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Jimmy Westlake: A banner year for Perseid meteors

The annual Perseid meteor shower is cranking up this week and is expected to peak just before dawn on Friday morning.

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Listo Para Kínder program prepares ELL students for kindergarten

Lisa Para Kinder, a two-week kindergarten readiness program, kicked off Aug. 1 and specifically is targeting ELL students, most of whom haven’t attended a preschool program before, according to Sheila Henderson, executive director of Integrated Community.

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Steamboat Springs High School hires SportsMed to play athletic trainer's role

This year, there will be a big change along the sidelines of high school sporting events in Steamboat Springs, but the school's athletic director is confident that athletes will continue to see a high-level of care.

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Youthful performers close out Perry-Mansfield season

Perry-Mansfield Arts School and Camp will close out its season with a Young Artists Collective Evening of Theatre and Dance at 8 p.m. on Friday and Saturday in the camp's main studio.

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Appraisals reveal value of Steamboat Springs School District properties

The Steamboat Springs School District’s historic high school building and the 2.4-acre lot it sits on could be worth $4.6 million, according to an appraiser hired by the district this summer.

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School board weighs pros, cons of kindergarten mill levy

The Steamboat Springs Board of Education continues to weigh the pros and cons of asking voters in November to fund full-day kindergarten.

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Jimmy Westlake: Poniatowski’s bull

The distinctive V-shaped group of stars that forms the face of this summertime bull bears a striking resemblance to the more familiar face of our wintertime bull, Taurus.

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School district demography report under review

A 2014 demographics report, commissioned by the Steamboat Springs School District, is under review by both district leaders and the Community Committee for Education, or CC4E, as the latter group works to make recommendations for the district’s future.

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YVMC gives $150K to local schools for behavioral health

Yampa Valley Medical Center has gifted $150,000 to Routt County’s three school districts in an effort to boost behavioral health services and education.

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New Steamboat Christian School prepares for opening

The new Steamboat Christian School has enrolled 22 students for the upcoming school year, and school leaders are continuing to accept applications.

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Old cabins at Perry-Mansfield retain the spirit of 'the Ladies' who found the arts camp

Charlotte and Portia's spirits live on

Longtime Perry-Mansfield drama teacher senses the presence of "the Ladies" in vintage log cabins

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Editor chooses 4 'best bets' for weekend

Steamboat Pilot & Today Editor Lisa Schlichtman offers her top arts and entertainment picks for the upcoming weekend.

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Soroco preschool earns impressive state ranking

The Soroco Preschool at Yampa has been recognized by the Colorado Department of Education as a level 4 of 5 childcare facility under the new Colorado Shines rating system.

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Oak Creek resident learns his driveway belongs to South Routt School District

The South Routt Board of Education learned Tuesday that the school district owns a small parcel of land currently being used as an Oak Creek man’s driveway and a site for a storage shed.

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Jimmy Westlake: Welcome to the dog days of summer

The use of the phrase “dog days” can be traced back over 2,000 years to the early Greek civilization.