Tag Archives: Steamboat

Homecoming Parade, Pep Rally and Tailgate Party

bulldog 3The Moffat County High School homecoming Parade Begins Friday at 1. It will be followed by a Pep Rally in the Safeway Parking Lot at 2. This evening, the Yampa Valley Young Professionals are hosting a tailgate party before the Homecoming football game. The tailgate will be held at Loudy Simpson Park beginning at 5. Anyone planning to attend is asked to bring a dish to Continue reading

Registration Open For Youth Activities

SteamboatRegistration is underway for Session Two Youth and Middle School Programs in Steamboat. The programs run from October 24th through January 6th.  Separate activities are available for kids in grades K through 5, and 6th through 8th. The program costs will vary depending on the activity but will include transportation, snacks, supplies and Continue reading

Ask A Lawyer Tomorrow

ask a lawyerAnother “Ask a Lawyer” event will be held in Moffat, Routt, and Grand County tomorrow. Lawyers will be available to provide assistance on non-criminal court cases. Those cases may include divorce, family matters, child support, small claims, landlord and tenant issues, and restraining orders. Participants will receive a free 15 minute consultation to discuss Continue reading

Controlled Burn Scheduled In Routt County

controlled-burns-300A prescribed burn has been planned this month for the area southwest of the Seedhouse Campground near Hinman Park in Northern Routt County.  The 300 acre burn is expected to take place over two days and will commence when appropriate weather Continue reading

Steamboat To Be Honored For Use Of Lottery Funds

SteamboatThe City of Steamboat will receive a Starburst Award next week from the Colorado Lottery based on the city’s use of lottery proceeds to make improvements to the Howelsen Rodeo Grounds. The award will be presented at Tuesday’s City Council meeting which begins at 5. Improvements on the rodeo grounds were completed in January and included expanding Continue reading

Steamboat Taxes From Marijuana Up 20%

medical-marijuana-taxTaxes collected in Steamboat continue to increase according to the city’s August Sales, Use and Accommodation tax report. Taxes collected in August grew by nearly 6% as compared to august of last year, with the biggest gains coming from Continue reading

Work On Highway 40 Medians In Steamboat

SteamboatLandscaping work will be performed next week on Highway 40 medians in Steamboat, from “Pine Grove Road South” to “JD Hays Way”. Speeds will be reduced, and one lane of traffic will be closed in both directions. Work will take place from 7:30 to Continue reading

Steamboat Sales Tax Will Decrease in ’17

SteamboatThe City of Steamboats Sales and Use Tax rate will decrease by .25% next year. A referendum passed during the 2011 election, increased the rate to provide funding for the Local Marketing District to support commercial air service to the Yampa Valley. That referendum will expire at the end of the year. The change should be fairly straight forward, but the Continue reading

Semi Accident South Of Steamboat

semi-roll-overA semi rolled over Saturday morning on highway 131 between Steamboat and Oak Creek.  29 year old Stephen Klickner from Clifton, lost control of the truck while traveling around a corner flipping it onto its side in the middle of the highway.  He was treated on the scene for minor injuries.  High speed Continue reading

Head On Collision On Highway 40

car-accident-300A head on collision Friday afternoon on Lincoln Avenue in Steamboat, resulted in one lane of the road being shutdown for half an hour. Two cars collided near the intersection of Lincoln Avenue and Shield Drive around 4:30. One person involved in the accident was transported to the hospital with what were thought to be minor injuries.  Emergency Continue reading

Emerald Mountain Closed Next Week

emerald-mountain-300The majority of the front side of Emerald Mountain will be closed Monday through Wednesday to allow the City of Steamboat to continue to remove beetle kill trees from the area. During the closure, a helicopter will assist with tree removal. During the closure the Bluffs Continue reading