Colorado Editorials

Steamboat Today Editorial: Historic ballot questions

Author: The Steamboat Today Editorial Board - October 9, 2017 - Updated: October 9, 2017

Trappers Lake, the second largest natural lake in Colorado behind Grand Lake, near Steamboat Springs sits on the edge of the 230,830-acres Flat Tops Wilderness Area in northwestern Colorado Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2016. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

In spite of a scarcity of contested candidate races, we believe the implications of the Nov. 7 election will prove to be of historic importance. And we urge Steamboat Today readers to attend the Oct. 11 Election Forum sponsored by the Routt County Democrats, Routt County Republicans, Steamboat Springs Board of Realtors and Steamboat Today.

The live event takes place at the Steamboat Grand and begins with a 5:30 p.m. meet and greet, followed by the forum moderated by Steamboat Today Editor Lisa Schlichtman at 6 p.m.

And again this year, there is no reason for any voter or community member to miss out on the information exchanged at the forum. Steamboat Today will live stream the event and also post a video from the forum on

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