Becky Dunham, owner of Meeker General Mercantile, urges board members of the ERBM Recreation and Park District to reconsider the Range Call committee’s request for donated funding to support this year’s Range Call Celebration. Dunham was one of several business owners in attendance at Tuesday night’s meeting in response to a letter sent to businesses from the recreation district. According to Michael Weinbrecht, ERBM Recreation District executive director, the board rejected the proposal primarily due to statutory limits set forth by the state, but “they are looking for ways to help in 2013.” Paul Sheridan replied, “There may not be a 2013, sir.”
The following column appeared in the Herald Times before the Utes returned to the White River Valley and it caused many people to talk about the future of the Meeker Pageant. Some questioned my reasoning […]
MEEKER | The chamber of commerce sponsored a dunk tank as part of Saturday’s Range Call activities. Various locals took the plunge.
MEEKER I The Veterans of Foreign Wars organization traces its roots back to 1899, when veterans of the Spanish-American War (1898) and the Philippine Insurrection (1899-1902) founded local organizations to secure rights and benefits for […]