ATV, Boat and Snowmobile Owners! You can now renew your Colorado OHV registrations on line at: www.parks.state.co.us
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RIO BLANCO Masonic Lodge #80 meets 2nd and 4th Thursday, 7:00pm, at 7th and Park, Meeker.
Driver License Office hours: Meeker open 1st, 3rd & 5th Fridays of the month, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Rangely open 2nd & 4th Friday of the month, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Craig open full-time Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
SAFEHOUSE If you are being abused physically or mentally, you can call SAFEHOUSE for confidential shelter and help. 878-3131.
Rangely Victim Services An open door for the protection and care of abused and battered persons. Non-emergency, call 629-5729. Emergencies call 911. Providing assistance for victims of violent crimes.
AA & Al-Anon Meetings – Rangely Alcoholics Anonymous – Open meetings Tues & Thurs, 7 p.m., 115 Kennedy Dr., St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church, Rangely. Al-Anon meets Monday, 8:15 p.m., 207 S. Sunset, 1st Baptist Church, Rangely. Al-Anon info call 970-629-5064 or 970-629-2970.
Meeker Cat Coalition accepting cat food or monetary donations for spay/neuter and health care. Donations may be left at the Vet Clinic in Meeker or call 878-3560 or 878-4429 for more information.
Rangely Rockcrawling & 4 Wheel Drive group in Rangely meets the 3rd Tuesday of each month at the Rio Blanco Water Users Building on Hwy. 64 at 7 p.m.
VFW Post 5843 and Ladies Auxiliary monthly meetings are now held at Kilowatt Korner in Meeker: VFW Post 5843 – 6:30 p.m. 2nd Monday. Ladies Auxiliary -5:30 p.m., 2nd Thursday.
MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) meeting, open to anyone with a child 0-5 years, Grace Baptist Church, Rangely, first Thursday of every month, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Info. (970)675-8807.
P90X, Insanity, TurboJam – the results are real. Buy programs and products and get personal help getting fit from your LOCAL Independent Beachbody Coaches: Pat, www.fit444.com or call 970-948-7617. Caitlin, www.beachbodycoach.com/purerose313 or call 970-629-1178.
MEEKER LIONS CLUB BINGO 1st & 3rd Wednesdays Dinner 6 p.m. – BINGO 6:30 p.m. RBC Fairgrounds Exhibit Hall Progressive Bingo Concessions & Dinner Available Meeker Streaker available for transportation to Bingo, call 942-7125.
Veterans Service Offices Rio Blanco County: Veterans Service Officer – Joe Dungan, Wednesday, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., County Administration Building, 200 Main Street Suite 300, Meeker. 878-9690 office, 878-3219 home. Fax 878-9581. Rangely: Veterans Service Officer – Norman Hall, Sr., Tuesday and Thursday, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., County Annex, 17497 State Hwy 64, Rangely. 878-9695 office, 629-9767 home.
MENTAL ILLNESS SUPPORT GROUP Support group for family members and friends of adult mental health clients and persons dealing with mental illness meets at 7 p.m. the last Tuesday of every month at 130 Pinyon Circle in Rangely. Info., contact Linda (970)629-9470.
Alcoholics Anonymous Mon. 8 p.m., Weds. 7 p.m., Fri. 7 p.m. St. James Church – enter from back parking lot, meetings are downstairs in Richards Hall, 4th & Park, Meeker 878-4158, 878-5919, 878-5636. Alanon Thurs. 8 p.m. 878-4158.
FAMILY DOG training class, 6 weeks starting Feb. 26. Limited space. For more information, call Arlene 878-5655 or Laura 824-5148.
RADINO & CHUCKWAGON – Please call before 9:00 a.m. day of meal 878-5627 or 675-8112 Senior Citizen Nutrition Program Meals served at noon. Suggested Donation Over 60- $2.50. Under 60 – Guest Fee $7. Children under 12 – Guest Fee $3.00. Menu subject to change. FRIDAY, FEB. 25: Stuffed bell pepper with sauce, Monte Carlo vegetables, fruit cocktail. MONDAY, FEB. 28: HAPPY BIRTHDAY! Chicken nuggets with dipping sauce, tater tots, pickled beets, tropical fruit. TUESDAY, MAR. 1: 5:30 p.m. meal. Baked ham with raisin sauce, au gratin potatoes, rainbow salad, cranberry mold. WEDNESDAY, MAR. 2: Lasagna, green beans, tossed salad, holiday fruit mold, Italian bread. FRIDAY, MAR. 3: Fish sandwich, macaroni and cheese, red cabbage toss, apricots.
Food Bank of the Rockies mobile pantry truck will be in Meeker providing food assistance to community members, Thurs. Feb. 24, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Rio Blanco County Fairgrounds Exhibit Hall, 779 Sulphur Creek Rd., Meeker. Product distributed to ANYONE seeking extra food assistance. Please bring bags, sturdy box or basket to transport product home. More info., contact Debra Barney (970)878-9650.
PISTOL RIVER LEATHER – Think Spring hard enough and it’ll get here! The more you observe politics the more you’ve got to admit, that each party is worse than the other. ~ Will Rogers 785 Park Avenue, 878-4346, www.pistolriverleather.com
Choking Game Presentation TONIGHT, Feb. 24, 7 p.m. Meeker High School Auditorium Choking Game victim’s father, Ken Tork is coming to Meeker to inform people about the game that killed his son. Introduction by MHS freshman Calvin Shepherd. Parents and community members invited to attend. Student presentation will be Friday, Feb. 25, 11 a.m. at MHS.
RBC Fair Board meeting scheduled for Feb. 24 has been cancelled.
