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  1. Colorado's 300 days a year of sunshine may be in jeopardyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Denver Post

    ... have hired a meteorologist to help them best prepare for all Memorial Day weekend activities. On the Western Slope, Yampa Valley Regional Airport Director Kevin Booth said an unusually wet May in Hayden has slowed a runway paving project at the ...

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  2. Colorado snowpack peaked at 75 percent of normalRead the original story

    Friday May 1 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    ... Grande River basin to 96 percent for the South Platte. The Colorado basin was at 68 percent, and the Gunnison, 53. The Yampa/White basins were at just 46 percent; the Arkansas, 89; the North Platte, 61; and the San Juan/Animas/Dolores/San Miguel, ...

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  3. Tributes for May 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Greeley Tribune

    ... moved to Steamboat Springs in 1991, where she worked at the hospital in the Emergency Room and was a volunteer EMT in Yampa and Oak Creek, Colo. She was also an active volunteer for the American Red Cross. Alison married William "Butch" Shaffer on ...

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  4. River runners think runoff is over this springRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2015 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    ... drainage. Other regional snowpacks include the Gunnison Basin at 55 percent, the Roaring Fork at 62 percent and the Yampa/White river drainage at 64 percent. "That's 67 percent of the 30-year average," said Erik Knight, a hydrologist for the Bureau ...

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  5. Five Elected to Colorado Ski & Snowboard Hall of FameRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2015 | Sporting Goods Business

    ... to a destination resort, at Steamboat he created the first Kids Ski Free promotion and non-stop air service to Yampa Regional Airport, at Vail he started the successful Fly Vail campaign, and at Beaver Creek he shepherd development of Strawberry ...

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  6. Climate: Drought 'donut' circles ColoradoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | Summit County Voice

    ... in the Colorado at the Dillon Reservoir inflow, while the lowest streamflow forecast is 37 percent of average in the Yampa basin on Elkhead Creek. Reservoir Storage statewide is at 108% of average as of April 1st a slight improvement from last ...

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  7. Weekly water roundup: Upper Yampa files objection to Shell's water court applicationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2009 | Examiner.com

    Shell Frontier Oil and Gas, Inc. filed for a diversion on the Yampa River in late 2008. They're also planning a 45,000 acre foot reservoir west of Maybell.

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  8. Weekly water roundup: Runoff peaking, Riverboarding, Flaming Gorge pipeline, Parker Water recallRead the original story

    May 25, 2009 | Examiner.com

    ... watching the Crystal River closely hoping it would stay within its banks. The high water came at a great time for the Yampa River Festival this weekend. Yesterday there was a demonstration of riverboarding in the town's whitewater park. Here's the ...

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  9. Colorado's oil shale potential: PART 3Read the original story

    Apr 7, 2009 | Examiner.com

    ... served' with the oldest ("senior") claims being honored prior any newer ("junior") claims. In preliminary filings for Yampa River water, Shell is also proposing the construction of a sizable reservoir to hold and store water collected from the ...

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  10. Steamboat Springs airport closes for $16.6 million projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Steamboat Pilot & Today reports Yampa Valley Regional Airport shut down Tuesday night so work could begin on resurfacing the runway and installing 25-foot shoulders on either side. Airport Director Kevin Booth said this will make the runway easier to plow, and keep birds farther away.

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  11. Snowpack on puny sideRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    ... from 79 percent March 1. April 1 percentages for other river basins are: South Platte, 88; Laramie/North Platte, 76; Yampa/White River, 65; Arkansas, 85; Upper Rio Grande, 61; and San Miguel/Dolores/Animas/San Juan, just 54 percent. Aldis Strautins, ...

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  12. 6 Trending Headlines: How to extend your grazing season; PLUS: horses in the cemetery?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | Beef Magazine

    While it's known as a winter playground by many, beef cattle have long the economic engine around Steamboat Springs, Colo. But when C.J. Hale, Routt County's first-ever Extension agriculture agent, arrived on the scene in 1919, livestock producers in the Yampa Valley were doing their best to squeeze a little milk out of their beef cows and literally skimming the cream off the top for year-round cash.

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  13. 6 Trending Headlines: How to extend your grazing season; PLUS: horses in the cemetery?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | Beef Magazine

    While it's known as a winter playground by many, beef cattle have long the economic engine around Steamboat Springs, Colo. But when C.J. Hale, Routt County's first-ever Extension agriculture agent, arrived on the scene in 1919, livestock producers in the Yampa Valley were doing their best to squeeze a little milk out of their beef cows and literally skimming the cream off the top for year-round cash.

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  14. Fremont County Bulletin BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

    ... the Florence Senior Community Center. $2 suggested donation. 7 p.m. The Canon Rose Acoustic Society will feature the Yampa Valley Boys, with warm up acts by Bill LaRaeu and Jimmy Lee Robbins, at the Four Mile Community Center located at East Main ...

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  15. Colorado Water: Potential new transmountain diversion gets boostRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    ... Despite the broad consensus in evidence at the summit, some roundtables on the West Slope, especially the Gunnison, Yampa-White and Colorado river basin roundtables, are still voicing concerns and questions, and don't want the conceptual framework ...

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  16. Coming Back to their RootsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | Steamboat Magazine

    Irresistibly drawn to explore the world at large, young people raised in a small rural community are often eager to leave. Many of those raised on the Yampa Valley's historical farmlands choose to return, realizing the truth of the old adage, "There's no place like home."

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  17. Yampa Valley Outdoor Picks up Sport Hansa BrandsRead the original story

    Feb 16, 2015 | SportsOneSource.com

    Sport Hansa LLC has selected Yampa Valley Outdoor as its new sales representative in the Rocky Mountain region including Utah, Wyoming, Colorado and New Mexico. Based in Steamboat Springs, CO, Yampa Valley Outdoor will represent Helle of Norway, Kupilka, Montane, Pronto Cafe, Rosti Mepal, Terra Nova, and Wetterlings.

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  18. Sport Hansa Adds Rocky Mountain Territory RepsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Sporting Goods Business

    Sport Hansa LLC, the U.S. importer and distributor of authentic European outdoor brands, announced new representation for the Rocky Mountain region including Utah, Wyoming, Colorado and New Mexico. Based in Steamboat Springs, CO, Yampa Valley Outdoor joins Sport Hansa to represent Helle of Norway, Kupilka, Montane, Pronto Cafe, Rosti Mepal, Terra Nova, and Wetterlings.

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  19. Crocuses are blooming early this year in Colorado's Grand Valley.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Grand Junction Free Press

    ... was just 89 percent of average for this time of year. Other Western Slope river basins are in worse shape, with the Yampa and White river basins at 83 percent of average, the Gunnison at 71 percent of average, and the southwestern basins at a mere ...

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  20. Ski Town USA grows upRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Boulder Weekly

    Something special is happening in Steamboat Springs, and it is only starting to gain attention outside the Yampa valley.

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