Growing Pains


School board meeting cancelled

A meeting that the Steamboat Springs Board of Education had planned for Monday night has been cancelled.

Steamboat briefs: Advisory board aims to fill position; deadline looms

The Routt County Fair Advisory Board has an at-large position open and is seeking interested parties to fill it.

Health briefs: Yellow fever vaccine shortage reported

The yellow fever vaccine, recommended or required for travel to some international destinations, is in short supply.

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Snowmakers play key role in early opening of ski area

It’s not the scene one would expect when learning about the snowmaking process at the Steamboat Ski Area.

The Record for Saturday, Nov. 28, 2015

1:20 p.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to a report of an animal complaint near Fifth Street and Lincoln Avenue.

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Steamboat Boys & Girls Club registered 2,000th member since 2009

The Boys & Girls Club of Steamboat Springs continues to grow in popularity, registering its 2,000th member Monday of last week.

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Annual drive collects more than 800 coats

Routt County should have no problem bundling up during cold weather this year, thanks to a coat drive that generated more than 800 jackets for local residents.

Thoughtful Parenting: Positive child rearing

In this day and age of single-parent child rearing, it is still possible to raise a well- mannered, healthy child with self-esteem in place. Achieving this goal requires investing extra time and effort to realize results for a lifetime.

Monday Medical: Cut cancer off with fruits and vegetables

There’s yet another reason to feel good about eating your fruits and vegetables: Scientists have found fruits and vegetables may have the ability to stop cancer growth.

Healthy eating: Slow cooker cranberry-chipotle beef

If you’re looking for a way to use leftover cranberry sauce in an easy family meal … this is it.

4-H offers variety of opportunities

Have you thought about enrolling in 4-H? Now is an excellent time to join and see what 4-H has to offer your children and family. 4-H is a community of young people learning leadership skills, citizenship, communication skills and daily living skills.

Dry needling can be powerful tool for physical therapists

Sharing a common tool with acupuncture — the microfilament needle — dry needling, often called "trigger point dry needling," is a separate process used exclusively by certified physical therapists.

Business briefs: Food and beverage operations changes at Steamboat Grand

The Steamboat Grand Hotel has hired industry-veteran Scott King as the new food and beverage director. King will be responsible for the overall culinary direction and strategies for the hotel.

Steamboat briefs: Coffee, newspaper event scheduled for Wednesday

Steamboat Pilot & Today will host its next Coffee and a Newspaper event from 7:30 to 9 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 2, at the newspaper’s office, 1901 Curve Plaza. Kim Keith, executive director of the Steamboat Springs Art Council, and Wendy Kowynia, vice president of the SSAC board, will be the featured speakers. They will talk about the arts and culture scene in Steamboat Springs and the effort underway for Steamboat to be designated as a creative district.

Real estate transactions for Nov. 19 to 26, 2015

■ No address, downtown Steamboat Springs Seller: GCP Alpenglow LLC Buyer: Blue Rhino Investments LLC Date: Nov. 19, 2015 Price: $1,900,000 Property description: A 1,511-square foot, a 1,051-square-foot and a 2,071-square-foot commercial retail units, Replat No. 1, Unit C1, C2, C3 of Alpenglow condominiums.