Consignment Auction Sat. Feb. 26, 10 a.m. Garfield County Fairgrounds, Rifle, Colo. Household, tools, 2 automobiles, snowblower, equipment, large selection antique and collectables, camping. Info. (970)283-5416 and (970)571-1608. Silver Nickel Auction – Ralph Fritzlan, Auctioneer. Web Page: Pictures- www.Silvernickelauction.com
Is your computer running slow? Virus problems? Crashed? I’ll come directly to your home or place of business and save the day! Call Jesse at RedFox IT Computer Services. (970)704-8115. Best quality, fast service, best rates! Serving Meeker!
FARM & RANCH
Wanted: Will buy weigh horses. For information, call 878-5378.
Loading components: 1000 Winchester shotgun primers. .30 (.308) bullets, 110 and 125 gr. 878-3228.
Antler Buyer coming to your area soon. Top grades and prices. Call for details (435)340-0334 or (435)340-0175.
WANTED: Northwest Colorado landowner deer tags. Call (801)455-9909.
ASK ABOUT OUR CNC MACHINING – Can’t get a metal part? We can make all kinds of parts. We have CNC Machine equipment, lathe and tooling to do the job. Contact Phil at Family Automotive and Machine. (970)878-5606.
Don’t put those winter clothes away before you check the zippers and look for tears. I can mend them. The Seamstress, 878-3193.
Ellen Robinson Photography – Complete High School Senior Portrait Package $200. Weddings, Families, Special Occasions. Invitations & photos on CD available Web site: www.erphoto8.com Call 878-3621 for appointment.
Volunteers – The ERBM Recreation & Park District is recruiting volunteer coaches for the summer baseball season (May-July). Age groups are 8-10, 11-12 and 13-15 years old. Games are played in a traveling league. Please contact the Meeker Recreation Center at 878-3403.
NO YARD SALES ADVERTISED FOR THIS WEEKEND
HELP WANTED – GENERAL
Looking for someone for lawn & flower care, $15/hour, 20-30 hours per week, May-Sept. 878-4087.
Day care center in Meeker is looking for a full time Director, full time Group Leaders and full time Aides. Please stop by Angels & Outlaws Academy, LLC at 1032 Jennifer Drive or call (970)878-9904, ask for Becky.
ERBM Recreation and Park District is seeking fun, energetic applicants for part-time Gymnastic Instructor to teach tumbling classes to children of all ages. Must be reliable, comfortable interacting with parents, and have gymnastics knowledge. Flexible hours. Applications available online www.MeekerRec District.com or at the Meeker Rec Center; 101 Ute Rd. (878-3403). Please submit applications to Kari by March 1, 2011.
Accepting Requests For Proposals until March 1, 2011 at 5 p.m. for a Program Coordinator to implement the Cavity Free at Three in Moffat and Rio Blanco counties. This is a 3 year, grant funded position. Anticipated hire date of April 11, 2011. All proposals may be rejected at the discretion of the early childhood council, Connections 4 Kids. Request For Proposal available at www.connections4kids.org or call Barbara at (970)824-8282 ext. 47.
PT/FT housekeeper needed at the Moosehead Lodge in Rangely. Apply in person any time. Info. 675-2257.
HELP WANTED – PART TIME
Part-time Paraprofessional (teacher’s aide) for the Meeker Preschool classroom. Duties will include working one-on-one with a student as well as working closely with the teacher during the morning session of Preschool. This position requires a high school diploma or equivalent. Salary is based on the district’s salary schedule. Applications may be picked up at the Meeker School District Office, 555 Garfield, Meeker, CO or online at www.rioblancoboces.org. For more information, contact the Rio Blanco BOCES office at (970) 675-2064. Position open until filled. Rio Blanco BOCES is an EOE.
The ERBM Recreation & Park District is hiring for softball and baseball umpires for the summer season. Pay is per game and mainly nights and weekend hours. Please contact the Meeker Recreation Center at 878-3403. EOE.
REAL ESTATE – HOMES MEEKER
444 Agency Dr. – Beautiful 3,400+ Sq. Ft., 4 BDR, 4 BA home on 5 acres. Custom tile countertops, hardwood floors, two pellet stoves, and a sun room with a hot tub are a few of the additional features of this home. Mature landscaping, established irrigation, and horse barn complete the package. Call for viewing appointment. (970)878-4010. See on-line at www.westernslopefsbo.com
1452 Mountain View Rd, Sage Hills: 3600 sq. ft., 4 BDR, 3 BA, office, great room, rec/theater room, work shop, 3 car garage. Virtual tours and more details at www.WesternSlopeFSBO.com and www.meekercolorado.com. Price lowered to $435,000. (970)243-7083.
FSBO: Great family home with 2,570+ SF, 5 BDR, 2.75 BA, fenced yard. 733 9th St., $243,000. Shown by appt. 878-5114.
Country Home for Sale 4 BDR, 3 BA home with a heated 3 car garage. Not far off Highway 40 just west of Massadona. Fenced and cross fenced acreage. MLS# 118704. $270,000. Contact Shellie Christensen, Country Living Realty (970)629-8016.
REAL ESTATE – HOMES RURAL
680 Water Street 2 BDR, 1 BA, Rent & Lease Terms Negotiable. Storage Units also available for tenants. No Pets. (970) 878-5187.
RENTALS – MEEKER
3 BDR townhouse with covered deck, fully remodeled, no smoking, all appliances including washer & dryer, no pets. Covered parking. References required. Rent reduced to $700/month + $800 damage deposit. Available now. (970)379-3941 or (970)878-5486.
2 BDR townhouse with covered deck, new carpet & laminate flooring, new paint, no smoking, all appliances including washer & dryer, no pets. Covered parking. References required. Rent reduced to $550/month + $650 damage deposit. Available now. (970)379-3941 or (970)878-5486.
The former BLM Building west of Meeker is for rent. The building consists of approximately 10,000 square feet of office space. Interested parties may contact the Meeker Re-1 School District Superintendent at 878-9040 for more information.
