Rangely couple arrested on drug charges

RANGELY | Karl and Caron Wakefield of Rangely were arrested Jan. 21 on drug charges.

Madrid pleads guilty to felony drug charges

RBC I Luciano Madrid pleaded guilty Friday to an amended felony charge of intent to distribute methaphetamine and faces two to six years in prison.

Son set to make first court appearance July 17 in murder case; DA requests bond set at $2 million

RANGELY | When officers entered the house at 134 Darius Avenue on the afternoon of July 3, they found the body of Jerry Snider Sr. on the floor in the living room.

Locals remember elder Snider as ‘quiet guy … who got along with everybody’

RANGELY | Wes Torsell had only good things to say about his neighbor Jerry Snider Sr. Torsell lived next door to Snider Sr. on Darius Avenue in Rangely.

Rangely resident found dead in home, son charged with first-degree murder

RANGELY | A 50-year-old Rangely man – Jerry Snider Sr. – was found dead in his home Friday, and his son is in custody and has been charged with first-degree murder.

Police Blotter: June 19-25

Law enforcement activity for June 19-25, 2009, includes:

Law Enforcement Blotter: May 29-June4

Law enforcement activity for May 29-June 4

Law Enforcement Blotter: May 22-28

Law enforcement activity for May 22-28, 2009

April incidents up 17.3 percent

RBC — Incidents reported to the Rio Blanco County Sheriff’s Office significantly increased during April 2009, with a 17.3 percent increase in activity compared to April 2008.

Law Enforcement Activity: May 15-21

Activity for May 15-21, 2009

Police Blotter: Activity for May 8-14

Law Enforcement Activity for May 8-14

Flannery gets 90 days in jail

MEEKER — The former Rio Blanco County Historical Society’s volunteer treasurer — charged with using the organization’s funds for personal use — will spend 90 days in jail and was placed on probation for 10 years.