RBC I For the first time during 2016, statewide snowpack improved over the previous month as opposed to the declines that have occurred each month since Jan. 1, including in the Yampa and White River Basin.
RANGELY I The Rangely Middle School Track season was short and sweet, with a lot of kids coming back from last year’s team. We had an outstanding group of sixth graders and we lucked out with the weather.
MEEKER I The Meeker High School Cowboys high school baseball team finished the regular season with a 7-11 record, and they will now play in the district tournament.
RBC I Over more than three decades in Congress, I had the chance to question a lot of federal officials. Most of the time I wasn’t after anything dramatic; I just wanted to understand who was responsible for certain decisions. Want to know how often I got a straight answer? Almost never.
RBC I Candidate forums have been scheduled in the next two weeks for Rangely and Meeker, giving county voters a change to better decide who will be the best candidate for Rio Blanco County commissioners.
MEEKER I The Meeker High School Softball and Baseball Clinic will occur on Tuesday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Paintbrush Park Ball Fields for boys and girls in kindergarten through eighth grade and are free.
MEEKER I Colorado Parks and Wildlife’s Habitat Partnership Program will bid a fond farewell to Meeker livestock grower and agricultural icon Michael Grady. The 72-year-old rancher from Meeker will retire from the program’s White River committee at the end of May after serving a 23-year term, nearly as long as the program has existed.