Scott Franz likes to get lost with his camera. His passion for photography grew when he moved to Steamboat Springs, Colorado, to become a newspaper reporter and photographer. He spends his weekends and nights photographing the picturesque Yampa Valley and other Western landscapes in Colorado. He grew up in Austin, Texas, and first started taking pictures while camping with his father, Steve, in Caprock Canyons.
The trails committee alone attracted 28 applicants, many with diverse professional backgrounds ranging from a welder at Moots cycles to a nurse at Yampa Valley Medical Center.
The bad news for powderhounds is there isn’t much snow expected to accompany the ongoing cold spell.
Grady Turner started incorporating healthy food in the classroom when he noticed childhood obesity was on the rise.
CDOT has budgeted to spend $6 million on the project on U.S. Highway 40 where it runs between Snow Bowl Plaza and 13th Street, and between Third Street and the pullout near the base of Rabbit Ears Pass.
The city's Parks and Recreation Commission next week will talk about the possibility of adding baseball games at Emerald Park this summer.
Routt County residents have until Friday to apply for their chance to help oversee the spending of Steamboat Springs' lodging tax dollars on trails and the Yampa River Promenade.
Casey Earp, an economic development Intern for the city of Steamboat Springs, acknowledges the idea is "pie in the sky," but he's hopeful community groups can come together and boost the local food market regardless.
Business leader says company considering selling large office park at the city's western edge as two parcels.
The funding for base area improvements from the city's urban renewal authority is scarce again for 2014, but that won't stop several smaller-scale projects from going forward.
Steamboat residents 12 years ago voted to give the council annual pay raises based on the consumer price index in Denver and Boulder. But when the city cut the pay of its employees four years ago during the Great Recession, the council at the time didn't feel comfortable receiving those raises and voted them down every year until Tuesday night.