Thanks for Rowdy Worm assistance

Dear Editor: Over the past weekend of April 16, Rangely High School held an after-prom party called Rowdy Worm. Throughout the night, from midnight to five in the morning, students were running around playing games.

Letter to the Editor: ‘The Wizard of Oz’ was pure joy

Dear Editor: I want to say thank you to the talented, hard working, devoted theatrical persons for the wonderful “The Wizard of Oz” production. There was about three hours of pure joy you gave us with your talent and hard work. Doris Walters Meeker

Vote Tuesday for Meeker Fire Board

MEEKER I Voters will have to go to the Meeker Fire Department station on 7th Street on Tuesday to cast their ballots for three contested seats on the Meeker Fire District Board of Directors.

Conservation districts weigh in on plan to assist sage grouse

RBC I The White River and Douglas Creek conservation districts staff attended the BLM’s Stakeholder Workshop titled “The Next Steppe: Implementing for the Future,” in Grand Junction on April 19, when several Interior Department staff members from Washington D.C., and Colorado BLM Director Ruth Welch addressed the group.

Letter to the Editor: Thanks for support at time of sorrow

Dear Editor: The Smitman family is so grateful to the entire Rangely community. Thank you all for all the friendships, projects, love and laughter that you each shared with our dad, George Ernest Smitman Jr., in the last 27 years of his life.

Letter to the Editor: Huitt thanks Rangely residents for letting him serve

Dear Editor: I would like to take this opportunity to thank the citizens of Rangely for allowing me to serve you for the last 12 years (eight years as council member and four years as mayor).

Obituary: Marilyn May’Lee Baker

Marilyn May'Lee Baker

Marilyn May’Lee Baker was born April 17, 1953 in Rifle, Colo. She died Tuesday, April 19, 2016, at her home in Grand Junction, Colo.

Thanks for coverage MES’s STEM presentation

Dear Editor: I just wanted to thank you for the great piece on the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) presentation in the paper last week.

Letter to the Editor: Junior class thanks those helping with prom

Dear Editor: The Meeker High School Junior Class would like to thank all of their parents for helping organize and decorate for the 2016 Prom. We would especially like to thank Heather Burke, Kim Rule and Georgeann Amack. Also, a big thank you to our class sponsors: Brenda Mullins, Zack Clatterbaugh and Larisa Merrell. Sincerely, […]

Heritage Day is Saturday at Palisade

RBC I Kids and families looking for outdoor adventures are urged to put the ninth annual Outdoor Heritage Day on the calendar. The annual celebration of Colorado’s outdoors will take place at Riverbend Park in Palisade on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

RHS track boys first, girls second

The Rangely High School Panther track team played host to a five-school track and field meet in Rangely on Saturday and one of the highlights of the meet was Rangely’s Brennan Noyes, who is seen here clearing the high jump bar at an impressive 6 feet 4 inches.

RBC I The Rangely High School track team hosted their own invitational on Saturday, and several strong performances emerged as the athlete fought cool windy conditions. The boys won their meet while the girls finished second.