Meeker harriers perform well at Anna Banana Memorial

MEEKER | Fruita hosted Meeker, as well as 17 other teams, at Saturday’s Anna Banana Memorial Invitational. The course, run at Connected Lakes State Park in Grand Junction, is well known as one of the fastest of the season, and is a favorite of many runners. The Meeker team came out strong, with eight of our […]

Community Calendar: September 29, 2016

VFW Tootsie Care Day Oct. 1 from 12-3 p.m. Toenail trimming for anyone 74 years and younger that has trouble with this task. Please call 878-5738 to schedule appointment. Vicki will call you back. Free monthly movie Oct. 3 at 1:30 p.m. in the Meeker Rec Center MP room Featured film: “The Last Man on […]

News Briefs: September 29, 2016

Fairfield grant applications due Oct. 3 Meeker | The Freeman E. Fairfield Charitable Trust semi-annual grant application deadline is 5 p.m. Monday, Oct. 3. Applications may be mailed to P.O. Box 2302, Meeker, CO 81641 or delivered to Diane Dunham, 438 E. Market. Mailed applications must be received—not postmarked—by Oct. 3. Application forms are available […]

Boosters: September 29, 2016

Classifieds: September 29, 2016

Ads for 09/29/16 ANNOUNCEMENTS ATV, Boat and Snowmobile Owners! You can now renew your Colorado OHV registrations on line at: RIO BLANCO Masonic Lodge #80 meets 2nd and 4th Thursday, 7:00 p.m., at 7th and Park, Meeker. AA & Al-Anon Meetings – Rangely Alcoholics Anonymous – Open meetings Tues & Thurs, 7 p.m., 115 […]

WREA remains stable despite reduced electric sales

MEEKER I White River Electric Association held its 71st annual meeting on Sept. 14. With an estimated 215 registered members in attendance and more than 250 served for lunch, WREA’s General Manager Alan Michalewicz considers the meeting a huge success. “This kind of turnout is fantastic. Member participation at our annual meeting is key to […]

Days Gone By: September 22, 2016

Meeker Herald — 100 years ago Every man and woman in America—every youth and girl over 15 years should see “The Escape” tin seven stirring reels at The Princess, Wednesday night. Endorsed by press and pulpit. Admission, 35 cents, children 20 cents. Ignorant natures view with suspicion all things that overreach their intelligence. A bunch […]

Tracy hopes to represent northwest Colorado in Senate District 8 seat

By Emily Tracy Special to the Herald Times RBC I Who are the people of northwest Colorado? We are motivated, working to keep our rural and small town economies healthy, and striving to make it possible for our children and grandchildren to stay in our communities. We are small business owners, ranchers and farmers, employed […]

Rangely Jr. High volleyball

RANGELY I This past weekend the Rangely Junior High School hosted Meeker and Hayden for middle school volleyball. The eighth-grade A team beat Meeker in two out of three games. They lost two out of two to Hayden. The seventh grade lost to Meeker in two out of three games, then lost to Hayden in […]


Pavel and Brianne Borisov of Meeker would like to announce the birth of their son, Maksim Pavlovich Borisov, born Aug. 18, 2016, at The Memorial Hospital in Craig. He weighed 7.1 pounds and measured 19 inches. Grandparents are Lanny and Danette Coulter of Meeker and Rozalia and the late Pavel Borisov of Aurora. Great grandparents are Relda Coulter of Meeker and Duane […]

BLM director says wild horses in captivity will not be euthanized

RBC I Yesterday BLM head Neil Kornze announced that the BLM was not accepting the recommendation from the National Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board—an independent panel comprised of members of the public—to destroy wild horses in holding and to offer wild horses that had been passed over for adoption for sale without limitation. “The […]

RHS cross country visits Gunnison

RANGELY I The Rangely cross country team took off Friday to head to the Mountaineer Cowboy Invitational in Gunnison, Colo. With this race being sponsored by Western State University the team took advantage of time to visit the campus. Many of the runners had never had the opportunity to visit a campus before so it […]