2 bedroom houses, 2 bedroom townhouses, 2 bedroom apartments. Available immediately. (970)878-3394, leave message.
3 BDR townhouse, covered patio, all appliances including washer & dryer, no smoking, no pets. References required. $600/month + $750 damage deposit. Available now. (970)379-3941 or (970)878-5486.
2 BDR townhouse, covered patio, all appliances including washer & dryer, no smoking, no pets. References required. Rent reduced to $525/month + $650 damage deposit. Available now. (970)379-3941 or (970)878-5486.
2 Months Free & New Rental Rate! 2 BDR, 2 BA fully furnished, A/C, in unit W/D, utilities included. Internet, TV & phone ready, NS/NP. $800/month with 1 year lease. Western Exposures Realty (970)878-5877.
GREAT DEAL – Very clean 1 BDR, 1 BA apartment. All utilities plus trash included, $500/month. Require $500 1st, $500 last and $500 security deposit. For info., call (970)220-2150.
FOR RENT: 4 BDR, 2 BA house with garage. Quiet neighborhood, great view, NS, NP. $1300/month + utilities and 1 month deposit. 861 10th Street. Call (970)629-0151.
Taking applications for 3 BDR, 1.5 BA townhome, available now. All kitchen appliances, washer & dryer included. Plenty of parking, $850/month plus security deposit required. (970)756-8772.
Economical storage unit rates 10×10, 10×12, 10×20 You will be glad you called. (970)523-1435 or (970)878-4410
12TH STREET APARTMENTS 2 BDR, 1 BA, heat, hot water, cable included. Ask about move-in special. Call (970)261-1441 or (970)878-3739.
New 4 BDR, 2.5 BA, 2 car garage house. Extremely energy efficient. Serious inquiries only. (970)629-9714.
Rocky Mountain Storage & Rentals 5×10, 10×10 storage units available in town. 878-0085 or 878-3700.
Commercial Office Space in town square. Paid utilities with private parking. Call 878-4323.
Commercial office space available in Hugus Building, downtown Meeker. 878-4138.
For rent: 2 BDR 1 BA apartment. $525/month+utilities. Call (970)878-3736.
2 BDR, 1.5 BA home, $750/month, $500 deposit. (970)390-2182.
Storage Depot 10×25 unit. Ask about our winter special. 878-4808.
RENTALS – RANGELY
SILVER SAGE RV PARK (970)675-2259 RV Spaces for rent. Manager: Heath GeBauer (970)675-2259 (970)846-4293 Fax: (970)675-5509.
HOUSING WANTED for 1 adult, 2 school-age kids and 2 adult cats. Moving to Rangely end of March for school. Responsible & friendly just need a place to call home for the next 2 years. Please e-mail: email@example.com or call Ann at (970)406-1537.
2001 GMC Yukon XL 2500. Black, leather, heated seats, CD/cassette, auto 4WD, seats 8. 211K. $6,950 OBO. Willing to trade for Toyota pickup of similar retail value and condition. 970-948-7617, leave message.
ALL TERRAIN VEHICLES
Kymco 90 ATV. Asking $1100 OBO. 970-948-7617, leave message.
MOTORCADE – MISCELLANEOUS
Trailers, hitches, flatbeds, toolboxes, trailer service and truck accessories. We are a “one stop shop” truck and trailer outfitter. B&W gooseneck hitches $497 installed. Pine Country Trailer Sales, Grand Junction. 1-800-287-6532.
JUNK VEHICLES: Will tow junk vehicles with titles FREE within 5 miles of Meeker. Over 5 miles or no title, call for details. Valley Repair, Inc. 878-3316.
Rocky Mountain Auto-Craig. Selling quality used cars, with limited warranty, financing WAC, give us a call 824-5749, Dealer.
Notification of meeting for the Rangely Town Council, Board of Trustees The Town of Rangely Town Council meetings are held on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of every month starting at 7:00 p.m. in the Court Room at 209 E Main, Rangely, CO 81648. Agendas are posted in the lobby at Town Hall and at the Rangely District Library. The meetings are televised live on channel 3 through Bresnan Cable TV. All meetings are open to the public.
County Court Rio Blanco County, Colorado Court Address: PO Box 1150, Meeker CO 81641. IN THE MATTER OF THE PETITION OF: Adult: FOR A CHANGE OF NAME TO: Rosi Amezcua Case Number: 11C16 PUBLIC NOTICE OF PETITION FOR CHANGE OF NAME Public Notice is given on 2/15/11, that a Petition for a Change of Name of an Adult has been filed with the Rio Blanco County Court. The Petition requests that the name of Maria Del Rocio Amezcua be changed to Rosi Amezcua. Susan Mills, Clerk of Court, By /s/Joan Jensen, Deputy Clerk. Publish: Feb. 17, 24 and Mar. 1, 2011 Rio Blanco Herald Times.
Public Hearing and Scoping Meeting Date. A public hearing will begin at 5:30 p.m. at the Bureau of Land Management’s, White River Field Office, 220 East Market Street, Meeker, Colorado on Tuesday, March 1, 2011 addressing the use of motorized vehicles and helicopters to gather wild horses from the North Piceance Herd Area, Piceance-East Douglas Herd Management Area and other areas outside of the Piceance-East Douglas Herd Management Area including an area locally known as Magnolia Bench in 2011. Once the public hearing is concluded, the BLM will follow with a scoping meeting for the public to address issues of concern in the preparation of an Environmental Assessment for the proposed wild horse gather. This hearing/meeting is scheduled to conclude at 7:30 p.m. Published: Feb. 17 and 24, 2011 Rio Blanco Herald Times.
