MEEKER I Author Grace Petrakian will do a signing for her new book, “Land of Tall Grass,” from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday at Avis’ Village Floral. The book covers the history of Piceance Creek from 1880 to 1930. It is a collection of firsthand stories of the pioneers who settled in the area.
The good news is CDOT has awarded Elam Construction a 3.7 mile Highway 13 modernization project from the south end of the work completed a couple of years ago southerly toward Rifle (MP 27.1-MP 30.8).
MEEKER I The annual all-church picnic will be Sunday, Aug. 22 at 1:30 p.m. at the City Park pavilion. Everyone is welcome. Hamburgers and hot dogs with the fixin’s, drinks and tableware will be provided. […]