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Snowmobiler dies in North Routt on Friday

February 15, 2020

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — A 60-year-old man died Friday night while snowmobiling in North Routt, according to Routt County Coroner Rob Ryg. Michael Metzler, from Cheyenne, Wyoming, was snowmobiling in Diamond Park with his two brothers when...

City looking at 2 sites for new downtown fire station

February 13, 2020

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — Challenged with finding a downtown site to build a new fire station, Interim Steamboat Springs Fire and Rescue Chief Chuck Cerasoli told Steamboat Springs City Council on Tuesday the committee had narrowed down...

From the Pilot archives: No nude bathing in 1979

February 14, 2020

This photo came with little information other than it was photographed by a Steamboat Pilot journalist in 1979. Anyone with information about this photo should email This photo is part of the Steamboat Pilot...

Hidden camera: The Record for Friday, Feb. 14, 2020

February 15, 2020

Friday, Feb. 14, 2020 12:07 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers contacted a suspicious vehicle idling outside a house in the 3800 block of Whistler Road. The people inside said they were just waiting for...

Letter: Solving the affordable housing problem

February 14, 2020

This letter is in response to John Spezia’s letter about Steamboat Springs’ real estate market. I’ve been trying to facilitate the construction of a 500-space tiny home village. No luck. I only have a concept...

Cause of skier’s death asphyxiation, coroner says

February 10, 2020

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — Frank Maimone died Saturday, Feb. 8, as a result of asphyxiation due to a headfirst fall into a tree well while skiing at Steamboat Resort, according to Routt County Coroner Rob Ryg. There...

Letter: Real estate market caters to the wealthy

February 13, 2020

After reading the article, “2019 set market records” in the Steamboat Pilot & Today, I came away with some interesting tidbits. More than half of the available real estate listings in the city go for...

From the publisher: We want your feedback

February 13, 2020

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — It’s been three years since Steamboat Pilot & Today has conducted a readership survey, which is a lifetime in our fast-changing media climate. That’s why we’re asking you to take part in...

Skier, 13, dies in accident in Vail

December 19, 2004

A 13-year-old Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club athlete died Sunday morning in a tragic skiing accident on Vail Mountain. Ashley Stamp, an Alpine ski racer who competed at an international level and was known as one of Steamboat's "brightest talents," was preparing for a race when the accident occurred at about 8:20 a.m.