Some areas, however, fell from last year
The Steamboat Springs School District continued its routine run of above-average Colorado Student Assessment Program test results, though scores dropped from last year in several areas, according to CSAP test results released Wednesday.
Clark resident Jim McDowell was angry when his son, Chris, arrived late to pick him up from Yampa Valley Regional Airport. But Chris had a good excuse. While driving to Hayden, he encountered a surprise delay from a chip-seal highway-resurfacing project on U.S. Highway 40. The project, being done by Intermountain Slurry Seal of Salt Lake City, Utah, is causing six- to 10-minute traffic delays, flagger Kelly Watson said.
Wanted: Volunteers for education committees
The Steamboat Springs School District is accepting applications to fill vacancies on four volunteer committees, the Education Fund Board, the Education Excellence Commission, the Technology Commission and the Capital Commission.
Steamboat Springs residents will soon have the opportunity to take an in-depth look into the intricate, complicated process of creating a woven rug.
Hayden students exceeded state proficiency averages in fifth- and seventh-grade math, but sixth-, eighth-, ninth- and 10th-graders were at least 17 percent below state averages, according to Colorado Student Assessment Program results released Wednesday.
Colorado Student Assessment Program test results reveal numerous declines in South Routt School District student scores. Students improved their scores over last year's in several areas.
Space available in city's Mini Sprouts day program The city of Steamboat Springs has spaces available in Mini Sprouts, its morning summer preschool camp. Cost is $10 per day. Call 879-4300.
A man has been charged with second-degree burglary after more than $10,000 was stolen from the Ski Area's Rendezvous Saddle, but it could be almost two years before he stands trial.
Triple Crown Division I World Series is this weekend
The advantage -- if there is one -- to traveling 14 hours from southwest Missouri to Steamboat Springs with a group of 18-year-olds is that they can drive.
A woman involved in an accident last October in which two people were killed was sentenced to jail Wednesday on drunken driving and other charges.
Team captain Kathi Ayres didn't expect her Steamboat Red to advance to the district playoffs when the tennis season began this summer.
Environmentalists are trying to stop state and local governments across the West that are claiming rights of way for roads through national parks, forests, wildlife refuges, wilderness areas and other public lands.