Jack Weinstein joined the Pilot & Today in May 2009 as the newspaper's education reporter. Before that, Jack worked for more than two years at The Olathe (Kan.) News, the last six months as news editor after more than a year and a half as a reporter covering city and county government and crime.
The Overland Park, Kan., native earned bachelor's degrees in English and journalism from the University of Kansas, where he worked for the student newspaper, The University Daily Kansan. Jack enjoys road biking in the summer and snowboarding in the winter.
This time, the Steamboat Springs City Council and rural Steamboat Springs Area Fire Protection District board of directors are taking a different approach to evaluating fire-related issues.
The decline in Steamboat Springs sales tax figures for January shrank by nearly half, according to a final report the city released Thursday evening.
The Steamboat Springs City Council on Tuesday will hear an update about the plan to transform Chief Plaza Theater into a single-stage performing arts center.
In an effort to continue to the Bike Town USA push, Mainstreet Steamboat Springs Manager Tracy Barnett has an idea to add more bike racks downtown for two-wheeled commuters.
Although the Stories event Friday night at the Steamboat Springs Community Center is hosted by the Steamboat Christian Center Women’s Ministry, coordinator Michele Dudas said it’s geared toward all local ladies.
Gaylon Kent fulfills lifelong dream in pursuit of office
Gaylon Kent, a Steamboat Springs resident, hopes to secure the Libertarian Party of Colorado nomination that would allow him to run for Colorado’s 3rd Congressional District.
John Fielding asks City Council to reconsider campus secondary access
A neighbor of Colorado Mountain College’s Alpine Campus is worried that the approved secondary access required with the construction of the new classroom and administration building will waste taxpayer dollars.
Projects part of master plan and will improve safety
City Council members will consider whether to approve a resolution to use grant funding to relocate a portion of Routt County Road 44 and will consider a first reading of an ordinance to buy land near the airport.
Although city officials, community leaders and Yampa business owners may not be sure what the street eventually will become, one thing they agree on is that Steamboat Springs needs a plan.
Steamboat Springs and Hayden are not among the latest Colorado communities to have officially designated creative districts.