PUBLIC NOTICE – Lost Cause, LLC, 27002 CR 5, Rifle, CO 81650, (970)878-5303; has filed an application for a Construction Materials Limited Impact (110) Reclamation Permit with the Colorado Mined Land Reclamation Board under provisions of the Colorado Land Reclamation Act for the Extraction of Construction Materials. The proposed mine is known as the Lost Cause Pond, and is located at or near Section 35, Township 2.0, Range 98.0, 6 Prime Meridian. The proposed commencement is March 16, 2011, and the proposed date of completion is December 31, 2015. The proposed future use of the land is Rangeland. Additional information and tentative decision date may be obtained from the Division of Reclamation, Mining, and Safety, 1313 Sherman Street, Room 215, Denver, Colorado 80203, (303)866-3567, or at the Rio Blanco County Clerk and Recorder’s office; 555 Main Street, Meeker, CO 81641, or the above-named applicant. A complete copy of the application is available at the above-named County Clerk and Recorder’s office and at the Division’s office. Comments concerning the application and exhibits must be in writing and must be received by the Division of Reclamation, Mining, and Safety by 4:00 p.m. on March 7, 2011. Please note that under the provisions of C.R.S. 34-32.5-101 et seq. Comments related to noise, truck traffic, hours of operation, visual impacts, effects on property values and other social or economic concerns are issues not subject to this Office’s jurisdiction. These subjects, and similar ones, are typically addressed by your local governments, rather than the Division of Reclamation, Mining, and Safety or the Mined Land Reclamation Board. Published: February 24, 2011 Rio Blanco Herald Times.
TOWN OF MEEKER BOARD OF TRUSTEES AGENDA – March 1, 2011 – 7:00 P.M. Town Hall – 345 Market Street. I. Call to Order. II. Roll Call. III. Approval of the Agenda. IV. Approval of the Previous Minutes. V. Approval of the Monthly Vouchers. VI. Departmental Updates. VII. Public Participation. VIII. New Business: A. Request from Meeker Lions Club for Special Events Liquor License approval for Pioneers Medical Center Fundraiser, May 14, 2011 at 200 Main Street; B. Bid award for “cold planer” for Caterpillar multi-terrain loader; C. Board approval of Engineer for Market Street Sidewalk Design. IX. Mayor’s remarks. X. Town Manager’s Reports. XI. Town Attorney’s Reports. XII. Other Board Business. XIII. Adjournment. Published: February 24, 2011, Rio Blanco Herald Times.
MEEKER SCHOOL DISTRICT RE-1 Board of Education Meeting, Tuesday, March 1, 2011, 7:00 p.m., Central Administration Office, 555 Garfield Street. AGENDA – An updated agenda is posted at the Meeker Post Office and is available on the Meeker School District’s website at: www.meeker.k12.co.us Published: March 1, 2011 Rio Blanco Herald Times.
TOWN OF RANGELY Check Register January 2011. VENDOR, DESCRIPTION, AMOUNT. ACCUTEST MOUNTAIN STATES, Chemicals, $113.00; ACE WEST GRAVEL, Supplies, $606.60; AFLAC, Payroll deduction, $694.16; AIR LIQUIDE, Cylinder Rental, $349.37; AIRGAS INTERMOUNTAIN, Cylinder Rental, $113.99; AMERICAN WATER WORKS, Supplies, $445.00; ANIMAL CARE EQUIPMENT & SERVICES, Expenses, $105.84; ARN, FERN, Expenses, $63.24; ASHLEY VALLEY ANIMAL HOSPITAL, Animal Shelter Expenses, $1,321.29; AWESOME BLOSSOM FLORAL, Supplies, $85.00; BACHARACH, Supplies, $428.42; BISCO, Supplies, $7.85; BRESNAN, WRV Television, $90.61; CALIFORNIA CONTRACTORS, Supplies, $118.68; CASTO, BRAD, Council Stipend, $100.00; CCCMA, Dues, $225.00; CENTURY EQUIPMENT COMPANY, Services, $381.36; CENTURYLINK, Telephone/Services, $2,356.83; CERTIFIED BUSIINESS SVC INC, Supplies, $345.62; CIRSA, Premiums, $31,022.91; CMCA, Dues, $90.00; CMJA, Services, $215.00; CNCC AERO CLUB, Grants, $250.00; COLO DEPT OF HUMAN SVCS, OJW Surcharge, $230.00; COLORADO CPA SERVICES, Services, $125.00; COLORADO DEPT OF PUBLIC HEALTH, Dues, $25.00; COLORADO MUNICIPAL LEAGUE, Dues, $1,121.00; COLORADO RURAL WATER ASSN, Dues, $300.00; COLO STATE BOARD OF PHARMACY, Licenses, $160.00; COLO STATE TREASURER, Unemployment, $789.28; COLUMBINE FORD, Services, $49.50; COMMERCIAL SPECIALISTS, Services, $360.00; COUNTRYSIDE VETERINARY CLINIC, Services, $92.30; CSED, Garnishment, $283.30; DAVIS, PAULA, Council Stipend, $150.00; DUCEY’S ELECTRIC, Services, $1,619.61; EMC PLUMBING & HEATING, Expenses, $262.50; FAMILY SUPPORT REGISTRY, Payroll deduction, $345.06; FARIS MACHINERY COMPANY, Services, $485.00; FIDELITY ADVISOR FUNDS, Retirement funds, $15,984.94; FPPA, PD Insurance, $334.26; FRESH EXPRESS CLEANING, Uniforms, $35.50; GALLS, Uniforms, $15.98; GIOVANNI’S, Meals, $36.25; GOHR, CLAYTON, Council Stipend, $100.00; GRAND VALLEY IMAGING, Copier maint agree, $70.14; GREAT AMERICAN LEASING COMPANY, Lease, $374.65; HACH, Services, $2,005.97; HANSON INTERNATIONAL, Supplies, $90.21; HATCH, LISA, Council Stipend, $100.00; HEATH CONSULTANTS, Supplies, $296.63; HERCULES INDUSTRIES, Supplies, $224.32; HERITAGE BUILDING & LUMBER, Supplies, $1,378.46; HONNEN