Tag Archives: Steamboat

UPDATE: Colorado On Pace To Set Record For Motorcycle Deaths

Motorcycle-accident2-300A rash of recent motorcycle accidents, has highlighted the importance that proper protection, following traffic laws and driving defensively play in avoiding…and in the event of…surviving…a motorcycle accident. A Craig man was killed late last month when he and his motorcycle collided with a car on Highway 40. 69 year old Continue reading

Club 20 Meeting In Steamboat

club 20-229A CLUB 20 summer committee meeting will take place this week in Steamboat. CLUB 20 is an organization of  counties, communities, businesses, individuals and associations from Western Colorado that look to promote, and develop area resources, to support a Continue reading

Crews Continue To Fight Area Wildfires

Wildfires-300Beaver Creek fire Crews will get some relief this week with low temperatures and higher humidity expected. The fire burning 50 miles northeast of Steamboat Springs and 24 miles north of Walden is now over 26,000 acres. Crews continue to protect structures in the area, and create and Continue reading

UPDATE: Highway 40 Accident Results in 2nd Motorcycle Death In Two Days

COLO-STATE-PATROL-3001The 2nd Northwest Colorado motorcycle accident death in two days occurred Friday on Highway 40. According the Colorado State Patrol, two people were on the motorcycle when it went off the Highway just before noon today, 6 miles west of Steamboat. The bike was pulling a trailer at the time. The driver of the motorcycle 56 –year-old Richard Baker of Continue reading

Steamboat Considers Funding Full Day Kindergarten

SteamboatFunding for full day kindergarten in Steamboat will be discussed tomorrow at the Steamboat Board of Education meeting. The board will consider whether or not to put a measure on the November ballot that would set aside funds for full day Kindergarten. Other budget issues will also be Continue reading

Steamboat To Remove Beetle Kill Trees

PINE-BEETLECrews will begin removing beetle kill trees on Emerald Mountain in Steamboat next week. Beginning Monday, the city will be working with the Colorado State Forest service in the process that’s expected to last through mid October. The tree removal Continue reading

Sales Taxes Collected In Steamboat Increase

SteamboatTaxes collected in Steamboat continue to increase according to the city’s May 2016 Sales, Use, and Accommodations Tax Report. According to the numbers sales taxes collected in May of 2016 grew by nearly 9% when compared to the previous year. The biggest increases in taxes collected came from Sporting Continue reading

“Coffee With Council” Friday

SteamboatThis month’s session of “Coffee with Council” in Steamboat will take place Friday morning. Councilman Scott Ford and others will be at the meeting to discuss the pros and cons of Annexation, and any other topics concerning to the public. The meeting will be held from Continue reading

Help Cleanup The Yampa River

YAMPA RIVERVolunteers are needed Saturday in Steamboat and Craig to help pickup trash from the Yampa River. Cleanups will take place from 9 to noon at Little Toots Park in Steamboat and at the State Wildlife Put-In at Dorsey, near Highway 40, eight miles East Continue reading

Where To Watch Fireworks Near You

FIREWORKS-3-300Below are where to watch area fireworks shows on July 4th. Continue reading

Steamboat Road Closures For 4th Of July

SteamboatThe City of Steamboat Springs will be closing several roads to accommodate all the events that will be taking place for the 4th of July calibration.  A complete list of closures is available below. Additional transit buses will be running before the parade and before and after the Continue reading

Where To Celebrate This 4th Of July Weekend

american-flag-1-300There will an abundance of activities this weekend and public fireworks shows on Monday. In Craig the VFW parade will begin at 11 Monday morning with Fireworks that night at Moffat County High School. The parade will start at the VFW heading west on Victory Way, then turn north on Ledford. Steamboat’s Cowboy Round-up Days is this weekend Continue reading