In celebration of Earth Day, Yampa Valley Sustainability Council/Yampa Valley Recycles is selling “keep our mountains green” reusable shopping bags and 2014 ReTree trees from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at City Market in Steamboat Springs.
The plan proposes minimal staffing increases through 2020 and also includes the possibility of a new fire station west of Steamboat and the establishment of a new or expanded central fire station in downtown Steamboat.
Jean Benton and her art-on-wheels car are a common sight in Steamboat Springs, and as Jean drives down Lincoln Avenue, she gets waves and honks and thumbs-up from the people she passes.
The four main stars of Corvus form an unmistakable kite-shaped pattern located one-third of the way up in our southern sky about 10 p.m. in late April. The distinctive pattern makes Corvus easy to spot.
7:37 a.m. Officers were called to a complaint about a dog that was howling all night long in the 300 block of Eighth Street. The dog's owner was given a warning.
The Hayden Station coal-fired power plant is getting $160 million worth of emissions-reducing upgrades as part of a larger $1 billion push by Xcel Energy.
State Rep. Diane Mitsch Bush, D-Steamboat Springs, is working to keep Safe Routes to School grants alive, a new cooking class in Hayden is funded by LiveWell Northwest Colorado and Trevyn Newpher is Steamboat Ski Area’s new Steamboat Bike Park manager.
Now that spring weather finally has arrived in the Yampa Valley, thoughts turn to spring activities such as biking, hiking and running. “Getting fit for spring sports is essential,” occupational therapist Marty Melland said. “You want to condition yourself in order to avoid injury.”
A high trend of obesity in Hayden School District spurred a new cooking course funded by LiveWell Northwest Colorado and a Healthy Schools Successful Students grant.
The Hayden and Soroco high school track teams competed during the weekend, racking up strong results.
Trevyn Newpher will step in as Steamboat Ski Area’s Steamboat Bike Park manager, a newly created position.
Centennial Bank is participating in a statewide book drive through Executives Partnering to Invest in Children. Centennial Bank will host a donation center for new and gently used books for children from birth to 8 years old.
Rep. Diane Mitsch Bush, D-Steamboat Springs, is working to keep the Safe Routes to School program intact by bringing a bill to the House and Senate floors.
12:26 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of a suspicious incident in a residence at the 1900 block of Clubhouse Drive. A neighbor called and said someone was walking around in the residence with a flashlight when the place was supposed to be unoccupied. When officers arrived no one was inside the residence.
The Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association will offer immunizations for infants and preschool children (including those entering kindergarten) at the South Routt High School Commons Area from 3 to 5 p.m. Tuesday.
Routt County Board of Commissioners meeting agenda for April 21 and 22, 2014
April is Child Abuse Prevention Awareness Month, a time to raise awareness to the issues of child abuse and neglect in our county.
Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association: Vaccinating on time important for keeping kids safe, healthy
Parents agree that feeding and sleep schedules are important to help keep their children healthy. The same goes for childhood immunizations. Vaccinating children on time is the best way to protect them against 14 serious and potentially deadly diseases before their second birthday.
A delicious soup for lemon lovers. Not as good for leftovers, but you won’t have leftovers anyway!
Bartenders serve patrons. Patrons have fun, sometimes too much fun. It’s a unique relationship. It’s part friendship and part therapy.