EQUIPMENT, Services, $695.86; HUITT, FRANK, Council Stipend, $100.00; IOWA PRISON INDUSTRIES, Signs, $266.79; JJ’S AUTOMOTIVE, Auto Repairs, $811.25; KISSINGER & FELLMAN, Professional Fees, $3,766.28; LACAL, Services, $993.10; LINCARE, Supplies, $129.37; MACK NEWMAN HVAC, Services, $705.20; MAIL SERVICES, Services, $699.51; MESA COUNTY HEALTH DEPT, Services, $40.00; MOON LAKE ELECTRIC, Electricity, $11,926.18; MWI VETERINARY SUPPLY, Supplies, $133.10; NETWORKS UNLIMITED, Support, $3,686.33; NICHOLS STORE, Supplies, $297.76; NT CARQUEST, Supplies, $635.34; ONYX, Supplies, $237.00; PALISADE CONTRUCTORS, Services, $164,607.99; PIERNG, MEAGAN, Contract Labor, $207.00; PIPELINE TESTING CONSORTIUM, Testing, $2,410.00; PITNEY BOWES POSTAGE BY PHONE, Postage, $454.65; PROFESSIONAL FINANCE, Garnishment, $836.06; PROFESSIONAL TOUCH, Services, $1,564.00; QUALITY CARPET & FURNISHING, Gift Baskets, $840.00; QUILL, Supplies, $1,995.13; RANGELY AUTO PARTS, Supplies, $1,662.34; RANGELY HARDWARE, Supplies, $2,890.48; RANGELY SCHOOL FOUNDATION, Sales Tax Funding, $18,963.32; RANGELY TRASH SERVICE, Services, $850.00; RANGELY, TOWN OF, Utilities, $7,738.95; RELIABLE OFFICE SUPPLIES, Supplies, $178.24; RESPOND FIRST AID, Supplies, $31.45; RIO BLANCO SALES & USE TAX, Sales Tax Transfer, $30,100.45; RIO BLANCO HERALD TIMES, Advertising, $797.28; ROCKY MOUNTAIN HEALTH PLANS, Health Insurance, $23,351.74; ROCKY MOUNTAIN SUPPLY, Supplies, $559.75; ROMNEY, SHERMAN, Services, $1,512.00; ROWDY WORM, Supplies, $500.00; SCHMEUSER GORDON MEYER INC, Services, $8,842.50; SHROYER, BRENT, Council Stipend, $100.00; SIMONS PETROLEUM, Diesel, $1,942.77; SOCIETY FOR HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT, Dues, $180.00; STRATA, T1 Line, $247.50; STRIEGEL W.C., Services, $4,996.00; SUMMIT ENERGY, Gas Transmission/Transport, $109,073.12; THATCHER CHEMICAL, Chemicals, $869.32; TRANSUNION LLC, Services, $25.00; TRIPP, NEAL, Services, $130.00; TRUITT, MARY, Expenses, $22.13; UINTAH BASIN STANDARD, Advertising, $180.67; UNCC, Locates, $9.66; URIE, ELAINE, Council Stipend, $100.00; VERIZON WIRELESS, Cell Service, $1,158.37; VET CLINIC, Animal Shelter Expenses, $711.50; VISA, Expenses, $2,500.94; WALTER GROUP, Services, $3,386.32; WAGNER EQUIPMENT COMPANY, Services, $428.26; WESTERN IMPLEMENT, Supplies, $43.36; WHITE RIVER MARKET, Supplies, $169.39; WILCZEK, KAREN, Judges Fees, $300.00; WRB REC & PARK DISTRICT, Fee’s, $14.75; WRIGHT EXPRESS FLEET SERVICES, Fuel, $4,195.77; TOTAL, $493,775.86; Published: February 24, 2011; Rio Blanco Herald Times.
DISTRICT COURT, RIO BLANCO COUNTY, COLORADO, Court Address: Rio Blanco County Courthouse, 555 Main Street, P.O. Box 1150, Meeker, CO 81641, (970) 878-5622, (970) 878-4295 fax. IN THE MATTER OF THE PETITION FOR ORGANIZATION OF THE RIO BLANCO WATER CONSERVANCY DISTRICT. Attorneys for: Rio Blanco Water Conservancy Dist. Name: Edward B. Olszewski, Esq. Address: Olszewski, Massih & Maurer, P.C., 214 8th Street, Suite 210, P. O. Box 916, Glenwood Springs, CO 81602. Phone #: (970) 928-9100, Fax #: (970) 928-9600. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, Atty. Reg. #: 24723. Case Number: 90CV026. PUBLIC NOTICE AND NOTICE OF HEARING – TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN: PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that a Petition has been filed in the above referenced action requesting the appointment of Directors A and B to the Board of Directors of Rio Blanco Water Conservancy District. Said Petition requests the reappointment of the following named persons for four-year terms to expire March 31, 2015, to wit: Peggy Rector – Director A, Wade Cox – Director B. The Court will hear said Motion on the 1st day of April, 2011 at 3:00 p.m. in the District Court, Rio Blanco County Courthouse, Meeker, Colorado. All persons desiring to attend may do so. Applications for appointment as Director will be accepted by the District Court until March 2, 2011. Applications and resumes may be sent to the District Court of Rio Blanco County, Colorado, at 555 Main Street, Suite 303, Meeker, CO 81641, with copies submitted to the Rio Blanco Water Conservancy District in care of Edward B. Olszewski, Esq., Olszewski, Massih & Maurer, P.C., P.O. Box 916, Glenwood Springs, CO 81602, on or before March 2,2011. Applicants must have resided within the Rio Blanco District for a period of one year, and shall be the owner of real property within the Rio Blanco Water Conservancy District, and shall be knowledgeable in water matters with a background reflecting the agricultural, municipal, industrial, or other interests in the beneficial use of water within the Rio Blanco Water Conservancy District. Further information may be obtained from the District’s counsel, Edward B. Olszewski, at (970) 928-9100. /s/Edward B. Olszewski, Edward B. Olszewski, Esq., P.O. Box 916, Glenwood Springs, CO 81602. E-FILED PURSUANT TO C.R.C.P. 121. offices of Olszewski, Massih & Maurer, P.C. Published: February 24, 2011 in Rio Blanco Herald Times.
