Sunset from condo land Monday. Submitted by: Matthew Grasse
Rogue flower taken Monday. Submitted by: Jenny Schmidt
The Lowell Whiteman School students take a walk along the Great Wall of China.
The Lowell Whiteman School students pose at Mother Teresa's Hospital in Calcutta.
Dylan Parsons learning about organic farming in Hoi An, Vietnam
The Lowell Whiteman School students admire colors inside a prayer flag stupa in China.
The two brightest planets, Venus and Jupiter, will be joined by the planet Mercury after sunset during the last week of May for a close encounter of the planetary kind. Dazzling Venus, right, and Jupiter, left, most recently met in our evening sky March 12, 2012, as captured in thistelescopic image.
Sammy is a sweet, 7-year-old female. She is a mellow kitty and likes quiet surroundings as well as hanging out and relaxing on a window sill. She has an affectionate side and enjoys attention. Visit her at the Steamboat Springs Animal Shelter or call 970-879-0621 for more information.
Delegates from the Democratic Republic of the Congo voice their opposition Tuesday during the General Assembly of the Model United Nations in Steamboat Springs. The event put on by the Northwest Colorado Board of Cooperative Educational Services brought 155 middle school students from eight school districts to Colorado Mountain College for the event. "It's sort of cool to meet so many new people and you learn a lot about the different countries," Craig Middle School student James Brumblow said. "Some countries have problems you don't really see here."
Photo by Scott Franz
New Orleans funk and soul band Dumpstaphunk, led by Ivan Neville, will perform as the first entry in the Free Summer Concert Series with a show June 28 at Howelsen Hill.
Walton Creek, which drains portions of Rabbit Ears Pass, has flooded the Yampa River Core Trail underpass beneath U.S. Highway 40 as it does every spring. A federal hydrologist said Tuesday that the Elk River likely will peak this week, and the Yampa River could peak on or around May 23.
Photo by Tom Ross
Athlete of the Week: Ryan Jeep