Meeker Chamber wins state award for veterans memorial

The Rio Blanco County Veterans Memorial, titled “Sacrifice and Resolution,” which now stands in front of the county courthouse in Meeker, was dedicated July 4, 2013.

MEEKER I Downtown Colorado, Inc. (DCI) and sponsors of the Governor’s Awards for Downtown Excellence have informed the Meeker Chamber of Commerce that the project “Rio Blanco County Veterans Memorial” is a winner of “The Best Small Town Public Space Project” award.

Meeker Chamber has new board members

MEEKER I The Meeker Chamber of Commerce has elected three new members to the organization’s board of directors.

Meeker Young Timers seeking young adults for networking, socialization

MEEKER I There’s a new group in Meeker, and it appears they are organizing. It appears they are looking for others who want to network, meet new people and enjoy all that Meeker has to offer.

Chamber beautifucation winners named

MEEKER | The Meeker Chamber of Commerce has announced the winners of its Meeker Beautification Event.

Chamber executives…


The Montrose Chamber of Commerce hosted the second annual Western Slope Chamber Executive Meeting on July 29 at the Bridges Golf Course and Country Club. Topics discussed were ballot initiatives, oil and gas, membership, industry trends, and events and fundraisers. Top row, left to right, are chamber executives: Stephanie Kobald (Meeker), Frank Ladd (Rifle), Diane […]

Kids and their bikes…


As part of Bike to Work Day on June 25, dozens of children from Meeker gathered at the old elementary school downtown to take part in safety classes, bike inspections by the Meeker Police Department, a bike rodeo and some fun rides around the area. The event was sponsored by the Eastern Rio Blanco Metropolitan […]

Meeker Chamber has day full of fun slated downtown after July 4th parade

MEEKER I A full slate of activities and events, some new and some returning, will take place in downtown Meeker as part of the annual Range Call Celebration.

Meeker Chamber of Commerce offers hospitality classes next week

MEEKER I Prior to the Meeker Chamber of Commerce starting a Meeker Ambassador Program (MAP), the chamber will offer local hospitality training next week to local businesses, employees and individuals to assist in providing high-quality service and hospitality to increase and improve tourism relations.

Range Call parade entries due Wednesday

MEEKER I The Meeker Range Call Parade is coming July 4, so those who would like to take part in the 10 a.m. event should contact the Meeker Chamber of Commerce as soon as possible.

Time to prep for Meeker parade

MEEKER I The Meeker Range Call Parade is coming during the Fourth of July weekend, so those who would like to take part should contact the Meeker Chamber of Commerce.

June is Ride to Work month: Events set for Wednesday

MEEKER I Colorado Bike Month is being celebrated during June in Meeker, and the Meeker Chamber of Commerce has a couple of activities planned including Bike to Work Day on Wednesday.

Business workshop to deal in incentives, government

MEEKER I A business workshop is planned in Meeker on Wednesday dealing with business incentives and what role government and business can play in determining our competitiveness. “Please share this information with your business boards and anyone else who may be interested,” said Katelin Cook, Rio Blanco County’s economic development coordinator. “I know this topic […]