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Steamboat briefs: Recyclable materials to be accepted at normal hours

Due to low recycling participation rates during Wednesday evening extended hours, Waste Management on Downhill Drive in Steamboat Springs has returned to normal operating hours. Recyclable materials will now be accepted from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Visit for more information.

Routt County Clerk’s Office to be open on Election Day

The Routt County Clerk’s Office will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Election Day, Tuesday for election business only. Motor vehicle and recording will be closed. All ballots must be received in the clerk’s office by 7 p.m. on Election Day.

Birth certificate hours will be limited for this week

Northwest Colorado Visiting Nurse Association will have limited birth certificate hours Monday through Nov. 7 in the Steamboat Springs office.

Birth certificate applications can be dropped off at 940 Central Park Drive, Suite 101, between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m., and they will not be able to be processed at the time of application. The certificates can be mailed out or picked up the next day during the same hours.

For questions or concerns, call 970-879-1632.

Coffee and a Newspaper will be held Wednesday

This month’s Coffee and a Newspaper will be held from 7:30 to 9 a.m. Wednesday at the newspaper office, 1901 Curve Plaza. Kate Nowak, executive director, and several board members of United Way of Routt County will be in attendance to talk about the organization and explain how it benefits the area. Members of the Steamboat Pilot & Today’s management team — including Publisher Suzanne Schlicht, Editor Lisa Schlichtman and Local Sales Manager Laura Tamucci — also will be on hand to answer questions. Free coffee and pastries will be served, and all community members are invited to attend.

Fundraiser event for Skiing Championships Saturday

The 2015 FIS World Telemark Skiing Championships will bring the best Telemark racers from around the world to Steamboat Springs to compete for the World Championships Feb. 24 and 27.

To help offset the cost of hosting this event, there will be a fundraiser at 6 p.m. Nov. 8 at the Chief Theater. The fundraiser will include a silent auction and the backcountry ski film “Flakes.” The event is being sponsored by Backdoor Sports, and Butcherknife Brewing Co. is providing the beer.

The silent auction will include items like lodging packages for The Peaks Resort in Telluride and the Stanley Hotel in Estes Park and ski boots from Scarpa.

Tickets are $15 or $10 for those 16 and younger and can be purchased in advance at Backdoor Sports or at the door.

Community Agricultural Alliance meeting Nov. 12

The 2014 annual meeting of members of the Community Agriculture Alliance will be held at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 12. The meeting is open to the public, and everyone is encouraged to bring a pot luck dish made from something they raised, grew or produced. Tableware and family friendly drinks will be provided.

Election of officers and appointment of directors and advisers will be done as part of the meeting.

Director and advisory board positions are available and open to anyone. Interested candidates should contact Executive Director Marsha Daughenbaugh for details at Candidate applications must be received by the ag alliance no later than 5 p.m. Monday, Nov. 10.

November Business Outlook Breakfast to be held Nov. 11

November’s Business Outlook Breakfast will be held from 8 to 9 a.m. Nov. 11 at Rex’s American Bar and Grill.

Glen Traylor, of Yampa Valley Gives; Jane Blackstone, of Broadband/SSCRA; and Doug Labor, of Steamboat Springs Board of Realtors will be the speakers.

The cost is $15 for members and $20 for nonmembers and it includes breakfast. RSVP to or call 970-875-7000.

Yampa Valley Data Partners is seeking board members

Yampa Valley Data Partners, the premier data and collaboration organization in the region, is in search of board members to help the organization grow and to give direction for future products and services. Routt or Moffat county residents can go to for more information and letters of interest also can be submitted on the website.

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