Smoke in northwest Colorado is from fires in Wyoming, Utah

RBC | Numerous smoke reports called into the Craig Interagency Fire Dispatch Center this afternoon were the result of fires in Utah and Wyoming. Smoke was carried from these incidents across northwest Colorado causing hazy air conditions and raising concerns from the public. Share on Facebook

Election results: Davis wins mayor position

RANGELY | Paula Davis defeated Dan Eddy in Tuesday’s election for mayor. Clayton Gohr received the most votes for trustee. For more information about results of the mayoral and trustee election, see this week’s Herald Times. Mayor Paula Davis 334 Dan Eddy 244 Trustee Clayton Gohr 385 Elaine Urie 364 Lisa Hatch 335 Ann Brady […]

Test dates, locations for Census positions announced


Slide Show: Holiday Hayride

Parents and children gathered in downtown Meeker Dec. 17 for the annual hayride. Click to see the full show. Share on Facebook

Police Blotter: Dec. 4-10

Law encorcement activity for December 4-10, 2009, included: Share on Facebook

Slide Show: Elk Bugling Contest

MEEKER | The Meeker Police Department recently sponsored an elk bugling contest for youth. Check out the slide show of photos from the event. Share on Facebook

Most school funding will now be on biannual basis

MEEKER I At its Oct. 6 meeting, Meeker School Board members discussed changes — and challenges — in state funding. “The state is going to change the way we have to do business,” said Superintendent Doug Pfau. “We will get approximately the same amount of total funding (state and tax), but over 90 percent now […]

Board reviews start of year

MEEKER I At its Sept. 1 meeting, the Meeker School Board reported a successful start to the new school year. Meeker Elementary Principal Jason Hightower said, “The school year started out great.” Share on Facebook

Police Blotter: Aug. 21-28

Law enforcement activity for August 21-27, 2009, included: Share on Facebook

Volleyball scrimmage Saturday

MEEKER | Meeker High School volleyball players Gabie Goettel, Morgan Neilson, Devon Buckendorf, Stacey Fitzgibbons and Timbre Shriver will provide the senior leadership this season. Share on Facebook

Letter: Another viewpoint on oil and gas industry

I am writing in regard to an article in your Aug. 20 edition written by a representative from the Western Slope Colorado Oil and Gas Association (WSCOGA) and pertaining to regulation of that industry. Share on Facebook

Meeker board holds candidates’ forum

MEEKER I The Meeker School Board held an informational meeting for prospective board candidates last Tuesday. Share on Facebook