Briefs for Nov. 12


Winter coats from LIFT-UP of Routt County and Steamboat Cleaners' coat drive will be distributed today.istribution will take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Warehouse No. 9 in the Copper Ridge Business Park on Copper Ridge Circle, behind Elk River Farm and Feed.lpine Taxi will give free rides from its office on U.S. Highway 40 west of downtown Steamboat to the coat distribution center. For more information, call 870-8804.

High School performs 'Taming of the Shrew'

Steamboat Springs High School presents Shakespeare's "Taming of the Shrew" at 7 p.m. Friday and Nov. 19 in the high school theater. Tickets are $10 for adults, $8 for children ages 13 to 18 and $5 for children ages 12 and younger and for students with activity passes. Tickets are available at All That Jazz.

Scholarship applications due Tuesday for athletes

Steamboat's Over the Hill Gang is offering financial assistance of as much as $1,000 per athlete for local winter sports competitors. The money is to be used for an athlete's education or skills improvements in their sport. Applicants must be attending or have graduated from a Routt County school or be a minimum two-year resident of the county. They also must be between ages 14 and 22 as of Tuesday.

Scholarship applications are available at all Routt County high schools, Steamboat Springs Middle School, The Lowell Whiteman School, Christian Heritage School, Colorado Mountain College and the Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club. Applications must be completed and submitted by Tuesday. Recipients will be announced in December. Call Pat Aljanich at 879-5784 or Kay Burch at 879-6070 for more information.

Suicide support group

to meet once a month

Reaching Everyone Prev--enting Suicide, or REPS, is offering a new monthly support group for those who have lost a loved one to or who have been touched by suicide. "Heartbeat of Routt County" will be held the second Tuesday of each month at 6 p.m. in the Visiting Nurse Association office, 940 Central Park Drive, Suite 101. Hosts include Ronna Autrey and Laurie Marano, both of whom are local community members who have lost loved ones to suicide. For more information, call Ronna at 871-0682.


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