Briefs for April 27


Advocates hosts event at Mahogany Ridge

Advocates Against Battering and Abuse will celebrate Sexual Assault Awareness Month with an event Thursday night at Mahogany Ridge Brewery and Grill. Along with live music and raffles, Advocates will sell special pint glasses that can be refilled for $2 during the event.

Spring dance program at 7 p.m. Saturday

The Let's Dance Studio Spring Dance Program is at 7 p.m. Saturday in the Soroco High School auditorium in Oak Creek. Tickets are $5 for adults and $3 for seniors. Children 12 and younger get in free. This year's performance includes 24 dance pieces covering all forms of dance -- children's creative dances, ballet, modern jazz, hip-hop, tap and more. Dancers range from age 3 to adult.

Newspaper seeking Editorial Board members

The Steamboat Pilot & Today is accepting letters of interest from community representatives interested in serving on the newspaper's Editorial Board. The community representatives would serve a four-month term beginning May 1.

The Editorial Board includes two community representatives and four members of the newspaper staff. Newspaper staff members on the board include publisher Suzanne Schlicht, editor Scott Stanford, city editor Melissa Roddy and reporter Tom Ross. The Editorial Board formulates the Our View opinions expressed on the ViewPoints page of the newspaper.

Readers interested in serving on the Editorial Board should send a letter of 500 words or less expressing their interest in the board to Stanford at or P.O. Box 774827; Steamboat Springs, CO 80477. Letters also may be dropped off at the Pilot & Today office at 1901 Curve Plaza. Nominations are due April 27.

Call Stanford at 871-4221 with questions.

High school looking for past valedictorians

Steamboat Springs High School is compiling a list of past valedictorians. If you have information from any past classes at SSHS, e-mail Gayle Dudley at or call 871-3641. This information will be used for an alumni Hall of Fame.

Veterans Affairs Office offers benefits information

The Veterans Affairs Office of Routt County, in the Workforce Office in Sundance at Fish Creek, shopping center, offers information about the benefits available after discharge from the U.S. military. The office hours are 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday through Wednesday and 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday.

Registration has begun for Mustang Roundup

Registration is under way for the 17th annual Mustang Roundup, which will be held June 17 and 18. Events will include a scenic mountain tour, an autocross at the Meadows parking lot and the traditional Show 'n' Shine on Lincoln Avenue. Registration for the Show 'n' Shine ends June 1; forms are available at the Steamboat Springs Chamber Resort Association Visitors Center or online at Call 879-0882.


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