Local results higher than state, national averages
Steamboat Springs High School's Class of 2002 scored higher than the state and national averages on their ACT scores.
The Christian Heritage School will begin the school year with new state-of-the-art classrooms and facilities.
Lynn Acker, daughter of Wally and Jan Acker of Steamboat Springs, and Josh Lannin, son of Duffie Lannin and the late Jeff Lannin of State College, Pa., were married June 23, 2002, at Lionscrest Manor in Lyons.
Couple enjoying retirement after embarking on new life in comfortable fifth-wheel
Richard and Marilyn Sanford always knew they weren't meant to spend their entire lives in a three-bedroom ranch home in Lakewood. Just the same, they probably could not have predicted 25 years ago that during their retirement years, home would be wherever they parked their RV.
Bowhunting season opened Saturday, just five months after chronic wasting disease was discovered in deer on a ranch in Routt County.
So what is all the hype about? For more than a week, I've had to listen to, read and think about the Rocky Mountain Showdown. The football game pits the University of Colorado's Golden Buffaloes (applause and cheers) against that other team, the Colorado State Rams (boos and jeers) in the biggest interstate clash of the year at Invesco Field (I hate that name).
It's Monday night in the basement at the Center of Craig, and Sandra Duarte is teaching a group of students the alphabet.
Groups look to set up Labor Day event
If Steamboat Ski and Resort Corp. achieves its goals, next year Steamboat Springs will host a major Labor Day music festival.
On Friday night, in this mountain town, the Steamboat Springs Sailors gave the Western Slope League something to think about.
Soroco coach Gary Heide isn't giving up on his young team, and he's hoping they feel the same after a 27-3 loss to Rifle's junior varsity squad Saturday evening in Oak Creek.
Autumn is approaching fast. Down the valley, there are already bits of yellow among the aspen and cottonwoods, most of the hummingbirds are gone south to the Gulf of Mexico. Buttons is taking his cattle out, the smoke from the forest fires is still with us, but the fishing is still good.
How time does fly! I have totally lost track of what I have or haven't told you, regarding conditions and activities at the S Bar S Ranch. Well, I'll make a few notes to bring you up to date (without details).
Mr. and Mrs. Lester and Julie Ernst of Pelzer, S.C., announce the engagement of their daughter, Brenda Lea, to Jason Olden, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Tom and Linda Olden of Colorado Springs.
Big Labor Day at Oak Creek
For the past 10 years, Oak Creek has had a big celebration on Labor Day, but there is no question that the entertainment provided this year made the 1921 holiday observance the best yet. The program occupied three days, beginning Saturday morning and continuing until Monday night.
Buyers get much-needed commodity at hay auction
It was a seller's market, but for many who came to Saturday's hay auction, it was "buy now or not at all."
Oak Creek Labor Day Schedule of Events
Joel Wixson recently enjoyed a trip to Germany, where he visited a friend. He will be attending Colorado State University this year.
Keep character of town