News for Tuesday, July 17, 2007



Hayden gets hit by power outage

A power outage hit Hayden early Tuesday morning and left two neighborhoods without water, Town Manager Russ Martin said.

Walden gets funds for medical center

YVMC and Healthcare Foundation donate $20,000 for new health facility

Funds from local health organizations will help build a new medical center in Walden.

Wirth to head Intrawest marketing

Andy Wirth, vice president of sales and marketing for Steamboat Ski & Resort Corp., has been named executive vice president of sales and marketing and chief marketing officer of Intrawest. Intrawest acquired Ski Corp. in March from now defunct American Skiing Co.

Steamboat briefs for July 17

A small wildfire near Dumont Lake is under control, a U.S. Forest Service official said Monday.

The Record for July 15

2:04 a.m. Police made a traffic stop at Lincoln Avenue and Dream Island Plaza. A 27-year-old Steamboat Springs man was arrested for speeding and driving while ability impaired.

Affordable housing grants available

Nonprofit agencies in Routt County have until July 25 to apply for $36,000 in grants for affordable housing projects.

Tease photo

Library project begins

Builder says traffic at construction site already 'chaotic'

When planning a trip to Bud Werner Memorial Library in the next year, residents may want to leave their cars at home.

Tom Ross: The Tour de Tom

If you are anything like I am, you snuck off on a bicycle this week and pretended to be Lance Armstrong riding up L'Alpe d'Huez.

District, School Board eager to put controversy in the past

With a recall effort apparently finished and an internal investigation complete, the Steamboat Springs School Board and district officials say they are eager to return their full attention to the business of education.

Help wanted at schools

Teaching, administrative and support staff positions still open

The first day of the 2007-08 school year is five weeks away, and Steamboat Springs School District officials continue to look to fill openings at the school and district levels.

Size of One Steamboat Place becomes an issue again

Utility work already has begun at the future site of One Steamboat Place, but final plans for the resort-style development at the base of Steamboat Ski Area still have one hurdle to clear.