Range Call: Four days of fun, games, music, celebration

RBCHS to honor Meeker Fire Dept.

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MEEKER I The Rio Blanco County Historical Society is inviting everyone to help celebrate the history of the Meeker Fire Department on Sunday.

Range Call CPRA rodeo…

Competing in a mud-packed arena after Friday night and Saturday night downpours, Ellie Anderson of Meeker took part in the Colorado Professional Rodeo Association-sanctioned rodeo at the Rio Blanco County Fairgrounds on Sunday evening. The stands had a good crowd on hand for the rodeo and all other events during the four-day Range Call Celebration.

Letter to the Editor: Thanks to American Legion in Meeker

Dear Editor: We would like to say thank you to The American Legion Post in Meeker for sending us to the Colorado Boy’s State in Pueblo, Colo. We enjoyed our time there and we are grateful for the experience. Sincere thanks, Sheridan Harvey and Casey Turner Meeker

Letter to the Editor: Thanks to American Legion in Meeker

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Dear Editor: We would like to say thank you to The American Legion Post in Meeker for sending us to the Colorado Boy’s State in Pueblo, Colo. We enjoyed our time there and we are grateful for the experience. Sincere thanks, Sheridan Harvey and Casey Turner Meeker

Meeker Fire Board takes time in search for new department chief

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MEEKER I The search for a new full-time Meeker fire chief continues as the Meeker Fire Board cautiously pursues the right choice to fill the vacancy left by the departure of former chief Marshall Cook.

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Obituary: Melba Ellen Hill

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Melba Ellen Hill passed away peacefully in her sleep at home on June 29, 2016. Melba arrived on Nov. 5, 1930 in Vernal, Utah. She was the middle child of Douglas and Eleanor Chew of Jensen, Utah.

From My Window: Despite deluges and mud, Range Call enjoyed by thousands

It was a wild Fourth of July weekend all around Rio Blanco County with the four-day celebration of the holiday beginning Friday night at the Rio Blanco County Fairgrounds with “the Pageant,” a 100-person-plus re-enactment of issues leading up to and including the Meeker Massacre, as well as Rangely kicking off its celebration Friday, Saturday […]

CPW Commission meets in Meeker today, Friday

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RBC I The Colorado Parks and Wildlife Commission will meet at the Freeman E. Fairfield Center, 200 Main St. in Meeker today and Friday.

Fireworks…

Rapidly fired rockets make for a great sight in the sky, and the rockets shot over Kenney Reservoir were even better when reflected on the lake’s vast expanse as they are fired on the far side of the reservoir. The display marked the end of the Rangely Fourth of July celebration, which had activities on Saturday, Sunday and Monday.

Classifieds: July 7, 2016

Ads for 07/07/16 ANNOUNCEMENTS ATV, Boat and Snowmobile Owners! You can now renew your Colorado OHV registrations on line at: www.parks.state.co.us ANNOUNCEMENTS The Rio Blanco Herald Times accepts all major credit cards. You can fax your classified ad or subscription to (970)878-4016 or email to: debbiew@theheraldtimes.com RIO BLANCO Masonic Lodge #80 meets 2nd and 4th […]