News for Tuesday, April 30, 2013



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Moffat County girls golf shoots well at Yampa Valley Golf Course

The Moffat County girls golf team closed out its regular season on a high note, with two tournaments on the Western Slope this week. The Bulldogs hosted a home tournament at Yampa Valley Golf Course Monday, with golfers from Grand Junction High, Glenwood Springs, Rifle and Palisade competing.

Lance Scranton: Responsibility coupled with reality

Students begin each school year excited by the opportunities and expectant that each of their endeavors will be successful. Unfortunately, as the academic year marches on, many students find themselves straining to keep up with their many commitments.

House passes controversial renewable energy mandate bill

A controversial bill that increases renewable energy mandates for rural electricity cooperatives was approved by the Colorado House of Representatives on Tuesday.

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Steamboat Ski Area testing lights for possible night skiing

A bigger Four Points restaurant isn't the only new attraction in the works at Steamboat Ski Area. The resort also is looking into the possibility of illuminating some of its lower-mountain terrain to offer night skiing.

EAGLE-Net suspension lifted, paving way for new broadband access in Moffat and Routt counties

Moffat County, Steamboat Springs slated for broadband infrastructure

High-speed broadband Internet service could be on its way to the Moffat County and Steamboat Springs school districts after the National Telecommunications and Information Administration announced Tuesday that it lifted its stop construction order against the maligned EAGLE-Net Alliance.

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Moffat County girls soccer battles to tie with Aspen

In an important game with postseason implications, the Moffat County High School girls soccer team came up with the result it needed.

Moffat County government update for May 1

Government update

Moffat County Commission takes action at Tuesday’s meeting

During its regularly scheduled meeting Tuesday, the Moffat County Commission:

The record for May 1

The record Police, fire and ambulance calls — some minor calls omitted