Letter to the Editor: Open letter to Frank Cooley’s family

Dear Editor: This is an open letter to Frank Cooley’s family: Karen, Andrew and Michaela.

Letter to the Editor: Thanks to those who helped out

Dear Editor: Meeker is a town of heroes. Not just military heroes like Tom Kilduff and Ernie Garcia, but the everyday folks who go into action whenever they hear of someone in need. I have personally benefited from these heroes many times. The most recent examples are the folks who gave up part of their […]

Letter to the Editor: Let’s keep Medicare strong

Dear Editor: As the 49th anniversary of the Medicare Act came on Thursday, July 30, it is important that Coloradans and all Americans understand how critical Medicare is to keeping seniors out of poverty.

Letter to the Editor: Dr. Dorsett won’t return to MHS

Dear Editor: I tried to negotiate a contract with the Meeker School District which would alleviate disagreements between myself and the high school principal and which would also help the district overcome its “fiscal emergency,” but after six weeks of talks, Superintendent Matt Meyer finally rejected my proposal.

Letter to the Editor: Tough letter from Town of Meeker

Dear Editor: On July 3, I found a notice from Meeker’s Code Enforcement Office in my mailbox. We were given 15 days to remove all weeds and grass over 6 inches tall. If we failed to comply, we could be fined $1,000 and/or be sentenced to 90 days in jail for each day of non-compliance.

Letter to the Editor: Thanks from Rust family to Meeker community

Dear Editor: The family of Rayola Rust would like to thank all of the family, friends and community members for their support both during her illness and also after the loss of our sweet mother.

Letter to the Editor: Conservation District board member explains resignation

Dear Editor: On May 12, 2014, I resigned my position as a board member of the White River Conservation District.

Letter to the Editor: Town of Meeker clean-up too tough on some residents

Dear Editor: Last week, some friends of ours received a notice in their mailbox from the Town of Meeker. The notice threatened them with a $1,000 fine and/or 30 days in jail if they did not cut their grass within the next 15 days.

Letter to the Editor: Vandiver wants Meeker to continue fluoridation

Dear Editor: This is open letter to the Meeker Town Board and the citizens of Meeker on fluoridation. Don’t be tricked by the half-truths and misleading statements about fluoridation in community water systems. Fluoridation is supported by every national and international health care or scientific organization.

Letter to the Editor: Thanks for love and support during illness

Dear Editor: We would like to send a heartfelt thank you to everyone who showed us unconditional love and support while our family went through Althea’s illness. Your thoughts, prayers and well-wishes helped ease the burden.

Letter to the Editor: PMC board excited about expanded care

Dear Editor: I am really excited about the expanded care that will be offered at the new Pioneers Medical Center. Of course, all of the current services offered at the Meeker Family Health Center, the Pioneers Hospital and the Walbridge Wing will be available at the new facility. But even

Letter to the Editor: Commissioner on environmental group

Dear Editor: June 16 was the deadline for comments on the Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed rule change for the operation of the Bonanza Power Plant. This infringement on Deseret’s permit was brought on by the WildEarth Guardians.