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Steamboat Boys & Girls Club registered 2,000th member since 2009

The Boys & Girls Club of Steamboat Springs continues to grow in popularity, registering its 2,000th member Monday of last week.

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Annual drive collects more than 800 coats

Routt County should have no problem bundling up during cold weather this year, thanks to a coat drive that generated more than 800 jackets for local residents.

4-H offers variety of opportunities

Have you thought about enrolling in 4-H? Now is an excellent time to join and see what 4-H has to offer your children and family. 4-H is a community of young people learning leadership skills, citizenship, communication skills and daily living skills.

Dry needling can be powerful tool for physical therapists

Sharing a common tool with acupuncture — the microfilament needle — dry needling, often called "trigger point dry needling," is a separate process used exclusively by certified physical therapists.

Thoughtful Parenting: Positive child rearing

In this day and age of single-parent child rearing, it is still possible to raise a well- mannered, healthy child with self-esteem in place. Achieving this goal requires investing extra time and effort to realize results for a lifetime.

Monday Medical: Cut cancer off with fruits and vegetables

There’s yet another reason to feel good about eating your fruits and vegetables: Scientists have found fruits and vegetables may have the ability to stop cancer growth.

Healthy eating: Slow cooker cranberry-chipotle beek

If you’re looking for a way to use leftover cranberry sauce in an easy family meal … this is it.

Business briefs: Food and beverage operations changes at Steamboat Grand

The Steamboat Grand Hotel has hired industry-veteran Scott King as the new food and beverage director. King will be responsible for the overall culinary direction and strategies for the hotel.

Steamboat briefs: Coffee, newspaper event scheduled for Wednesday

Steamboat Pilot & Today will host its next Coffee and a Newspaper event from 7:30 to 9 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 2, at the newspaper’s office, 1901 Curve Plaza. Kim Keith, executive director of the Steamboat Springs Art Council, and Wendy Kowynia, vice president of the SSAC board, will be the featured speakers. They will talk about the arts and culture scene in Steamboat Springs and the effort underway for Steamboat to be designated as a creative district.

Real estate transactions for Nov. 19 to 26, 2015

■ No address, downtown Steamboat Springs Seller: GCP Alpenglow LLC Buyer: Blue Rhino Investments LLC Date: Nov. 19, 2015 Price: $1,900,000 Property description: A 1,511-square foot, a 1,051-square-foot and a 2,071-square-foot commercial retail units, Replat No. 1, Unit C1, C2, C3 of Alpenglow condominiums.

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One long day: for Steamboat’s Doug Tumminello in Antarctica

960 hours, 730 miles, 50 Snickers bars, two skis

Our View: 1 great day of giving

Among the most gratifying and reliable characteristics of the Yampa Valley is the unswerving altruism of its residents.

The Record for Friday, Nov. 27, 2015

12:05 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a person bitten by a friend's dog.

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Steamboat runner heading to XTERRA World Championship

It is the food — in particular, the fresh sushi — that excites Steamboat Springs resident Penelope Freedman the most. The remainder of her upcoming trip to Hawaii is better characterized as nervous energy.

Book review: 'Fates and Furies' astounding classical epic

Lauren Groff’s third novel, “Fates and Furies,” is an astounding epic in the classical sense of the word: a Greek tragedy told in sweeping language that moves the reader forward at a breakneck pace, showing how even in the most intimate of personal relationships, people rarely know one another as well as they believe they do.

Jail Report for Nov. 21 to Nov. 27, 2015

The following is a list of people booked into Routt County Jail on suspicion of the listed charges. The arresting agency is listed in parentheses.

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City plans to start releasing more marijuana sales tax data

The upcoming monthly releases of marijuana sales tax data also could be used to estimate how many of the sales are coming from locals and tourists.

County Council on Aging menus for week of Nov. 30

■ Steamboat Springs Community Center Monday: Turkey sandwich, squash soup, fruit salad, chocolate chip cookie Tuesday: Fish sticks, scalloped potatoes, broccoli salad, wheat roll, oranges Thursday: Roast beef, mashed potatoes, gravy, peas, Texas toast, fruit parfait Friday: Chili, rice, spinach, biscuit, fruit

Routt County school lunch menus for week of Nov. 30

■ Steamboat Springs School District Monday: Hamburger bar Tuesday: Broccoli cheese soup Wednesday: Pasta Tuscan style or alfredo sauce Thursday: Hot dog bar Friday: Homemade pizza

Steamboat briefs: Hayden Turkey Trot, Fun Run set for 10 a.m. today

The event will include a 5K run/walk, plus a one-mile fun run for kids. Prizes will be awarded for the top three finishers in the 5K and for kids who grab a feather from the running turkeys during the fun run.