Missouri Creek Grazing Allotment – Opportunity to Comment on Environmental Analysis White River National Forest, Blanco Ranger District Rio Blanco County, Colorado The USDA Forest Service is seeking comments concerning a proposal to reissue the term grazing permit on the Missouri Creek domestic sheep grazing allotment. The action proposed, and this analysis, will enable the Forest Service to comply with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA)analysis prior to the re-issuance of the grazing permit. The Missouri Creek grazing allotment is located in the northern portion of the Blanco Ranger District on the White River National Forest, with the general land description of Township 1 North, Range 90 West, Sections 12 and 13; Township 1 North, Range 89 West, Sections 3-5 and 7-10; Township 2 North, Range 89 West, Sections 28 and 32-34. The purpose of this comment period is to provide an opportunity for the public to provide early and meaningful participation on a proposed action prior to a decision being made by the Responsible Official, Ken W. Coffin, Blanco District Ranger. Your comments are invited on this proposal. Written comments should be addressed to: Mary Cunningham, Blanco Ranger District, 220 E. Market St., Meeker, CO 81641; FAX: (970) 878-5173. The office business hours for submitting hand-delivered comments are: 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM Monday through Friday, excluding holidays. Electronic comments must be submitted in a format such as an email message, plain text (.txt), rich text format (.rtf), or Word (.doc) to email@example.com or to firstname.lastname@example.org. For further information you may call Mary Cunningham at (970)878-6015. It would be helpful to have your comments by March 25, 2011 so we can incorporate them into our environmental analysis process. When you comment, please include your name, address, telephone number, and organization represented, if any, and reference the project or assessment for which the comment is being submitted. Published: February 24, 2011 in Rio Blanco Herald Times
ORDINANCE NO. 2, Series 2011 AN ORDINANCE AMENDING MEEKER MUNICIPAL CODE, TITLE 18, CHAPTER 6, MEEKER RETAIL SALES/SMALL-SCALE MANUFACTURING OVERLAY ZONE ORDINANCE OF 1990, SECTION 18.6.104, JURISDICTION OF OVERLAY ZONE, AND THE 2010 ZONING DISTRICT MAP OF THE TOWN OF MEEKER (OFFICIAL MAP) WITH THE ADDITION OF CERTAIN LOTS WITHIN THE OVERLAY ZONE DISTRICT. WHEREAS, a property owner made an inquiry to the Town staff concerning potential uses of a parcel of real property in Block 26, located adjacent to the boundaries of the Retail Sales/Small-Scale Manufacturing Overlay Zone District (the “RS/SSM”); and, WHEREAS, this inquiry prompted the Town staff to examine the appropriateness and feasibility of enlarging the RS/SSM area, which, currently, includes Block 9, Lots 4,5,6,7,8, and 9 and Block 10, Lots 4,5, and 6; and, WHEREAS, subsequently, the Town staff made inquiry of another owner of real property owner located in Block 26, whose property abuts the boundary of the RS/SSM, the use of which property may be of a peculiar suitability with the uses provided in the RS/SSM; and the property owner was agreeable with the possible inclusion of such real property in the RS/SSM; and, WHEREAS, the Town planner, thereafter, pursuant to M.M.C. 18.1.148, submitted an application to amend the Town’s Zoning Map and amend M.M.C. 18.6.104 by including the following described real property, to wit: Lot 1, Block 26 (702 Main Street) and Lot 2, Block 26 (734 Main Street), (collectively, the “Subject Property”), within the boundaries of the RS/SSM (collectively, the “Proposed Amendments”); and, WHEREAS, on January 31, 2011, the Planning Commission held a public hearing concerning the Proposed Amendments, notice of which having been duly given in the Rio Blanco Herald Times newspaper; and, WHEREAS, at such public hearing, the public was given the opportunity to voice its opinion and a presentation was made by the Town staff concerning the Proposed Amendments and based upon the evidence presented at the public hearing, the Planning Commission recommended to the Town Board of Trustees (the “Town Board”) to approve the Proposed Amendments concerning the Subject Property; and, WHEREAS, the Town Board held a public hearing on February 15, 2011, at its regular meeting at Town Hall, 345 Market Street, Meeker, Colorado, to which hearing public notice was duly given in the Rio Blanco Herald Times Newspaper, concerning the Proposed Amendments; and, WHEREAS, the Town Board on the basis of the evidence produced at said public hearing has made the following determinations of fact: 1. That the Proposed Amendments concerning the Subject Property, have met the requirements of the laws of the State of Colorado and the ordinances of the Town; and, 2. That the hearing before the Town Board was complete and that all persons had an opportunity to speak; and, 3. That all pertinent facts, matters and issues were submitted for the Town Board’s consideration concerning the Proposed Amendments concerning the Subject Property, including the Subject Property’s peculiar suitability to the uses provided in the RS/SSM. NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF THE TOWN OF MEEKER, COLORADO: Section I: Meeker Municipal Code, Meeker Retail Sales/Small-Scale Manufacturing Overlay Zone Ordinance of 1990, Section 18.6.104 (1) shall be and hereby is amended, as provided hereinafter. [Any capitalized words or numbers which are underlined are proposed amendments, which is new material added to the present ordinance and any words or numbers with lines through them are material deleted from the present ordinance.]: “The provisions of this chapter shall apply to all land described as follows: Block 9, Lots 4,5,6,7,8, and 9; and Block 10, Lots 4,5, and 6; AND BLOCK 26, LOTS 1 AND 2. The Blocks and Lots designated herein shall be known as the Retail Sales/Small-Scale Manufacturing overlay Zone District, also referred to as the RS/SSM.” Section II. The 2010 Zoning District Map of the Town of Meeker (Official Map) is hereby amended with the inclusion of Lots 1 and 2, Block 26 in the RS/SSM. The Town planner is authorized to undertake any action necessary to amend the 2010 Zoning District Map of the Town of Meeker (Official Map), consistent with the provisions of this Ordinance. Section III. The Mayor and the Town Clerk are directed to execute this ordinance. Section IV. This ordinance shall become effective thirty (30) days after the date of its publication. INTRODUCED, READ, PASSED, ADOPTED AND ORDERED PUBLISHED AS PROVIDED BY LAW BY A VOTE OF 5 TO 0 OF THE TOWN OF MEEKER BOARD OF TRUSTEES AT A REGULAR MEETING HELD IN THE TOWN OF MEEKER ON THE 15TH DAY OF FEBRUARY, 2011. BOARD OF TRUSTEES TOWN OF MEEKER By: MANDI ETHERIDGE, Mayor, ATTEST: LISA COOK, Town Clerk. Publication Date: February 24, 2011 in Rio Blanco Herald Times.
