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Steamboat teacher training focuses on Orton-Gillingham reading approach

Teachers from the region are training in Steamboat this week on the basics of a philosophical strategy to help students learning to read.

Steamboat seat and three others open on CMC Board of Trustees

Colorado Mountain College’s Board of Trustees is seeking candidates to run for four seats up for election this fall, including the Routt County seat currently held by Ken Brenner.

Steamboat Springs School Board discusses future of 7th Street building

The future of the Steamboat Springs School District’s administration offices was the focus of a school board meeting Monday night.

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Jimmy Westlake: Don’t miss the Perseid meteor shower

The annual Perseid meteor shower is cranking up and is expected to peak around 2 a.m. MDT Thursday, Aug. 13.

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Building support: A closer look at the proposed Steamboat Springs School District bond measure

Just three months remain for Steamboat Springs School District officials to make their case for why the community should support a bond measure to fund a new high school and capital upgrades that come with a price tag in excess of $90 million.

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Steamboat Springs High School Class of '95 looks back two decades

Steamboat Springs High School Class of 1995 reunites and rallies around former classmate David Virgili.

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Eleven Routt County school board seats open this fall

Routt County’s three school district boards of education have a combined 11 seats opening up this fall, and candidates can being circulating election petitions next week.

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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.