Wildlife …

A reminder to take care when driving for the sake of our kids and because of the deer and elk running around this time of year. Bobby Gutierrez Photo Share on Facebook

Meeker JV …

Meeker JV quarterback Kale Burke prepares to throw a pass in a game against Moffat County, which the Cowboys lost 20-6 but they came back to defeat Coal Ridge 22-19 Monday in Starbuck Stadium. Meeker’s varsity will play the Monte Vista Pirates this Friday in Monte Vista, with kickoff scheduled for 7 p.m. Bobby Gutierrez […]

Lady Cowboys split volleyball matches

MEEKER I The lady Cowboys split matches last week against league opponents, beating Caprock Academy at home, then losing to Vail Mountain on the road. Meeker played their county rival Tuesday. Rangely won the match. They will have matches in Collbran Friday and play at home Saturday. Meeker easily defeated Caprock Academy in three games, […]

Panthers fall to Soroco, headed to Julesburg

RANGELY I The Panther football team lost its first game of the season to the Rams from South Routt County (Soroco) last Friday on Yaeger Field and this week they will travel to Julesburg in the northeast corner of the state to play the defending state champion Sedgwick County Cougars Saturday. “We had seen the […]

American hero memorialized with bronze statue

By bobby gutierrez bobby@theheraldtimes.com RBC I was memorialized Sept. 10, 2016 at Grand River Park in New Castle, with the unveiling and dedication of a bronze statue of the fallen fighter pilot. Captain DuBois grew up in New Castle and was graduated from Rifle High School. Hundreds attended and many were bused to the park, […]

MHS volleyball team sweeps DeBeque

Meeker’s high school varsity traveled to DeBeque last Friday and defeated the lady Dragons in three straight games. The lady Cowboys are currently 5-1 and will host Caprock Academy this Friday, then play in Vail Saturday. “The whole team is working hard to improve and they are all striving to better themselves and the team, […]

Golfers post lowest scores of season

Rangely golfers posted three of their lowest scores of the season as they participated at the Fruita Monument High School invitational at Redlands Mesa on Tuesday and then they played at home in a triangular with Vernal and Craig on Thursday. Harrison Heil started the week with a personal best at Redlands with a score […]

Panther football team wins second game of the season

By Bobby Gutierrez bobby@theheraldtimes.com Rangely I After a 42-18 pounding of the Del Norte Tigers last Friday, the Rangely High School football team is now 2-0 and they will play another home game on Yaeger Field, this Friday at 7 p.m. “We are young but sure don’t play like it,” Rangely head coach Paul Fortunato […]

Cowboys slay visiting Dragons 36-20

MEEKER I “It was a nice home opener for us,” Meeker head football coach Shane Phelan said about his team’s 36-20, non-league victory over the Holyoke Dragons on their brand new field in Starbuck Stadium. “The kids were excited to play on the new field and in front of their hometown fans.” The Cowboys are […]

Rock N’ Bulls…

Collins, Chappell and Back win club golf titles; Henderson hits ace

MEEKER I For the first time in four years, there is a new Meeker Men’s Club champion, a title that now belongs to Lex Collins. And Peggy Back is the 2016 Meeker Women’s Club champion. Share on Facebook

Meeker v-ballers win at home

MEEKER I The Meeker High School varsity volleyball team opened up its 2016 season on its home court with a sweeping victory over the North Park Wildcats. Share on Facebook