Petitions now available for slots on MSD board

MEEKER I Janelle Urista, the formal Meeker Board of Education (BOE) election official, said Monday that three people, so far, have picked up petitions to become candidates for the Meeker Board.

New teachers in Rangely

RANGELY I Kayla Newbanks, 4th grade; Corey Hale, 5th grade; Brandon Bremer, Jr/Sr High School language arts; Matthew Hunter, 3rd grade; Annette Heil, kindergarten; Rebecca Moseley, 1st grade.

MSD welcomes new, returning staff for 2015/16

MEEKER I The Meeker School District has a number of new staff members this year, a few faculty members who are transferring from one role to another, as well as many returning staff members.

Yampa Valley Crane Festival set for Steamboat, Hayden

This majestic and streamlined sandhill crane is the model for the Annual Yampa Valley Sandhill Crane Festival, held September 10-14 in Steamboat Springs and Hayden. During the festival, which features all things sandhill crane, there will be a variety of activities and fun times to be had.

RBC I The fourth annual Yampa Valley Crane Festival takes place in Steamboat Springs and Hayden, Colo., Sept. 10-14, featuring guided crane viewing, talks by crane experts, a live raptor experience, films, children’s and family activities, photography and journaling workshops, and more.

Rangely School District supply lists for 2015/16

Preschool Paper plates-Lg. 9” Coffee filters (for snacks, art) #150 6 purple glue sticks 2 packs washable markers 1 box of 24 count crayons 2 boxes 5 oz. wax coated drinking cups 1 package watercolors Backpack

Murkowski unveils a new energy plan for the nation

RBC I The last time the United States updated its energy strategy, the iPhone didn’t exist. George W. Bush was still president. And the energy landscape looked entirely different than it does today: The cost of putting solar panels on your roof was twice as expensive, and the U.S. only produced about 5 million barrels […]

Supply lists for Meeker area schools

Meeker Elementary School Preschool — all 4-6 glue sticks 1 4-pack dry erase markers 1 two-pocket folder 1 large package napkins 1 composition notebook Backpack Preschool fee

BLM to gather wild horses in local region

RBC I The Bureau of Land Management plans to gather excess wild horses in the White River Field Office in Northwest Colorado as early as September.

CPW gives free state park entry to veterans

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.



Obituary: Richard Lester ‘Dick’ Moyer

Richard Lester 'Dick' Moyer

Richard Lester (Dick) Moyer passed away in Meeker, Colo., at the Walbridge Wing on July 28, 2015, about a month shy of his 89th birthday.

Sierra Club selling out as more directors gain from board seats

RBC I One of America’s most respected environmental non-profit organizations has traded in one kind of green for another. Some of the Sierra Club’s board members and most important donors have put the almighty dollar before Mother Earth by encouraging the organization to engage in activities that bolster their bottom line.

DECEMBER 2014 WARRANTY DEEDS

SELLER: BARRY AND TEMI WARDELL BUYER: HIGH VOLTAGE HOLDINGS LLC DESCRIPTION: 5 1N 103W 19 13000 COUNTY ROAD 2 RANGELY TRANSACTION PRICE: $292,120.00 SELLER: WARDELL FAMILY LIVING TRUST BUYER: HIGH VOLTAGE HOLDINGS LLC DESCRIPTION: 1N 103W 19 13000 COUNTY ROAD 2 RANGELY TRANSACTION PRICE: $336,880.00 SELLER: DOUGLAS AND KAREN HACKFORD BUYER: HANCE AND JUDY STALCUP […]