News for Friday, September 28, 2012



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Hayden sweeps Soroco in tight volleyball match

The Hayden High School volleyball team beat Soroco on Friday night in three tight games. The Tigers rolled to a win, but only on paper did it seem easy, as a pesky Rams squad simply wouldn't go away.

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Vail Christian defense stuffs Soroco football

Friday night’s 26-6 homecoming defeat against Vail Christian was a body blow for Soroco, and now more than halfway through the season, the Rams must try to get off the ropes.

Hayden football team rides Doolin to win at Rangely

The Hayden High School football team beat Rangely, 69-30, on Friday.

Steamboat Springs volleyball gets back on track with win against Eagle Valley

The Steamboat Springs volleyball team beat Eagle Valley, 3-0, on Friday.

Steamboat briefs: Northwest Colorado VNA in Craig receives grant

The Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association in Craig has been awarded a $55,000 grant by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to improve the quality of care and ensure more women are screened for cervical cancer, according to a news release.

Routt County Council on Aging senior lunch menus for week of Oct. 1

Routt County Council on Aging senior lunch menus for week of Oct. 1

Push to update drilling rules in Colorado irks industry

Buffeted by public opposition and towns toughening local limits, Colorado officials are preparing to revise state regulations governing oil and gas drilling. Industry groups on Thursday opposed the effort.

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One Book Steamboat returns in October with 'The Things They Carried'

The famed Vietnam War novel and memoir "The Things They Carried" will be the centerpiece of this year’s One Book Steamboat community read.

County commissioner sees Shell, Quicksilver partnership as positive

Quicksilver Resources this week announced a partnership with Shell Oil that will allow the companies to jointly develop oil and gas interests in an area covering more than 850,000 acres in Northwest Colorado.

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Beer brewers ready to build in west Steamboat

The owners of Butcherknife Brewing Co. are expecting approval any day from the city’s building department to begin construction of a beer manufacturing facility in west Steamboat.

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Boulder Ridge adds 2nd developer home sale

The pending sale at Boulder Ridge confirms the developers’ conviction that there is a market for new homes in the price point between $1 million and $2 million.

The Record for Sept. 27, 2012

5:11 a.m. Routt County Sheriff’s Office deputies were called to a report of a dead moose near mile marker 139 on U.S. Highway 40. It is believed the moose was just injured because deputies could not find it.

Steamboat Springs morning roundup for Friday, Sept. 28

Free bus service is on the chopping block in Steamboat budget talks, Steamboat Ski Area celebrates the first season of its bike park and Quicksilver Resources has entered into an agreement with Shell.

Shell enters into development agreement with Quicksilver

Quicksilver Resources, Inc. announced Monday it has entered into an agreement with Shell Western Exploration and Production, LP — a subsidiary of Royal Dutch Shell, plc.

Rob Douglas: People before buildings

The Steamboat Springs City Council should cast its eyes on the news release announcing TIC’s departure from Steamboat Springs. Specifically, they should examine TIC’s logo.