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.

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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.

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.

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Recent survey details business climate in Routt County

The 122 survey respondents lauded Routt County as a place to do business because of a diverse economy, quality schools and a generally positive, supportive atmosphere.

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Jimmy Westlake: Spot the two giants of summer

Two very large constellations, Ophiuchus, the Serpent Bearer, and Hercules, the Strong Man, take up a large chunk of our late summer sky. We see them standing head to head, high up in the southern sky as darkness falls.