Student entrepreneur program could come to Steamboat Springs

An Illinois-based nonprofit is hoping to bring an innovative student entrepreneurship program to Steamboat Springs in the coming year or two.

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Steamboat students perform well on two college readiness exams

Steamboat Springs High School staff learned last week that students in 2015 excelled in two forms of assessments known for predicting college readiness — the Colorado ACT and Advanced Placement exams.

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Jimmy Westlake: The Eyes of the Dragon

Peering at us from out of the darkness on late summer evenings are the twinkling eyes of Draco, the Dragon.

Teen e-cigarette use on the rise in Steamboat Springs

Nationwide, e-cigarette use among middle and high school students tripled from 2013 to 2014, with 13.4 percent of high school students now admitting to use within the last 30 days, according to the CDC.

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Monday is first day for students at Steamboat's district-run preschool

Monday marks the first day of class for the Steamboat Springs School District’s littlest learners, who range in age from 3 to 6 years old.

Candidates emerge for every open Routt County school board seat

Candidates have turned out to run in every Routt County school board seat up for re-election or a vacancy this fall, district election officials confirmed Friday.

Routt County school lunch menus for week the of Aug. 31

Routt County school lunch menus for week the of Aug. 31

Colowyo and Trapper continue to sift through legal woes

As OSMRE approaches its Sept. 6 deadline, Craig and Moffat County are faced with a pivotal moment in the future of the area’s economy. Although the situation at Colowyo may be approaching resolution, Trapper Mine, which was originally spared from a remedial assessment in Jackson’s ruling, has been thrown back into the ring and will likely be subject to an OSMRE redo.

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14th annual North Routt BBQ slated for Saturday

Benefiting the North Routt Community Charter School, the annual North Routt BBQ is one of the school's biggest fundraisers and will take place this Saturday at the Hahn's Peak Roadhouse.

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Finance director warns South Routt School Board about spending

New South Routt School District finance director Mark Rydberg was stern with school board members this week about the need to be fiscally conservative.

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Another 60 students join Steamboat Springs School District

Enrollment is up yet again in the Steamboat Springs School District, with about 60 new students reporting to class Wednesday, bringing the district total to 2,527 students.

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$92 million Steamboat Springs school construction bond will be on November ballot

It’s official — voters will be asked this November to support a $92 million bond measure to fund the construction of a new high school and upgrades to buildings across the Steamboat Springs School District.

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Sustainability Council's ReTree program heads to the classroom

Students at Steamboat Springs High School will be the first to pilot a new environmental literacy curriculum created by the Yampa Valley Sustainability Council.

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Jimmy Westlake: Cassiopeia ushers in autumn

One of the first star patterns to catch your eye in the late summer and early fall is a distinctive group of 5 bright stars in the northeastern sky that forms the shape of a letter “W.”

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Perhac to leave Colorado Mountain College after seven years

Kathy Kiser-Miller to serve as replacement

The campus has matured significantly under the leadership of Perhac, who oversaw the planning and completion of the new academic building.