Local Resources

A comprehensive guide to funding resources for nonprofit organizations and government agencies in Colorado. 

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A service of the Colorado State Library, the Colorado Historic Newspapers Collection (CHNC) currently includes more than 1,200,000 digitized pages, representing more than 250 individual newspaper titles published in Colorado primarily from 1859 to 1923. Includes the Steamboat Pilot & Today from 1894 - 1996. 

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Search or browse the Denver Post Historical Archive from 1894 to 1989. Find images and full-text articles on Front Range issues, events, people, and much more. Includes obituaries, editorials, announcements, sports, real estate, and advertisements. 

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Find full-text, advertisement-free articles on local news, events, people and much more from current and archived issues of the Denver Post. Updated weekly, it includes obituaries, editorials, announcements, sports, real estate and other sections.

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Browse or search the Denver Post print editions online, with full-color layouts of all news articles, graphics, advertisements, classifieds, weather reports, box scores, puzzles, cartoons and more. Cite, save, download, and share content from a year of back issues. Available same day as print editions. 

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Candid's premier grantseeking database which includes 156,000+ grantmaker profiles, over 16 million grants, 800,000 recipient profiles, along with contacts, maps, charts, federal grants, and more. Includes grants to individuals and other scholarship opportunities.  

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Discover the people, places, events and organizations that shape Routt County history.  The Routt County Digital Archive currently features Three Wire Winter magazine, a rich trove of oral interviews, magazine articles and photos published between 1976 and 1988 by Steamboat Springs High School students. Also included is the Old Town Hotsprings Memory Project,  a collection of interviews with people who have long been associated - as employees, Board members, or 'enjoy-ers' - with the iconic downtown Steamboat springs. 

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View Colorado's historic fire insurance maps from the early 1900's, including two maps from Routt County. The maps provide information about property names and building function, building outline, size and shape, construction materials, street and sidewalk widths, house numbers, and much more.

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