Community Networking Group to meet Tuesday

RBC I The next meeting of the Community Networking Group will meet Tuesday from noon to 1:30 p.m. in the Weiss Conference Room on the Colorado Northwestern Community College campus in Rangely.

Obituary: Lewis Ray Livingston

Lewis Ray Livingston

Lewis Ray Livingston, age 93, passed on, on Aug. 15, 2015, to rejoin his sweetheart, Irene.

Obstructing XL pipeline might come back and bite environmentalists

RBC I Climate activist Bill McKibben recently patted the environmental movement on the back for obstructing the completion of the Keystone XL pipeline, which would transport oil sands from Alberta, Canada (along with U.S. supply) to the Gulf.

Amack first to file papers for MSD board

MEEKER I Janelle Urista, the election official for the Meeker School District’s Board of Education (BOE) elections, said Monday that Kevin Amack, a Meeker insurance agent and parent of a district student, is thus far the first and only person to return a qualified petition for the Nov. 3 board election.

RSD incumbents will seek re-election

RANGELY I In November three seats on the Rangely School Board will be up for election. Board members Leslie Nielsen and Kurt Douglas were elected in 2011 while Joyce Key was appointed to her position in the fall of 2014.

Broadband installation to begin in Meeker, Rangely

RBC I Years of talk, months of planning and grant acquisition are over. As of Monday, Circle H Construction, Inc. out of Nampa, Idaho, will begin construction of the broadband infrastructure in Meeker and Rangely.

College board apps available

RBC I Two seats are open on Rangely Junior College District Board of Trustees. Candidates receiving the highest number of votes in the Nov. 3 election will serve four-year terms.

Meeker Chamber nominees named

The Meeker Chamber of Commerce has selected four individuals to be listed on the 2015 Board of Directors Election Ballot to fill three vacancies.

Obituary: Kleo Kay Goforth

Kleo Goforth

Kleo Kay Goforth, aged 75, died peacefully on the morning of Aug. 4, 2015, at her home in Mesquite, Nev. after a long battle with cancer.

Rangely student graduates from basic training

RANGELY I Army National Guard Pvt. Daniel J. Connor has been graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.

Free state park entry for veterans in August

RBC I Colorado Parks and Wildlife offers free park entrance to active-duty military and veterans during the month of August as a result of House Bill 15-1045, signed into law May 27, 2015.

Public input requested on latest draft of Colorado water plan

RBC I Are you concerned about how Colorado will balance the water needs for agriculture, urban demands and our environment in coming decades?