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  1. On the Colorado photo winners on displayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | Vail Daily News

    ... the evening of July 30. On Aug. 1, Fielder presented a slide show featuring his new book about the upper Colorado and Yampa Rivers at the Gypsum Library. He also discussed the VVAGP prints on display and the selection of the winners. Two of the ...

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  2. Sports Briefs, Aug. 12, 2015Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 12 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    ... with Conservation Colorado and the Colorado Mountain Club for a National Public Lands Day project in the Little Yampa Canyon Special Recreation Management Area, about 35 miles south of Craig. Volunteers are needed to help with Vista Trail ...

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  3. Local photo guild event features John Fielder show | VailDaily.comRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Vail Daily News

    Renowned nature photographer will be on hand in Gypsum today to judge a Vail Valley Art Guild Photographers competition. He's also doing a slide show to promote his new book about the Yampa RIver, the last free-flowing river in the Colorado River Basin.

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  4. Four best Steamboat campgrounds for fishing, families or solitudeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Denver Post

    ... hookups, only the basics: picnic tables, grills, fire rings, vault toilets and water. $10 per night. Directions: From Yampa, take County Road 7/Forest Route 900 south for 16.6 miles. Turn right into the campground. If it's full, there are dozens of ...

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  5. Paul Berry Named Director of Engineering For Steamboat Grand HotelRead the original story

    Jul 27, 2015 | Steamboat Magazine

    DRAFT July 22, 2015- The Steamboat Grand Hotel announces the hiring of Paul Barry to director of engineering for the hotel located at the base of the Steamboat Ski Resort effective July 20, 2015. "Paul brings a wealth of knowledge not only in the arena of engineering, but across the Steamboat community having played a part in some of the biggest projects in the Yampa Valley, including the construction of the Steamboat Grand," said Mike Lomas, vice president and general manager of the Steamboat Grand Hotel.

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  6. Colorado shies from big fix as proliferating people seek more waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2015 | Daily Camera

    River-expedition guide Darin Hunt navigates a fast-flowing area of the Yampa River, which is being eyed as the source for a pumpback project for the parched Front Range. It looks like the ultimate water fix: Build a huge reservoir by Dinosaur National Monument and divert much of the Yampa River, then pump back 97 billion gallons a year through a 250-mile pipeline across the Continental Divide to Colorado's increasingly thirsty Front Range.

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  7. Colorado Water: The South Platte basin calls for more Western Slope waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | The Aspen Times

    ... core of the South Platte plan are potential new transmountain diversion or pumpback projects on the Green, Gunnison, Yampa, Colorado, Blue and Eagle rivers. The plan also highlights conceptual dam projects on the main stem of the Colorado River west ...

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  8. Colorado's rainbow trout population once again breeding in the wildRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | The Summit Daily News

    ... are catching nice size rainbows in the upper Colorado, Rio Grande, upper Gunnison, Poudre, East, Taylor, Arkansas and Yampa rivers and others. In the U.S., rainbow trout are native to the coasts of the Pacific Northwest. The fish was introduced in ...

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  9. Willoughby: Caddis hatch lights up Eagle RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | Denver Post

    ... quality fishing, the Eagle River appears to have landed first. Unofficially, that is. There are other competitors, the Yampa River through Steamboat Springs, whose flows have receded to comfortable wade-fishing levels faster, comes to mind. But ...

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  10. Moffat County facing fate of the changing WestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | Denver Post

    ... Mining jobs pay $1,528 a week on average, 72 percent higher than the average Moffat County job at $890, according to Yampa Valley Data Partners, a regional non-profit analysis group. "Growing up around here, what you aspired to is working in the ...

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  11. Rainbow trout bounce backRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2015 | Cortez Journal News

    ... good-sized rainbow trout in the upper Colorado, Rio Grande, upper Gunnison, Poudre, East, Taylor, Arkansas and Yampa rivers, among others. Whirling disease devastated Colorado trout fisheries beginning in 1986. By the mid-90s, rivers in Colorado ...

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  12. Northwestern Colorado airport prepares for reopeningRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | Denver Post

    An airport in northwestern Colorado is getting ready to offer its first flights since heavy rain in May delayed a $16.6-million construction project. The Steamboat Pilot & Today reports Yampa Valley Regional Airport officials gave bicyclists, skateboarders and rollerbladers the opportunity to try out the repaved runway on June 14, the day services were originally scheduled to return to the facility.

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  13. Morning photo: Colorado colorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | Summit County Voice

    It hasn't snowed in the past five days, so it's probably safe to say that the short and sweet summer season has arrived in the Colorado High Country. The kayakers playing in Steamboat Springs last weekend during the Yampa Riverfest would certainly agree, and rainbows over the wetlands are another sure sign of the season.

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  14. 'Ten Days on the Colorado!' photo contest kicks off July 3Read the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | Vail Daily News

    ... a 75-minute slide show at the Gypsum Library on Aug. 1, from 5 to 7 p.m., featuring his new book and project about the Yampa River. He will also discuss the prints on display and the winners. This July the photographers of the Vail Valley Art Guild ...

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  15. Flights reduced between Denver, Yampa ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | Denver Post

    Two daily roundtrip flights will be offered between Denver and the Yampa Valley in northwest Colorado, a dip from last summer resort season.

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

    May 20, 2015 | 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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  17. Colorado snowpack peaked at 75 percent of normalRead the original story

    May 1, 2015 | 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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  18. Tributes for May 6Read the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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