Grand opening Friday for new business

MEEKER I A new business, Country Raised, will hold a grand opening and ribbon cutting at noon Friday at 275 6th St., in downtown Meeker. Country Raised offers farmhouse-style décor, classic toys, Colorado chocolates and more, according to owner Makala Barton. Sponsored by the Meeker Chamber of Commerce, the ribbon cutting will feature snacks prepared […]

Ribbon cuttings…

The Meeker Chamber of Commerce held a grand opening and ribbon cutting for the new Smoking River Studio Arts business at 627 Main St. in downtown Meeker. It is a juried, member-owned and operated artisan cooperative that operates as a gallery and studio. The business was the brain child of Jill and Dale Dunbar with the help of several other residents. Present for the ribbon cutting were, from left to right: Allison Kobald, chamber executive director Stephanie Kobald, artist Tony Francis, artist Steve Gamba, artist Cindy Rholl, artist Ted Relihan, artist Stephanie Gamba, photographer Dale Hallebach, artist Kathy Mayburry, artist Jaclyn Hafkenshiel, Cindy Welle, Jill Dunbar, young Jackson Dunbar, Dale Dunbar, artist Pat Sheeran-Daggett, Jere Taylor and chamber president Diana Jones.

Grand opening today for Smoking River Studio Arts

MEEKER I The Meeker Chamber of Commerce is holding a ribbon cutting today for the grand opening of Smoking River Studio Arts, located at 627 Main St. in downtown Meeker. The grand opening and ribbon cutting will run from 6:30-8 p.m. Casserole Beans, a local Meeker band, will play for the event, to which the […]

Business leaders’ lunch June 3

MEEKER I The next Meeker Business Leaders Luncheon will be held June 3 and will focus on helping employees to improve their work.

Meeker grants help local businesses improve properties

MEEKER I The Town of Meeker is continuing the town grant program aimed at encouraging and helping town businesses succeed and enhance their building and business site appearances.

Ribbon cutting…

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Free business workshop today in Meeker

MEEKER I The Meeker Chamber of Commerce and Rio Blanco County will offer two subjects in a workshop related to starting a new business in Colorado today and Friday from 5:30-8 p.m. at the Meeker Public Library. Call 970-878-5510 for more info or call to register at 970-243-5242.

Western Exposures Realty adds Alex Plumb to team

Alex Plumb

MEEKER I Western Exposures Realty LLC is pleased to welcome new associate broker Alex Plumb to the real estate team.

Starting a new business topic of April 28 workshop

MEEKER I The Meeker Chamber of Commerce and Rio Blanco County will offer two subjects in a workshop related to starting a new business in Colorado on April 28.

New business…

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Friends, family and fellow business owners joined the Meeker Chamber of Commerce in congratulating Vanessa Trout, owner of Blanco Cellars, at the outlet’s ribbon cutting ceremony and grand opening on Friday. From left to right are: Kathy Trout, Dave Arnold, Katelin Cook, Stephanie Kobald (Chamber of Commerce), Ellene Meece,Trudy Burri (Chamber of Commerce), JoAnn Goss-Gardner […]

Meeker scholarship to aid cost of business workshop

MEEKER I Rio Blanco County, the Town of Meeker, private investors and the Meeker Chamber of Commerce are offering scholarships for area business owners who are interested in attending an intensive workshop to assist small business owners helping to transform their business and their community, into a destination location. Scholarship applications are due back on […]

Meeker ribbon cutting, wine tasting Friday

RBC I A variety of activities are planned Friday in Meeker for the monthly TGIF celebration, featuring a ribbon cutting and wine tasting and the re-opening of a business that has changed locations.