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School district, YVEA reach agreement on purchase of school site in west Steamboat

The school district is considering using the 70-acre Overlook property as a home for the new high school that would have capacity for more than 1,100 students.

DA says deadly force justified in officer involved shooting near Dinosaur

Moffat County's District Attorney finds deadly force was justified in the death of James Damon on March 9 near Dinosaur in Northwest Colorado.

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CMC president tapped for national river conservation board

Colorado Mountain College President Carrie Besnette Hauser has been named to the board of directors of American Rivers, a non-profit focusing on river conservation.

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Tough life doesn't deter Steamboat graduate heading for Colorado Mountain College

The maturity Thania Núñez has gained over the years has led the recent Steamboat Springs High School graduate to earn one of 14 Alpine Bank Latino/Hispanic Scholarships to attend Colorado Mountain College this fall.

Steamboat Springs elementary students excel on CMAS tests

Steamboat elementary students are excelling in science and social studies, with more than double the state average amount of students showing strong or distinguished subject command.

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CMC ranked third most affordable in country for bachelor's degree

Colorado Mountain College is ranked third in affordability nationwide for getting a bachelor’s degree according to the U.S. Department of Education, college officials announced earlier this month.

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Yampa Valley High School educators design first health curriculum for marijuana in the country

When students started approaching Yampa Valley High School counselor Molly Lotz and teachers Sarah Peed and Chuck Rosemond about marijuana use, they found they had no resources, locally or nationally, to address these questions from a post-legalization perspective. After exhausting their resources, the three decided to develop their own reality and science-based education curriculum for schools in northwest Colorado and around the country.

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Colorado Mountain College adopts 2015-16 budget

Colorado Mountain College administrators said Monday that strong fiscal management of the school has allowed the CMC board to adopt a stable budget for the upcoming year.

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School Board President Roger Good candidate for State Board of Education

Steamboat Springs School Board President Roger Good is one of nine Republican applicants vying for a vacant seat on the Colorado State Board of Education.

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YVMC to take over Steamboat Springs School District health center

The Steamboat Springs School District is negotiating a contract with Yampa Valley Medical Center to take over operations of the district’s employee health center.

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Perry-Mansfield and First Friday Artwalk bring street performances to art galleries this Friday

Combining movement and art, dancers from Perry-Mansfield Performing Arts School and Camp will partner with First Friday Artwalk this weekend for unique street performances reflecting local artwork.

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Hayden baseball team dominates tourney

It simply all came together at just the right time for the Hayden 8-10 year olds baseball team last weekend as it competed in a season ending tournament in Rangely.

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.