Steamboat briefs for Jan. 17


Medical transportation available for vets

— Transportation to the Grand Junction and Denver VA medical centers is available for veterans who are unable to drive and who have an appointment Monday through Friday at either hospital. This service is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Call the Veterans Affairs Officer of Routt County at 879-5489 or e-mail to arrange transportation.

Veterans are encouraged to take advantage of the medical services available to them through the VA. Entering the VA medical system requires a copy of your DD 214 and about 20 minutes to fill out a form with the VA officer. The Routt County office is in the Workforce Center in the Sundance at Fish Creek shopping center. The office is open 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday through Wednesday.

Routt County 4-H enrollment under way

Membership enrollment is ongoing for Routt County 4-H. Membership is open to all Routt County youths between ages 5 and 18 as of Jan. 1. Visit the Routt County Extension Office in the Routt County Courthouse Annex on Sixth Street, or call 879-0825.


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