Monday, December 31, 2007
Food assistance available through LIFT-UP
Steamboat Springs USDA commodities are being distributed for the fourth quarter of 2007 at LIFT-UP of Routt County offices in Steamboat Springs, Hayden and Oak Creek, through the Emergency Food Assistance Program. Eligible households may receive Assistance Program foods once per quarter.
This quarterly distribution ends today.
Food will be given on a first-come, first-served basis. Call 870-8804 between 1 and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday to ask about income-eligibility and hours of operation for each office.
Editorial Board seeking new members
The Steamboat Pilot & Today is accepting letters of interest from readers who would like to serve as community representatives on the newspaper's Editorial Board from Jan. 1 through April 30.
The Editorial Board includes two community representatives and four members of the newspaper staff. Newspaper staff members on the board include Publisher Bryna Larsen, editor Brent Boyer, city editor Mike Lawrence and reporter Tom Ross. The Editorial Board formulates the Our View opinions expressed on the ViewPoints page of the newspaper. The Editorial Board meets at 10 a.m. Tuesdays.
Readers interested in serving on the Editorial Board should send a letter of 500 words or less expressing their interest to Boyer at firstname.lastname@example.org or to P.O. Box 774827, Steamboat Springs, CO 80477. Letters also may be dropped off at the Pilot & Today office at 1901 Curve Plaza. Call Boyer at 871-4221 with questions.