Open house for Main Street program Sept. 12

MEEKER I There will be an open house to celebrate Meeker’s inclusion in the Colorado Main Street program on Monday, Sept. 12 from 6-7 p.m. at Kilowatt Korner.

RBC Fair Results

Pet Rock Contest – 2016 Mentor and Me Animal: 1.Jessa Taylor 2.Rylan Grimes 3.Hoyt Garcia 4.Emma Taylor 5.Eli Rundberg 6.Jill Ward

Scenic Byway anniversary…

Obituary: Isaec J. (Ike) Slaugh

Isaec J. Slaugh (Ike), 48, passed away suddenly Sept. 1, 2016.

Rangely Junior High Panthers pick up a win

RBC I The Rangely Junior High Panther football team picked up their first win of the season by defeating the Soroco Rams 36-6.

Employers invited to Workman’s Comp seminar

MEEKER I All employers in the Meeker area are invited to attend and learn about premium cost containment, reducing premiums and safety/Worker’s Compensation at no cost.

Caves closed to protect bats

RBC I National forests and grasslands in Colorado, South Dakota and Wyoming have renewed forest orders restricting cave access as part of the Rocky Mountain Region’s white-nose syndrome management strategy. The purpose of the orders is to reduce the likelihood of the inadvertent spread of the fungus that causes the bat disease known as the […]

Panther golfers do well at Tiara Rado course

RBC I The Central High School golf invitational at Tiara Rado proved to be a very friendly tournament for the Panthers as two of the five golfers had their season best score.

Register for CNCC classes

MEEKER I Registration for fall Community Education Classes at Colorado Northwestern Community College’s Meeker Center is now available. Schedules were mailed last week to local residents, and many of the Meeker classes will start the week of Sept. 12. Stop by the CNCC Meeker Center located in the Riegel Building at 345 6th Street, just […]

Scholarships for students who need help finishing their degree

RBC I The Foundation for Colorado Community Colleges has announced a new and innovative “Last Mile Scholarship” program. Last Mile Scholarships are intended for students who are close to completing an Associate Degree but need financial assistance to overcome a financial obstacle or hardship to graduate. The scholarships are available to students at any of […]

Death Notice: Fred Gordon Brumback

Fred Gordon Brumback of Meeker passed away Monday, Sept. 5, 2016 at the VA rest home in Rifle, Colo. A full obituary will follow next week.

Lost Solar Fire on Flat Tops expands to 2,024 acres

RBC I The Lost Solar Fire, burning on the Blanco Ranger District in the Flat Tops Wilderness, has grown in acreage over the past two days due to weather and conditions. The Lost Solar Fire is currently estimated at 2,024 acres.