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North Routt Preschool kicks off fundraising campaign

North Routt Preschool in Clark is kicking off a sizable fundraising campaign in an effort to pay down the school’s mortgage.

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Jimmy Westlake: An evening star for Christmas

On Christmas Eve, dazzling Venus will appear only 2 degrees from the star Gamma Capricorni, also known by the lovely name Nashira, which means “bringing good tidings.” What

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Head of Steamboat's Emerald Mountain School retiring

Though the school’s search committee will look nationwide for Mensing’s replacement, qualified local candidates are encouraged to reach out to the school for the position statement if interested in the opening.

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Steamboat Springs drama students qualify for nationals

This year, 17 Steamboat Springs High School drama students qualified for nationals at the state competition in 13 different events.

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Drug search turns up no illegal substances

No drugs or illegal substances were discovered during a K-9 search of Steamboat Springs High School Monday, according to Steamboat Springs Police Chief Cory Christensen.

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Routt County school lunch menus for week of Dec. 12

■ Steamboat Springs School District Monday: Chicken noodle soup, assorted bread Tuesday: Beef taco Wednesday: Pasta Calabrian style or Alfredo sauce Thursday: Chicken Szechuan stir fry over rice Friday: Homemade pizza (gluten-free available)

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Colorado Experience comes to Steamboat Springs

The creators of the Rocky Mountain PBS series, Colorado Experience, will premiere two never-before-seen episodes of historical documentaries in Steamboat Springs, where one of the episodes was based.

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Cooler heads prevail at Steamboat Springs school board meeting

Monday night’s Steamboat Springs School District Board of Education meeting took on a more subdued tone after a contentious meeting Nov. 7. That’s when tempers flared after several board members unsuccessfully attempted to unseat Margie Huron as board president.

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Jimmy Westlake: The universe below

Six months later, during the late fall, we can gaze out of the bottom of the Milky Way to see what lies beneath our galaxy.

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Routt County school lunch menus for week of Dec. 5

■ Steamboat Springs School District Monday: Potato leek soup, assorted bread Tuesday: Beef taco Wednesday: Pasta Chianti style or Alfredo sauce Thursday: Vietnamese braised pork with noodles Friday: Homemade pizza (gluten-free available)

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Steamboat students form new club to promote awareness about sexual assault

A group of Steamboat Springs High School students have recently taken it upon themselves to educate their peers about the issue of sexual assault through a newly founded club.

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Committee reveals five options for future of Steamboat Springs schools

The options focus on various school capacities and aim for long-term solutions that would provide space in the coming years based on 1.7 percent annual student growth — the average rate of growth of the past 10 years in the district.

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Hayden eyeing new schools

The Hayden School District is eyeing free money from the state to help pay for a single building and campus that would house all of the district's facilities.

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Celestial News: Catch Orion rising

Orion is one of only two constellations visible from Colorado that contain two first magnitude stars.

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Routt County school lunch menus for week of Nov. 28

• Steamboat Springs School District Monday: Hotdog bar Tuesday: Stir fry chicken with mango over rice Wednesday: Pasta Tuscan style or Alfredo sauce Thursday: Hunan beef over rice Friday: Homemade pizza (gluten-free available)