80 hours a week.

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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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Steamboat Dance Theatre showcases talents of 140 local dancers in annual showcase

January 17, 2019 — Steamboat Dance Theatre presents its annual community showcase and fundraiser this weekend with performances featuring 140 local dancers.

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Cowboy Downhill, Balloon Glow, Sam Bush highlight Martin Luther King Jr. weekend in Steamboat

January 17, 2019 — Some of the best rodeo cowboys from across the country will be in town for the 45th annual Bud Light Cowboy Downhill, a tradition started by Steamboat Resort Director of Skiing Billy Kidd and World Champion cowboy Larry Mahan.

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Water main break closes Amethyst Drive in Old Town Steamboat Springs

January 17, 2019 — Amethyst Drive will be closed for most of the day between Fish Creek Falls Road and Maple Street after a water main break in the area, according to a news release from the city of Steamboat Springs.

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Beth Melton: Government shutdown will soon have significant effects for Routt County families

January 17, 2019 — The federal government has been partially shut down since mid-December, affecting hundreds of thousands of workers across the country, including some here in Routt County. The effects of this shutdown will soon be felt even more directly by many local residents. Approximately 410 households in

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Routt County in photos: Jan. 14, 2019

January 16, 2019 — Check out our latest photos from readers in and across Routt County, and submit your own to share@SteamboatPilot.com. See more photos at SteamboatPilot.com/photos/galleries. 

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Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club mogul skier headed to World Cup

January 16, 2019 — Steamboat Springs Winter Sports club mogul skier Kenzie Radway will make her World Cup debut on Friday in Lake Placid.

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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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USA Nordic names 7 Steamboat Springs athletes to Junior World Championships team

January 16, 2019 — Fifteen athletes were named to the USA Junior World Championships team and seven of them are from Steamboat Springs.

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