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Steamboat school bond campaigns heat up

Tensions are rising between groups on either side of the Steamboat Springs School District’s $92 million bond question, which voters will be asked to decide on in the coming weeks.

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Jimmy Westlake: Three defunct star patterns of fall

In 1929, the International Astronomical Union, or the IAU, sat down to weed through the hundreds of constellations that had been invented over the centuries, and when the smoke cleared, 88 star patterns remained.

Preliminary numbers show Colorado Mountain College enrollment up

College-wide enrollment has increased particularly among Hispanic students aged 18 and 19 and directly out of high school and among full-time students from outside Colorado.

Routt County school lunch menus for week of Sept. 28

Routt County school lunch menus for week of Sept. 28

Two contested and three uncontested races for seats on South Routt's school board

Despite being the only Routt County school board to still use candidate districts and being the board with the most seats — seven — the South Routt board of education hasn’t struggled to attract candidates this year.

Candidates remain positive at annual First Impressions forum

A sampling of city council and school board hopefuls kept the discussion positive during a forum hosted by First Impressions Wednesday.

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School bond includes funding for road improvements near proposed high school

Some Steamboat Springs City Council members recently wondered aloud what the district's plans were for investing in the nearby intersections that would be impacted by a new high school.

Diverse group of school board candidates running in Steamboat's first at-large election

An engineer, a retired community college professor, a library manager, a water delivery company operator and a pharmacist are among the five candidates vying for three open four-year seats on the Steamboat Springs School Board.

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Jimmy Westlake: Total eclipse to darken the moon Sunday

The student members of the Colorado Mountain College SKY Club and I, along with Steamboat Today, would like to invite you and your family out to the CMC campus next Sunday evening for a special “Eclipse Watch” program.

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Steamboat's school bond question one of only a few across Colorado

The Steamboat Springs School District’s proposed $92 million bond question is one of only a handful of school improvement bonds totaling about $500 million going before Colorado voters this November.

Routt County school lunch menus for week of Sept. 21

■ Steamboat Springs School District Monday: Kentucky glazed pork spareribs, buttermilk biscuits

Candidate Kristen Feiges drops from Steamboat school board race

Kristen Feiges, one of two candidates for the Steamboat Springs School District’s two-year school board seat has withdrawn as a candidate, though her name will still appear on the ballot.

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Girls join champion for run

One of the premier ultra-marathon runners in the world, Run, Rabbit Run 100-mile race champ Nikki Kimball took time before this weekend's big event to log some laps with local girls.

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South Routt School District staff working to address declining enrollment

Mohr reported to board members Tuesday night that district enrollment is down to 334 students — down from 391 students early last school year.

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Steamboat enrollment numbers level out, 40 new students over last year

Updated enrollment numbers for the Steamboat Springs School District show an increase of about 40 new students over last year, down from 60 new students on the first day of school.