Williams recently separated into two stand-alone, publicly-traded corporations, Williams and WPX Energy. Representatives from both were in Meeker to donate $15,000 towards the purchase of a second quick-response vehicle for the Piceance Creek area. Kevin McDermott with WPX Energy presented the check to Dr. Albert Krueger, chief of staff at Pioneers Medical Center and and one of the coordinators for medical and emergency services in the Piceance Creek basin. T.J. Oden (far right) of Williams was also pictured with Meeker Volunteer Fire and Rescue board members Bud Miles (far left) and Bill Smith. Employees of several energy companies in the Piceance Creek area are being trained as first responders by Dr. Krueger and his staff.
RANGELY — Rod and Lenora Smuts of Rangely are this week’s “home of honorees.” Rod moved to Rangely in 1960. Lenora is a Rangely native. The couple has been married 35 years.
MEEKER I Winners of the ninth annual Scrub Shirt Classic, a 5K walk and run, and a one mile run, sponsored by Pioneers Medical Center are as follows: