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A ribbon cutting was held Friday for Country Raised, a new store located at 275 6th St. in Meeker, owned by Makala Barton. The store specializes in farmhouse-style décor, classic style toys, Colorado-made chocolates and unique gifts. Present at the ribbon cutting were, from left to right, JoAnn Goss-Gardner of the chamber, Meeker Chamber Executive […]

Business expert to speak in Meeker and Rangely

RBC I Business and community leaders looking to revitalize their community and strengthen their businesses won’t want to miss an upcoming seminar titled “Once Optional, Now Required: The New Rules of Small Business Success” by Jon Schallert in Meeker and Rangely.

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.

Ribbon cutting…

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Chamber braves weather for annual member dinner, awards

Two major awards were presented Friday night at the annual Meeker Chamber of Commerce Membership and Awards Dinner, held outside this year near the gazebo between the old courthouse and new Justice Center in downtown Meeker. From left to right, Meeker Chamber Executive Director Stephanie Kobald, Chamber Board Member Ann Marie Scritchfield and her daughter, Eva, present Diane Dunham with the Citizen of the Year Award for all of her volunteer work for several organizations in Meeker. At far right is Meeker Board President Diana Jones.

Business workshop set today, Saturday

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. The workshops will run today from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at the Meeker Public Library with coaching sessions on Friday at 10:30 and 11:30 a.m. Call […]

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.

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.

Chamber seeks nominees for business of the year

MEEKER I The Meeker Chamber of Commerce is seeking nominations for the Meeker businesses of the year, which will be awarded at the chamber’s business appreciation dinner and award ceremony on May 6.