Tag Archive for Steamboat

The Day Before Thanksgiving

Ever since that first snowfall at the beginning of the month we have been experiencing amazingly beautiful weather. Blue skies, sunshine and temperatures in the fifties. Although I happen to be enjoying this weather immensely, the skiers are not too thrilled. Ski Corp has announced that it won’t be opening the mountain until the end of the month. This announcement… Read more →

Steamboat Springs City Council Elections

Election season is upon us in Steamboat Springs. Five of the seven seats on City Council are up for grabs this November. The list of hopefuls is eleven strong with some members seeking reelection. The candidates are: District I: Susan Dellinger (incumbent), Scott Myller District II: Meg Page Bentley, Paul Hughes District III: Vince Arroyo, Walter Magill (two year term)… Read more →

Summer of Destruction

Aaah, Steamboat Springs in the summertime. It used to mean scenic mountain views, lazy tube rides down the Yampa River and strolling along Lincoln Avenue to do some window shopping. Well, all of that has changed. We got us some progress goin’ on now. Ten years of progress crammed into one summer. Yeehaw!! Once construction is completed on all of… Read more →

Formula Stores Revisited

Hold onto your butts, folks! Here we go again… City Council and the City Planners are getting together tonight to put into place an ordinance to keep out those evil “formula stores”. View the article in its entirety here. Here are some highlights: The ordinance stresses a need to preserve a small-town atmosphere in Old Town. “The Historic Downtown Commercial… Read more →