Research shows that up to 90 percent of brain development occurs in the first five years of life. As stated by the Colorado Department of Education, “In the early years of each child's life, every experience, every day creates the foundation for success in school and beyond.”
In their book, "No Drama Discipline," mental health experts, Drs. Dan Siegel and Tina Payne Bryson, describe how the brain works, especially when kids feel intense emotions. They emphasize three things to keep in mind when your child is having a difficult time.
Beginning Monday, the City Streets Division will begin replacing the bridge decking that crosses Butcherknife Creek in the alley from Sixth and Seventh streets between Oak and Pine streets. This work is estimated to take five days. During the project, the alley will be closed to through traffic, including pedestrians. Most resident and business parking should remain open.
Routt County Council on Aging menus for the week of Aug. 24
Routt County school lunch menus for week the of Aug. 31
Friday was my first time attending a Steamboat Springs High School football game, and no, it wasn’t the best night for the Sailors.
The Steamboat Springs High School football team lost 27-0 to Moffat County on Friday in Craig. The Sailors are off until Sept. 11 when they travel to Aspen.
Fox journalist and Fox News contributor Mary Katherine Ham, it was difficult to take a side during Friday's Freedom Conference debate on marijuana legalization.
7:45 p.m. Officers were called to a report of a drunk woman who unloaded the Gondola. A sober friend came and picked her up.
Naturally, Mark Stepp is putting the blame on his wife, Lindsay. If it weren’t for her, Stepp might not be living his dream as a master grower and co-owner of Oak Creek’s Park Range Recreationals.
West of Steamboat saw 13 residential sales in June 2015 with an average sale price of $465,300 and a median price of $443,500, for an average price per square foot of $257.
Expert Adam Cohen predicted to Steamboat Springs Planning Commission that Passive House Apartments, when complete, would garner national attention as a rare example of a market driven development with net-zero energy use.
With all the worry over the future of coal, residents of Northwest Colorado can breathe a sigh relief knowing their the state is ahead of the curve on federal methane and volatile organic compound regulations.
Carson signed books, posed for photos with fans and even fit in a game of pool before giving a speech at the Freedom Conference.
At its regular board of trustees meeting Thursday, the Town of Oak Creek approved the purchase of a property located adjacent to Elk’s Tavern on Main Street.
The list of things I wanted to do this summer is way too long, but the good news is that another summer is always just around the corner.
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Of the many beautiful gardens in Routt County, my favorites feature meandering pathways that lead you through the beds of plants. For plants that are intended to be trodden upon, gardeners should look for a ground cover plant that is low growing, spreads easily and is dense enough to inhibit weeds.
After reading Gary Kalow’s response, “Rob is right but wrong,” to Rob Douglas’ letter to the editor in Steamboat Today Aug. 25, I must agree that he is right. However, he is also wrong.
Steamboat Today’s next Coffee and a Newspaper will be held from noon to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 2, at the newspaper office, 1901 Curve Plaza. The Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club will be the topic of discussion, and SSWSC Executive Director Jim Boyne will present information about the club, including an update on its new Alpine ski racing venue on Mount Werner.