Steamboat briefs: Free Moroccan film at the Chief Theater on Wednesday |

Steamboat briefs: Free Moroccan film at the Chief Theater on Wednesday

Bud Werner Memorial Library’s free foreign film series continues at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Chief Theater with the Moroccan crime thriller “Traitors,” directed by Sean Gullette.

Malika, leader of Traitors, an all-female punk rock band, has a strong vision of the world, her hometown of Tangier and her place in it. When she needs money to save her family from eviction and to realize her dreams for the band, Malika agrees to a fast cash proposition: a smuggling run over the mountains for a dangerous drug dealer. But her companion on the road is Amal, a burnt-out young drug mule who Malika decides to free from her enslavement to the dangerous drug dealers. The challenge will put Malika’s rebel ethos to the test, and to survive, she will have to call on all her instincts and nerve.

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Assistance available for low-income pet owners

Spay/neuter financial assistance is available to Routt County resident dogs and cats through the Routt County Humane Society. Shots are also available on the day of the appointment for $10 each. Co-pays range from $5 to $70 for qualifying applicants, and an $80 coupon is offered to all other residents with local veterinarians participating in this program. To schedule an appointment online visit

Colorado Mountain College graduation set for May 2

Spring commencement ceremonies for Colorado Mountain College students in Steamboat Springs will take place at 10:30 a.m. May 2 in the Priest Creek Ballroom at the Steamboat Grand. Ceremonies are expected to conclude by 12:30 p.m.

This spring’s commencement celebrates graduates earning associate degrees, certificates of occupational proficiency and, for the third year, bachelor’s degrees.

The keynote speaker for the commencement ceremony is NASA astronaut Steven Swanson, Ph.D., a 1979 graduate of Steamboat Springs High School.

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