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Details of proposed mill levy override to run new Steamboat Springs school revealed

If a discussed ballot measure and mill levy override for a new high school and districtwide updates are approved by voters, the average homeowner could see school-related property taxes increase by $287 within a few years.

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Steamboat Springs School Board votes in support of new high school on YVEA site

The Steamboat Springs School Board voted unanimously Monday in favor of a plan to build a new high school on property owned by Yampa Valley Electric Association on the western edge of Steamboat Springs.

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Perry-Mansfield offers public a sneak peak of its work at this week's Tuesday Under the Stars

After only two days at the Perry-Mansfield Performing Arts School and Camp, performers, choreographers and directors will showcase their works so far to a public audience on Tuesday night at the third Tuesday Under the Stars of this summer’s series.

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Jimmy Westlake: New Horizons spacecraft zooms closer to Pluto

On July 14, NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft, after a nine and a half year journey, finally will fly through the Pluto system and reveal the mysteries of this misfit planet and its five moons to us at long last.

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College grad more than halfway done with scooter ride from Colorado to Alaska

On May 12, Robert Shearon was in Steamboat Springs talking to students about overcoming addictions to drugs and alcohol. Today, he is getting close to completing his goal of driving his 49 cc Honda Ruckus scooter 4,600 miles from Colorado to Anchorage, Alaska.

Partners in Routt County receives $143,782 in AmeriCorps grants

After spending months preparing a hefty application, the Partners in Routt County received $143,782 from AmeriCorps through Serve Colorado to fund a portion of their expenses for the next two years.

Steamboat Springs High School Band returns from England with stories of success

After two years of planning, fundraising and practicing, the Steamboat Springs High School band was able to fly to England for a week of music, performance, sight-seeing, some surprise encounters and a recording with BBC Four.

School board expresses urgency in submitting final master plan

After expressing growing interest last week in the “C.2” option to build a new high school on property owned by the Yampa Valley Electric Association, the Steamboat Springs School Board unanimously agreed that they needed to narrow down the list of which of the six options to pursue.

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Sally Lambert named Friend of Education for 2014-15 school year

When Sally Lambert’s son Shane was in second grade, she picked up some math curriculum for older children in an effort to keep his sharp mind challenged.

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Steamboat Spellbinders continues to enchant young readers

Many people have childhood memories of their parents or teachers reading from brightly colored books with a rhyme between every line. Students from a handful of classes at Strawberry Park Elementary and Soda Creek Elementary will have quite different memories, ones of oral storytelling, thanks to the Steamboat Spellbinders.

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Steamboat Springs School Board continues discussion on new school

Board shows preference for new high school, leaves all options on the table

Members of the Steamboat Springs School Board are showing preference for an option to build a new high school, but aren’t taking any of the five options for school construction off the table just yet.

Steamboat Springs School District and city remain far apart on URA harm

Steamboat Springs city staff and the Steamboat Springs School District school board remain in outspoken disagreement of how the mountain urban renewal authority has financially impacted the district.

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CMC student elected to national Amnesty International board

A Colorado Mountain College student is now the youngest member of Amnesty International USA’s Board of Directors.

Routt County Council on Aging menus for the week of June 15

Routt County Council on Aging menus

Totally Kids meal program menus for week of June 15

Totally Kids meal program menus