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State asking South Routt for repayment of Peabody loan

The Colorado Department of Education is asking the South Routt School District to urge Routt County Treasurer Brita Horn to accept a tax payment from Peabody Energy Holdings.

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Perry-Mansfield program launches at Hayden Schools

The Perry-Mansfield in the Schools program, funded by the National Endowment for the Arts, is underway this week in Hayden.

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Steamboat Springs students will embark on educational tour of Greece and Rome

A group of Steamboat Springs seventh and eighth graders will embark on a nine-day educational expedition to Italy and Greece during spring break 2017.

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Thursday forum aims to educate public on school finance

Like all districts in Colorado, the Steamboat Springs School District's funding was adversely affected by the Great Recession.

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School board aiming to strengthen communication

Steamboat Springs school board members are aiming to improve communication between the board and district and the community as a whole.

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Jimmy Westlake: Algol — a spooky star for Halloween

The star that marks the eye of Medusa is a most remarkable star named Algol, which means the “Demon Star.”

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Routt County school lunch menus for week of Oct. 24

■ Steamboat Springs School District Monday: Peri peri African chicken with Ethiopian cabbage Tuesday: Pumpkin chipotle soup, assorted bread Wednesday: Pasta Vicenza style or Alfredo sauce Thursday: Pork in orange sauce with sweet potato Friday: Homemade pizza (gluten-free available)

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High school employee remains hopeful while battling leukemia

Longtime Steamboat Springs High School bookkeeper Denise Pearson is remaining hopeful after starting a new round of chemotherapy this week to fight recently diagnosed leukemia.

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Jimmy Westlake: Delightful Delphinus

The autumn sky is dominated by several giant constellations that eat up a lot of territory, but tucked in between these sky-hogs are a few tiny constellations that are a snap to locate precisely because they are so compact.

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Election Guide 2016: Referendum 3C — Tax increase for full-day kindergarten

The Steamboat Springs Board of Education voted in August for the school district to let voters decide whether to approve Referendum 3C, a mill levy override to fund free all-day kindergarten in the city.

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Election Guide 2016: Referendum 3D — Hayden seeks money for school buses

The Hayden School District is in a financial bind and is asking voters to pay additional taxes so the district can buy new buses.

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CMC sustainability professor picks up national award

Colorado Mountain College associate professor Dr. Tina Evans knows firsthand how hard it can be to keep students in the right frame of mind when studying sustainability.

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Routt County school lunch menus for week of Oct. 17

■ Steamboat Springs School District Monday: Beef taco bar (hard or soft shell) Tuesday: Miso chicken with ramen noodles Wednesday: Pasta Calabrian style or Alfredo sauce

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Parents with a Purpose tackle youth drug use

Local parents took their knowledge about illegal drugs to a higher level Wednesday during a meeting with local law enforcement.

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New school district demographics report highly anticipated

Anticipation is building for a new Steamboat Springs School District demographics report, with stakeholders curious to see how new projections compare to a 2014 report.