COMBINED NOTICE CRS 38-38-103 FORECLOSURE SALE NO. 10-33. To Whom It May Concern: This Notice is given with regard to the following described Deed of Trust: On November 15, 2010, the undersigned Public Trustee caused the Notice of Election and Demand relating to the Deed of Trust described below to be recorded in the County of Rio Blanco records. Original Grantor(s): SAMME K. ELDER; Original Beneficiary(ies): MOUNTAIN VALLEY BANK; Current Holder of Evidence of Debt: MOUNTAIN VALLEY BANK; Date of Deed of Trust: 8/15/2007, modified 2/29/2008, 6/23/2008, 12/30/2008 and 6/05/2009; County of Recording: Rio Blanco; Recording Date of Deed of Trust: 8/27/2007, 3/3/2008, 7/3/2008, 1/2/2009, 6/12/2009; Recording Reception Number: 289668, 291562, 292834, 294663 and 296017; Original Principal Amount: $43,312.00; Outstanding Principal Balance: $38,634.88. Pursuant to CRS 38-38-101(4)(i), you are hereby notified that the covenants of the deed of trust have been violated as follows: failure to pay principal and interest when due together with all other payments provided for in the evidence of debt secured by the deed of trust and other violations thereof. THE LIEN FORECLOSED MAY NOT BE A FIRST LIEN. THE PROPERTY DESCRIBED HEREIN IS ALL OF THE PROPERTY CURRENTLY ENCUMBERED BY THE LIEN OF THE DEED OF TRUST. NORTH 25 FEET OF LOT 2 BLOCK 9 TOWN OF MEEKER, COLORADO Also known by street and number as: VACANT LAND, MEEKER, CO 80461. NOTICE OF SALE – The current holder of the Evidence of Debt secured by the Deed of Trust, described herein, has filed Notice of Election and Demand for sale as provided by law and in said Deed of Trust. THEREFORE, Notice Is Hereby Given that I will at public auction, at 10:00 A.M. on Wednesday, 03/16/2011, at Office of the Public Trustee, Rio Blanco County Courthouse, 555 Main Street, Meeker CO 81641, sell to the highest and best bidder for cash, the said real property and all interest of the said Grantor(s), Grantor(s)’ heirs and assigns therein, for the purpose of paying the indebtedness provided in said Evidence of Debt secured by the Deed of Trust, plus attorneys’ fees, the expenses of sale and other items allowed by law, and will issue to the purchaser a Certificate of Purchase, all as provided by law. First Publication: 1/27/2011 Last Publication: 2/24/2011 Name of Publication: Rio Blanco Herald Times. NOTICE OF RIGHTS – YOU MAY HAVE AN INTEREST IN THE REAL PROPERTY BEING FORECLOSED, OR HAVE CERTAIN RIGHTS OR SUFFER CERTAIN LIABILITIES PURSUANT TO COLORADO STATUTES AS A RESULT OF SAID FORECLOSURE. YOU MAY HAVE THE RIGHT TO REDEEM SAID REAL PROPERTY OR YOU MAY HAVE THE RIGHT TO CURE A DEFAULT UNDER THE DEED OF TRUST BEING FORECLOSED. A COPY OF SAID STATUTES, AS SUCH STATUTES ARE PRESENTLY CONSTITUTED, WHICH MAY AFFECT YOUR RIGHTS, IS ATTACHED TO ALL MAILED COPIES OF THIS NOTICE. HOWEVER, YOUR RIGHTS MAY BE DETERMINED BY PREVIOUS STATUTES. A NOTICE OF INTENT TO CURE FILED PURSUANT TO SECTION 38-38-104 SHALL BE FILED WITH THE PUBLIC TRUSTEE AT LEAST FIFTEEN (15) CALENDAR DAYS PRIOR TO THE FIRST SCHEDULED SALE DATE OR ANY DATE TO WHICH THE SALE IS CONTINUED; A NOTICE OF INTENT TO REDEEM FILED PURSUANT TO SECTION 38-38-302 SHALL BE FILED WITH THE PUBLIC TRUSTEE WITHIN EIGHT (8) BUSINESS DAYS FOLLOWING THE SALE; DATE: 11/16/2010. Karen Arnold Public Trustee of Rio Blanco County, State of Colorado, /s/Karen Arnold By: Karen Arnold, Public Trustee ( S E A L) PUBLIC TRUSTEE RIO BLANCO CO COLO. The name, address, telephone number and bar registration number of the attorney(s) representing the legal holder of the indebtedness is: Robert Traylor #10730 Traylor, Tompkins & Black, P.C. 751 Horizon Court, Suite 200, Grand Junction, CO 81506 (970) 242-2636. Attorney file #: Elder. The attorney above is acting as a debt collector and is attempting to collect a debt. Any information provided may be used for that purpose. (c)Colorado Public Trustees’ Association Revised 12/2009.
