South Routt School District will ask taxpayers to renew property tax on November ballot

The South Routt School District School Board unanimously voted to ask taxpayers to renew a $354,357 property tax on November's ballot. The property tax wouldn't be an increase but rather a continuation of a tax approved by South Routt voters in 2010.

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More than 250 new students boost enrollment at CMC

Enrollment at Colorado Mountain College's Alpine campus is on the rise, with increased applicants and more than 250 new students, college administrators announced this week.

Demographer urges Steamboat School Board to build 3rd elementary school

The Steamboat Springs School District needs to build a third elementary school to accommodate increasing enrollment, a demographer said Monday.

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Steamboat Springs School Board is skeptical of city's urban renewal plan

School board members see the plan as coming at the expense of their future tax funding.

Steamboat Springs School Board to revisit 2015-16 school calendar options

The Steamboat Springs School Board will continue to review options for the 2015-16 school calendar and reveal the results of a demographic study during its Monday night meeting.

Routt County school district lunch menus for the week of Aug. 25

Routt County school district lunch menus for the week of Aug. 25

Steamboat Springs School District to embark on strategic planning

The district is contracting with the Cambrian Group at a cost of $32,500 to facilitate the planning and provide ongoing consultations over the next several months.

Steamboat school supply drive planned for next two weekends

Colorado Student Care is once again seeking donations of school supplies to distribute to schools in the region.

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Modular buildings arrive as Steamboat school enrollment continues to climb

Two new modular classrooms are being installed at Soda Creek Elementary School this week, adding additional teaching space as enrollment across the district continues to creep up.

Routt County school lunch menus for week of Aug. 18

Routt County school lunch menus for week of Aug. 18

Steamboat TCAP results once again promising, Hayden and South Routt improving

The 2014 Transitional Colorado Assessment Program results are in, and the results for the Steamboat, Hayden and Soutt Routt school districts are varied. It's the final year of the state standardized test before the Colorado Department of Education moves to a new, multistate test.

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Wyoming police conclude Moffat County football team hazing investigation

County attorney reviewing information, has yet to become public

On Aug. 8, the Evanston (Wyoming) Police Department concluded its investigation into the alleged Moffat County football hazing incident that took place in Evanston from June 18 to 20. Uinta County Prosecuting Attorney E. Dean Stout now will review the evidence and make recommendations about how to deal with any criminal activity that might have taken place at the football camp.

Steamboat School Board business items pushed to Aug. 25 meeting

A host of items is on the business docket for the Steamboat Springs School Board in the coming weeks and months, including the 2015-16 school calendar issue, a demographic report on increased enrollment and a discussion about the Amendment 23 lawsuit.

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Local community leaders will help to implement statewide environmental education plan

Here in Routt County, local and visiting children have access to a robust and growing environmental education program.

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Vader feeling comfortable as Hayden's new superintendent 1 month into new job

Hayden School District Superintendent Trudy Vader is a month into her new job. The first line of business is forging a bond between the Hayden community and its education system, as well as revamping the district's vision for the near and distant future.