Steamboat briefs for Dec. 28 |

Steamboat briefs for Dec. 28

Vehicles stolen from local dealership

Three vehicles were reported stolen during the Christmas holiday from Victory Motors in Steamboat Springs.

Employees coming to work Wednesday after a three-day holiday closure found a window broken at the showroom, and three vehicles missing – one from the garage, and two from the outdoor display in front of the facility, Steamboat Springs Police Sgt. Rich Brown said. Two of the vehicles were recovered later that day, in Steamboat, but a Toyota Highlander remains missing, Brown said. The matter is under investigation by the Steamboat Springs Police Department.

Food assistance available at LIFT-UP Routt County

USDA commodities are being distributed for the fourth quarter of 2007 at LIFT-UP of Routt County offices in Steamboat Springs, Hayden and Oak Creek, through the Emergency Food Assistance Program. Eligible households may receive Assistance Program foods once per quarter. This quarterly distribution ends Dec. 31. Food will be given on a first-come, first-served basis. Call 870-8804 between 1 and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday to ask about income eligibility and hours of operation for each office.