Letter to the Editor: We must pay attention this election

Dear Editor: Registered voters, we have to pay attention to hat has happened to this country the last 20 years, especially the last seven years under Obama’s presidency.

Letter to the Editor: Fire chief explains plans to leave

Dear Editor: This is an open letter to those who are members of the Rio Blanco Fire Protection District and the residents of Meeker.

Letter to the Editor: Thanks for helping out preschool, child care center

Dear Editor: The Herald Times printed an article written by Jennifer Hill about Rangely’s Giant Step Preschool and Child Care Center on Dec. 17, 2016. Giant Step Preschool is experiencing a financial struggle.

Letter to the Editor: Letter to Meeker Streaker riders

Dear Editor: This is an open letter to Meeker Streaker riders. It has been a tough winter and the snow is piling up. As we try to deal with the above-normal snowfall, the Streaker Team would like to mention a few items relative to traveling with the Meeker Streaker.

Letter to the Editor: Meeker Education Foundation benefit a success

Dear Editor: We want to thank the parents, grandparents, teachers and community members for filling the Fairfield Center in Meeker in support of our kids and the Meeker schools on Sunday, Jan. 31. They combined to make MEF’s second annual benefit a great success.

Letter to the Editor: In defense of entrance to justice center; people so rude

Dear Editor: I would like to express my disappointment with the residents of Meeker regarding their criticism of the front entrance of the justice center.

Letter to the Editor: The reason for the ugly justice center entry is what?

Dear Editor: I recently had personal contact with a county employee over the issue of the ugliest security entrance to their justice center (you note I said “their” and for sure it’s not mine) and was told there just wasn’t any rock available.

Letter to the Editor: Not fond of south entrance to new county justice center

Dear Editor: Rio Blanco Herald Times Editor Sean McMahon’s “From my Window” editorial column commented Feb. 4 about the tan brick appearance on the south entrance to the soon-to-open new Rio Blanco County Justice Center reported very unfavorable and widely shared opinions  by many Meeker taxpayers and voters.

Letter to the Editor: Please recognize mental illness

Dear Editor: On Aug. 26, 2014, our son, Logan Piper, was involved in an altercation with law enforcement in the parking lot of Pioneers Medical Center (PMC). Since rumors are sometimes inaccurate or incomplete, we would like to bring awareness and a better understanding of mental health to the community by sharing some of our […]

Letter to the Editor: From the governor’s office about wolves

Dear Editor: This is an open letter to Bob Amick of Meeker: Thank you for writing our office to share your thoughts on the resolution passed by the Colorado Parks and Wildlife Commission (PWC) on Jan. 13, 2016, regarding wolves in our state. Interest in wolves remains high in Colorado and the PWC resolution has […]

Letter to the Editor: Thanks for support, compassion

Dear Editor: We would like to thank the following persons and businesses for their compassion and support during our mom’s final days. Thanks to: Rhonda and Kim with Rangely Home Health; Drs. Abbie and Aguirre at Rangely District Hospital; Pastor Jasper Wiston; Amorrette Hawkins; Jerry Blankenship; Jake at Ashley Valley Funeral Home; and Chris and […]

Letter to the Editor: What local superintendents want from the state

Dear Editor: This is an open letter from the Colorado state school superintendents requesting adequate school funding from the Colorado State Legislature.