COMBINED NOTICE CRS 38-38-103 FORECLOSURE SALE NO. 10-38. To Whom It May Concern: This Notice is given with regard to the following described Deed of Trust: On December 15, 2010, the undersigned Public Trustee caused the Notice of Election and Demand relating to the Deed of Trust described below to be recorded in the County of Rio Blanco records. Original Grantor(s): Kathryn Willis; Original Beneficiary(ies): Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc., as nominee for Universal Lending Corporation; Current Holder of Evidence of Debt: GMAC Mortgage, LLC; Date of Deed of Trust: 9/24/2009; County of Recording: Rio Blanco; Recording Date of Deed of Trust: 10/1/2009; Recording Reception Number: 296958; Original Principal Amount: $108,974.00; Outstanding Principal Balance: $107,728.01. Pursuant to CRS 38-38-101(4)(i), you are hereby notified that the covenants of the deed of trust have been violated as follows: failure to pay principal and interest when due together with all other payments provided for in the evidence of debt secured by the deed of trust and other violations thereof. THE LIEN FORECLOSED MAY NOT BE A FIRST LIEN. THE PROPERTY DESCRIBED HEREIN IS ALL OF THE PROPERTY CURRENTLY ENCUMBERED BY THE LIEN OF THE DEED OF TRUST. LOT 7, 8, 9, BLOCK 5, HILDENBRANDT’S SUBDIVIDED LOTS A PART OF THE TOWN OF RANGLEY COUNTY OF RIO BLANCO, STATE OF COLORADO. Also known by street and number as: 316 West Rio Blanco Avenue, Rangely, CO 81648. NOTICE OF SALE – The current holder of the Evidence of Debt secured by the Deed of Trust, described herein, has filed Notice of Election and Demand for sale as provided by law and in said Deed of Trust. THEREFORE, Notice Is Hereby Given that I will at public auction, at 10:00 A.M. on Wednesday, 04/13/2011, at Office of the Public Trustee, Rio Blanco County Courthouse, 555 Main Street, Meeker CO 81641, sell to the highest and best bidder for cash, the said real property and all interest of the said Grantor(s), Grantor(s)’ heirs and assigns therein, for the purpose of paying the indebtedness provided in said Evidence of Debt secured by the Deed of Trust, plus attorneys’ fees, the expenses of sale and other items allowed by law, and will issue to the purchaser a Certificate of Purchase, all as provided by law. First Publication: 2/24/2011 Last Publication: 3/24/2011. Name of Publication: Rio Blanco Herald Times. NOTICE OF RIGHTS – YOU MAY HAVE AN INTEREST IN THE REAL PROPERTY BEING FORECLOSED, OR HAVE CERTAIN RIGHTS OR SUFFER CERTAIN LIABILITIES PURSUANT TO COLORADO STATUTES AS A RESULT OF SAID FORECLOSURE. YOU MAY HAVE THE RIGHT TO REDEEM SAID REAL PROPERTY OR YOU MAY HAVE THE RIGHT TO CURE A DEFAULT UNDER THE DEED OF TRUST BEING FORECLOSED. A COPY OF SAID STATUTES, AS SUCH STATUTES ARE PRESENTLY CONSTITUTED, WHICH MAY AFFECT YOUR RIGHTS, IS ATTACHED TO ALL MAILED COPIES OF THIS NOTICE. HOWEVER, YOUR RIGHTS MAY BE DETERMINED BY PREVIOUS STATUTES. A NOTICE OF INTENT TO CURE FILED PURSUANT TO SECTION 38-38-104 SHALL BE FILED WITH THE PUBLIC TRUSTEE AT LEAST FIFTEEN (15) CALENDAR DAYS PRIOR TO THE FIRST SCHEDULED SALE DATE OR ANY DATE TO WHICH THE SALE IS CONTINUED; A NOTICE OF INTENT TO REDEEM FILED PURSUANT TO SECTION 38-38-302 SHALL BE FILED WITH THE PUBLIC TRUSTEE WITHIN EIGHT (8) BUSINESS DAYS FOLLOWING THE SALE; DATE: 12/16/2010 Karen Arnold Public Trustee of Rio Blanco County, State of Colorado /s/Karen Arnold By: Karen Arnold, Public Trustee ( S E A L) PUBLIC TRUSTEE RIO BLANCO CO COLO The name, address, telephone number and bar registration number of the attorney(s) representing the legal holder of the indebtedness is: Caren Jacobs Castle #11790, Barbara A. Bader #10394, Christa Kilk #29855, Deanna L. Westfall #23449, Keith A. Gantenbein, Jr. #39213, Deanne R. Stodden #33214, Jennifer C. Rogers #34682, Katharine E. Fisher #39230, Kimberly L. Martinez #40351, Elizabeth S. Marcus #16092, Britney Beall-Eder #34935, Christopher T. Groen #39976, Peter C. DeCamillis #38929 Castle Stawiarski, LLC 999 18TH ST., #2201, DENVER, CO 80202 (303) 865-1400. Attorney file #: 10-25466. The attorney above is acting as a debt collector and is attempting to collect a debt. Any information provided may be used for that purpose. (c)Colorado Public Trustees’ Association Revised 12/2009.