Steamboat briefs: Phippsburg lighting contest set for 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday
December 17, 2012
The Phippsburg Christmas Lighting Contest is from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday. Entry forms are at the Phippsburg Post Office and are due by noon on the day of the contest.
Solandt Memorial Hospital has available appointments
The Solandt Memorial Hospital continually aims to pay tribute to the memory of pioneer physician John Solandt by maintaining, preserving and using the community building in Hayden for health and well-being services that provide for the needs of the community.
Dr. Louise Thielen, of Steamboat Medical Group, is available from 9 a.m. to about 4 p.m. Tuesdays and from 9 a.m. to noon Fridays. Thielen can be reached at 970-276-4270 or 970-879-0203. Dr. Brian Harrington, of Yampa Valley Medical Associates, is available from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursdays. Harrington can be reached at 970-276-4270 or 970-879-3327. Bear River Dental services are offered starting at 9 a.m. Mondays through Thursdays. Evening appointments are available by calling 970-276-3123. Mental health services are available through Jody Ginger, M.A., by calling 970-213-5418.
VNA offers birth control, STD screenings for women
The Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association's Women's Health Clinic is offering low cost birth control, STD screenings, pap smears, breast exams and general women's health care based on income. All income levels are welcome. Make an appointment in Steamboat at 970-879-1632 or in Craig at 970-824-8233.