"It is ironic, yet very sad, that the swastika — this ancient symbol of spiritual victory and attainment, was appropriated by a force that used it for exactly the opposite reasons — to enslave and brutalize human beings." — Steven Richheimer
"We now fully understand what makes the community of Steamboat Springs so tight knit and majestic beyond the natural beauty." — Scotty Stoughton
While we understand City Council’s fiscal concerns and appreciate its desire to protect taxpayer interests, housing development is seldom a risk-free proposition.
The staff and faculty of Steamboat Springs High School would like to share with the community that we are taking the current events related to hate crimes in our workplace very seriously.
"As humanities teachers who have developed the 10th-grade interdisciplinary American Studies curriculum at Steamboat Springs High School, we are troubled, disappointed and heart-sick that students from our school engaged in the hateful act of using swastikas to threaten and intimidate fellow students." — Deirdre Boyd, Larry Gravelle and Jenny Shea
"Any signs of hate toward a group of people cannot be tolerated; especially here in Steamboat." — Cathie Voorhees
I believe dog training or behavior modification requires total teamwork.
"And we ask that Steamboat Spring High School make a concerted effort to show that intolerance and hatred have no place at their school, and that the purveyors of targeted harassment will have consequences for their actions." — Rabbi Mark Asher Goodman
"Addressing this issue of swastikas at the high school is far from over. However, polling the community about the number of swastikas does little to enhance the conversation.
"With the diversity and proliferation of wildlife in Northwest Colorado, it’s imperative that we learn to live compatibly with animals and nature." — Editorial Board
"For all of you who actively participated in any or all of Winter Carnival’s events, thank you for allowing Winter Carnival to “Take You to the Mountains," capturing your hearts and minds as you put the exclamation point on Winter Carnival, a celebration of all that is good in Steamboat Springs, Colorado." — Jim Boyne
"For the first time since the Education Accountability Act was created, the State Board of Education may force districts and schools that have failed to improve for five consecutive years to take significant action to boost student learning." — Joyce Rankin
"Did Trump's party ever give President Obama a chance?" — John Spezia
In our view, an innovative program that has the potential to reduce traffic on I-70 during peak travel periods benefits not only the I-70 ski resorts dominated by Vail, but also makes it more palatable for Front Range skiers to set out for a long weekend in Steamboat via the interstate, Colorado Highway 9 and U.S. Highway 40
"It's not just a Jewish thing — it's an ignorance, bigoted, hate thing." — Paula Salky