County-wide donations…

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Chris Archuleta, right, a graduate of Meeker schools and a representative of Chevron, presented a check worth $15,000 to Iris Franklin, left, the president of the Meeker School District Board of Education, on Tuesday night.

CNCC, Chevron join for tour, donation

Taking part in last week’s site tour for Colorado Northwestern Community College (CNCC) officials, given by Chevron representatives, were, from left to right: CNCC public information officer Becky Dubbert; Chevron ALCR representative Robert Lopez; Chevron production team lead Fletcher Buckler; CNCC Foundation representative Tim Webber; Chevron operations supervisor Luke Allred; and CNCC President Russell George.

RANGELY I Colorado Northwestern Community College staff met up with local Chevron USA employees at the Rangely Weber Sand Unit last week to review Chevron’s current operation.

Chevron gives STEM money

(From left) During Rangely School District’s Board of Education meeting last week, Chevron plant operations supervisor Kelly Brown and operations supervisor Luke Allred presented a $20,000 check to Rangely Junior-Senior High School principal Berry Swenson to help fund an upper-level math and science position. The company is partnering with the board’s STEM (Science, Math, Engineering and Technology) Consortium, whose goal is to help the top one-third of students in the district excel.

RANGELY I The Rocky Mountain Area of Chevron’s Mid-Continent Business Unit gave $20,000 to the RE-4 school district at its board meeting Jan. 15. Chevron operations supervisor Luke Allred and plant operations supervisor Kelly Brown presented the check, which will help fund an upper-level math and science faculty position, to Rangely Junior-Senior High School principal […]

Chevron donates $100,000 for new fire trucks

Several people from Chevron, the Rangely Rural Fire Protection District, including board members (FB), firefighters (FF) and Rangely Town Council (TC) members gathered at the firehouse to accept a $100,000 donation from Chevron. Those attending included Rod Ficken (Chevron Pipeline), fire chief Andy Shaffer, Cisco Lucero (FF), Kyle Hixson (Chevron-FF), Gary Denny (FF), Rick Moran (Chevron-FF), Jasper Whiston (FF), Melissa Dembowski (FF), Kindal Cushman (FF), Leonard Lane (FB), Brad Casto (TC), Vince Wilczek (Rangely Chief of Police), Lisa Hatch (TC), Roy Kinney (Rangely PD), Jeff Rodell (Chevron), Elaine Urie (TC), Luke Allred (Chevron), Tim Webber (president of FB), Kelly Brown (Chevron) and Peter Brixius (Rangely Town Manager and FB member).

RANGELY I A formal ceremony last Thursday marked a $100,000 donation by the Chevron Corporation toward the purchase of two new Rangely Rural Fire Protection District (RRFPD) fire trucks.

Award …

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The first Chevron Natural Resources Scholarship was recently awarded to Taylor Poos-Benson (right) of Morrison, Colo. Jeff Roedell (left) from the local Chevron office was on hand to congratulate Taylor and to present his award certificate.

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John Boyd, president of Colorado Northwestern Community College, was all smiles as he prepared for a ribbon-cutting ceremony Nov. 12 to celebrate the college’s partnership with Chevron Energy Solutions.

RANGELY I No more using Bunsen burners to heat the science lab. No more issuing electric heaters to students to warm their dorm rooms. No more snowdrifts in hallways. Thanks to a partnership with Chevron Energy Solutions, students and faculty at Colorado Northwestern Community College will be more comfortable this winter.

Energy Forum and Expo CO starts Friday

RBC — The Third Annual Energy Forum and Expo CO will be in Grand Junction Friday, Feb. 22 at Two Rivers Convention Center.