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Video: Morning News Update

A Steamboat Springs woman is trying to raise funds to pay for a school in Zambia. Lennae Jenkins got the idea after working at the Chimfunshi Wildlife Orphanage in Zambia. Jenkins wants to raise $20,000 to fund a native teacher’s salary, school supplies, general operating expenses, and a plane ticket for her return so she can teach English and do the bookkeeping for the first year of the project. The benefit, which includes a slide show, is at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Olympian Hall.

Comunidad Integrada is hosting a series of health care workshops. The series will be presented in English and Spanish. There are six seminars starting at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Boys and Girls Club in Craig. That first seminar is “How to access good health care.” For a list of details and information on the seminars, visit

The Steamboat Springs School Board will host a special meeting and work session at 6:30 p.m. today at the School administration building on Seventh Street. Melinda Mawdsley will provide coverage of the meeting on and in Tuesday’s Steamboat Today.

In Sports, the Steamboat Springs Sailors volleyball team got it second straight win Saturday, downing Rifle in straight sets 25-18, 25-23 and 25-15.

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