News for Monday, January 13, 2003



Mountain of Venus returns to Steamboat

Young people generally come and go in ski towns and the scene has a short memory. The band Mountain of Venus, which formed in Steamboat Springs, experiences that phenomenon first hand when it comes back to the valley to play.

The record for Jan. 14, 2003

Officials reach compromise on fire protection

County and fire officials have reached a compromise on how to best protect firefighters, county residents and their homes from wildland fire.

City considers consolidation

Ambulance, fire services may be shared

The consolidation of the city of Steamboat Springs fire and ambulance department with the Steamboat Springs Rural Fire Protection District is expected to come up today when district representatives come before the City Council.

Council will discuss detox center

The Steamboat Springs City Council will be asked today if it wants contribute $1,500 a month for a trail run detox center.

DeVincentis signs contract

Strawberry Park Elementary School principal agrees to board's conditions

Strawberry Park Elementary School Principal John DeVincentis' employment contract was discussed publicly, so it seemed natural for him to sign it publicly.

United Way poised to attain ambitious goal

Routt County United Way is on track to achieve what seemed unachievable last summer.

Taylor will chair finance committee

State Sen. Jack Taylor, R-Steamboat Springs, will chair the Senate Finance Committee during the 2003 Legislature.