Council on Aging menus for the week of Sept. 15

Lunch menus for Steamboat Springs Community Center, Hayden American Legion Hall and South Routt Community Center.

Routt County school lunch menus for week of Sept. 15

Lunch menus for Steamboat Springs School District, Hayden School District, South Routt School District and Heritage Christian School

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Hands-on science school enters 14th year

More than 65 area sixth-graders are attending camp this week, and 200 more will complete the science school by the end of the month.

School district will send out requests for proposals for architect, owner's representative

The Steamboat Springs School District will send out requests for proposals for an owner's representative and an architect to evaluate district space and the potential need for a third elementary school, the School Board voted Monday.

School district looking to hire architect, project manager for 3rd elementary

Steamboat Springs School District Superintendent Brad Meeks plans to ask the School Board for permission to hire an architect and project manager at Monday night's School Board meeting to evaluate the district's options for increasing classroom space.

Routt County school lunch menus for the week of Sept. 8

Routt County school lunch menus for the week of Sept. 8

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Annual event highlights life-changing programs

Partners in Routt County will host their annual fundraiser, the Java & Jazz event this Friday at the Larson Barn. The event offers the opportunity for the community to meet the staff and mentors of the organization for a night of great drinks and music.

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Colorado Student Care brings school supplies and pizza to South Routt

In total, the supply drive raised about $11,000 worth of school supplies, which included a generous first-time donation of back-to-school pizza from Blue Sage.

Montessori charter school looks at 2016 opening

Organizers with the envisioned Mountain Montessori Charter School are moving forward with their application to the Colorado Charter School Institute, but have pushed back a target opening until fall 2016.

Routt County, Steamboat Springs School District oppose downtown URA

The objections to the proposal are detailed in a letter from the Routt County Board of Commissioners, the East Routt Library District Board of Trustees and the Steamboat Springs School District, which was hand-delivered to the Steamboat Springs City Council on Friday.

Superintendent defends district transfer student policy

Superintendent Brad Meeks said that although there are many students who live outside the district boundaries, the district has a sound policy for admitting transfer students.

Routt County school district lunch menus for the week of Sept. 1

Routt school district lunch menus for week of Sept. 1

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.