Letter to the Editor: In praise of Meeker’s first responders

Dear Editor: This letter is being written in appreciation of our wonderful, caring, going way beyond-the-call-of-duty Meeker Fire Department and its first responders. Share on Facebook

Letter to the Editor: Enefit oil project may benefit Rangely—local help needed

Dear Editor: On May 4, from 6 to 8 p.m., the Bureau of Land Management will hold a public meeting at the Rangely Recreation Center on the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) for a utility corridor from Bonanza to Enefit America Oil’s property on Rabbit Mountain. Share on Facebook

Letter to the Editor: PMC updating phone systems

Dear Editor: Pioneers Medical Center would like to give our community of Meeker a “Heads Up” as we will be converting our phone system to an automated answering system on April 18. The hospital has been experiencing an increase in phone calls and sometimes phone calls cannot be answered in a timely manner because staff […]

Letter to the Editor: David Luzmoor on Fire Board members

Dear Editor: I ask that you offer the following comment to your readers in order to balance the prospective on the Meeker Fire Protection District Board of Directors. Share on Facebook

Letter to the Editor: Drug companies’ 2015 profits were $45 billion

Dear Editor: One thing I have to seriously consider in this election for president is one who I hope will do something about prescription costs. Share on Facebook

Letter to the Editor: Meeker couple thanks officers, responders

Dear Editor: We would like to take a moment and offer a huge thank you to the Meeker Police Department/Chief Bob Hervey, Meeker Fire Rescue EMT, the Rio Blanco County Sheriff’s Office, Pioneers Medical Center emergency and triage team as well as all first responders for their quick actions and much needed comforting as the […]

Letter to the Editor: Explaining the role of the fire district board

Dear Editor: You have asked for a response to criticism of how the Board of the Meeker Fire Department conducts its business. The response is best provided by a description of who we are and what we do. Share on Facebook

Disappointed in comments regarding Meeker Fire Board

Dear Editor: I would like to say how disappointed and saddened I was to read such bias regarding the Fire Department at the end of an otherwise positive article by Mr. McMahon in his commentary about the Fireman’s Ball. Share on Facebook

Letter to the Editor: Why Jon Hill is running for re-election

Dear Editor: Since the Republican County Assembly, I have been thinking of topics for a column. Then, a few days ago, I ran into a man who grew up in Rangely and left in 1993. He was a senior when I was a freshman. He had recently been in Rangely and we discussed how it […]

Letter to the Editor: Today is last day to comment on Use Plan

Dear Editor: The White River and Douglas Creek conservation districts, in partnership with Rio Blanco County, are developing a Land and Resource Use Plan (Plan) for the citizens of Rio Blanco County. The districts and county are requesting input from Rio Blanco County landowners and citizens, and all comments must be submitted on line or […]

Letter to the Editor: Thanks to Rangely for quick action

Dear Editor: This is an open letter to the folks in Rangely. Share on Facebook

Letter to the Editor: Obama! Jobs you created

Dear Editor: Obama! Jobs you created. President Obama, you claim to have created hundreds of thousand of jobs. Share on Facebook